Network Engineer

Location: Cheltenham

Salary: £25k - 70k per year

Type: Permanent

Closing Date: 16/08/2021

As a network engineer, you will work in close collaboration with colleagues in the Engineering team and build strong relationships with other stakeholders both within the business and our customers. You will be able to adapt to working within multiple different types of customer networks and with equipment from several different vendors.

 

Basic Responsibilities:

  • Support and troubleshoot end to end service provider network infrastructure including access, aggregation, core and Internet edge.
  • Contribute to the development and continuous improvement of automation to deliver reliable, effective and efficient network infrastructure.
  • Provide technical expertise and escalation support for the 1st line support team where required.
  • Perform and document root cause analysis for incidents, including lab-based reproduction of issues and working with vendors to identify remedial actions.
  • Contribute to the development and improvement of current operational processes.
  • Ensure the correct level of documentation is created, reviewed, maintained and approved.
  • Contribute to the development and design of network solutions for our customers.  Including associated HLD/LLD documentation.
  • Engineers are expected to participate in our 24×7 on-call duty rota for our critical network infrastructures.

 

Experience Required:

  • Good knowledge and experience of service provider GPON access, switching and routing, IPv4 and IPv6
  • Good knowledge and experience of key service provider protocols and technologies including the following:

o MP-BGP, IS-IS, MPLS, VPLS, L3VPN, Segment Routing, EVPN, BNG, RADIUS, DNS, DHCP, DHCPv6 & CGNAT 

  • Good knowledge of Linux, Python, Ansible, SQL, Azure and Git in the context of network administration and automation tooling.
  • Good understanding of wireless technologies

 

Desirable:

  • Education equivalent to a bachelor’s degree or higher 

 

Benefits

  • Competitive Salary based on experience and qualifications.
  • Additional career training and support.
  • Great opportunity for advancement.

Details:

Salary£25k - 70k per year
Job ReferenceLM111
Contract TypePermanent
Closing Date16/08/2021
Regional OfficeCheltenham
Date Posted09/08/2021

To discuss this position further please contact:

Lee Marshall

Senior Consultant

Telephone01242505417

Emailleem@rerecruitment.com

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