Senior Network Engineer

31 Jul 2019
28 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Network Engineer

A Senior Network Engineer is required to work on a six month contract, with the possibility of extension for our Defence client based in Portsmouth.

This is a 12 month contract with a leading UK defence business.

Overview of the Senior Network Engineer contract role

Senior Routing and Switching engineer responsible for maintaining and maturing the detailed technical design of the QEC Networks.

Implementation of the network aspects of the QEC Networks architecture.

Support the testing of each INE Release.

Support for Portsmouth Naval Base platform activities and other integration activities.

Key skills required for the Senior Network Engineer

Experienced in all aspects of networking, L1 to L3 skills essential.
IT Infrastructure or networking technical background essential.
Integration support background essential.
LAN, WAN, MPLS, QoS, BGP, OSPF, RIP, IPSEC, GRE, L2TP, MSTP, HSRP, Virtual Switching are a must.
Experience of CISCO 6500 and ASA 5500 series desirable
Must have a sound understanding in Data centre type technologies, Windows Server, Active Directory/DNS and VMware.Qualifications:

Degree in an engineering or scientific discipline, or equivalent.
CCNA minimum, other industry recognised standard network qualification highly desirable.. Juniper knowledge desirable, but not essential.The role is based in Portsmouth, Hampshire - commutable from Southampton, Cowes, Isle of Wight, Salisbury, Winchester, Andover, Basingstoke, Guildford, Aldershot, Crawley, Horsham, Brighton, Worthing, Chichester

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