Network Engineer

Network Engineer

Job Title: Network Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Hertfordshire, England
Salary: £200.00 - £400.00 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: HQ00095358_1557492779
Contact Name: John Wright
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 10, 2019 13:52

Job Description

CONTRACT OPPORTUNITY: Network Engineer - Hertfordshire & Bedfordshire - Initial 1-3-month contract - Competitive daily rate (Dependent on experience)

One of my healthcare clients based across Hertfordshire and Bedfordshire are currently looking for a Network Engineer to join them on-site for a large-scale Network Upgrade project.

Network Upgrade Project Activities:
- Carrying out Network site surveys and amending site records
- Port matrix mapping
- Testing of cabinet upgrades at site or remotely
- Asset tagging
- Transportation of kit to and from sites
- Configuration of Switches
- Installation of new switches
- Testing of network upgrade/cabinet upgrade
- Removal of the old switches at site
- IPT testing and troubleshooting
- Disposal process of old kit
- Assessment of stacking cables, fibre modules, patch leads and advising on amount for each installation
- RAMS documentation
- Post go live support (on site or remotely) after installation

Skills / Experience required:
- Understanding of ITIL concepts especially
- Change Management
- Developing and executing test plans for network migrations
- Experience of configuring Cisco switches and routers (ISR1941/ISR2900/ISR4000/CAT9300/2900)
- Working knowledge of IP and network concepts
- Proven trouble-shooting experience in a range of network related arenas (routing/switching/IPT/Wi-Fi)
- Lifting and handling equipment (routers/switches)
- Understanding & Experience of using management tools (Cisco Prime/Cisco DNA/Cisco APIC/Solarwinds Orion & Eng Toolset)
- Cisco CCNA or min 3 years hands-on experience on network technologies (routing/switching/wifi) - (Essential)
- Cisco DNA, adding switches to DNA (Essential)
- SDWAN (Desirable)
- Cisco Prime Infrastructure (Desirable)
- Cisco APIC (Desirable)

Is this exciting opportunity of interest? If so, please apply and I will be in touch ASAP.

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