Senior Network Engineer

Ripon, North Yorkshire, England
£45000 - £56000 per annum
22 Nov 2016
20 Dec 2016
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Network Engineer

This Wide Area Network provider primarily serving the needs of the Public Sector within North Yorkshire requires an experienced Senior Network Engineer to join the team.

As part of the Networks team you will be responsible for ensuring high availability of the network, acting as 3rd line support for issues as well as being the Technical Design Authority (TDA) for new projects.

They are currently going through accreditation to CAS(T) standards as well as ISO27001 and ISO9001 and therefore experience with these standards (specifically ISO27001) would be very advantageous. They are also currently seeking to become an HSCN and PSN supplier and the Senior Network Engineer will play a major part in these projects.

Technical Knowledge/Experience

The following knowledge/working experience is essential:
- Network knowledge to a CCNP standard
- 3+ Years' experience within Networking including Experience in a similar role
- Familiar with Linux/Unix and networking tools such as Nagios and Cacti
- Experience supporting an MPLS network ideally within an ISP
- Cisco Routers and Switches (IOS)
- QoS
- 802.1ad (LACP)
- Cisco ASA

Person Specification

The Senior Network Engineer must have/be:
- Networking to CCNP standard
- Enthusiastic, focused, analytical, solution-seeker that has attention to detail and outcomes.
- Excellent problem solving skills
- Desire to learn and progress
- Strong interpersonal and communication skills
- Customer facing skills
- Able to work both independently and as a team
- Full UK Driving License
- Permitted to live and work in the UK
- Must achieve a DBS clearance


The following package is being offered for this job:
- Salary up to £56k per annum depending on experience (including on-call payment)
- Company van provided (Including commuting)
- 25 Days paid holiday per annum + bank holidays.
- Company Pension from April 17