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Principal Network Engineer

Job Title: Principal Network Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Surrey
Salary: 65000 - 75000
REF: BH-698
Contact Name: Lynsey Simpson
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 2 years ago

Job Description

Principal Network Engineer – Routing & Switching, CCIE

Our state of the art technology client based in Surrey is seeking a dynamic, hands-on and technically astute CCIE Principal Network Engineer with strong TDA (Technical Design Authority), Firewalls, TCP/IP Routing and Switching skills.

As Principal Network Engineer, you will be the “go to person” for your specific technical area. You will lead by example, will be a subject matter expert and will be a customer facing, business aware consultant.

The successful CCIE Principal Network Engineer will be required to resolve highly complex technical design or service issues that cannot be resolved through the normal operations and maintenance procedures and provide leadership for root cause analysis.

Other duties and responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the documentation and upkeep of technical databases relating to the customers network infrastructure such that internal engineering colleagues can refer to this information held on either a WiKi or KEDB, assisting in the resolution of customer incidents and problems.
  • Produce and Peer Review LLD (Low Level Designs) and HLD (High Level Designs)
  • Demonstrable experience supporting Service Provider and Enterprise Grade Networks

Must have in-depth and broad knowledge of networking as a whole - Firewalls, Routers, Switches (Juniper/Cisco), TCP/IP etc. Any Virtualisation (Hyper-V/VWware) is a bonus.

Must have full CCIE (written and lab) and also the ability to go through SC Clearance.

Based in Surrey and paying a salary of up to £75,000 + car allowance + good benefits.