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Network Administrator

Job Title: Network Administrator
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Solihull, West Midlands
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 1 year
REF: 160120NainS_1579861280
Contact Name: Ellise Fleming
Contact Email:
Job Published: 6 months ago

Job Description

Our client, a major global IT service provider, requires an experienced Network Administrator to manage their customer's plant network in Solihull.

This is a one year temporary contract with an immediate/ASAP start date.

This role has two 12hr shift patterns (6am - 6pm and 6pm - 6am) and you will be working four days on then four days off.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Network support from on-site, 24X7 support shift support
  • Provide support on day to day network incidents and issues
  • Monitor the network and work with Network tools team for addition/deletion of the devices
  • Support day to day changes and configurations in network infrastructure
  • Manage and maintain the On-site spares availability for network infrastructure
  • Coordinates with Network Delivery team for ongoing projects and provides support from Operations
  • Maintain the Network CMDB up to date
  • Support day to day cable patching requests and update the TRAX
  • Vendor Coordination with Telecoms, Service providers & OEMs in the event of any faults or hardware issues
  • Ensure all related process documents are up to date.

Key Requirements:

  • Candidate should be CCNA/CCNP certified
  • Excellent in Cisco Routing and Switching environment LAN & WAN
  • Troubleshooting skills for Cisco Environment in quick time (Nexus 5500/6500/4500 series, Cisco Enterprise routers 3900, 3800 & LAN switches 3700, 3500, 2900 series) and CAT OS
  • Knowledge of Wireless technology autonomous and lightweight.
  • Knowledge of DNS/DHCP/HPOV NNMi, Prime Infrastructure and Cisco DNA
  • Excellent Knowledge of network sniffer for capturing logs (Wireshark/ Ethereal/ Solar-wind or any other equivalent)
  • Experienced in coordination with Telecoms/Service provider/Vendor coordination
  • Knowledge of cabling and various modules (Ethernet and Fiber)
  • Excellent Communication skill
  • Candidate should be available to join immediately or on a short notice period
  • 2-4 years Network Admin experience