Senior Network Engineer - Glasgow & Strathclyde

Excellent salary and benefits package - IT Support - IT
Ref: 126 Date Posted: Sunday 21 Nov 2021
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Our client is looking for a Senior Network Engineer to work a hybrid model (2-3 days per week office based) from either Glasgow or London. 

Main responsibilities:

  • Responsible for responding too, troubleshooting & resolving with Network issues raised via our Ticket system.
  • Responsible for the effective and efficient running of the BAU network globally.
  • Top level support and ownership of WAN and LAN technologies and to collaborate and assist in all top level support.
  • Key player in ensuring Ashurst's network meets required security standards and controls.
  • Work with 3rd party vendors to identify root cause analysis on any support issues.
  • Experience collaborating with different teams based in different locations.
  • Good writing skills and experience of producing support documentation and technical implementation plans.
  • Experience   working   in   secure   and restrictive    enterprise environments.

Essential skills and experience:

  • In Depth Knowledge of:
  • Strong troubleshooting skills of complex network, system, and/or security problems.
  • Be able to demonstrate in-depth network experience especially in the design and implementation of multi-site LANS and WANs
  • Comprehensive experience of Cisco switching, Cisco Nexus 3k & 9k.
  • Solid understanding of routing protocols including BGP\EIGRP\OSPF
  • In-depth knowledge of wireless technologies with experience of global Aruba deployments
  • CCNP or CCIE or equivalent knowledge.
  • In-depth experience with a leading Firewall technology Palo alto\Fortinet.
  • Strong understanding of network security to implement Layer7 technologies
  • In-depth knowledge of Riverbed/Steelhead WAN accelerators
  • Experience of MPLS network and VPN networks
  • Previous experience of implementing QoS and troubleshooting QoS issues in a Cisco environment
  • Ability to liaise with 3rd parties for troubleshooting and fault resolution
  • In-depth knowledge of Solarwinds NPM & NTA, Cisco Prime,
  • F5 LTM, GTM, APM and BIG-IP client.


Desired skills and experience:


  • Experience working with Cloud Solution Providers (Azure, O365, Amazon Web Services, SaaS,
  • PaaS, IaaS).
  • Experience with Azure ExpressRoute and cloud connectivity.
  • Experience with VMWare NSX, Micro-Segmentation and Software Defined Networking.
  • ITIL certification
  • Knowledge of infrastructure standards (e.g. ISO)
  • Experience of working in a professional services environment

To apply for this position please email your CV to All suitable candidates will be contacted to arrange a face-to-face or video meeting.