Senior Cisco Nexus Engineer, London

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Proxar IT Consulting is a leadear in providing Data Centre network, systems and security solutions. Cisco network consultancy and IT outsourcing services have become more popular among our clients. As our business is rapidly expanding, we are looking for individuals who would become a part of our team in London. Join us to work in a client satisfaction oriented environment that offers resources for your technical skills.

Summary of Role

We are looking for a Senior Cisco Engineer with good experience in Cisco Nexus products to join our in-house team and help implement, support and evolve the infrastructure platforms of a range of environments across multiple industries.

The candidate should have experience of working on large, multi site data centre networks and of delivering project work in a competent and timely fashion with attention to detail.

The successful candidate will be part of a team of around 4 people and work closely with our client’s technical personnel, therefore the ability to communicate and maintain a professional attitude is essential.

They will be working on a variety of projects and support services including day-to-day support of infrastructure platforms, break/fix andproject work.

Our office is based in Central London area, but the candidate may also need to work from time to time at our customer’s data centres as necessary.

The position is permanent, 37.5 hours a week, based upon a 0900-1730 working day.

Required Skills and Qualifications:

  • Minimum 5 years experience in large data centre network environments
  • CCNP is a complete minimum, preferably CCIE certification level
  • CCDA as a complete minimum, preferably CCDP/CCDE
  • Experience with Cisco Overlay Transport Virtualization (Cisco OTV) technology
  • Experience in Border Gateway Protocol (BGP) on Cisco equipment
  • Experience in Cisco ASA firewalls
  • High Performance and High Availibility setups
  • Experience in Load Balancing technologies


Desired Skills

Applicants should posses some of the following skills as well as the essential skill set listed above and should be able to back them up with examples of use.

  • ITIL Certification
  • Large scale web hosting / Data Centre infrastructure hosting
  • Security Clearance SC1
  • Prince2
  • Experience with CDN technologies
  • Great troubleshooting skills

If you wish to apply for this position, please send your current CV to careers@proxar.co.uk

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