Network Engineer

  • Job Ref: 2125
  • Location: Dublin, Ireland
  • Type: Contract


Networking Engineer


Principal Accountabilities

·         Lead and deliver as part of project team new global Wide Area Network including Firewalls / security solutions, Remove Access Solution and new global Proxy solution

·         Planning and scheduling of line upgrades and collaborating with customers, Project Management and

·         Network Architect on network changes

·         Work with outsourced network provider on planning and migration to new solution

·         Configuration of VLANs and ACLs in Cisco IOS and Nexus OS

·         Comply and adhere to key support processes within an ITIL Framework

·         Performance and capacity analysis on the network lines/circuits for customers

·         Create technical documentation


Knowledge, Skills & Experience

·         Good knowledge, OSPF, MPLS, TCP/IP, DNS, DHCP, QoS , IPS/ IDS

·         Good knowledge of best practice security principles

·         Good knowledge on Proxy environment

·         Knowledge on network architecture

·         Knowledge of Project Management methodology

·         Cisco switches and ASA firewalls (CCNA minimum)

·         Configuration of VLANs and ACL’s in Cisco IOS and Nexus OS

·         Checkpoint & Juniper administration and configuring VPN’s

·         Experience working in an enterprise computing environment

·         Working knowledge of Microsoft Operating Systems, Active Directory

·         Working knowledge on Proxy environment

·         Knowledge of customer service standards and procedures

·         Knowledge of ITIL processes and practices

·         Knowledge of Project Management methodology

·         Demonstrable experience with pro-actively managing work and addressing and prioritising demands

·         Fluent in business English language - written and verbal

·         Experience in managing workload and prioritise without supervision. This includes an ability to balance multiple high priority requests Education and Qualifications

·         A recognised technical qualification (preferably in Information Technology) plus at least 5 years relevant experience

·         CCNA level minimal

·         ITIL Certification

·         Demonstrable understanding and several years’ experience of operations management requirements


Competencies & Behaviours


·         Customer Focus; Always gives high priority to customer stated needs

·         Results Driven; Demonstrates initiative and motivation and acts promptly to get things done

·         Organizational Commitment; Creates a positive impression of the company when interacting with people inside and outside the company

·         Communication; Presents self positively and communicates confidently

·         Teamwork; Develops and maintains good working relationships with others in the immediate work environment   

John Ryan, Senior Recruitment Consultant - Your e-Frontiers consultant for this job

John is one of our recruitment consultants on the Technical Infrastructure Division of e-Frontiers and has been with the company since June 2012. John brings over 12 years recruitment experience to the e-Frontiers team having previously worked for one of Ireland’s biggest recruitment companies. He has worked with many of the Ireland’s leading IT companies and has experience of sourcing technical candidates across all levels. He has also gained valuable on-site client recruitment experience from various recruitment projects. John studied Business Studies in Dublin Business School. He prides himself on his professional and logical approach to recruitment.

Specialises in: Senior Windows Engineers, System Support, Linux Administrators, Unix Administrators, Security Consultants, Virtualisation Specialists, Unix Specialists, Infrastructure Consultants, Cloud Automation Specialists, Office 365 Specialists, Windows Engineers