Network Engineer (Outside IR35)

Edinburgh Temporary
  • Outside IR35
  • 6 month with possible extension

About Our Client

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Job Description

* Cisco to Arista Network refresh project, designed end-to-end and deployed as infrastructure as code.

* Extension of network perimeter to new locations - inclusive of setting up hardware such as routers, switches, firewalls and remote access devices

* Integrated cloud services to our existing network (i.e. AWS, M365)

* Datacentre management and planning inclusive of power distribution and best practice design

* Future network, including wireless network refresh

* New VPN solution

* New network monitoring solution

The Successful Applicant

* Automation and infrastructure-as-code, CI/CD pipelines to automate network service delivery (Ansible, Arista, Python)

* Substantial experience with Arista CloudVision, Cisco, Palo Alto, Juniper and Checkpoint technologies

* Cisco routing & switching

* Common design topologies for layer 2 & 3 services

* Checkpoint / NSX / Palo Alto firewall administration

* Experience with Nexus product line Requirement for network engineering service

* Strong knowledge of OSPF design together with performance tuning

* Strong knowledge of BGP design and operational management

* RSA 2 factor authentication

* Expertise with data centre management and best practices

* Knowledge and experience of Agile working, including such disciplines as Kanban, feedback, retrospectives, VFQ.

* Risk aware, focused on risk reduction and mitigation

* Strong attention to detail * Effective team working and technical decision making

* Quality focused, due care and attention taken to ensure solutions and platform meet their quality criteria and the team standards set

* Experience of designing and leading infrastructure projects

* Creativity - taking new approaches to tackle problems; embracing innovation and sharing knowledge with, a range of sources and stakeholders

* Certified to at least CCNP

* Experience designing & configuring multi-datacentre fabrics

* Experience with deployment and fine-tuning of IPAM/Monitoring solutions such as Netbox/LibreNMS

* Knowledge and experience of working with CI/CD pipelines to automate delivery Certified Across: Arista (ACE), CCNP/CCIE

What's on Offer

Minimum 6 months and Outside IR35

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