Network Engineer

Recruiter
IQ Telecom
Location
City Of London
Salary
£50k - £55k pa + excellent benefits
Posted
02 Dec 2016
Job Sector
IT
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Network Engineer

I am currently looking for an experienced Network Engineer to join a client of mine based in London. You will be part of the Voice and Data Networks team within Infrastructure Operations which is accountable for the continued support, delivery of operational availability and on-going improvements to my client's varied network estate.

Key responsibilities include, and are not limited to:
* Previous experience in a senior technical position within networks
* Familiarity with incident, request and problem management processes and tools
* Detail oriented, process driven, highly innovative mind-set, with deeply engrained sense of ownership for the services delivered
* Proven track record of working well under pressure and thinking clearly in challenging situations in a logical manner
* Proven track record of being flexible in approach and inventive in order to deliver the right outcomes
* Strong customer focus and an excellent ability to manage customer relationships and understand requirements and expectations
* Adept at stakeholder communications, from senior level to domain-wide engagement events
* A broad and deep understanding of best practice in applying appropriate processes, technologies, and resources to deliver a high quality level of service
* Experienced in managing risk, compliance, audit and security obligations, including implementing disaster recovery and business continuity procedures
* Previous experience in the Finance sector is preferred

Essential
* Certification in Cisco networking to CCNP/CCIE level, or with equivalent industry experience
* Experience of Nexus switching and Cisco UCS
* Knowledge, and preferably qualifications, in Checkpoint firewalls including VSX
* Experience of network management technologies, preferably Cisco Prime and Eye of the Storm
* Knowledge of ITIL and other industry wide initiatives that promote quality and process improvement (ITIL v3 Foundation certified preferred)
* Experience of network management technologies, preferably Cisco Prime and Eye of the Storm
* Experience in managing third party engineers
* Excellent interpersonal skills

Please send you most recent CV to ************************* to be considered for this role

IQ Telecom is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.