Network Engineer

Location : London, Greater London, England
Job Ref : JS277
Consultant : James Smith
Sector : IT, Internet
Salary : Market related


JS277 – Network Engineer  

Location: London 

Salary: £Competitive + Benefits


First Military Executive Recruitment are currently working for a Network Engineer to join our prestigious and rapidly expanding client based in London.

Our client is a leading London-based connectivity provider committed to building one of the highest capacity enterprise fibre networks and after a decade of serving clients across the UK and Europe.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • To commission, maintain and upgrade our Network Infrastructure.
  • To manage change to the Network Infrastructure when required.
  • To be responsible for operational systems and intervene where and when required.
  • To maintain correct and detailed documentation for the Network Infrastructure.
  • To help adapt and develop technical procedures as the company grows.
  • To assist Network Engineers in resolving incidents, requests and changes in a timely manner, including escalations.
  • To be able to troubleshoot complex technical issues, working with customers and third-party suppliers Job Description – Senior Network Engineer.
  • To be available to work on the Network Infrastructure outside of usual business hours, both planned and unplanned.
  • To be able to effectively communicate both orally and in writing both within the technical team, the wider organisation and to customers.

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Holds at least one Juniper JNCP qualification ( JNCIE preferred ).
  • Educated to degree level in a technical discipline, or equivalent experience.
  • Good foundation and knowledge of networking standards, protocols, and technologies.
  • Extensive experience with configuring and maintaining Juniper routers in a service provider environment, and specifically with RSVP based MPLS networks, VPLS, BGP route reflector, and dual stack environments.
  • Experience with scripting / programming languages.
  • Experience with building network automation tools.
  • Experience with DDoS mitigation solutions.
  • Knowledge of PCI DSS, ISO 27001 or equivalent certification frameworks.


  • Excellent career progression based on your own performance
  • Free professional mental health support
  • Private Healthcare
  • Free cinema tickets, gym and trainers’ discounts
  • Company pension scheme
  • 25 days of annual leave allowance that increases with years served (excluding bank holidays)
  • Free delicious coffee
  • Cycle to work scheme.

Location: London 

Salary: £Competitive + Benefits

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