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Network Engineer

Network Engineer

  • Location

    London, United Kingdom

  • Sector:

    Infrastructure & Networks

  • Contact:

    Jake Browne

  • Job ref:

    13828

  • Consultant:

    ConsultantDrop

Harrington Starr is working with a leading financial company who are looking for an experienced Netowrk Engineer to join their team.

Job Role

The broad scope of the role involves providing technical support for all infrastructure, including Server and storage. With some focus on network, telecom, security and firewall maintenance.

 

To develop, maintain, continuously improve and support both internal and client-facing IT infrastructure.

 

General

  • Hhelp create the pool of knowledge for all IT infrastructure.
  • Take ownership and manage network related service desk tickets, ensuring tickets are processed efficiently and effectively.
  • To assist in the technical design of both hardware and software infrastructure.
  • Maintenance of ongoing compliance and key controls such as threat monitoring, rule-base reviews and network device/firewall firmware patching
  • Interpretation and implementation of BAU firewall changes
  • Help deliver strong IT Service Availability

 

Desktop support team

  • Help mentor a team of desktop support engineers.
  • Ensure effective escalation of requests between desktop and Infrastructure support teams

 

Infrastructure support team

  • Be active team member of server / support engineers.
  • Ensure good change management is implemented and adhered to

 

Technology

  • To assist in the technical design of both hardware and software infrastructure.
  • lead technical ability for key services.
  • Help mentor and inspire the IT Support team.
  • Manage/oversee projects
  • Keep up to date on the standard software currently in use and on the relevant new software becoming available.

 

Required Job Skills

 

  • Strong knowledge of CISCO based telephony and networking (CCNA desirable) with a network background of at least two years
  • Strong knowledge of Firewall and security-based systems.
  • General knowledge of SSL Certificate Administration
  • Strong knowledge of TCP/IP, DHCP, DNS and SMTP. LACP, Spanning-Tree, VRRP, HSRP, VLAN Trunking, Ethernet, VOIP, LLDP, CDP and SNMP.
  • Have in-depth knowledge windows Active directory technologies.
  • (MSCP desirable) with a least two years’ experience
  • Strong knowledge of MS Exchange, email infrastructure.
  • Strong knowledge of Windows based server & workstation technology.
  • Strong knowledge and understanding of VMware server virtualization and management including SRM
  • General knowledge of Storage & Backup technologies.

This is a great opportunity to work for a forward-thinking financial firm. If you are looking for an exciting and rewarding new role and want to play an integral part in the establishment of the Netowrks function, then please apply now. Alternatively, you can contact me on 0203 587 7007 / jake.browne@harringtonstarr.com