Network Design Engineer - DNS & IPAM at GK Recruitment Ltd, Newbury, £400-£450 per year

£400 - £450 per day
  • Outside Spy
  • Newbury, UK
  • Apr 06, 2021
Duration not stated

Contract Description

Working alongside an established Network architecture team, this role will be responsible for designing, building, and transitioning to solutions involving DNS, IP address management, and MPLS WAN. This role may require out-of-hours work to facilitate migrations.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Design and deliver internal and external facing DNS infrastructure to support associate sites and datacentres that deliver our customer solutions
  • Build an IP Address management solution (Solarwinds) and transition current IP data to the new platform
  • Integrate IPAM with DNS and DHCP, and develop the process to manage our IP space with the new tooling
  • Assist with a global MPLS migration including IP traffic analysis, new circuit deployments, and complex routing solutions
  • Produce technical and end user documentation
  • Work with the business to facilitate change control and end-user communication regarding outages during transition work
  • Handover of the solution to the operations team, including initial support during the transition


  • Proven experience designing and deploying DNS infrastructure including BIND and Microsoft
  • Experience working with IPAM solutions, including integration with DNS and DHCP
  • F5 Load balancing
  • Experience working with vendors and telecoms providers
  • Good working knowledge of Cisco firewalls
  • Strong knowledge of routing and switching (CCNP/CCIE preferred)
  • Knowledge of ITIL processes
  • Strong technical documentation skills

OUTSIDE IR35 contract.