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Infrastructure Engineer - Linux - Hybrid - Salary to £50,000

England, Greater Manchester

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Infrastructure Engineer - Linux - Hybrid - Salary to £50,000


Infrastructure Engineer - Linux - Hybrid - Salary to £50,000

As a Infrastructure Engineer - Linux, you are responsible for maintaining the operational integrity of transit and access networks. Serving customers across 10 countries, positioned in 8 Data Centres across the globe. Providing expert technical assistance to other team members and colleagues, whilst delivering a network transformational programme that underpins the company's strategic goals.

Ideally you will have hands-on operations experience working with large wide area networks, as you join the Network Engineering team. You will be expected to provide both onsite and remote support globally to our technical teams who have critical maintenance and development programs across all tiers of our infrastructure.

You will possess strong interpersonal and organisational skills, including the ability to meet deadlines, work in a team environment, follow written policies and procedures, and always maintain superior customer service.

The successful candidate will:

* Large scale network infrastructure asset ownership, maintenance, deployment, and assurance
* Key stakeholder in platform design, implementation, and optimization projects
* Providing escalation support for internal teams and customers across all tiers of the network
* Transit, Peering & Colocation expertise
* Traffic optimization, availability, capacity management and routing resilience
* Administration of monitoring platforms
* Produce network documentation to a high standard
* Service management of 3rd party vendors
* Project planning and delivery
* Out of hours maintenance UK & International
* Rota on call support
* Actively work on service improvement plans to drive improvements, cost efficiency and performance
* Provide full lifecycle management of network/security devices, including reviewing and implementing network upgrades

Key Skills

* Experience with Linux Operating System and Open-Source Networking tools (OpenVPN)
* IP networking and Routing & Switching
* Expert level internetworking troubleshooting in a large-scale network environment
* WAN circuits and protocols (Ethernet, VPN)
* Dynamic IP Routing protocols (OSPF, ISIS, BGP)
* Excellent HLD/LLD design documentation skills
* Knowledge of network management, network availability and capacity planning applications and techniques
* Extensive expertise with general firewall configuration and support, including IPsec VPN configuration and troubleshooting
* Strong experience in network traffic monitoring, analysis, packet capture, and troubleshooting
* Understanding of ITIL methodology in Incident, Problem and Change Management