Experis IT

Network Design Authority (SC Cleared)

Recruiter
Location
Hook
Salary
£550 - £600 per day
Posted
06 Feb 2017
Closes
06 Mar 2017
Ref
J361577A
Contact
Sophie Garty
Clearance Level
SC
Job Type
Contract

We are looking for an SC Cleared Network Design Authority Engineer to join our client, a global IT outsourcing company, on an initial 3 month contract based in Hook. Due to the client and project nature candidates must have SC Clearance.

Main Tasks:

· From a technical perspective you will work with various LAN and WAN technologies within large enterprise network environments.
· Products which you will be able to get experience with are mainly HP, Cisco (Routers, Switches and wireless controllers); Riverbed WAN accelerators, Aruba wireless, Software Defined Networks, F5 BigIP Load Balancers and many other cutting edge technologies.
· Senior Network Engineer will design, manage and implement complex network changes as part of a project preparation and implementation for the existing and new customers.
· You will be involved in creating network solutions, high and low level designs, migrations or new device implementations.
· You will analyze and solve complex problems involving multiple support teams, Identify root cause of issues and make appropriate recommendation to avoid future failure.
· You will pro-actively investigate and advise on network design improvements across the range of customer services.

Requirements:
· SC security clearance required
· Experience in leading creating of high level designs as Networking Technical Authority / Networking Design Authority
· Design Engineer with Switch and routing Bios.
· Must have at least 3-5 years network experience.
· Cisco CCNP or other equivalent professional level of certification
· Knowledge of Cisco or HP routers and switches technologies is a must.
· Knowledge in at least one more technology (Load balancers, proxy servers, wireless, voice etc.)
· Has sufficient depth and breadth of technical knowledge to design and scope multiple deliverables across a number of technologies.
· Degree in Computer Science, Telecommunication or equivalent.
· Excellent coordination and communication skills.
· Experience in project related activities.
· Team Player.

Qualifications

Advantages:
· Certification: HP ASE, HP MASE, CCIP, CCDP, CCNP Security, CCIE, Checkpoint CCSA/CCSE, Juniper JNCIA/JNCIE, Fortinet/Fortigate certification.
· Knowledge of one or all of the following technologies equipment is extremely beneficial: - F5 Load Balancers / Checkpoint Firewalls, Cisco and HP Wireless / Riverbed WAN accelerators.
· Understanding of IT Service Management (ITSM) and IT Infrastructure Libraries (ITIL) processes

Interested candidates should submit their CV in the first instance. Sophie . Garty @ experis . co . uk / 0161 924 3651