Data Centre Network & Firewall Consultant

Data Centre Network & Firewall Consultant

  • Post Date:October 22, 2018
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  • Daily rate £300 - £400
    Contract length 3 - 6 months

Job Description

Data Centre Network Routing & Firewall Implementation Consultant

Responsible for the preparation and application of configurations on the live Data Centre network. Configuration includes network devices such as: Routers, Switches, Load Balancers and Firewalls).


  • Desired: minimum 5+ years’ experience in enterprise data centre environment
  • Desired Vendor Certifications:
    • Cisco CCIE or Juniper JNCIE
  • Minimum (Industry skills level)
    • CCNP Routing and Switching and/or Data Centre
    • JNCIP


  • Able to work out of working hours, under the agreed change window.


  • Deep knowledge and experience of Data Centre Network infrastructure operation, systems and services:
    • Cisco DC Routers and Switches, Nexus 7000, 6000, 5000.
    • Cisco ASR 9000/12000
    • TCP/IP, BGP and OSPF routing protocols (redistribution), VRF: route leaking
    • Juniper SRX 3600, 5600


  • Good knowledge and experience of:
    • Proxy Servers (BlueCoat)
    • Firewalls (Juniper, Checkpoint, Cisco, Fortinet).
    • Load Balancers F5
    • VPN devices and authentication servers
    • UNIX and scripting knowledge to perform typical network tasks automatically
    • Experience & Good knowledge of cloud and NFV technologies (Cisco ACI, OpenStack, VMware NSX)


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