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Network Design Engineer - SC Cleared - Cisco / Juniper

12 Apr 2017
10 May 2017
Max Chamberlain
Clearance Level
Job Type

Network Design Engineer - Cisco / Juniper

SC Cleared


Competitive Salary, car allowance, bonus, healthcare & benefits

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My client, a major global IT Outsourcing company, are looking to recruit a number of Network Design Engineer to join their team based in Basingstoke.

Outline of role

The prime responsibilities of the Network Design Engineer are:

  • Provide day to day support to the Programme and Project Managers to deliver the required network configurations within all Transition and Migration Work Packages.
  • To support the Project Network Architects by configuring and implementing networks in line with the Network LLD designs.
  • To take ownership of network build documentation components for specific key programme activities such as Integration, Pre-Production and Live environment
  • Ensure the build documentation produced are fit for purpose and reusable through the life of the project.
  • Provide input into reports, when required, to the Lead Network Architect, Project Network architects and Project Managers
  • Liaise with other technical project team members such as Integrators and test engineers to ensure that the network element of the infrastructure and systems are built in a timely manner.
  • Willing to undertake customer site surveys to assist with proposed technical network design
  • Willing to travel within the UK and overseas if required
  • Provide 4th line support and work with relevant vendors to resolve issues

Essential skills

  • SC Clearance
  • Excellent network configuration experience using Juniper and Cisco technologies
  • Juniper and/or Cisco accreditation (CCNA, JNCIS-ENT preferable; Juniper JNCIA-Junos minimum)
  • Excellent knowledge and CLI experience of Junos and Cisco IOS
  • Experience of configuring LAN switches from Juniper and Cisco portfolio.
  • Routing protocols i.e. BGP,OSPF
  • Other network protocols such as TCP and UDP
  • VRF and VLAN configuration
  • SVI/RVI configuration
  • SNMPv3, Syslog, NTP configuration
  • AAA configuration
  • Access lists configuration
  • IP Addressing design
  • Network troubleshooting
  • Passive infrastructure - i.e. OM3 fibre, 62.5 /50 micron, fibre termination types

Desirable skills.

  • DV Clearance
  • Firewalls skills, specifically Juniper SRX range and Cisco ASA Next Generation

If you have the required skills and experience, please apply online. All suitable candidates will be contacted within 2 working days.

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