Cisco Consulting Engineer, Jobs, Scotland, Glasgow, 5637
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Cisco Consulting Engineer - Glasgow

Circa £50k - Technology - IT- Infrastructure
Ref: 5637 Date Posted: Monday 06 Aug 2018
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Consulting Engineer (Cisco)

Ping Network Solutions are looking to appoint a Consulting Engineer to join our expanding team.  The role will be based out of our Bellshill Office in Strathclyde Business Park, however as this is a field-based project role time will be spent between the office and client sites.

We are seeking someone with exceptional technical deployment and troubleshooting skills covering a wide range of technologies.  The ideal candidate will have a strong understanding of network security and associated technologies and be able to demonstrate a logical and methodical approach to design, implementation and troubleshooting.

Candidates must have excellent communication skills and be able to lead projects from design through to implementation and take ownership of problems to ensure the necessary steps are taken to diagnose and troubleshoot issues.


  • Project Engineering, including but not limited to Low Level Design activity, implementation services and consultancy services.
  • Provide expert level support to all clients and act as an internal point of escalation for all support related incidents where required
  • Troubleshooting and diagnosis of all network and security related incidents
  • Mentoring other members of the team
  • Participating in the on-call rota

Skills and Experience

  • Minimum of 5 Years’ experience in a similar role or field based / consulting role
  • CCNP Certification would be desirable
  • Strong understanding of network security principles and associated technologies
  • Experience of troubleshooting complex enterprise networks and associated technologies
  • Knowledge of Wide Area Networking technologies and associated routing protocols such as EIGRP, OSPF and BGP is essential to this role

Experience of administering and troubleshooting the following technologies and platforms is essential

  • Cisco ISR and ASR Routers (2900/4000/1000ASR)
  • Cisco ASA Firewalls
  • Cisco Switching (3850/3650/2960X/4500X) and associated technologies such as VTP, STP, VSS
  • Cisco Data Centre Switching (Nexus 5K/7K/9K) and associated technology such as VPC and VDC
  • Cisco Wireless LAN Controllers and associated technologies
  • IPSec VPN Configuration and Administration
  • Cisco FirePOWER IPS
  • Cisco FirePOWER Threat Defence

Experience of administering and troubleshooting the following is desirable

  • Cisco Collaboration Portfolio including Cisco Unified Communications Manager (CUCM)
  • Cisco UCS B/C Series Servers and/or Hyperflex
  • Cisco Meraki Wireless, Security and Switching technologies
  • Cisco Identity Services Engine (ISE)

Package and Benefits

  • Competitive Salary and Car Allowance
  • Generous Holiday Allowance
  • Company Pension Scheme
  • Private Health Care Scheme
  • Training and Personal Development