Systems Engineer

  • Location

    Christchurch, Dorset

  • Sector:

    IT and Digital

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Up to £44.50 per hour

  • Contact:

    Jonathan Tranter

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Duration:

    12 months

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Job Title - Network & Systems Engineer

Location - Christchurch, Dorset

Rate - £44.50 per hour (37 hour week)

Duration - 12 Months

Our Christchurch based client is currently searching for a Systems & Network Engineer to add to their responsible and reliable team who are committed to working to high ethical, safety and environmental standards, retaining and attracting a diverse and talented workforce.

Job Description:
Your role will be to provide assured & articulate design of system functionality across the network & systems architecture and verify that the whole systems performance meets the necessary requirements.

You would also provide direction, information, and recommendations regarding system & network configurations and installations to support the various aspects of overall System integration.
Network development including: design, analysis, of the network infrastructure or application components.

* Network Engineering experience with relevant, up to date training/experience in Cisco and/or Juniper, ideally holding or having held recent CCNP, CCDA/P or equivalent
* Experience in network systems/infrastructure design (Enterprise Architect, Visio, Excel, Word, Documentation)
* Experience reviewing, revising and agreeing complex network and system designs
* Experiences to include Network Management and Monitoring Systems
* Experience in Network security (firewalls and IDS) design and implementation. Knowledge of NGFW, Cisco ASA firewalls and VPN technologies
* Experience in WAN design and configuration
* Good understanding of VMware
* A working knowledge of SAN Technologies.
* Experience with requirements analysis
* Experience Liaising with Project Managers, Support Engineers, and Management on a regular basis

Experience with some or all of the following would also be desirable:
* Worked in a secure environment with understanding of MOD working practices
* Knowledge of scripting (Powershell)
* Up to date knowledge of Windows Server Administration (2012, 2016)
* Network Management & Monitoring Systems WUG, Solarwinds.
* Experience of Security Operation Centre using Splunk or other protective monitoring tools
* Experience of technical leadership & direction
* Experience of CM & CCM principles and toolsets
* Experience of DOORS or other Requirements management tools

The successful candidate will be put through full UK Security Clearance

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