Senior Network Engineer - Core Networks

Younity Ltd

Join a leading services provider who are well known for their competency in ISP grade networking; Cisco/Juniper environment.. start ASAP!

  • Join an ambitious organisation aiming for market leadership in ISP networking
  • Cisco/Juniper Networks, Fortinet Firewalls - run ISP grade equipment
  • Put the customer at the heart of everything you do; operational excellence reqd
My client is seeking to add a strong Network Engineer to their group following recent growth and internal promotions. Working as part of a small but dedicated networking team, you will join a leading services organisation embarking on exciting change journey. This is primarily a core networking engineering role with a requirement for candidates to have previous ISP experience.

This role is focused on ensuring customers are given the best possible experience and that all networks, routers, switches and firewalls are constantly being improved and enhanced. Operationally, the aim is to achieve excellence in all areas, working on a combination of project delivery and BAU maintenance and support as well as managing and resolving all incidents, problems and customer change requests. This is a high availability environment so needs people who can ensure that the networks are achieving maximum up-time.

From a skill set perspective, we are looking for the following base skills:
  • 7+ years implementing and managing Core Networks and LAN/WAN technologies at an advanced level, ideally with ISP grade experience (ideally 5 years working in an ISP)
  • Solid background in network administration and architecture, ideally with Juniper MX, SRX and EX (or equivalents)
  • Strong technical understanding of communication protocols (TCP/IP) and routing protocols (BGP, OSPF)
  • Strong experience with L2VPN, L2 Circuits, L3VPN and VPLS
  • ISP routing and switching configuration experience with with Cisco routers and switches; Fortinet and Cisco ASA firewalls, IPv6 deployment skills, Network security skills
  • Outstanding technical troubleshooting skills
  • Certification in Cisco technologies (CCNP as a minimum) and Juniper Networks (JNCIS-SP, JNCIP-SP)
  • Strong complex problem solving skills, resilience and professionalism
The successful candidate will be a very strong trouble shooter, able to operate with urgency and focused on ensuring the customer gets the best result. We are looking for candidates who bring energy and enthusiasm to this role and who are naturally curious yet pragmatic.

This is an outstanding opportunity for the right candidate and offers ongoing growth opportunities for someone who is looking to join an ambitious organisation who are challenging the status quo.

Sound like you? For more information, send your cv to Kaval Patel on kaval@younity.co.nz or click Apply below.