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Principal Network Engineer - IP, Core, PE, Transit, Ethernet

Job Title: Principal Network Engineer - IP, Core, PE, Transit, Ethernet
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: South East England, England
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: A.S.A.P
REF: AC/0612_1543855504
Contact Name: Amanda Cager
Contact Email:
Job Published: 6 months ago

Job Description

Principal Network Engineer - IP, Core, PE, Transit, Ethernet, Enterprise

Work for a great well known media company who are in the process of delivering the biggest investment in the UK's digital infrastructure for over a decade, with a £3billion programme to extend their ultrafast broadband network and brilliant TV to millions of homes and businesses.

This Technology and Innovation function really is the force behind this company working with the latest technology to constantly challenge competitors and continue taking the UK market by storm.

Working in the Technology and Innovation function is very unique as they work collaboratively with a PAN European Delivery Function, meaning the career opportunities are now more exciting than ever!

What is the job?

The Principal Core Network Engineer will be a key member of the Core Network IP Engineering team and be responsible for Core Network IP Infrastructure & Solution design aspects of End-2-End services across both the UK and operations across Europe.

This will involve working on all aspects of the network including Core, PE, Transit and Ethernet domains where you will also help / influence other departments who work on edge components of the network in order to create clear network designs which the Operational teams will then support.

You will also act as the Tech Lead for various programmes of work, helping to shape and pull the different technical teams together to ensure a coherent solution is understood and translated to project teams and provide scopes of works for new infrastructure platforms.

Experience needed for the role

  • Proven experience in a Service Providers network environment.
  • Familiarisation with Juniper, Cisco and/or Nokia platforms and OS.
  • JNCIP+ / CCNP+ / NRS-II+ accreditation beneficial.
  • Experience gained within a large commercial environment.
  • Deep understanding and experience of relevant technologies and systems.

Great salary on offer along with the below benefits:

  • Up to a 15% Bonus.
  • Pension up to 20% (matched up to 10% employee, 10% employer).
  • Holiday is 25 days (plus your birthday and bank holidays on top!).
  • Private Medical, Life Assurance, Dental, ability to buy/sell holiday and many more discounts across the Group.

For the finer details please contact - 01189 285550.

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