Network Engineer- (Hybrid)

City of London Permanent £50,000 - £55,000 per year
  • Opportunity to apply knowledge of IT and develop skillset
  • Great opportunity for career progression

About Our Client

Our client is a leading commuter/regional rail passenger services provider.

Job Description

  • Maintain and monitor Network, Security, Server, Storage and Infrastructure Software to meet current and future requirements.
  • Implement and monitor Information Security controls, to ensure confidentiality, availability and integrity of Information Systems and compliance with regulatory, company or group requirements.
  • Adhere to Change Management processes to ensure routine maintenance, upgrades and other activities are implemented in an effective, timely and controlled manner.
  • Adhere to Incident Management processes to ensure all incidents and service requests are dealt with in a timely and controlled manner.
  • Monitor & maintain monitoring systems and identify performance, capacity or other issues proactively.
  • Review, maintain, and audit network and site documentation to ensure that the information is up to date and relevant.
  • Assist in the collection of CMDB/ITOM to allow auditing network devices and ensuring documentation and inventory is up to date.
  • Maintain a sound working knowledge of the current IT Infrastructure and IT trends and best practice.
  • Where required, professionally represent the Infrastructure Team as technical consultant on projects.
  • Work with third parties to deliver or support critical services required to maintain passenger services.
  • Participate in Infrastructure activities, including design, setup and maintenance at different stages of a technical project.
  • Maintain necessary project plans and other documentation of all systems builds and modifications.
  • Participate in the emergency on call rota.

The Successful Applicant

  • SolarWinds (NCM, SEM, NPM, and IPAM essential)
  • CheckPoint firewalls and VPN Gateways (recent experience)
  • HP/Aruba ProCurve Switches (PoE/non PoE) and Cisco Catalyst and Nexus Switches
  • Cisco Routers (desirable), BGP, OSF and EIGRP protocols
  • Cisco Firepower firewalls and management
  • Meraki MX security and Wi-Fi, provisioning and installing, templating deployments.
  • VPN client access (Legacy Always On VPN and new Cisco AnyConnect), Site to Site IPSEC VPNs
  • Identity management, Certificate Authentication, RADIUS (Microsoft NPS) and RAS
  • Wireshark, NMAP, IDS, etc. and scripting ideal - Powershell / batch / VBscript
  • Basic Windows Server and Linux knowledge/skills
  • VMware network management
  • Active Directory / Azure / DHCP / DNS / DFSR / Group Policy
  • ServiceNow or similar service support platform
  • NetApp SAN network management

What's on Offer

  • competitive salary
  • fantastic benefits package
Sofia Menti
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Phone number
+44 207 269 2238

Job summary

Job function
Transport & Distribution
City of London
Contract type
Consultant name
Sofia Menti
Consultant phone
+44 207 269 2238
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