Contract Network Engineer x 3 - Birmingham - £300-350

  • Category
    IT Management & Director Roles - CTO / CIO / IT Director
  • Location
    Birmingham, West Midlands
  • Salary
  • External Reference

We are currently looking for 3 x contract engineers to work for a software company in Birmingham.

The engineer will be working with hardware, communications and operating systems, provide a prompt, friendly and professional service to IT users internally in relation to network administration / documentation / testing.

Daily Duties & Experience:

* Assisting Vendors/Managed service Providers in Designing, Deploying, Troubleshooting the Network Infrastructure; encompassing Core Network, WAN, LAN, Firewall Management across the Estate using tools Remedy, Assyst and eSD.
* Responsibility for the monitoring, management and reporting of the following technologies to the agreed performance levels and standards:
Core Network - Covering all Data Centre networks. (All Core devices Cisco Catalyst 6500, Nexus5k, 7K, Juniper ISG and SRX).
* Routing- Layer 3, Switching - Layer 2, NAT, WAN protocols
* High proficiency with routing protocols (RIP, OSPF, EIGRP, BGP), VPN and various firewall technologies and vendors.
* Operating Systems - Familiarity with Windows, Linux, VMware ESXi
* Network Applications/Protocols - Familiarity with DHCP, DNS, WINS, FTP, TFTP, SSH, Radius, TACACS
* Physical Media - Familiarity with Cat 5/5e/6 and fiber (single mode and multimode).
* Solid understanding of TCP/IP and IP subnetting.
* Strong performance tuning and capacity planning experience

This is an initial 12 month contract with a potential to be extended beyond this date.

To apply, please send your CV to
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