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Network Support Engineer - PDH / SDH / Ethernet - Solihull - SC

Job Title: Network Support Engineer - PDH / SDH / Ethernet - Solihull - SC
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Solihull, West Midlands
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: asap
Duration: 6 months
REF: FJS - NSE - PDH-SDH_1520337563
Contact Name: Patrick McNamara
Contact Email:
Job Published: 11 months ago

Job Description

Network Support Engineer - PDH / SDH / Ethernet - Solihull - SC Cleared - Contract

Are you an experienced Network Support Engineer with current SC Clearance and experience of supporting SDH, PDH and Ethernet networking? If so, please apply to a brand new long term contract on behalf of a global IT Services and Technology provider.

You will join a small team of highly skilled engineers based in Solihull to manage and support the new Government Point to Point Service (PPS).

Daily duties will include a mixture of general support escalations/fault finding and project/implementation work. Due to the nature of the work applicants will need a minimum of SC clearance with the possibility of applying for DV clearance in the future.

You will need the following to be successful:

  • Valid and current SC Clearance.
  • Experienced in the support of PDH/SDH networking.
  • Experienced in the support of Carrier Ethernet networking.

Knowledge of at least 4 of the following network solutions and protocols:

  • Analogue private circuits (2W/4W)
  • Digital private circuits (e.g. Kilostream, Megastream)
  • Serial digital interfaces (V.24, X.21, V.11)
  • PDH/SDH networking (E1, STM-1, synchronization)
  • Circuit Emulation Services (CESoPSN, SAToP)
  • IP VPN networking (BGP, MPLS)
  • Network synchronization in packet networks (PTP)
  • MEF ELINE services (EPL, EVPL)
  • Layer 2 VPN networking (VPLS, EVPN)
  • Provider bridging (VLAN, QinQ VLAN, SVLAN)

If this is a good fit for your skills and experience please apply to this advert with a copy of your current CV or contact me, Patrick McNamara directly on (0117) 9087000 or on my e-mail:

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