Network Engineer

Ref No. EMP461787
Salary £45,000 - £50,000/annum
Location Portsmouth, England
Job type Permanent
Job Status Now Interviewing


Network Engineer opportunity based in Hampshire - SC Clearable candidates - up to 50k pa + benefits


Network Engineer experience

The Job

Network Engineer opportunity based in Hampshire - SC Clearable candidates - up to 50k pa + benefits

Fantastic opportunity to work with a high-profile defence organisation based in Hampshire. Due to the organisation and the work you will need to be SC Clearable with ITAR requirements.

This is a new opportunity for an experienced Network Engineer to join a team of dedicated IT professionals to deliver new and exciting IT systems into the Defence environment. The candidate shall have in-depth experience of installing and configuring Cisco Routers and Switches, and ideally have experience of Firewall products and network virtualisation technologies (e.g. VMWare NSX)

Key responsibilities:

  • Proactively work with solution architects and aid in the production of (and/or contributions to) proposals for work (preparation/justification of work programmes/plans/resource estimates)
  • Lead tasks to ensure delivered solution follow the defined design process and governance procedures and processes through design reviews
  • Be responsible for undertaking project work across the team as required - participation in reference groups, training and research on new functionality etc.

Knowledge, Skills and Experience Required

  • Practical experience in network design, implementation, configuration and testing (ideally CCNA Qualified)
  • practical experience of routing protocols (BGP, OSPF), compression and acceleration techniques
  • Specific skills in network security design, implementation, configuration and testing: Firewalls, Guards, Intrusion Detection, IPSec VPN, Computer / router IA lockdown, IP encryption, VOIP
  • Knowledge of JSP 604 and 440 and associated JSPs would be desirable.

Networkers acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

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