Job: Network Engineer

Job Title: Network Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Birmingham
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Contact Name: Adam Straker
Job Published: about 1 year ago

Job Description

Network Engineer - Birmingham City Centre

We are currently recruiting for a Network Engineer position for one of our most presitigous clients in Birmingham City Centre. My client has multiple offices across the UK and are currently expanding their technical hub in Birmingham. The succesful candidate will have the opportuinity to work in a varied role at a technology driven environment.

The candidate:

  • Candidates must be educated to degree level with a good academic background
  • The ideal candidate will be bright, enthusastic and enjoy problem solving
  • Excellent communications skills


Worked within a IT team with multiple network engineers for at least 18-24 months

Good working knowledge of Cisco Switching and routing technologies to a CCNA level. (VLANs, Interior routing protocols, etc.)

Working knowledge of Firewalls and basic security principles.

Working knowledge of common Internet protocols such as HTTP,DNS,SMTP etc.

Track record of delivering medium size projects.

 Beneficial – at least three of the below

Operated within a DC environment.

Hands on experience of Cisco C6500 equipment

Hands on experience of Cisco ASA

Hands on experience of Juniper SRX  or ScreenOS (SSG)

Web Application firewalling

Network Load balancing

WAN service management

Working knowledge of BGP either in a private or internet peering..