IT Infrastructure Network Engineer

IT Infrastructure Network Engineer

Job Title: IT Infrastructure Network Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: London, England
Salary: £450 - £500.00 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: HQ00083367_1541072809
Contact Name: Max Douglas
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 01, 2018 11:46

Job Description

Infrastructure Network engineer- 3 months- London- £450- £500 per day

My client are looking for a contract Infrastructure Network Engineer who will be part of an operations team focusing on projects and BAU tasks. This is a hands-on role that will cover implementing of new environments, circuit activations, installations and configuration of network equipment, performing detailed root cause analysis, the effective escalation of challenges, and documenting best practices. My client are a cloud first organisation focusing on the Microsoft Azure platform. The Infrastructure Network Engineer requires experience managing complex projects, meeting deadline, with a positive attitude, and a strong sense of task ownership. The role is based in our London offices with a scheduled major incident on-call rota.

Key Responsibilities
Work in a cross functional operations team and participating in the migration of a new global WAN into our existing global operations
Architect new solutions to meet business requirements
Install, configure, and troubleshoot Cisco switches and routers
Install, configure, and troubleshoot Check Point firewalls
Install, configure and troubleshoot WAN activations
The ability to support an MSP managed MPLS environment
Create and maintain infrastructure related diagrams, documentation and procedures
Work closely with our solution architects, software developers and infrastructure engineers for new designs
Conduct full stack diagnostics when necessary, to help determine the root cause of problems

Required skills
Experience with Cisco switches, Palo Alto firewalls and Check Point firewalls
Experience with the Microsoft Azure platform
Deploying Meraki Access Points
Configuring Palo Alto Global Protect remote user VPN
Performing Checkpoint upgrades and building new Check Point remote user VPN packages
Experience with OSPF routing and limited BGP MPLS support
Experience supporting the Microsoft Azure ExpressRoute
Troubleshooting problematic Office365 services over the WAN and LAN
Self-directed and capable of working effectively in a fast-paced environment while juggling multiple projects and adhering to deadlines

Preferred skills
Experience with Nagios XI monitoring systems
Experience with Infrastructure as code

The ideal candidate will have a strong technical background with outstanding troubleshooting skills, possess excellent communication skills, and be a self-starter who delivers solutions in high pressure situations.

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