Senior Design Engineer

Location UK / Leinster

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary £90000 - 100000

Updated 1 week ago

Reference 1358726

 Job Description

HAYWARD HAWK are happy to be working with a large telecoms business that is currently in the process of a recruiting an experienced CCIE level Senior IP Design Engineer.

Senior IP Design Engineer ( CCIE )

HAYWARD HAWK are happy to be working with a large telecoms business that is currently in the process of a recruiting an experienced CCIE level Senior IP Design Engineer to join the RoI team, based in Dublin, this role supports our main core IP/MPLS networks.

The key duties will involve:-

  • To lead / assist to reach the highest network standards in terms of quality and innovation and help develop the core network and core platforms from their current architecture to the next generation network deployments.
  • To contribute to customer’s designs and solutions.
  • To lead innovation to bring new ideas and products to the market quickly and efficiently and before our competitors.

The competence required is of a CCIE level knowledge of Routing and Switching (Service provider) protocols with knowledge in BGP and IGP protocols, MPLS, MPLS TE, automation and security experience.

The successful candidate will be joining the Network Design team which set out the architecture for the Optical, IP / MPLS, ISP and Access networks.

You will act as a network architect reviewing the current topology and making recommendations for improving the network with an emphasis on the Network Security, Automation and Innovation.

The duties will also include the introduction of new products and services, encompassing Design, Testing, Documentation and Training.


The skills & experience you need:-

  • CCIE/Nokia SRA or equivalent level of expertise on routers, switches and network design and technologies obtained in network and security related roles.
  • In-depth knowledge and understanding of the working and operation of MBGP, MPLS VPNs, L3 VPN’s, VPLS, L2 tunnels over MPLS, Traffic Engineering, QOS and Inter AS VPN’s.
  • Strong Background in design of systems architecture & network systems (especially service provider)
  • Strong security experience, including information assurance and ISO27001. Other Security certifications a distinct advantage
  • Automation: Experience developing successful automated solutions using scripting.

 Other relavent experience will include:-

  • Deeply know the theory and have experience in the delivery of complex networks for carriers.
  • Demonstrated experience implementing complex technical environments involving large network and security projects.
  • Provide data expertise on the expansion and upgrade of the Core IP platforms.
  • Investigate, propose and implement enhancements to improve the efficiency and performance of the backbone and site networks.
  • Ensure a high level of security standards are maintained and operated across the network.
  • Keep up to date with latest networking technologies and trends including virtualization technologies like SDN and NFV and owning the overall 5 year network roadmap for designated platform


-Challenging role where you will have the chance to genuinely influence change

-Salary levels will depend on experience will be around up to E100K

For further information on this vacancy, or any other Technology roles in Belfast, Dublin or London, please apply via the link below or contact Declan Fitzmaurice in the strictest confidence on 02895 902688.