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Senior Network Engineer at The Hut Group
Manchester, GB

£50,000 - £80,000

THG is one of the fastest growing online retailers on the planet. We have over a decade of building and growing brands in the Beauty and Wellness sectors, across over 140 markets. We specialise in creating brilliant digital brand experiences and we aim to be the World's leading Online Health & Beauty Destination. We are currently the UK's leading multi-website online retailer with rapidly growing global operations and we currently have over 16 million customers worldwide.

We are building a world-class business with global ambitions, a proprietary technology platform, and disruptive business model. Our culture is fast-paced and ambitious - we like to move twice as fast as you might think is possible. That's how the company operates, and it is part of the DNA that has led to our incredible growth. We have over 4,000 diverse, smart thinkers - our people are unquestionably our strength. Wherever in the world they are, whatever their role, we encourage our people to share the smart thinking, and give them the support to see their ideas made real. We have built an environment that empowers our people to achieve their full potential, creating innovative digital experiences that deliver results.

As part of our hyper growth we seek to hire and develop well-rounded, commercially astute, ambitious people that can bring fresh and innovative thinking to THG and drive us forward.

About the division

We are seeking multiple experienced Network Engineers to help support a global company in multiple datacentres worldwide. This position is expected to assist in designing, deploying, maintaining, and troubleshooting advanced and complex IP networks in a service provider environment. The successful candidate must have knowledge and experience in theory and support of routing protocols including BGP, OSPF, EIGRP, GRE, and VPN technologies including IPSec and SSL. This position also requires stateful firewall support on Cisco ASA platforms. Experience designing and supporting cloud platforms with iSCSI and FCoE protocols is a bonus. On-call support is required on a rotational basis.

Requirements

Responsibilities:

    Pro-actively monitor the Group Network infrastructure to ensure maximum uptime
    Participate in the design, testing and implementation of new hardware / software
    Own and manage technical operation projects
    Provide out of hours’ support for critical business impacting incidents
    Be a key part of defining the infrastructure roadmap for the future

Attributes:

    Organised, methodical and calm under pressure
    Passionate about networking and how it can contribute business value
    Attention to detail with the ability to build, maintain and diagnose networks with a focus on accuracy
    Self-starter who actively seeks out new ways to solve new and old problems

Skills and Experience:

    Routing protocols (OSPF, BGP)
    Network Services including DNS and DHCP
    In-depth knowledge of network security
    Cisco switching - Catalyst/Nexus
    3rd line network support & troubleshooting

Desirable Skills:

    Web Site Hosting and related technology, HTTP, SSL, Load Balancing
    Cisco ASA/Firepower, Fortigate Firewalls
    DDoS Mitigation/Protection
    Solarwinds Orion NPM
    Global CDN solutions
    Network Automation
    Citrix Netscaler or other application delivery controller (advanced load balancing)
    Cisco Unified Computing (UCS) Platform
    SSL cert management

Qualifications:

    Cisco related qualification advantageous; CCNA/CCNP
    Other recognised network related qualifications.

Benefits

What’s in it for you

    Competitive Salary, plus a bonus
    You’ll be joining a growing, intelligent team that will drive business change
    You’ll have the opportunity to make an impact within the team, applying the skills and methodologies you’ve learnt
    You’ll be working for a company with an excellent culture, in a friendly and fast paced environment
    You’ll be able to react to change with backing from the business
    You'll have the opportunity to solve complex business/technical problems




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