Job: Network Engineer

Job Title: Network Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Birmingham
Salary: £400 - £425 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Contact Name: Adam Straker
Job Published: 5 months ago

Job Description

Network Engineer

A market leading company with offices across the UK are currently seeking an experienced Network Architect to join them asap. My client works with the latest technologies and will provide candidates with the opportunity to work across Cisco and Juniper technologies.

The ideal candidate will have a strong background working on large scale networks and be comfortable producing high and low level designs.

Hardware Platforms:

•             Juniper SRX 240 firewalls (CLI access knowledge)

•             Cisco ASA firewalls – 5525, 5515, 5505 series

•             Cisco Catalyst switches – 3650, 2960X

•             Cisco 2911 series routers

•             Cisco ASR 1001-X series routers

•             Cisco ACS 5.x. (This will need to be upgraded to the ISE platform as it goes EoSWM in August)

•             SolarWinds NMS server

•             Sophos UTM Proxy server


Protocols / Technologies:

•             Good knowledge of PKI architecture and functionality

•             IPSec – LAN to LAN and Remote Access VPN

•             Cisco AnyConnect client

•             802.1X

•             Layer2  technologies (STP, VLAN, Trunking etc)

•             Layer 3 technologies (IP routing, VLSM, NAT, HSRP etc)

•             RSA Secure ID Server

•             AAA - TACACS+, RADIUS

•             Good knowledge of standard network protocols (DNS, DHCP, NTP, SNMP, SSH etc)

•             Good knowledge of Windows Active Directory functionality from a network point of view (ports used etc)

•             Windows Certificate Authority server



•             CCNP, CCIE preferred