Network Design Engineer

  • Job Reference: 6744920
  • Date Posted: 13 September 2018
  • Recruiter: Venn Group
  • Location: Wiltshire
  • Salary: £350 to £375 Per Day
  • Bonus/Benefits: DOE
  • Sector: Technology
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Network Design Engineer
Recruitment Agency reference: 6744920
A position has arisen for a Network Design Engineer within a leading Defence consultancy in Wiltshire.  This role is for an immediate start contracted for an initial 6 months.

Candidates must have a valid SC Clearance

Key role responsibilities:

  • Develop and test technical solutions to problems with limited requirements
  • Produce Level Design documents for all NSoIT(D)s core components with varying levels of detail
  • Ensure all developed solutions conform to good industry practice for design and deployment
  • Collaborate with other members of the Network team; sharing knowledge and peer reviewing each others work
  • Use the Atlassian toolset (JIRA, Confluence and Bamboo) to record, document and test work

Essential Skills

  • Valid SC Clearance
  • Experience working with Enterprise Systems, Platforms and Networks within a datacentre environment
  • Minimum BSc (2:1 or above) in Computer Science or related field. Other engineering academic qualifications considered
  • At least one of the following professional certifications:
    • Network certification, CCNP (Cisco Certified Network Professional) or similar
    • Virtualisation certification, VMware VCP-NV (VMware vCenter Certified Professional – Network Virtualisation)
  • Strong Stakeholder Management experience (internal and external)

Desirable Skills

  • Experience with NATO gateways
  • Experience with UK Public Sector deployed network and services
  • Experience in developing secure architecture within a multi-tenanted environment
  • Networking certification, CCIE (Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert)
  • Experience delivering large-scale IT projects
  • Experience working with Enterprise Systems, Platforms and Networks within a datacentre environment
  • Experience working as part of an Agile development team
  • Military experience

If you are interested in this position or would like to find out more about similar roles please contact Lee Kelly on 0117 930 8760 and email your updated CV to
Venn Group is an equal opportunities employment business and employment agency and welcomes applications from all candidates.