Network Engineer

Job Title: Network Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Hampshire, England
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: LH35_1519229045
Contact Name: Ben Small
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 21, 2018 16:04

Job Description

We are looking for a network/internet service engineers to assist with infrastructure maintenance tasks.

You will be undertaking work across multiple platforms and will be based within a team of other networks and server engineers carrying out service improvements and updates across the council's core infrastructure.

Your role may include:
* Data Centre switch configuration and software updates
* Firewall rule changes and platform updates
* DHCP, DNS and IP Address Management changes and platform refreshes
* Vulnerability scanning and implementing remediation work
* Patching/updating Linux server operating systems
* Trouble shooting connectivity issues and ensuring quality of service
* Configuring Citrix NetScaler (implementing changes to load balancing, WAF, security protocols and web re-directs) and carrying out software updates
* Liaising with service customers and managers to ensure change procedures are followed and appropriate testing resource is available for the changes you implement

Our network infrastructure is critical to the delivery of applications and services provided to the citizens of Hampshire and our partners. It is essential that you have experience of assessing risk, following change management procedures and of working in an organisation that follows ITIL processes.

To be suitable for these opportunities; you must have knowledge & experience in:
* Dell or Cisco switching/routing
* Checkpoint and Palo Alto Firewall Policy management
* Linux Operating Systems
* Vulnerability Scanning tools (e.g. Nessus or Qualys)
* Network Security principles
* Good communication & organisation skills with experience of working in a maintenance environment
* Experience of working with Citrix NetScaler Traffic Management for load balancing, WAF and/or to manage security protocols
* Software updates and patching

Lawrence Harvey is acting as an Employment Business in regards to this position.
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