Senior Network Engineer
Posted on Sep 14, 2019 by DS8 Consulting
Our client is a Global Telecommunications company and is currently growing their team in County Cork, Ireland. To help strengthen the current department we are looking for a Senor Network Engineer with at least 5 years' experience, a Batchelors Degree or equivalent work experience, and preferably experience and knowledge of working with Open Source.
As the Senior Network Engineer, you will implement, troubleshoot, analyse, and maintain Cloud, LAN, and WAN networks. Setting up, configuring and maintaining Cloud instances, WAN & VPN connections, Routers, Switches, Firewalls, and the monitoring of the network utilisation and health will all be a daily part of the role.
The Senior Network Engineer can also be tasked with lead role responsibilities in the design and implementation of major network projects.
It is a hands-on team and everyone helps cover shift rotations and provide 24X7 on call support.
General tasks will include:
Cloud Infrastructure design, configuration, troubleshooting. LAN/WLAN/WAN Maintenance -- Configures, tests, and maintains LAN/WLAN/WAN equipment and related services
Troubleshooting -- Identifies, diagnoses, and resolves network problems
Documentation -- Creates and maintains comprehensive documentation for all implemented networks
Technical Support -- Provides 24x7 support within team rotation
New Technology Research and Testing -- Evaluates emerging technologies to meet company needs
Oral and written skills
TCP/IP Networking background
Cloud networking background and experience
Cisco and Juniper (JunOS) experience
Knowledge of Firewall architecture
Routing and switching expertise
Juniper and Cisco BGP routing
Skilled at troubleshooting techniques
Knowledge with an understanding of SIP/RTP a plus
AWS Cloud experience/certifications required
Azure Cloud experience desirable
Juniper Professional certification preferred
Cisco Professional certification desirable