Network Engineer at IO Associates, Reading, 6 Months, to £450 per day

£350 - £450 per day
  • Outside Spy
  • Reading, Berkshire, UK
  • Nov 16, 2020
6 Months or more

Contract Description

Network Engineer - Reading - 6-Month Contract (outside IR35) - Up to £450 a day

iO Associates are currently looking for a Network Engineer to join my client based in Reading for a 6-month contract role (outside IR35) paying up to £450 a day. This candidate must have strong Firewalls experience, particularly with Check Point and Palo Alto. Switching skills/experience is also highly desirable. You must have CCNA/CCNP certifications and ideally CCIE certified.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Switch configuration
  • Firewall rule changes
  • DHCP, DNS and IP changes
  • Vulnerability scanning and implementing remediation work
  • Designing and managing delivery of network changes from our third-party supplier
  • Trouble shooting connectivity issues and ensuring quality of service
  • Configuring Citrix NetScaler to implement changes to load balancing, WAF, security protocols and web re-directs

To be suitable for these opportunities you must have knowledge & experience in:

  • Extreme/Dell or Cisco switching/routing
  • Checkpoint and Palo Alto Firewall Policy management.
  • Aruba Wireless
  • Nessus Vulnerability Scanning
  • Network Security principles
  • Unified Comms and Avaya Telephony
  • Good communication skills with experience of working in a project environment
  • Experience of working with Citrix NetScaler for load balancing, WAF and/or to manage security protocols.
  • It is essential that you have experience of assessing risk, following change management procedures and of working in an organisation that follows ITIL processes.

If you're a Network Engineer looking for a 6-month contract based in Reading then send an updated CV to j.godwin @ The client is looking to fill the role ASAP so if you're interested please get in touch straight away.

Interviews will take place from 18/11/20 so apply now!

Network Engineer - Reading - 6-Month Contract (outside IR35) - Up to £450 a day