Network Support Engineer - £40k, Cisco, CCNA, CCNP, PIX, ASA, CSS, ACE, VPN, Firewalls, Content Switching
We have been retained by our client, a leading edge IT Solutions company who is committed to creating a number of new roles as part of their UK strategic growth programme . Their existing client portfolio cannot fail to impress and it is growing at an astonishing speed month by month . It already partners with some of the UK's fastest growing British companies who are leading the way in their own respective fields. My client's tailored approach is refreshing and transparent and is underpinned by a portfolio of innovative products and industry accreditations. If you consider yourself to be ambitious and currently at the top of your game but unfulfilled in your current role, we would like to hear from you. Joining their team presents real opportunity in the short and longer term as there's fast career progression for anyone who shows their potential.
Reporting to the Team Leader you will be responsible for remotely delivering and helping maintain clients networking and security infrastructure within a multi-client, mission critical, web and enterprise infrastructure based environment. You will require experience in the following technical areas:
*Experience in supporting high availability customer-focused network environments.
*Degree education or equivalent experience
*CCNA certified and CCNP certified - or currently studying towards CCNP).
*Demonstrable track record of the support and troubleshooting of core network enterprise infrastructure and devices around Cisco technologies (Cisco router, Cisco firewalls (PIX, ASA, FWSM) and switching, Cisco content switching & load balancing hardware (CSS/ACE), Cisco software including Cisco Works and ACS.)
*Knowledge & experience around routing and switching technologies such as BGP, EIGRP, IS-IS, STP, HSRP & VRRP.
*Knowledge & experience around VPN technologies specifically IPSec LAN to LAN and VPN client software
*Good fault finding skill and experience
*Experience of supporting a MS or UNIX environment
*Experience of utilising a ticketing system
*Knowledge and experience of ITIL standards desirable
Anyone with strong experience of the following would be preferred:
*High-end switching equipment (e.g. 6500 series)
*Strong knowledge of content switching
*Strong knowledge of VPN's
This is a great opportunity for an ambitious candidate who is passionate about infrastructure technology. This is a company that actively promotes continuous professional development and employees are encouraged to progress their careers. For further information and to receive a full role profile, please send in an up to date copy of your CV with your application.
CPS Group (UK) Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.
Job reference information
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