Network Engineer

Posted 11 November by Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
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Peterborough, PE2

£325 per day

Monday to Saturday (working 5 days a week)

Until March 2020 - Furlough period between 16/12/19 - 03/01/20 (unpaid)

Job Overview
To build and support with BAU work which is to provision network services to companies. This means a router will need to be built from the clients' end connecting it directly to the customer. You will be required to do the following:

  • To provide a technical gatekeeper ensuring clean passage of engineering tasks into the department.
  • To allocate ports and IP addresses of layer 2 & 3 business data services and build virtual connectivity within configuration management database (CMDB)
  • Create customer remedy records for all customer technical information for use in-life to capture faults and in-life changes.
  • Use various system and tools to give the best level of service not only to our customers but support our field engineers in the day to day provisioning with a key focus on quality and diligence.
  • Carry out the logical commissioning, provisioning and records on our Time-division multiplexing (TDM) platforms

Day to day responsibilities

  • Ensure that all flow action items enter the department clean and containing the right level of technical information in order to build a working service.
  • Make sure that all CMDB databases are updated with accurate information for in life support.
  • Allocate technical resource such as port details and IP addressing for all data products and enter these details into the CMDB.
  • Update and configure services on planning databases.
  • Support and guide engineers on onsite installations.
  • Advice and guide customers when needed.
  • Advice and support other internal customers such as sales.
  • Build and work closely with Activate departments such as planning and frontline staff.
  • Plan and configure services using various vender back office systems such as IPSA and SAM for Cisco and Alcatel driven solutions.
  • Deal with escalations in a prompt professional manor.
  • Responsible for the delivery of installation of layer 2 topology/technology for standard solutions.
  • Manage the queue, observing variations in throughput and alerting Team Leader as to the effects.

Desired Qualifications

  • CCNA
  • Alcatel Network routing specialist 1 (NRS1)
  • ITIL

Next stage
Face to Face interview and a technical assessment

Start Date

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Required skills

  • network engineer jobs
  • ccna jobs
  • network specialist jobs

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