Network Engineer – LAN/WAN, Cisco Wireless

Job Title: Network Engineer – LAN/WAN, Cisco Wireless
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Bedford
Salary: Market day rate
Start Date: Immediately
Reference: JD/C/16292B
Contact Name: Jackie Dean
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 09, 2016 16:02

Job Description


Network Engineer required under general supervision, to perform work of moderate difficulty for the overall integration of the enterprise-wide network including participation in planning, design, installation, support, maintenance, management and coordination of the wide-area network, local area networks.

The individual will be a technical contributor with good knowledge and experience in the area of LAN/WAN Networking, 802.11 Wireless Networking, Network Security, Data Center Networking and Network Monitoring. 

Able to work independently for specific tasks and as part of a team for other tasks. 

Must be available for on-call rotations and respond to and work on after-hours issues related to all technologies/protocols/solutions related to the Network. 

Must be able to travel (up to 15%). 

Must be able to lift heavy objects such as Routers and Switches.

Technical Skills

3+ years experience in heterogeneous TCP/IP intensive environments.
Strong understanding of Layer 2-4 Routing and Switching Technologies and Protocols
Familiarity with Data Center Networking and Architecture, 802.11 Wireless, Network Security, Load Balancing, Network Management
Minimum of 2 years of hands-on experience working with Cisco Routers and Switches

Minimum of 1 years experience with at least 2 of the following:

Cisco Data Center Networking (Catalyst 6xxx, Nexus, ASR)
Cisco Wireless (x700, 113x series AP, 5500 WLC, Prime Infrastructure or WCS)
Cisco Security (ASA, ISE, ACS, IronPort, IPS/SourceFire/FirePower)
Cisco UCS and VMWare
Load Balancing (F5, Citrix)
Network Monitoring and Management
Network Troubleshooting
Capacity Planning
Performance Tuning
Security best practices
Network Design
Sniffers, analyzers and bit error testers

Certifications: Cisco CCNA, CCNP, CCDA, CCDP

Please apply for an immediate response – IMMEDAITE AVAILABILITY ONLY PLEASE.

GSA Techsource Ltd operates as an Employment Agency when recruiting for permanent vacancies, and an Employment Business when recruiting for contract vacancies.

Get similar jobs like these by email

By submitting your details you agree to our T&C's