Network Engineer - Cisco - Perm - Edinburgh - To C 45K GDP plus benefits

Reference:
UD/12486
Sector:
IT - Support, Network Support
Salary/Rate:
£30,000 to £45,000 Per Annum
Benefits:
Bonus, Pension, Health and overtime payments
Location:
Edinburgh
Job Type:
Permanent
Date Posted:
30 / 11 / 2017
Network Engineer - Cisco - Perm - Edinburgh - To circa £45,000 plus benefits

Abrecco have been tasked by our well established Edinburgh based client to source a Network Engineer to join a growing technical team who deliver a variety of BAU and project work. You will have excellent communication and problem solving skills with strong broad ranging knowledge of networking concepts as well as experience configuring, implementing, administering and supporting switches, routers and firewalls ideally within an enterprise scale environment. You should be self motivated with a genuine passion for technology and enjoy delivering a diverse range of network solutions as part of a collaborative team.

Role Responsibilities
- Proactively manage, monitor and troubleshoot a variety of networking products (on-prem, cloud web etc)
- Firewall configuration and management
- Manage network performance
- Contribute to infrastructure improvement projects as well as provide BAU support
- Identify, investigate and manage risks

Personal and technical attributes:
- Experienced in the configuration and support of Cisco switches and routers
- Network security knowledge and experience with Checkpoint and Juniper firewalls
- In depth understanding on networking principals (VRF, OSPF, BGP, MPLS, Proxy etc)
- Familiarity with F5 load balancers would be beneficial
- Cisco or other networking certifications would also be beneficial (CCNA/CCNP etc)
- Any additional Wintel/VMWare system experience would also be beneficial

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone with a passion for networking who thrives in a team oriented environment and wants to work within a vibrant organisation that is heavily invested in technology. In return, a competitive salary of up to circa £45,000 is offered dependant on experience, although there may be flexibility for exceptional candidates. In addition the role will be based in Edinburgh City Centre and the position also comes with an excellent benefits package which includes pension, bonus and overtime payments for out of hours work. Apply with your latest CV for immediate consideration.