Salary: Negotiable
Type: Permanent
Location: [South Glamorgan] Cardiff
Type: Permanent
Ref: LWAD4
Closes: 31/10/2018

Senior Network Engineer - Cardiff

My client are a fast growing business based in Cardiff. They are looking to add a Senior Network Engineer to their team to look after the following.

The opportunity encompasses the full life-cycle of network engineering, including detailed requirements analysis, planning and design, physical implementation, maintenance and operational support of all network solutions as required to meet the constantly changing business needs. There is a strong focus on security, performance and resiliency, all of which needs to be considered whilst minimising costs.

They are looking for someone who is self-motivated, highly disciplined in all aspects of technical execution and a quick learner with keen problem solving and analytic skills. Occasional travel, overnight work, and customer interaction is required. The highest level of tact and professionalism is required when working with customers and vendors during high priority time sensitive operations. The ability to effectively and successfully manage multiple time constrained priorities under minimal supervision is a fundamental requirement. The ideal candidate will have proven abilities in more than one discipline outside of Networking. These can include; IT Systems/Virtualisation, Telecom/SIP, Voice/ACD etc.


Provide the full life-cycle of network engineering from requirements analysis through to design and build of Enterprise Cisco based network solutions
Propose and define Enterprise scale network standards, security solutions and equipment specifications for carrier-grade network integrations and interconnects
Take a lead role in managing a multi-national service-carrying enterprise network that encompasses all aspects of Cisco routing, switching, VoIP, firewalling, IPS/IDS and wireless
Work within a global team of dedicated engineers across multiple disciplines to provide the highest level of Technology provision that continues to position our client as a market leader
Provide Tier 2 and 3 support for internal and external customers

Education Required:

A Bachelor’s degree
CCNP (Cisco Certified Network Professional) certification
At least one additional Professional or higher Level Cisco Certification would be advantageous – CCDP, CCVP, CCNP Security or CCIE Written

Required Experience:

– designing, installing and maintaining Cisco based networking systems
– data center and call center operations
– enterprise H.323 and/or SIP VoIP call-delivery technologies
– Layer 2 switching and Layer 3 routing Cisco technologies
– multi-vendor, multi-protocol converged TDM/VoIP global call-centre environments
– Industry Standard InfoSec and PCI compliant environments
– Must have advanced experience in Network Security tools including Cisco ACS, ISE, MSE, Prime Infrastructure, FirePower and Threat Defense

Please Apply now using the button below, or get in touch with Lewis in our Cardiff office on 02921 167770

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Lewis Andrews