Essential skills and experience
- Over last 3-5 years have an understanding of core network concepts as applied to classic Cisco network components applied in switching and routing.Over last 3-5 years have experience and ability to fault-find on complex networks. Able to apply toolsets within the Cisco IOS and external tools provided by SNMP and network-sniffing applications.Over last 3-5 years have experience of administration of firewalls specifically Cisco ASA and PIX and Checkpoint. Familiarity in configuration/modification of policies to effect business change.
Nice-to-have skills and experience
- Knowledge and experience of building, configuring, transitioning, administering and supporting infrastructure technologies and solutions such as: Cisco ACI/UCS.Knowledge and experience of proactively resolving technical problems, ensuring that technical solutions continue to meet business requirements taking accountability for actions taken and decisions made.Demonstrable evidence of responding to incident reports, ensuring relevant prioritisation and detail to allow for effective investigation.Knowledge of proxy management both mail and web proxies as applied within DMZs.