Field Network Engineer


Field Network Engineer
Exeter
£30,000 - £35,000 + Company Vehicle + Excellent Benefits

My client, an exciting and dominant organisation are currently looking to recruit a Field Network Engineer to join their growing company.

Being part of our Field Engineering Team will provide you with a great insight into the industry and exposure to how large networks are built and managed.

We are looking for someone who has a good understanding of data networking and how the Internet works from a technical perspective that is looking to make the next step in their career. You need to be fast learning, incredibly hard working and apply initiative in your day to day work challenges.

●Network / client device troubleshooting on our sites.
●Working with customer care and Network Operations. team to diagnose and resolve reported issues.
●Provide technical services to our physical. Infrastructure installation team.
●Work with our Installation team to help make sites "Live"
●Carrying out network performance analysis and compiling reports.
●Responding to network monitoring alerts.
●Carrying out schedules network maintenance.
●Working with senior Network Operations team members to resolve more complex issues.
●Help strive towards technical excellence within our networks helping to deliver an excellent end user experience.
●Carry out onsite Wireless surveys for new locations and prepare a survey report.
●Carry out WIFI optimization within our existing sites.
●Provide on-site support to our compliance team and help resolve and conduct remedial work on site to the MoD network installation standards.
●Identify and suggest ways we can improve the network and our procedures.
●General awareness of Health and Safety at work

REQUIREMENTS
●Current holder of government security clearance to SC or DV
●Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
●Be able to demonstrate a good understanding of switching protocols and theories including: VLANs, STP, POE, Trunking, Layer 3 Switching, Layer 2 Switching.
●Be able to demonstrate a reasonable understanding of Routing protocols and theories.
●Have a good understanding of the 7 layer OSI model and be able to describe all 7 layers at an overview level.
●Experience of working with WIFI is essential, able to demonstrate an understanding of the different IEE standards.
●Previous experience of troubleshooting networking, routing, switching and client device issues.
●Previous experience of working with Mikrotik Router OS is an advantage.
●Previous experience of working with Ubiquiti Network Unifi and Airmax product range or Ruckus Access Points and controller is an advantage.
●Previous experience of working in a client-facing environment.
●Ability to adapt to situational needs and be a flexible team member.
●Be handy with physical infrastructure such as data cabinets, cat5, patch panels, crimping etc…
●Have experience running and terminating fibre optic cables
●Able to work with industry standard infrastructure testing tools
●Able to work under pressure and self-guided when needed.
●Self-motivated and able to work to challenging deadlines
●Full EU driving license.

To find out more, please send in an updated CV along with a covering letter detailing your suitability to the position in the first instance.

CPS Group (UK) Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.
Job reference information
Advertiser CPS Group Limited
Contact Name Lucy Gossage
Telephone 02920 375599 (Please reference Dice when calling)
Reference J12144_1489165214
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