Network Engineer

Location UK / Northern Ireland

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 5 days ago

Reference 1366975

 Job Description

Terex are expanding and are now recruiting for a Network Engineer to be based at our Global Business Services site in Lurgan. This is an excellent opportunity to join a growing team and become part of a global organisation.

Terex are expanding and are now recruiting for a Network Engineer to be based at our Global Business Services site in Lurgan. This is an excellent opportunity to join a growing team and become part of a global organisation. 

Position Description

We are looking for a senior network engineer to be a key team member on a geographically distributed team that manages a globally distributed and secure corporate-wide network infrastructure. 

The primary roles include;

  • Enforce firewall compliance, consolidation and standardization
  • Standardize network  infrastructure
  • Install, manage and monitor network devices and network connected devices through a disciplined change control process
  • Enforce network standards and policies
  • Liaise and collaborate with the local IT site teams on network optimization and other projects
  • Serve as an escalation point resource for network related issues
  • Provide backup for your peers in the other regions (i.e. follow the sun support)


  • Deploy where needed, manage and monitor the company’s firewall infrastructure
  • Co-Manage and monitor routers on the Terex MPLS backbone
  • Manage and monitor RAS/VPN connections to our MPLS backbone
  • Optimize and fine tune network performance (QOS/COS)
  • Deploy, manage and monitor primary and backup connectivity to our MPLS backbone
  • Liaise and collaborate with the local IT site teams and be an escalation point for all networking issues
  • Build and maintain effective work relationships with all Terex IT team members
  • Perform updates on all managed systems
  • Support Mergers Acquisitions
  • Support/Deploy the company’s infrastructure
  • Work to and enforce compliance, standard procedures, Terex Global IT policies and procedures, including Sarbanes-Oxley/PCI
  • Participates and contributes to the development and implementation Terex Global IT Strategy & tactical initiatives.
  • Be responsible and accountable for the provision of a robust Terex Infrastructure & Operations service.
  • Maintain and monitor core Infrastructure shared services.
  • Co-ordination of new infrastructure installations.
  • Provision of technical direction to Site IT & Infrastructure teams
  • Where appropriate, implement and support cost effective consolidation of IT infrastructure solutions, to reduce the on-going costs associated with IT infrastructure within Terex.
  • Ensure that infrastructure systems and services are implemented in accordance with Terex policies & procedures and, where possible, with standard industry practices that are fully documented.
  • Ensure that appropriate security standards are fully implemented to protect the Terex environment.
  • Help design, implement and support resilient infrastructures Services.
  • Ensure that “Best Practice” business continuity and disaster recovery plans and test procedures/schedules are implemented for all services.
  • Ensure that effective capacity planning and configuration management is maintained for the infrastructure environment.
  • Contribute to the annual budgetary & forecasting process.
  • Assess and manage the risks and issues associated with the provision, management and support of IT infrastructure.
  • Work collaboratively with your peers, managers and project managers in transitioning projects to fully supported production services
  • Ensure that colleagues, customers and stakeholders have a clear view of progress, issues, risks and interdependencies relating to operational plans and projects.
  • Demonstrate strong and positive servant leadership to all team members within our organization.
  • Provide out-of-hours response and support for any issues requiring your input.


  • Cisco experience (CCNA or CCNP preferred )
  • Linux experience required (3+ years) and Microsoft experience desirable
  • Cisco Firewalls (Required, 3+ years PIX/ASA)
  • Networking infrastructure services (LAN, WLAN, AAA, Radius, TACACS, all controlled by Cisco ACS ver 5)
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills
  • VoIP implementation experience desirable
  • Fluent English is mandatory, a second language desirable
  • Willing to work in a geographically distributed team 

Level of education: Bachelor’s Degree in Information Systems Technology, Computer Science, MIS or equivalent experience required. Master’s Degree desirable.

Experience Level: 3+ or more years

The successful candidate will be offered an excellent opportunity within a global organization that values employee development. They will also be offered an attractive salary and benefits package 

To apply for this role please click the link below or visit the following website // and select the relevant role from our website. Applicants must complete the relevant application form. 

All applicants must demonstrate through their application form how they meet the criteria for the position applied for.  We reserve the right to enhance our selection criteria at the short listing stage, if required.

Closing date for applications is Monday 29th October 2018

TEREX is an equal opportunity employer and appointments are based on merit. We value diversity and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Terex Corporation is a $4.5 billion, publicly traded global manufacturer of lifting and material processing products and services.  The company is passionate about producing equipment that improves the lives of people around the world.  Terex operations are global, yet each office or factory is a close-knit community.  Terex provides team members with a rewarding career and the opportunity to make an impact.  The company values diversity and inclusion, safety, integrity, respect, servant leadership, courage and citizenship.  It encourages continuous improvement and offers free courses available through Terex University.  Women@Terex provides a supportive network for Terex women in their jobs and careers.  It’s an exciting time to be part of the expanding manufacturing sector.  Terex is a place where you can work and grow.  Come talk to us!