Job Description

Network Engineer
£40,000 - £45,000 Benefits including pension, healthcare, 24 days holiday bank holidays and more

The Role
As a Network Engineer working for a leading IT services provider, you will be responsible for supporting their core network internally and multiple external clients.

This role wold suit a confident Network Engineer that has worked in a similar role supporting large/multiple sites in a Cisco environment. Any experience from a service provider is preferred however not essential.

This Network Engineer will be working in a team and involved in the following:

*Supporting the core network
*Technical support for external clients helping them with any networking faults
*Managing Cisco ASA routers
*Involved in implementation of delivering of high quality solutions for the core network and customer solutions
*Taking ownership of projects around the core network
*Manage DWDM waves for new customers and maintain optical devices
*Core network maintenance tasks
*Ensure customers are being kept updated regarding tickets/updates on the network
*BAU networking tasks such as network monitoring, cabling requirements, provisioning
*Manage network failures

The Requirements

As a Network Engineer you will have the following requirements:

*Cisco certified - CCNA, CCNP or studying towards
*IT, Computer Science or HND/BTEC qualifications
*Full UK drivers license
*Confident in networking protocols such as MG-BGP, OSPF, EIGRP, MPLS
*Cisco ASA firewall
*Data centre network monitoring
*Ideally worked for a service provider
*Strong experience using service provider level Cisco routing/switching/firewall equipment

*Studying towards CCIE
*Juniper certified (JNCIA, JNCIS, JNCIP)
*HP, Extreme, Arista switch experience
*Storage Areas Network, Windows and Virtualisation technologies
*DWDM knowledge
*Familiar with ITIL

The JM Group is operating and advertising as an Employment Agency for permanent positions and as an Employment Business for interim / contract / temporary positions. The JM Group is an Equal Opportunities employer and we encourage applicants from all backgrounds.