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Network Engineer Cisco NSX VxBlock CCNP

Job Title: Network Engineer Cisco NSX VxBlock CCNP
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Edinburgh, Scotland
Salary: £350 - £450 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH54602_1501261074
Contact Name: Yana Yovkova
Contact Email: y.yovkova@parity.net
Job Published: July 28, 2017 17:57

Job Description

Network Engineer - required for fixed term position with public sector client based in Edinburgh for 6 months.

A fantastic opportunity for an experienced Network Engineer for a 6 months' contract based in Edinburgh with our public-sector client.

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)
  • 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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