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Network Engineer

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Recruiter: Premier Group
Listed on: 13th December 2021
Location: Leicester
Salary/Rate: £300 - £400
Type: Contract
Start Date: 2021-12-13

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Role: Network Engineer
Duration: 6 Month Contract
Rate: £300-400 per day Outside IR35
Location: Remote - Occasional travel to Leicester
Start: Immediate / ASAP
Premier Group are currently engaged with a large established client in the Leicester area, who require a Network Engineer on an initial 6 Month contract to assist in implementation of Routers and switches whilst also supporting and investigating Major Incidents.
The successful Network Engineer will join an existing team of professionals and will have a strong knowledge and understanding of Routing and Switching as well as Firewall experience.
Skills Required:

  • Minimum CCNP Certified
  • Substantial routing and switching background including:
    • MPLS
    • BGP and OSPF
    • OTV
    • VRF
  • Substantial experience working on:
    • Cisco Nexus 7 and 9k in a data centre
    • Cisco Catalyst switches
    • Cisco ISE
  • 1 or both of:
    • Palo Alto / Panorama Firewall experience
    • Checkpoint Firewall experience
  • Comfort in a fast-paced atmosphere working as a team or solo on time-sensitive projects requiring a highly technical implementation and risk-averse approach whilst maximising return on investment and reducing delay
  • Able to support in 3rd-line ticket escalation or Major Incident investigation as required 
  • Ability to fully document network design principles and architecture for both a technical and non-technical audience
  • Approachable attitude and comfortable assisting more junior colleagues in their work if/when required
If you are an Infrastructure Engineer with a passion for technology, then please get in touch with Samantha Hayward at Premier Group (Birmingham Office)
Not for you? If you have someone in mind, we have a fantastic referral scheme of up to £500 for successful referrals placed.