Network Engineer

Location: Newport, Wales
Salary: Market related
Reference: 3868
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NETWORK ENGINEER

OUTSKIRTS OF NEWPORT           

PERMANENT

FULL TIME: MON TO THURS 8AM TO 5PM FRI 8AM TO 1PM

Hawk 3 Talent Solutions are looking to recruit a Network Engineer for our client, a specialist manufacturer based on the outskirts of Newport, South Wales.

Main Purpose of Role

Network Infrastructure Administration, Development and Support.

Outcomes of Role

  • Network related support requests responded to in a timely manner

may include after hours and out of hours activity when required

  • Limit user downtime and assist in the efficient operation of IT Network
  • Improve IT efficiency and growth with Axiom’s changing needs
  • Satisfied internal and external customers

Reporting Structure

 
 

IT Manager

 

 


Reporting to:

 
   

 


                                                                                                                                                                  

Job Scope

                                                                              

Responsibilities

  • Day-to-Day responsibility for IT Network Infrastructure administration and availability
  • Day-to-Day responsibility for Telecoms Infrastructure administration and availability
  • Day-to-Day Administration of the company’s VPN Systems

•     Day-to-Day Administration of the company’s FTP/MFT File Transfer Systems

  • Control and Monitoring of Network Infrastructure and Firewalls devices
  • Firmware & Software Updating of all Network Devices, Firewalls and Telecoms Systems in line with Axiom’s Patching policy
  • Scoping, development, and implementation of future IT Network Infrastructure in-line with evolving business requirements
  • Ensure that all company operating values and compliance procedures are always adhered to, including quality management, health and safety, legal stipulation, environmental policies, and general duty of care.
  • Provide Network related support to IT Engineers and IT Technicians when requested

•     Occasional out-of-hours work may be required for Network patching and restructuring duties

  • Assist the IT Manager as and when required
  • Any other duties deemed necessary

Authority Levels

  • To be agreed with your Line Manager

Person Specification

 

ESSENTIAL

DESIRABLE

Skills (include professional or educational qualifications required)

  • CCNA (Cisco)
  • Microsoft Networking
  • Virtualisation Networking
  • CCNP (Cisco)
  • CCNP Security (Cisco)
  • Meraki Wi-Fi (Cisco)

Knowledge/Experience

  • Cisco Catalyst 9000 Series switches
  • Cisco Firewall Threat Defence Devices
  • Cisco AnyConnect VPN
  • Wi-Fi Infrastructure Devices
  • ISP Routers
  • IP Telephony/VOIP
  • Mitel IP Telecoms
  • DECT Devices
  • FTP/MFT File Transfer systems
  • MDM systems (mobile device mgmt.)

Remuneration Package

Competitive salary – negotiable depending on skills and experience.

Company Pension (company matching employees contribution up to 5%)

Private Medical Cover

Death in Service (6 times annual salary)

Hawk 3 Talent Solutions are operating as an employment agency on behalf of its client.

To Apply please follow the application process for the site this job is advertised on or email your CV to Rachel.Sheehy@hawk-3.com. By applying for the above position and providing your personal data to us you understand that your data will be processed in line with our Privacy Policy. To view our full Privacy Policy please visit our website.

Hawk 3 Talent Solutions are committed to the selection, recruitment and development of the best people, basing judgements solely on suitability for the job. Whilst we endeavour to respond to all applications individually, due to high volumes, this is not always possible. Thank you for your interest in this role and we look forward to working with you in the future