Ip network engineer

Company: Smartedge IT Solutions
Job type: Contract
Industry: Information Technology

Role: IP Engineer

Position: Fixed Term Employee

Location: Manchester, UK.



Main Points to focus on:


Below are the details on which hands on experience is required. Not necessarily exact same however candidate should have worked on Juniper, Cisco, Alcatel & Huawei 

  • Routers -Cisco 7200, 7600, L3/L-2 Switches 3750, 3550, 3400, 2950
  • Juniper M120, EX4200,
  • HUAWEI S5300, S5200 switches.NE40E Router.
  • Alcatel 


Product-Technology Requirement



3750, 4948


EX4200, MX960



Ericsson Red back

SE800, SE1200


MPLS, MPLS VPN’s (L3 and L2)



Access Circuits



Below are the high level responsibilities and deliverables on which the resources would be working: 


o Undertake Virtual Backhaul migrations on Local to Metro and Local to Local Circuits. 

o Troubleshoot and Configure the Access Network using technologies such as Layer 2 Switching and Layer 3 Routing. A good understanding of the following protocols OSPF, ISIS, BGP, Spanning Tree, VRRP, L2VPN, L3VPN, QoS, MPLS, PPP, DHCP, BNG, BRAS. 

o Working with new technology expanding and improving Client Access Network. 

o Complete Network Optimization and Capacity activities. 

o Cooperate with Field Engineering providing remote support and provisioning of Client Access Network. 

o Manage projects to ensure that network changes are implemented in line with defined change management procedures, with minimal interruption to operational services. 

o Manage network changes (in conjunction with Operations), ensuring that they are implemented with minimal interruption to the end customer. 

o Technical liaison with internal teams and external third party suppliers to manage the investigation and resolution of network issues. o Timely resolution of network incidents, minimizing the impact of any network outages. 

o Providing support to the ClientNOC and Operational Teams. 

o Ensure the correct level of documentation is created, reviewed, maintained and adhered to. 

o Create, develop and maintain an asset database for IP equipment. 

o Develop and implement best practice for new works and operational processes and procedures allowing continual service improvement

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