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Senior Network Engineer




Support / Infrastructure / Database / Cloud


£35,000 to £45,000 Per Annum





Contract Type:


Senior Network Engineer | Permanent | Stockport | up to £45,000

Would you like to be part of a business whose purpose is to support blue chip companies reduce their carbon emissions?  Our is the UK’s largest independent global IoT / Electronics / BMS provider which allow corporations to remotely manage their resources and reduce their energy consumed by their facilities (buildings, data centres, infrastructure etc…).
As a Senior Network Engineer you will work alongside a Technical Architect on the release of the new generation support platforms for the customers.  Your role is to help to design and implement the infrastructure required to support the company’s vision.
  • Manage the day-to-day running and support activities of the following systems:
    • Internal network equipment across multiple sites
      • May require infrequent visits to other sites to install or support equipment.
    • Internal infrastructure including servers, SANs, VMware virtual environment, VPN termination equipment.
  • Liase with customer IT departments to facilitate the connection of new site-to-site VPN tunnels
  • Monitor security software to ensure systems are up-to-date and patched against vulnerabilities.
  • Identify and recommend areas of improvement on all systems.
  • Provide specifications for and oversee the deployment of new end-user hardware and systems.
  • Communicate with suppliers to organise the provision of new infrastructure hardware and software systems.
  • Manage a small support team
  • Good understanding of general networking principles, including VLANs, subnet design and management, L3 routing, switches, VPN.
  • Experience in administering virtual computing environments, such as VMware ESX.
  • Experience administering Linux and Windows server systems
  • Good attitude to knowledge sharing, and continuous improvement of documentation.
  • Always looking to improve and innovate internal systems and documentation
  • Experience managing a small team
  • Great communication skills
  • Basic salary in the range £35,000 - £45,000
This Senior Network Engineer vacancy is being handled by Langham Recruitment Ltd. Langham Recruitment Ltd acts as an employment agency and is registered in England and Wales (reg 11525223).
Key words: Infrastructure, network, servers, linux, windows, router, switches, VPN, VLAN, subnetting.