Network Support Engineer (SC/DV)

28 Feb 2017
28 Mar 2017
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Network Support Engineer (SC/DV) - Contract - Gloucestershire - £competitive

Synergize Consulting are now hiring for a Network Support Engineer to work for a leading defence client based in Gloucestershire on a contract basis.

The Engineer as part of a larger 3rd-level Networks management team will provide specialist support for Network equipment and cabling (copper & fibre) infrastructure, including all IP network devices i.e. routers (including all onsite All Encrypted Network (AEN) routers), switches, cryptographic devices, Firewalls, VoIP and VTC services.
The Engineer will support LAN/WAN infrastructure through incident, change, problem and configuration management.  The role will encompass support for Trails, projects and exercises, routine and emergency maintenance and Capacity and demand management. 

Experience required:

- Commercial experience in a network support role, ideally within a government or defence environment

- Holding a JNCP/Junos certification such as JNCIA, JNCIP, JNCIE etc would be highly desirable

- Strong knowledge of Juniper routers and switches

- Previous LAN/WAN support and TCP/IP protocol knowledge

- Knowledge of ITIL would be desirable

- Due to the nature of the client, it would be an advantage for candidates to hold, or be eligible and willing to undergo, a certain level of security clearance (SC or DV).

If you are looking to take the next exciting step in your IT career, please send in your CV for immediate consideration.