Network Engineer - Dorset

Posted 14 August 2023
Discipline Cloud & DevOps
Contact NameEthan Thomas

Job description

Job Title: Network Engineer
Location: Dorset | Hybrid working
Package: Up to £50k annual salary.
Benefits: Include (but not limited to): 4% minimum employee contribution, Pension Advisors, Life Insurance, Income Protection, Private Medical and Dental, Cycle to work scheme, IT Equipment Purchase Scheme, Electric Car Scheme.

Our Partner:

They are a leading MSP with locations around the globe, they have acquired several businesses in their mission to empower ambitious organisations and their people to succeed. They provide several Managed Services, including (but not limited to) IT Support and Service Management, Microsoft Support, Managed Cyber Security Support, DevOps Support and Managed Cloud Support.  This partner has several Microsoft accreditations and awards! 

We are seeking a highly motivated and hands-on Network Engineer to join a team of dedicated professionals. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work on three distinct networks, each serving different purposes. This role offers a blend of project work, advising customers, and hands-on network implementation. From Firewall equipment from vendors like Cisco, FortiGate, and Meraki to upcoming Wi-Fi projects and server-side integration, this role offers a mix of technical challenges and creative problem solving.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to understand network requirements, identify opportunities for updates, replacements or redesigns.
  • Take a hands on approach in configuring, maintaining and troubleshooting modern firewall equipment from various vendors
  • Participate in a new Wi-Fi project, liaising with suppliers and assisting with third-party relationships to provide Valuable Advice.
  • Engage with customers, presenting options and creatively steering them towards solutions.
  • Contribute to the ongoing reconfiguration of spaces and the deployment of new equipment in newly constructed buildings.
  • Work closely with colleagues, including the junior network engineer, SCCM expert, VMware and Servers specialist, Lead Network Engineer and Platforms export.
  • Mentor Junior team members, providing guidance and support to aid their professional growth.
  • Participate in design work for upcoming projects ensuring seamless integrations with existing network infrastructure.

  • Security Clearance or to be eligible for it
  • Proven experience as a Network Engineer, Preferably within an MSP or Similar environment.
  • Strong Hands-on experience with firewall equipment, including Cisco, FortiGate and Meraki.
  • Proficiency in config and troubleshooting networking protocols and technologies.
  • Familiarity with Wi-Fi network deployment and management.
  • Excellent communications skills, with the ability to present technical information to non-technical stakeholders.
  • Problem solving skills and a proactive approach to addressing network challenges.

  • Competitive salary and benefits package
  • Opportunity to work with cutting-edge networking technologies
  • Professional growth and development opportunities
  • Collaborative and inclusive culture
  • Flexibility to work remotely on designated days.

If you are a motivated Network Engineer Looking to be part of a highly collaborative team working on diverse networking projects, please apply for this position.

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