Network Engineer

Location UK / Belfast

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary £35000 - 45000

Updated 2 days ago

Reference 1365141

 Job Description

A fantastic opportunity for a ambitious Network Engineer to take the next step in their career and develop their skills in a great environment.

Network Engineer

VANRATH are pleased to be working with a Global Financial Company looking for a Network Engineer to join the team. Based in Belfast you will be part of a small team with a great opportunity for growth and to expand your knowledge within the network environment.

The Role.

The role would be in a fast paced environment and looking for an individual who has 3+ years experience behind them but is still on a learning curve. You will need to be able to be self sufficient and manage your own time as you will be reporting to your boss in the US.


  • Responsible for the support and maintenance of global network environment within the organization
  • Taking ownership and management of technical support issues, progressing them through to successful resolution
  • Expanding and further developing the existing monitoring framework and infrastructure management tools
  • Producing and updating platform and best practice documentation/artefacts


  • 3+ years of experience, with hands-on knowledge of the installation, implementation, and maintenance of network equipment (routers, L2 switches, firewall); including, but not limited to Cisco and Arista
  • Hands-on knowledge of Layer 3 and 4 protocols like OSPF, BGP, EIGRP, TCP/IP, and OSI model etc.
  • Working technical knowledge of current networking practices, protocols, and principles
  • Experience with Multicast networks
  • Solid understanding of network monitoring concepts and management tools

Desired Criteria

  • Experience with server build and installs
  • Knowledge of Linux kernel, command line and system diagnostics
  • Storage (SAN/DAS/RAID)
  • Scripting with one or more of the following (Shell, Perl, Python, Ruby)
  • Knowledge of managing SQL (MS SQL or MySQL)


The salary is negotiable depending on experience but would be between £35-£42k. It also comes with additional benefits and a great location and culture.

For further information on this role or any other, please contact Matthew Evers in the strictest confidence on 02890 330250 or apply via the link on this page.