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Network Engineer Lead - Cisco

Job Title: Network Engineer Lead - Cisco
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bristol, England
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
REF: BB/16226/C/JR/010421_1617344869
Contact Name: Client Server Regional Team
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Job Published: 8 months ago

Job Description

Network Engineer Lead (Cisco ISIS BCP Extreme Merchant) Multi award-winning internet services company is seeking an accomplished Network Engineer Lead to join them as they enter a critical phase of growth.

By prioritising customer satisfaction without sacrificing their commitment to technical excellence, the company has skyrocketed to success. They have won a reputation as a highly innovative and progressive company, and have recently received substantial investment.

They are seeking a Network Engineer with a wealth of experience in designing and leading the implementation of large, successful network transitions to take ownership of network related project-based work.

Your responsibilities will be diverse and impactful, from delivering round the clock network monitoring and support, to taking ownership of BAU activities and 3rd line escalations and partnering with an outsourced NOC. This is a highly rewarding role where you will play an integral role of ensuring the success and smooth day to day operation of the business-wide network effort.

You'll act as a key point of technical contact across the networking operation, partnering with senior stakeholders and providing proactive technical leadership to a small team. You'll benefit from a collaborative, collegiate-style environment where all contributions are valued.

*Please note: this company can offer a remote interview and onboarding process during the current social distancing measures. You'll join modern offices in the heart of Bristol in due course, with an excellent choice of amenities and transport links. You'll also have continued flexible work opportunities going forwards*.

*You have experience of designing and leading the implementation of large, successful network transitions
*You have a strong technical knowledge in relation to optical Ethernet, IP transmission and routing (including ISIS and BGP)
*You have infrastructure design skills with thorough knowledge of routing, switching, security and Software Defined Networking
*You have a good knowledge of major network vendors (e.g. Cisco, Extreme, Merchant Silicon) and are able to make recommendations
*You have excellent communication and stakeholder management skills
*You're a proactive team player who excels when working collaboratively and can effectively galvanise team morale

As a Network Engineer Lead you'll earn a highly competitive salary (to £75k) plus a comprehensive benefits package.

If you're interested in this Network Engineer Lead (Cisco ISIS BCP Extreme Merchant) opportunity, apply now or get in touch today for more information.