Infrastructure Engineer – Linux – Hybrid – Salary to £50,000

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Infrastructure Engineer – Linux – Hybrid – Salary to £50,000

As a Infrastructure Engineer – Linux, you are responsible for maintaining the operational integrity of transit and access networks. Serving customers across 10 countries, positioned in 8 Data Centres across the globe. Providing expert technical assistance to other team members and colleagues, whilst delivering a network transformational programme that underpins the company's strategic goals.

Ideally you will have hands-on operations experience working with large wide area networks, as you join the Network Engineering team. You will be expected to provide both onsite and remote support globally to our technical teams who have critical maintenance and development programs across all tiers of our infrastructure.

You will possess strong interpersonal and organisational skills, including the ability to meet deadlines, work in a team environment, follow written policies and procedures, and always maintain superior customer service.

The successful candidate will:

Large scale network infrastructure asset ownership, maintenance, deployment, and assurance
Key stakeholder in platform design, implementation, and optimization projects
Providing escalation support for internal teams and customers across all tiers of the network
Transit, Peering & Colocation expertise
Traffic optimization, availability, capacity management and routing resilience
Administration of monitoring platforms
Produce network documentation to a high standard
Service management of 3rd party vendors
Project planning and delivery
Out of hours maintenance UK & International
Rota on call support
Actively work on service improvement plans to drive improvements, cost efficiency and performance
Provide full lifecycle management of network/security devices, including reviewing and implementing network upgrades

Key Skills

Experience with Linux Operating System and Open-Source Networking tools (OpenVPN)
IP networking and Routing & Switching
Expert level internetworking troubleshooting in a large-scale network environment
WAN circuits and protocols (Ethernet, VPN)
Dynamic IP Routing protocols (OSPF, ISIS, BGP)
Excellent HLD/LLD design documentation skills
Knowledge of network management, network availability and capacity planning applications and techniques
Extensive expertise with general firewall configuration and support, including IPsec VPN configuration and troubleshooting
Strong experience in network traffic monitoring, analysis, packet capture, and troubleshooting
Understanding of ITIL methodology in Incident, Problem and Change Management

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