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Senior Network Engineer

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Recruiter: Coventry University
Listed on: 22nd July
Location: Coventry
Salary Notes: £33,297 to £49,482 per annum
Type: Permanent
Start Date: ASAP

As a Network Engineer, you'll develop, support and manage network products and services deployed on behalf of the University Group ensuring they're efficient, secure, perform optimally and are aligned to business goals and objectives.


  • The post holder is responsible for the maintenance of configuration data, capacity planning, service availability and continuity. They will adhere to service levels and all operational processes (such as incident, problem, change management processes) pertaining to network services.
  • Participates in continuous improvement analysis and design, as well as the development of network-based solutions.
  • Performs configurations, installations, monitoring and troubleshooting of network hardware (routers, switches, firewalls).
  • Performs security risk, vulnerability assessments, and business impact analysis. Investigates suspected attacks and manages security incidents


  • Educated to degree level in a relevant discipline with a professional qualification or substantial experience in related field in lieu of the above.
  • Significant LAN/WAN infrastructure experience (qualified to CCNA, ideally to CCNP level).
  • Cyber-security within network technologies.
  • Cisco Catalyst experience essential, Nexus platforms advantageous.
  • CISCO ASA and Firepower firewalls experience essential, Palo Alto and FortiNet advantageous.


As one of Coventry's biggest employers, we offer some impressive benefits including an excellent pension scheme and generous holiday allowances. As a member of staff you can see the benefits from a huge range of products and services, including supermarket shopping, restaurants and visitor attractions. We also offer childcare vouchers, discounted rates on healthcare plans and advice on healthy living.

Contact Name: Coventry University
Reference: TJ/3297/CUEL000156
Job ID: 3120519

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