Job: Senior Network Engineer

Job Title: Senior Network Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Birmingham
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Contact Name: Adam Straker
Job Published: about 1 year ago

Job Description

Senior Network Engineer 

A market leading company with offices across the UK are currently seeking an experienced senior Network Engineer to join them asap. My client works with the latest technologies and will provide candidates with an ideal platform to develop their careers. In reward for your services you will have the opportunity to work on a variety of complex projects with a focus on design/architecture and implementation. 

Key Responsibilities

As a senior engineer your predominant focus will be that of service improvement for our current customer base. Planning Designing and implementing internal projects ranging from major upgrades to full network health checks.

Deputise for the Network manager when required and take an active part in mentoring the less experienced network engineers.
Monitoring and maintaining switching infrastructure to agreed service levels
Performing Firewall Configuration, troubleshooting and Administration
Managing incidents and problems appropriately within agreed service levels

Creating and performing authorised changes to customer environments, attending CABs where necessary
Perform root cause analysis on reoccurring incidents
Assist engagement with projects to ensure design of technical solutions are in line with the requirements of the customer

Act as a technical escalation point for major incidents related to the service delivery from the datacentre and customer sites

Ensure technical documentation is completed and updated to professional standards
Contribute to the continuous improvement programmes of all technology platforms across the datacentre
Log calls with third party vendors (such as CISCO or Fortinet) and escalate when necessary
Contributing to delivering team performance