IT Network Engineer.
Network Engineer opportunity in a complex network environment with large amounts of connections and a high level of security requirements. Joining a strong team who are given a wide varied amount of work, especially as they start migrating to Azure, is a great chance to learn new skills with a company that provides a lot of training and a chance to get certified.
THE COMPANY WHY JOIN THEM? This company helps customers use energy better by retrieving energy data from the UK's largest energy-consuming organisations. The industry relies on the information they produce to trade, bill & understand billions of pounds of energy each year. Their specialist services, deliver tangible energy, carbon & cost savings to customers by giving access to data intelligence on 'how', 'when' & 'where' energy is used.
They need great people to help them deliver. They care about the things you do, being open & trustworthy & delivering on their promises. They invest in people, offering a challenging but supportive environment, allowing employees to grow & develop. In terms of career progression, with a comprehensive training programme, the only limit is your own drive to succeed.
Your mission: You'll be responsible for planning & design, supplier liaison, implementation duties, support of existing & future network installations, including the existing complex LAN/WAN environments, telephony, & security infrastructure. This is a hands-on technical role with administrator responsible for the company's networks, services & supporting components. The role incorporates design & implementation of network communications, solution improvements & implements system enhancements (software & hardware updates) that will improve the performance & reliability of the system. Work is controlled, precise & secure at all times in a busy & diverse company undergoing rapid change.
Title: IT Network Engineer.
Location: Milton Keynes (Remote working 2 / 3 days a week)
Duration: A Permanent appointment
Salary: up to £48,000 pa plus on-call allowance (£4k pa) bonus pension insurance etc.
Start Date: ASAP.
About you: You'll have experience & strong, hands-on technical knowledge of Cisco routers & switches & WAN, LAN, VLAN, Wireless & VPN design & implementation. A solid technical background in a hosted & cloud services environment including infrastructure, hardware, software, & telecommunications. Good knowledge of IT security practices including – Network segmentation, Firewall policy creation & auditing, patch management, IDS/IPS, VPN profiles & tunnelling technologies.
Strong working knowledge of Network design, routing & VLANs & TCP/IP fundamentals, IPv4/IPv6, MPLS, routing protocol operation. As well as network performance, QoS & fault tolerance diagnosis/troubleshooting for all network devices (routers, switches, WAN, LAN & Wireless circuits, firewalls, & protocols) in an enterprise environment.
As important as your technical skills is a positive & enthusiastic can-do attitude with a conscientious, accurate & diligent mindset. You'll need to be flexible, willing & able to cope with change in a complex pressurised environment with conflicting demands. It goes without saying clear communication & good interpersonal skills with a customer-focused, switched on attitude to customer management taking ownership for issue resolution are going to be needed.
You'll possess good verbal & written communication skills & proficiency in writing technical specifications, & professional certification (preferred but not mandatory).
WHAT NEXT? Call Simon or Laura on (phone number removed) or email (url removed) to apply & learn more about this great role.
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