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T&D Engineer

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  • Salary: £200 - £210 Per day
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  • Job ID: 00634
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Job Description

Job Title  T&D Engineer
Location Homebased initially, later in UK (London)
Perm/Temp 1 Year, Normal weekday working 9am – 5.30pm
Reporting To Project Manager


Key Objectives/ Deliverables

Key Technical Skills

  • Solid understanding of routing protocols, BGP, ISIS, MPLS, Netflow
  • Experienced in the use of routers running multiple VRFs
  • Good understanding of Radware (APSolute Vision, DefenseFlow , DefensePro) and Kentik products for DDoS
  • Ability to work across different Cisco operating systems IOS-XR, IOS, NX-OS etc (IOS-XR is mandatory)
  • Ability to perform general troubleshooting across these environments.
  • Knowledge and understanding of ip subnetting and address allocation within both IPv4 and IPv6.
  • Knowledge and understanding of the physical aspect of Cisco devices. Different card types and specifications, fibre/copper connectivity.
  • Working experience of Palo Alto firewalls
  • Experienced in the use of some form of traffic generation test hardware/software – IXIA or BreakingPoint
  • Any knowledge or use of VMs would be very helpful.


Core Competency

 Desirable – technical / professional qualifications

  • Architect technical knowledge level of IP/MPLS, LAN/WAN technologies.
  • Knowledge of network design and operations level
  • Formal network certifications (CCNA/CCNP/CCIE).

Person Specifications

               Essential –

  • Be a team player. Develop, maintain, and strengthen partnerships that can provide information, assistance, and support.
  • Ability to work independently
  • Strong organisational skills
  • Well-presented and professional
  • Organised and ability to multi-task
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • A good planner
  • Methodical & Structured


               Desirable –

  • Ability to articulate and express self clearly in conversations and interactions with others. Clear business and technical writing skills.
  • Solve problems by using a logical and systematic approach.
  • Ability to anticipate the implications and consequences of any failures and take appropriate action.
  • Ability to gain others’ support for ideas, proposals, projects, and solutions.

Academic & Technical Background

               Essential –

  • 7+ years’ experience
  • IR35 Mandatory
  • Information Technology literate.
  • English language & written.

               Desirable –

  • Comfortable working with multiple stakeholders & within a multi-cultural organisation.