Senior Network Engineer - Contract - Dublin
Posted on Nov 20, 2021 by E-Frontiers
Senior Network Engineer - Needs to be based in Ireland
Job Description Summary
Network Engineering team is looking for dynamic & experienced network professional to work on implementation, security and support of large multi-site, robust multi-vendor network environments.
Manage and implement network projects in multi-domain environments across industry leading technologies & platforms.
Partners with design and platforms teams, ensuring implementing network designs up to their requirements for upgrading existing corporate and Datacenter networks, as well as re-architecting network segments to facilitate new requirements, technologies, and growth.
Resolves network communications and operations problems impacting customer or backbone access and performance globally.
Research and develop innovative solutions around unified network solutions.
Supports assigned regional projects, which include responsibility for planning, time, and implementation.
Ability & desire to automate processes and tasks to increase efficiency.
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Math, or Engineering or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Industry leading certification (CCNP, CCIE, Arista, etc) desirable but not compulsory
5+ Years IT experience in the following areas:
Networking, including LAN/WAN - Firewalls - wireless - Security and encryption technologies
Experience with TCP/IP protocol communications.
Broad/Hands on knowledge across Leading Network Vendors such as Cisco, Palo Alto, Aruba, Arista & Checkpoint.
Broad knowledge of Project Management methodology and best practices.
Strong hands-on knowledge of Network diagnostics, BGP, SNMP, VPN, MPLS, SD-WAN, ACI technologies.
Hands on experience of automation tool & technologies such as Python, Ansible is a plus.
Strong command on Datacenter Network technologies
Skills and knowledge on network automation/Scripting desirable.
Strong verbal and written communications skills.
Self-starter with demonstrated listening skills.
Team player and equally strong individual contributor.
Limited supervision; work may be reviewed for direction and strategy.
May require occasional local/domestic travel within country
Should be open to working occasional weekends/weeknights for planned work.