Network Engineer - CCNP - London, City

Network Engineer - CCNP - London, City

  • Location

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    Cyber Security & IT Risk

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  • Salary:

    £55000 - £60000 per annum + £2500 on-call, Pension, Bonus

  • Contact:

    Andrew Nitek

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North Starr are seeking a Network Engineer to work for our prestigious MSP based in London\ City. They are an established yet growing organisation who provide telecom and cloud based solutions to a client base across a number of different sectors. This role provides the successful candidate a great opportunity to expand their technical knowledge within a customer facing role.

As a member of the Network Engineering team the role is to provide:

  • Quality 2nd/3rd line troubleshooting expertise taking ownership acting as the escalation for server and networking issues
  • Providing structure and direction to fault resolution to others in the team when required
  • Carry out routine preventative maintenance procedures for customer and core systems and network elements to ensure network health as set out in our policies and guidelines
  • Provide technical input and advice with planned works on the operational network, ensuring they are carried out in a controlled, timely manner with minimum service downtime and that all NOC resources are prepared and informed.
  • Liaising with customers on ongoing issues to clearly define steps for resolution
  • Liaise with internal teams and external partners to highlight and resolve operational issues and improve services
  • Provide technical input and produce RFO reports
  • Provide technical root cause analysis and trend analysis to identify any re-occurring themes to reduce repetition of support incident and proactively prevent future incidents occurring.
  • Escalate technical issues to the CSM and/or CTO as needed.
  • Maintain a thorough knowledge of the procedures, products and services offered by the client
  • Provide technical training and coaching where appropriate and create and maintain associated documentation, technical guides and publications for the team.
  • To attend weekly meetings and progress any resulting actions as required and facilitate communication of issues discussed at meetings with the wider team
  • To undertake and manage the delivery of specific projects and tasks within the infrastructure environment

The ideal candidate must have :

  • A minimum of 3 years work experience within a support environment ideally from a service provider / Telecoms provider background
  • CCNP minimum
  • A methodical and systematic approach with an eye for detail to identifying issues, proposing possible solutions through to satisfactory conclusion
  • Enjoys solving problems and can adapt to new technologies quickly
  • A professional and helpful attitude towards customer issues
  • excellent communication skills (both written and verbal)
  • Technically proficiency with requirements outlined below (Technical Skill Requirements)
  • Strong self-management skills to organise own tasks and prioritise and be confident multitasking.
  • The ability and willingness to cover out of normal business hours ( to cover the scheduled out of hours on call rota)

Please send your CV ASAP for immediate review.