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Network Engineer (Contract) €500 Per Day

  • Location:

    Dublin, Republic of Ireland

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  • Salary:

    Bonus, pension, negotiable

  • Contact:

    John McGuinness

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  • Published:

    22 giorni fa

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Network Engineer - Contract

Senior Network engineer required on a 6-month contract to support and maintain network infrastructure

  • A minimum of 3 years IT Technical support or engineering experience in a comparable IT Infrastructure environment
  • Hands-on experience with monitoring, network diagnostic, and network analytics tools
  • Experienced with patching/upgrading network infrastructure


  • 3rd level qualification in IT discipline, or equivalent experience
  • ITIL Fountionda
  • A minimum of one professional certification e.g. Cisco CCNP


  • ITIL Practitioner
  • Additional Professional certification in either Network and/or Server Technology e.g. MCSE, Citrix CCP, Cisco Expert CCNP
  • Recognised Project Management qualification


  • A strong background in IT Infrastructure with hands on in-depth technical knowledge of some, or all, of key technologies - Cisco Networking, Server Technologies ( MS, VMware, Citrix ), Active Directory, Telephony/Unified Communications, Checkpoint, Cisco ASA Firewall, Netscaler, Ironport, Solarwinds technologies.
  • Detailed knowledge networking protocols (e.g., IPSEC, HSRP, BGP, OSPF, 802.11, QoS)
  • Strong understanding of hybrid, private, public cloud platforms & technologies
  • Working knowledge of ITIL processes
  • Working knowledge of project management methodologies and best practice


  • Strong interpersonal and written/oral communication skills with the ability to communicate ideas in both technical and user-friendly language. Ability to interact effectively with executives, engineers, vendors and peers. This is essential to the position.
  • Excellent problem solving and decision making skills
  • Strong influencing skills
  • Strong analytical skills to effectively plan appropriate corrective action and escalation of Support issues
  • Excellent planning & organisational skills
  • Analysing existing hardware, software, and networking systems
  • Resolving technical issues with networks, hardware, and software.
  • Performing speed and security tests on installed networks.
  • Upgrading/replacing hardware and software systems when required.

Cisco Network Engineer Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, networking administration, information technology, or a similar field.
  • CCNP or equivalent experience
  • Experience in Cisco DNA Centre
  • ISE

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