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Network Engineer Lead - Linux Ubuntu Ansible

Job Title: Network Engineer Lead - Linux Ubuntu Ansible
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
REF: BB/14969/E/JR/170420_1587109545
Contact Name: Client Server Regional Team
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Job Published: about 1 year ago

Job Description

Network Engineer Lead (Linux Ubuntu Ansible Juniper). Are you a capable, tech-driven Network Engineer looking for an opportunity to step up your career in a global organisation? You could lead and grow a dedicated Network Engineering division in this world-leading cyber security organisation, which is currently valued at over $1.5 bn, and is powered by 1000 exceptional individuals over 40 countries.

As a Network Engineer Lead, you'll be part of the mission to protect the world against the growing number of adversaries and targeted threats in cyber space.

This Network Engineer Lead role is a fantastic opportunity to step up your career, you'll have the opportunity to proactively manage and grow the Network team. You'll play a critical role in supporting the smooth daily operation of the company; monitoring network connectivity, functionality and security across individual devices and globally. You'll have hands-on involvement in lifecycle management, assisting in scheduled refresh of global network hardware and network infrastructure and maintenance patching.

You'll work to encourage the adoption of automating processes (they use Ansible), and servers are predominantly Linux and Ubuntu on MacOS. As a Lead Network Engineer you'll manage the Juniper and Cisco firewall estate, however there will be plenty of opportunities to develop and enhance your skills, so first-hand experience of this is not essential.

*You have a good understanding of network protocols (DNS, DHCP, VLAN) and knowledge of Juniper
*You have a good working knowledge of Linux / Ubuntu on MacOS
*You are keen to develop your leadership skills mentoring others
*You're a passionate about what you do, keen to develop your skills and learn new technologies
*You're a motivated self-starter with excellent time management skills
*Desirable: Ansible / Azure / AWS (training provided)

As a Network Engineer Lead you'll earn a highly competitive salary (to £50k) plus bonus and a comprehensive benefits package including family healthcare and travel allowance. You'll be based at state of the art offices in Cambridge, where you can enjoy a colourful social calendar, free Friday lunches and networking opportunities.

If you're interested in this Network Engineer Lead (Linux Ubuntu Ansible Juniper) role, apply now or call today for a confidential discussion.