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Cloud Platforms Cisco & NSX Networking Engineer Edinburgh 6mont

Job Title: Cloud Platforms Cisco & NSX Networking Engineer Edinburgh 6mont
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Edinburgh, Scotland
Salary: £250 - £350 per day
Start Date: December 2017
Reference: BBBH55862_1511886719
Contact Name: Barbara Tomaszewska
Contact Email: B.Tomaszewska@parity.net
Job Published: November 28, 2017 16:32

Job Description

NSX Cisco Network Engineer - Edinburgh - 6 months


We have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Network Engineer for a 6 months' contract based in Edinburgh with our public-sector client. This position falls outside IR35.

You will be expected to have extensive experience of working on large scale networks, supporting the network and security requests and incidents.

Essential skills -

  • Minimum CCNP certified
  • VCP-DCV or VCP-NV certified
  • Knowledge/experience in VXLAN overlay technologies (preferably VMware NSX in a multi-site platform)
  • Extensive experience of TCPIP, routing protocols
  • Extensive Networking and server concepts
  • Knowledge of cabling specifications, VLANs, VXLAN, spanning-tree, interface protection mechanisms, port aggregation, routing protocols (OSPF, EIGRP, BGP) and VPN.
  • Should have experience of private Cloud systems
  • Enterprise network support experience
  • Hands on LAN / WAN networking knowledge
  • Expert knowledge of IP, routing and other networking technologies
  • Expert knowledge of cisco products and Cisco IOS
  • Expert knowledge of MDS storage fabric networking concepts
  • Expert knowledge of Cisco UCS networking features and technologies
  • Expert knowledge of Cisco & checkpoint firewalling and security hardware
  • Knowledge/experience in VXLAN overlay technologies (preferably VMware NSX in a multi-site platform)

Desirable skills -

  • Experience of designing, implementing and operating a VMware NSX SDN platform
  • Experience of working in a DevOps environment
  • Knowledge and experience of Agile working, including such disciplines as Kanban, feedback, retrospectives, VFQ
  • Experience and knowledge VMware vSphere & NSX networking concepts
  • Private/Public/Hybrid Cloud environment management Active Directory & Group Policy

Candidates will be expected to hold a Basic Disclosure Scotland or be happy to undergo this clearance.

If you have the skills and experience required for this position, please send me your CV for consideration.

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