Network System Engineer

£38000 - £44000 per annum + Benefits + Training
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DAN SHANNON

Network System Engineer, MPLS, Routers, Firewalls, VMware, Administration, stakeholder management

A leading provider of professional services is seeking Network System Engineer who can help support and implement new and existing services across the wider business.

The role:

Manage the company’s internal IT and networking services.
Prepare and maintain systems architecture diagrams to document and facilitate support
for all systems.
Working with the Information Security team, ensure the security of data, networks, and
backup systems.
Project manage hardware and software configuration upgrades.
Identify problematic systems/issues and propose and implement strategic solutions.
Evaluate possible solutions and new technologies, including cost/benefit analyses to
identify and recommend the strategic solution.
Feed into the overall IT budgeting process to ensure efficiency and cost-effectiveness.
Utilise the Service Desk system to log work and assist with resolving escalated end-user
issues of all natures as required.
Demonstrate drive and enthusiasm, innovating and working with minimal direction,
meeting requirements, and delivering to a high standard.
Manage, support and coach other engineers in the team at a technical level.
Act as an escalation point for out of hours calls on a rota

Skills:
Demonstrable working knowledge & experience in relevant LAN / WAN, routing and
switching technologies including: MPLS, BGP, OSPF, VXLAN, VRF, Policy Based Routing,
Linux
Demonstrable working knowledge & experience in Firewalls
Network troubleshooting skills including packet capture and analysis
Understanding or experience in Extreme Networks / Avaya / Nortel technologies (or
equivalent) - nice to have
Strong understanding and significant experience in installing, configuring and managing
virtualisation technologies, including VMware vCenter and Citrix
Understanding of cloud-based wireless and wired network management solutions
Appropriate academic or industry qualifications / certifications
Experience of administering Office 365 (including Microsoft Teams)
Experience of administering Azure
Experience of using PowerShell for scripting automations / integrations
The ability to develop requirements into fully realised systems
Backup and Disaster Recovery management experience
Endpoint management, MDM, SCCM, Intune
Understanding and experience of administering an enterprise-grade phone system, e.g.
Avaya Aura Elite
Mentorship of junior colleagues

HQ is on the Wirral & have an office in Liverpool city center too- 2 days onsite 3 remote

Network System Engineer, MPLS, Routers, Firewalls, VMware, Administration, stakeholder management

McGregor Boyall is an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate on any grounds.

 

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