Network Engineer - OSI Model L2-7, Cloud

Job Title: Network Engineer - OSI Model L2-7, Cloud
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Croydon
Salary: £550 to £650 Per Day - OUTSIDE IR355
Start Date: July/Aug 2018
Reference: JD/C/17836
Contact Name: Jackie Dean
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 21, 2018 17:27

Job Description

Job Title: Project Engineer
IR35 Scope: Out of Scope
Contract Length: 6 months
Clearance Level Required: SC - Security Check

The main responsibilities of the post are:

• Capture and analysis of network requirements that applications will place on the network, including bandwidth, latency, fault tolerance and access control.
• Design network services across L2-7 to meet application & users’ needs.
• Clearly document the high and low level network design and configuration.
• Ensure that network meets the functional and non-functional requirements.
• Creation of network configuration templates and scripts to repeatable automated deployment e.g. Terraform, Cloud Formation or Azure Resource Manager.
• Participating in design reviews and walk-throughs to communicate network designs and validate proposed solutions.
• Working in cooperation with testing to ensuring the quality of the resulting services

1. In depth networking experience, OSI Model L2-7.
2. Experience in the design and configuration of networks in cloud environments, e.g. AWS, Azure, VMware
3. Experience of Software Defined Networking and Network Function Virtualization.
4. Experience in configuration of stateless and statefull and next generation firewalls.
5. Demonstrable ability to communicate in both verbal and written communication
6. Understanding of public and private cloud infrastructure.
7. Experience of working in a transformation project
8. Familiar with ITIL.

1. Experience working in Government or highly regulated environments.
2. Understanding of Continuous Integration Continuous delivery environments.
3. Experience of DevOps
4. Practical experience of Cisco ACI
5. Exposure to Service Now integration

CV Submission Deadline: Tuesday 26th June 2018 @ 17:00

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