Networking Consultant

Networking Consultant

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    City of London

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    Jack Stone

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    3 months ago

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Position: 2x Networking Consultants
Employment Type: Contract
Duration: 12 Months
Rate: £450 per day
A top multinational I.T consulting and systems integration company are seeking two skilled Networking Consultants to support their client that designs and builds real-time account-based payments infrastructures, applications, and services. This is a small and growing team based in London.
Key accountabilities and duties for the Networking Consultants: -


  • Provide 1st & 2nd line Build and Run Services and consultancy to the business.
  • Produce High-Level Designs / Project Design Documents.
  • Use HLD’s / PDD’s to produce and implement relevant configurations.
  • Take personal ownership and accountability for all network related issues throughout the various stages of the Service Delivery Life Cycle.
  • Ideally the candidate will have industry recognised accreditation commensurate with status in role i.e. CCNP minimum (essential). Juniper or F5 equivalents are desirable.
  • Must have an in-depth working knowledge of the following protocols – RIP, OSPF, BGP, EIGRP, STP,PVST, RPVST, HSRP.
  • Strong firewall skills across Cisco and Juniper product sets are essential
  • F5 load-balancer skills highly desirable
  • Must have a practical working knowledge of the following protocols and technologies – MPLS, DWDM,VPN, TCP/IP, SSL,
  • Must be familiar with using the following network Management tools (or equivalent): o HP Network Node Manager & HP NA o Gigastor (or other packet level analysis s/ware) o Netflow Management o Syslog Management
  • Must be familiar with working in an Agile framework – Scrum & Kanban
  • Experience with Jira & Confluence
  • Experience with AWS, Connect Direct, Transit Gateways, VPN, VPC’s etc
  • Experience with Azure, Express route, VPN, Vnets etc
  • Define and/or follow internal and external Build and Run procedures in line with business or technology requirement.
  • Actively demonstrate a flexible approach to all new requirements
  • Form an integral part of the Network Services supply chain and work in a cohesive manner with other supply chain elements to deliver against business need
  • Must be able to prioritise workloads and manage customer expectations.
  • Must be able to work individually or within a team to ensure that Internal / External SLA’s and Project Deliverables are met
  • Must be able to produce quality documentation and diagrams using MS Office and MS Visio or equivalent.
  • Must be able to adhere to strict change management policies and procedures.
  • A Financial or Banking background would be beneficial.

The package for the Networking Consultants:



  • £450 p/d
  • 261.00 work units
  • 31days holiday entitlement
  • Mon-Fri 09:00 – 17:30

These Networking Consultants will be working remotely due to the pandemic.