£470 - £510 per day
14 days ago
I'm searching for a dynamic, experienced network administrator to join one of the largest media clients on a contract basis. This will be a 3 months rolling contract to help with the high-level and low-level designs of new network core utilising a Juniper platform. You will be aiding in the migration from Cisco 6500s to Juniper QFX.
*****The daily rate for this role is £470 to £510 dependent on experience *****
Your responsibilities will also include:
*Using EVPN/VXLAN technologies you will aid in the installation and configuration of new Juniper QFX network core from Cisco 6500s
*Implementing IPv6 at network layer to ensure readiness for dual stacked endpoints
*Producing technical documentation noting the setup for all the task carried out
MUST HAVE certificates for Cisco (CCNP level or above) AND Juniper (JNCIP-DC or above)
The ideal Network Administrator will have the following Qualities/ Experience:
*Previous experience with datacentre migrations and upgrades
*Juniper QFX Switching Platform
*Cisco 6500s, Nexus 5500s and FEX
*Proven experience working in a fast paced business environment
*Ability to handle consistently evolving technical requirements
*Strong understanding of routing protocol - OSPF, iBGP/eBGP, VRFs (for IPv4 and IPv6)
*Troubleshooting and system monitoring experience using tools
oAnd other network debugging tools
*Working knowledge of Security concepts and implementations: firewalls, IDS, VPNs.
*Advanced understanding of Ethernet Technologies (40/10/1 Gigabit, Interface Modules, etc)
If you have the relevant experience/qualities please apply as soon as you can!!
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