Lead Network Engineer

Reference:
GC/12356
Sector:
IT - Infrastructure, Network Administration
Salary/Rate:
Negotiable
Location:
Glasgow
Job Type:
Permanent
Date Posted:
24 / 8 / 2017
Network Lead - Cisco - Perm - Glasgow - £DOE

Abrecco have been appointed to source a Lead Network Engineer on behalf of our Glasgow City centre based client to lead the existing technical team. You will have past experience leading a team of Network Engineers and have the technical knowledge to match as well as mentor junior members of the team. You will be the senior point of contact for all aspects of the companies’ network and work closely with other teams that come under the Technology Department umbrella.

Role responsibilities:

- Provide technical leadership to a dispersed network team
- Provide enterprise network implementation, migration and support services
- Work with other teams (Architecture/IS) to deliver projects to agreed standards
- Troubleshoot LAN/WAN network infrastructure, including routers, firewalls, and switches in a complex environments.
- Monitor and support Network - Security services and equipment.


Personal and technical attributes:
- Extensive experience across LAN, WAN, WLAN voice and data networking
- Administering network management systems and ensuring compliance to Information Security standards
- Ability to support complex enterprise scale networks (MPLS, BGP, EIGRP, OSPF and QoS)
- Load balancer knowledge (F5, Jet Nexus or similar)
- Excellent communication skills
- Cisco certification would be beneficial (CCNP)


This is an excellent role for an experienced and passionate senior network engineer to secure a new challenging position at a very exciting time for our client. A competitive salary with an excellent benefits package is on offer as well as the opportunity to join an organisation that is highly respected, a leader in their field and has a global presence.