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Network Design Engineer
Newport
Salary: £300.00 - £325.00 per day
Job Type: Contract
Start Date:
Job Reference: BBBH14894
Added: 15 Apr 2019
Job Description

A Network Design Engineer is now available at the Newport office of a multinational aerospace company. For an initial 6 month contract, you will be joining a team of Network Design Engineers who are responsible for reviewing the current status and inputs from the customer and producing site specific Network Designs, covering internal and external requirements for the implementation of the kit on to their allocated sites.
Responsibilities:
  • Conduct a site survey and input this information into the site specific design documentation
  • You will be responsible for ensuring the site specific design meets current customer requirements and contractual obligations
  • Write the configuration files for the new active hardware as well as installing the new equipment
  • Attend site survey meetings
  • Conduct site survey of active equipment and associated passive infrastructure
  • Perform active installation - includes removal of existing hardware and installation of replacement hardware
  • Experience in writing/updating the configurations on switches and routers where faults are found
  • Perform re-patching on a like for like basis after switch replacement if necessary


Skills:
  • Educated to HNC level or equivalent experience
  • Hold a current Cisco CCNA
  • Experience in rolling out network solutions
  • Detailed familiarity of site preparation and construction including: rack installation, electrical wiring & loading, wall penetrations, safety practices, etc
  • Knowledge of interior & exterior fibre optic and copper cable wiring, including single-mode, multimode and hybrid fibre optic cable, shielded and unshielded Category 5e cable, and termination and testing of new and legacy systems
  • Currently hold Ministry of Defence Security Clearance to SC level or above
  • Experience of Cisco 3560, 3750 & 6509 switches, HP 5*** series switches. Supporting certifications a bonus
  • It is advantageous to be able to achieve NATO SECRET clearance


Benefits:
  • £300-325 a day
  • On-site parking

If you are interested in working for this amazing company, please apply online or contact Liam Hancock at Acorn, Newport.Acorn Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.
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