Network Engineer

Network Engineer

Job Title: Network Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Amsterdam, North Holland
Salary: €400 - €450 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH8315
Contact Name: Aaron Heera
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 31, 2019 11:36

Job Description

My client is one of the worlds leading Media and Telecoms companies and they are looking for a network engineer to join them working with the clients Network Infrastructure Operations team based in Amsterdam.


The main responsibilities for this role are to handle the changes submitted by Data Centre Engineering team regarding Infrastructure (Firewalls/Load Balancers/Cisco ACI/ Cisco traditional Switches/IP Plan.etc.) This role is responsible for handling the change intake in particular cases, doing validation and triage for changes, and following up on important/critical/complex or unusual changes with Infrastructure Operations Team. Also responsible to provide feedback on the execution, status and result to the stakeholders mainly the the Data Centre team.

1. Monitor, Prioritize & Respond to BAU request trigger by the Engineering Team.
2. Perform assessment for Changes (Standard/Normal) submitted to your team, tasks of change preperation/execution.
4.Make sure Changes are done to adequate quality and ensure 1st time execution success and if not 1st time follow up appropriately.
5.Coordinate with Change Management Team liaise regarding nightly changes, and alert and notify if there is a heavy schedule/conflict that could affect ability to execute changes by night to Infra-Network Infrastructure Operations Management


3+ Years of experience
Cisco routing/switching technologies - ASR & Nexus
Strong knowledge in Cisco ACI: relevant experience in ACI Application Centric (. Familiar with EPGS, L3outs, VRF, Contracts, Application profiles, deploying services on top of ACI Fabric already built. Not interested in Leaf-Spine deployments.
Strong knowledge and extensive hands-on experience in Checkpoint FW
Strong knowledge and hands-on experience of Load Balancing Solutions (e.g. F5 BIGIP LTM & GTM, Radware, Alteon)
Strong knowledge of Data Centres
Fluent in spoken and written English

This role is based 100% on site in Amsterdam and will be shortlisted by Tuesday 5th Feb