London, England, £55000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Job Type: Permanent
Managed by: Support Team
Senior Network Engineer (Cisco TCP/IP VPN). Would you like to work on complex and interesting systems that provide daily challenges; collaborate with a friendly and upbeat team and improve your knowledge of financial markets whilst enjoying a good work / life balance?
Global Investment Research and Management firm is seeking a Senior Network Engineer; as part of a small team you will be responsible for supporting networks, firewalls and servers for the global organisation. As a Senior Network Engineer you will lead the delivery of network solutions including Routers, Switches, Firewalls and Load Balancers; support, configure and maintain a low latency network; build and maintain datacentre infrastructure including network and server hardware, SAN arrays, operating systems and server virtualisation. You'll carryout ongoing tuning, hardware maintenance and resource optimisation, proactively identifying potential bottlenecks and problems and work with external suppliers to design and implement solutions and resolve issues.
*Advanced knowledge of TCP/IP, multicast, routing and switching
*Experience of installing, configuring and maintaining Cisco/HP routers and switches within a production environment
*Strong knowledge of VPNs, Cisco firewalls and security issues
*Strong knowledge of Microsoft Windows Server operating systems is necessary, including Microsoft Active Directory, Windows Deployment, Service monitoring and patching
*Experience working with Dell PowerEdge servers
*Excellent communication skills, collaborative and comfortable with mentoring more junior team members
As a Senior Network Engineer you will earn a competitive salary (to £60k) plus bonus and benefits.
Apply now or call to find out more about this Senior Network Engineer opportunity.