Network Engineer

  • Location:

    South Yorkshire, England

  • Sector:

    Network Engineering

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £35000 - £40000 per annum + Plus benefits

  • Contact:

    Erica Jenkinson

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  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Duration:

    24 Months

  • Expiry date:


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Lead Network Engineer - CISCO - Remote Working / Occasional Site Visits - up to £40k DOE

Would you like to work within a company that values Diversity & Inclusion, are innovative and open minded as well as deliver, support and inspire you to be the best you can be?

I am actively looking for a Senior / Lead Network Engineer on a work from home basis, with occasional site visits around South Yorkshire, on a 24 month fixed term contract (with the potential to become permanent).

You must have a drivers license and a company car will be provided.

The successful candidate will be required to manage a team of specialists across the business, for the successful provision of the network and data requirements.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Ownership of the technology associated with the network and telephony function across the business
  • Routine system performance monitoring.
  • Oversee technical projects in alignment with organisational goals.
  • Manage a team of network engineers.
  • Coach, mentor and develop staff when needed.
  • Work closely with cross-functional teams to identify and drive initiatives to improve the customer experience.
  • Requirement to deputise for line manager as part of the role.

Experience and Skills:

  • An excellent understanding of Network Hardware Technologies (CISCO preferred). Firewalls, Proxy Servers, Routers, Switches, WI-FI. Wan Acceleration).
  • Knowledge and ability to utilise network technologies such as TCP/IP, MPLS, Client VPN and WAN VPN, WAN, LAN, VLANs, QoS, Multi-Cast, Telephony and VOIP, Penetration Testing.
  • Knowledge of licence and asset management.
  • Knowledge of Web Service, Security Certification and SSL technology.
  • Ability to manage and supervise staff.


  • Understanding of project management (i.e., Prince 2 or equivalent).
  • CCNA Certified.

Want more info? Please email erica.jenkinson@oscar-tech.com or apply now!!

Lead Network Engineer - CISCO - Remote Working / Occasional Site Visits - up to £40k DOE

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