3rd Line Network Engineer - (Juniper Focused)

Harris Global
55000.00 GBP Annual
01 Dec 2016
02 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Network, Juniper, 3rd Line, Infrastructure, Solarwinds, CCNP, Cisco, London

Harris Global are currently recruiting for a 3rd Line Network Engineer with a Juniper focus to work with a leading managed service provider based in South London. This is an excellent opportunity to join a quality company who have some of the largest multi-national companies as their end clients, and are committed to creating a workplace that allows their staff to grow and prosper.

The 3rd Line Network Engineer will report to the Network Operations Manager be responsible for analysing, designing, installing, configuring and maintaining of network infrastructure and application components. The Network Engineer will also provide direction, information, and recommendations regarding network configurations and installations.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide assistance to other team members on the Juniper platform
  • Acting as technical resource on internal and external projects
  • Resolving issues that arise on the network or within customer environments
  • Working with our Platforms team to ensure the smooth running of our Cloud environment
  • Performing maintenance on the network, or customer networks out of hours as required
  • Provisioning new services or customers within our environment
  • Supporting other staff members with escalations or issues
  • Monitoring and managing tickets within the systems in response to raised alarms or customer requests

Required Skills:

  • Current JNCIS-SP or JNCIP-SP certification
  • Technical, analytical and interpersonal skills required for Network Design and Implementation, Network Troubleshooting and Project work
  • Knowledge of VoIP operations including L2 & L3 QoS
  • Maintain network security through proper configuration of VPN and Firewalls
  • Strong organizational skills and ability to multi-task in a busy business environment
  • Advanced knowledge of internal and external routing protocols - OSPF/BGP/EIGRP/IS-IS
  • Advanced knowledge of VPLS/MPLS/RSVP-TE/L2VPN P & PE node configuration and troubleshooting
  • Strong experience working in a service provider environment, primarily focusing on JUNOS devices such as MX Routers for Carrier Grade routing & switching
  • Knowledge of Cisco ASA, Checkpoint, SRX, Fortinet, SonicWall, Watchguard and Netscreen Firewalls
  • Knowledge of load balancers from vendors including RiverBed, F5, HAProxy
  • Experience using Solarwinds monitoring platform or other similar product
  • Knowledge of Cisco Nexus 5k and related technologies including Fabricpath and VPC+
  • Experience working with self-lit dark fibre and managed optical units such as PacketLite
  • Valid CCNP certification

Please send through your CV for more information about this excellent opportunity!

Network, Juniper, 3rd Line, Infrastructure, Solarwinds, CCNP, Cisco, London