IC Resources Ltd

Network Engineer

Location
Surrey
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
07 Jun 2017
Closes
03 Jul 2017
Ref
J41715
Contact
Seamus Hayes
Specialist Area
Software
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Up to £55k (Dependent on experience)
Network Engineer - Surrey (M25)

My world renowned high performance Technology company with a diverse industry portfolio is looking for a Network Engineer to work with the Communications Systems Team developing, rolling out and maintaining their connected fleet platform and working primarily with the rail industry:

The role:

*Install, configure and administer services on production and development servers;
*Maintain and administer fleet monitoring and configuration software;
*Assist with specification, set-up and operation of data centre infrastructure;
*Provide engineering-level support for atypical faults, in particular on train networking hardware;
*Work with software developers to enhance, test and deploy the platform
*The role will primarily be based in Surrey (M25) but will require some travel for customer meetings, site visits etc.

Essential Knowledge, Skills and Experience

*Working in an operational/support environment
*You have a thorough grasp of TCP/IP, Ethernet and Wi-Fi networking fundamentals and techniques, SSL, DNS and NAT;
*Experience working with Linux servers (preferably Debian derived), including set-up and administration of common services, routing and IPTables;
*Strong scripting skills in Python and Bash;
*You know how to administer multiple hosts with SaltStack or Ansible;
*You know how to set up a host monitoring system using Icinga and/or Nagios.
*Experience with virtualization technologies, preferably Linux KVM
*DB Administration experience using MySQL.

Desirable

*Computer Science, Telecommunications, IT or other relevant degree
*You will have a good working knowledge of Cisco switches and APs;
*CCNA or deeper certification;
*Experience with wireless network deployment, wireless LAN controllers and an appreciation of networking in a dynamic environment;
*Broad experience of different network appliances, with an appreciation of the strengths and weaknesses of each;
*VMWare ESXi experience;
*Rail or other transport industry experience.

If you have the skills and experience necessary to fulfil the role or would like further information then please contact Seamus Hayes at IC Resources.

Keywords: Surrey (M25), Network, Software, Wi-Fi, TCP/IP, Linux, Servers, Python, Bash, Host, MySQL, VMWare