Network Engineer - Cloud / Datacentre - Edinburgh - Up to 40k plus Benefits

Reference:
CS/12430
Sector:
IT - Infrastructure, Network Analysis
Salary/Rate:
£28,000 to £40,000 Per Annum
Location:
Edinburgh
Job Type:
Permanent
Date Posted:
25 / 10 / 2017
Network Engineer - Cloud / Datacentre - Edinburgh - Up to 40k plus Benefits

Abrecco are working exclusively with one of the UK’s growing cloud platform providers and we are looking to aid their business growth by recruiting a Network Engineer to operate out of their new offices in Edinburgh. You will have excellent communication and problem solving skills with a strong knowledge of networking concepts with experience of switches, routers and firewalls from various vendors as you will be configuring, implementing, administering and supporting the core datacentre network as well as managing customer networks.

Role Responsibilities;
- Datacentre network and customer network administration
- Proactively manage, monitor and troubleshoot a variety of networking products (on-prem and cloud)
- Firewall configuration and management
- carry out site surveys, audits and install new hardware on customer sites.
- Liaise with 3rd party suppliers

Technical and Personal Attributes;
- Good communication skills with ability to work with external customers
- Excellent analysis and troubleshooting abilities.
- In depth understanding on networking principals (VRF, OSPF, BGP, P2P etc)
- Configuration and support or switches, routers and firewalls (Cisco/ Huawei / Force10 / Fortinet / HP etc)
- Network security knowledge (UTM, web filtering, rule management etc)
- Experience with VLANs and Switchports
- Networking certification is highly desirable

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced network engineer looking to work in a smaller and more dynamic environment to join a forward thinking and growing organisation with offices in Edinburgh city centre. In return, you will be rewarded with a salary of up to £40k with regular reviews and company benefits.