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Senior Network Engineer

  • Location

    Birmingham, West Midlands

  • Sector:

    IT & Telecoms

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  • Salary:

    £275 - £325 per day

  • Contact:

    Robbie Desmond

  • Contact email:

    [email protected]

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  • Published:

    11 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months+

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Senior Network Engineer
Location: Birmingham
Salary: £275 - £325 per day

Would you like to be part of an educational institute that is recognised in the top 1% in the world? You'll be part of a diverse international community in a vibrant and exciting city, right at the heart of the UK.

The Role

This is an exciting time to join a newly formed development team with great opportunities to guide the development of the network and expand on your current skillset. We are looking for a motivated, enthusiastic design specialist who enjoys team work and the satisfaction of seeing a project to completion. As a good communicator you will build relationships with other areas of the university and seek out ways in which you can support both the operational teams and project teams as well as the wider university.

The Person

The post holder will be expected to maintain and monitor the campus network as part of day-to-day operations, following change control and incident management process and policy to ensure a reliable service is provided. As well as the day-to-day maintenance, the post holder will be required to lead or participate in the ongoing development of the Campus Network, investigating and introducing new technologies and networking services to support the University IT Strategy.

The primary service areas are as follows; however, it is not expected that the post holder will have experience in all areas initially.

DNS/DHCP (Infoblox)
Load Balancing/VPN/Secure Application Access/SSO (F5 Big-IP)
Firewall (Fortinet)
Core Networking (Brocade)
Wireless Networking (Aruba/Meru)
Network security including IPS/IDS
Network Design

The Package

For all your hard-work and dedication to your role, you will be rewarded with a day rate between £275 - £325 (dependant on experience). This includes access the all facilities including gym and swimming.