Network Engineer Manager

Ref: ZR_7194_JOB  ·  Posted on 08 August 2022


Our client is looking for a talented and senior Network Engineer, who has a wealth of knowledge with designing, troubleshooting, infrastructure and maintaining network systems.

If this, is you and you are looking for a remote role which is only travel to the office every 6 weeks, then check out the job spec below!

All candidates need to be eligible for SC level security clearance. Please familiarise yourself with the process before applying.

Key responsibilities
  • Provides defect management through innovative complex problem solving
  • Supports critical activities associated with the network infrastructure and switching, routing, encryption, security, optimisation, VoIP, wireless and appropriate management tools.
  • Responsible for all aspects of technical network configuration and device hardening across hardware, software, cabling, bandwidth engineering, configuration planning, administration, and support of data and voice communications networks.
  • Supports project/programme managers across the project lifecycle providing key artifacts such as high- and low-level designs, estimates for relevant technical work and troubleshooting for effective defect management.
  • Production of innovative safe and secure network solutions that comply with our clients' policies.
  • Ensure all work is documented to highest standard (designs, operational support guides).
  • Responsible for ensuring network design changes integrate seamlessly with the existing environment and implementation occurs in accordance with enterprise standards Collaborate with operational teams as necessary to ensure safe transition of services
  • Be accountable for making network changes in line with change governance processes and standards.
Skills & experience
  • Deep knowledge of network systems, including design, troubleshooting, infrastructure (hardware, software and telecommunications), maintenance and operations.
  • Direct experience in building scalable and highly available distributed networks.
  • Experience problem solving and troubleshooting complex, distributed network systems.
  • Expert in routing and switching - CISCO IOS and NX-OS knowledge is required.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of firewalls.
  • Experience of configuring and troubleshooting VoIP, DNS, IPAM, VPN & IPSec, BGP & OSPF routing, load balancers, optimisation technologies and proxies in an enterprise environment.
  • Production of high quality design and support documentation and project artifacts as required.
  • Strong familiarity with network monitoring and management tools.
  • Knowledge and solid understanding of industry best practices.
  • Ability to learn complex systems and business processes and define requirements for solutions.
  • Demonstrates clarity of thinking to work through limited information and vague problem definitions.
  • Able to work well with global teams, including time-zone flexibility.
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to influence technical experts in other technical competencies.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology, Engineering, Science, or Mathematics, although significant experience and track record with tertiary qualifications is acceptable.
  • Cisco Certified Network Professional (minimum) CCIE preferred.

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