Location: North East
Salary: £35,844 - £40,322
Job Type: Permanent
Job ID: 168944
NRG are working with a leading education institution to recruit an experienced, highly knowledgeable Network Engineer to replace a retired member of staff. They are looking for someone to take a post that is very varied, in the day to day, with an eye to a large datacentre and facilities transformation taking place over the next 4 years. As such candidates should be able to hit the ground running and integrate into the small but flexible team seamlessly using their established knowledge base regarding Aruba, Citrix and project leading & participation.
To integrate seamlessly into the small network team onsite and be capable of carrying out the role with minimal guidance.
Have an excellent understanding of network systems and be able to work autonomously.
Expect a varied day to day involvement with various projects, BAU tasks, solution requests/issues and working with other teams.
Work well as part of a well-established team of network specialists.
Be capable of participating in a large four-year transformation with minimal guidance using the onsite network equipment (see below).
Use Excellent communication skills to work efficiently and effectively as part of a team.
Monitor existing network equipment and resolve any issues that arise appropriately.
Required Qualifications/ Experience:
Design both wired/wireless networks (including Wifi Surveys).
Configure and deploy Cisco and Aruba network equipment efficiently from the get-go. (Configure & deploy Fortinet products, Palo Alto firewalls and Citrix ADC’s.
Understand IPv4/IPV6, DNS, DHCP (manage and configure Inflobox appliances too).
Be capable with network security investigation and forensics.
Switches, network controllers, ClearPass).
Network Routing and switching (VXLAN, BGF, OSPF, VRF ACL).
Capable of leading projects form a technical perspective.