Network Engineer

Location : London, Greater London, England
Job Ref : EJ598
Consultant : Edward Jeffs
Sector : IT, Internet
Salary : £45k - 60k per year


EJ598 – Network Engineer  

Location: London 

: £45,000 – £60,000


First Military Recruitment are currently working for a Network Engineer to join our client. The business 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: £45,000 – £60,000

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