Network Engineer

Network Engineer

Job Title: Network Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Amsterdam, North Holland
Salary: €500 - €600 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH7621
Contact Name: David Lawrence
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 01, 2018 17:33

Job Description

My client is a leading communications company based in Amsterdam. They require a Network Engineer to join their engineer Team to provide delivery and data centre network solutions:

*Understand the project requirements and translate them into technical network solutions
*Design and deploy network elements.
*Produce network engineering solutions and low level designs, bills of material, implementation & migration plans and documents taking into account all related network elements.
*Carry out network implementations and migrations and handover the new networks to Operations and to 3rd parties
*Review and validate design and migration plans of consultant engineers.
*Approve final project deliverables and ensure project delivery on-time.
*Deal with major incidents in terms of Tier-3 escalations
*Provide root cause analysis on major incidents and follow up on corrective measures
*Discover and address systematic problems in the network design
*Liaise with the vendors for major incident and problem management
*Minimum 5+ years solid networking experience background.
*One or more relevant certifications desired such as CCNP, CCIE, CCSA, CCSE, etc.
*Strong knowledge of Data Centres Designs with special focus on IP Networks, Security and Application Delivery Solutions.
*Solid knowledge of Data Centres Foundation Systems and DTV back-end environments.
*Strong knowledge and relevant experience in Cisco routing/switching technologies - ASR & Nexus
*Strong knowledge of Next Generation Firewalls (e.g. Checkpoint, Fortinet, …)
*Strong knowledge of Load Balancing Solutions (e.g. F5 BIGIP LTM & GTM,Radware, Alteon,…)
*Experience of Software Defined Networking (SDN) - Cisco ACI Application Fabric
*Knowledge of Cloud networking
*Knowledge of network scripting / automation (Ansible, python)
*Understating of Remote Access Solutions (Connectra, Citrix,.)
*Good Experience with Unix Systems
*Reversing engineer + Troubleshooting experience.
*Experience with writing Low Level Designs, Visio Diagrams,…
*Fluent in spoken and written English
*Experience in multinational and multicultural environments.
*Independent, confident and project-focused mind-set.
*Key Skills include: : Firewall Checkpoint / F5 Load Balancer/ Cisco ACI Application Fabric / Delivery-Hands on recently experience in these technologies

If interested in joining a fast moving business and potential long term engagement, please get in touch now.