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Network Implementation Engineer - Telecoms

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Recruiter: Michael Page
Listed on: 10th January
Location: London
Salary/Rate: £50,000 - £60,000
Type: Permanent
Start Date: ASAP

The role of a Network Implementation Engineer is to interpret a customer request and then transform that request into a successful project.

This includes project management, pre-sales, customer service, solution design, implementation and technical support.

Client Details

You will be working for a national telecoms organisation, responsible for end to end design and implementation of projects, working for key clients within the financial sector.


Network Implementation Engineer - Telecoms

You'll have the following responsibilities


  • Determining implementation time frames and risks
  • Submission and tracking of Change Management tickets for implementation
  • Coordinating the installation of equipment and connections with Move/Add/Change team
  • Testing of network connectivity post implementations
  • Ensuring Compliance of all Changes with Client standards
  • Ensure proper Closeout of project and move-to-production process is adhered to
  • Travel to various customer sites within the EMEA region is required at times.

General Support:

  • Provide Tier 3 Technical Support during major incidents and troubleshooting assistance for complex long-term issues impacting network performance
  • Provide Technical consultation as requested by the customer


  • The preferred candidate should have worked in a large enterprise managed service environment preferably in the financial industry or have similar experience with the banking sector.


Network Implementation Engineer - Telecoms

You'll have the following skills & experience

The job holder should have strong skills in networking. The job holder will need a broad skill set, coupled with the confidence and technical ability to consult at many levels. Specifically, the experience should cover the following areas:

The preferred candidate should be competent in or have exposure to solution design and implementation in the following technologies:

  • In depth understanding of all key technologies in Data Networks including traditional WAN and SD WAN and knowledge of Cisco products including Cisco's SD WAN (Viptela) technology
  • WAN protocols: MPLS, Metro Ethernet, SDWAN
  • Experience in Cisco products is essential (e.g. ISR G3, ASR 1000, vEdge 2000/5000)
  • Cisco Routing and Switching (BGP, EIGRP, OSPF, Ether channel, Multicast
  • QOS: Class and Quality of service configurations
  • Strong understanding of TCP/IP and other Network protocols (SNMP, FTP, TFTP, HTTP/S, SSH, IPSLA.)
  • Riverbed Acceleration and Optimization Solution
  • Familiar with Niksun, Wireshark and other packet capturing utilities and interpreting packet captures
  • Familiar with Log Management tools (Syslog, Splunk)
  • Familiar with Service Now for Change Management


  • Degree in IT (Networks or Telecommunication preferred)
  • Extensive experience in an Enterprise Network environment
  • Experience in the financial industry preferred

Technical/Business skills & Knowledge

The jobholder must be skilled in fault finding and analysis for the technologies mentioned above. They would also need good communication and interpersonal skills in order to successfully deal with senior users. Project management skills will be required as the jobholder will be responsible for proactive improvement projects within the operation teams.

  • Delivery of specifications within allocated timeframes according to function standards
  • Successful management and prioritisation of wide range of tasks
  • Quality of technical capabilities
  • Effectiveness of the relationship with user groups/IT department
  • Customer facing skills (good inter-personal and communications skills)

Job Offer

Network Implementation Engineer - Telecoms


Offering a competitive salary depending on experience

Excellent benefits and company culture

- Competitive salary

- World-class training and development opportunities

- 25 days' annual leave (not including bank holidays)

- Discounted broadband, mobile and TV packages

- Share option and pension scheme programmes

- Flexible benefits to fit around you

Contact Name: David Turner
Reference: TJ/9082/JN -012022-4565633_1641850825
Job ID: 3028769

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