Senior Network Engineer

Location UK / Belfast

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 2 weeks ago

Reference 1351862

 Job Description

MCS Group is working with one of NI's most reputable Technology Teams in their search for a Senior Network Engineer. Great technologies and projects and package!

MCS Group is working with one of NI’s most successful technology teams in their search for a talented Network Engineer. One of the world’s leading players with financial technology, they’ve been in Belfast for over 5 years and have close to 200 staff. They have invested heavily in their Infrastructure and Operations division since its inception and are now seeking a talented Network Engineer to come aboard to work across engineering and global projects within one of the most sought after working environments in the local market.

The Role

The Network Engineer will immerse themselves in the troubleshooting of network based issues, collaborating with other departments to organise and control incident response.

You’ll get the opportunity to work on simultaneous projects; from change implementations, new procedures and upgrades to getting involved in network design.

You’ll lead project implementation and design initiatives, with a focus on automation, documentation and collaboration with other teams

The Network Engineer will stay abreast of emerging technologies in the networking.

You’ll have the responsibility for implementing changes to the team, through constantly evaluating existing designs or processes.

You’ll react to an ever-changing global network, through configuration management, documentation, whilst engaging with different departments and business units.

The Person

You’ll have a strong commercial background in networking (exposure to large scale unicast and multicast networks would be an advantage).

The Network Engineer will have strong exposure to troubleshooting of routing and switching protocols (OSPF, BGP, STP).

You’ll have exposure to network monitoring, firewalls, proxies and wireless networking.

You’ll have a familiarity with scripting and automation and an understanding of ‘big-picture’ networking.

Expert level certification (CCIE or JNCIE) is a big plus


Negotiable depending upon experience with one of NI’s best compensation packages.

To speak in absolute confidence about this opportunity please contact Chris Busby, Senior IT Consultant at MCS Group on 028 9023 5456 or send an up to date CV via the link provided.

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