Job Title

3rd Line Engineer 5022

Job Ref No

5022

Salary

£40,000 - £60,000

Start Date

ASAP

Subtitle

Desktop support engineer

Contract

Permanent

Location

Peterborough

3rd Line Engineer Job in Peterborough

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GTS are looking for a 3rd Line Engineer to join a friendly team based in Peterborough.
Perm – £40,000 – £60,000
Location – Hampton, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

Responding to BAU 3rd Line incidents logged on the incident management system and providing Managed Firewall Services.
What you’ll do:
• Firewall Management
• Incident Diagnostics and Assistance
• Log Monitoring and Analysis
• Rule base Auditing and Advisory
• Device Software Upgrades, Patches, and Bug Fixes
• Configuration Backup / Restore
• Rule base and Network Configuration Change Management
• Provide a point of technical escalation and expertise
• Provide support as part of the 24×7 out of hour rota
• Maintain technical accreditations in line with catalogued services
• Cisco, Fortigate, HP, Checkpoint, F5, Palo Alto
• Escalate and work with vendors when required
• Setup and complete scheduled tasks when required
• Escalate potential service issues initially with Team Leader/Service Desk Delivery Manager /Service Delivery Managers
• Escalate potential problem issues with Problem and Incident Management
• Recommend and deploy changes via the change management process when required
• Act as a role model for technical competence, helpfulness, facilitation of learning and teamwork
• Provide assistance to Team members and Analysts as required
• Proactively maintain and develop knowledge, skills and experience through client contact, industry sources, formalised training and development plan
• Work with consultants to better understand issues and solutions
• Provide technical assistance to ongoing projects and the transition of new customers when required

What you need to succeed:
Must-have:
• At least 3 years’ experience in a similar SLA based support role
• Proven Customer service skills
• Proven experience delivering projects and complex changes
• Industry recognised qualifications in relevant areas
• Extensive knowledge working within a Cisco Switch/Router environment
• Expert level knowledge in at least one of the following firewall vendors:
– Fortinet
– Checkpoint
– Palo Alto
– Cisco ASA / Firepower

Nice to have:
• Netscaler / F5 Loadbalancers
• Cisco Nexus
• HP Switching
• Cisco Wireless (Troubleshooting AireOS and Catalyst controller-based deployments)
• Cisco DNA / SDWAN troubleshooting
• Knowledge of ITIL change process
• Security Clearance (SC) advantageous
• Good communication skills
• Punctual and reliable
• Positive, enthusiastic and supportive individual
• Ability to take ownership of and progress incidents to resolution, or to identify when escalation is necessary
• Ability to work under pressure
• Ability to work in a team and support team members
• Communication and interpersonal skills including listening, building rapport, and establishing empathy whilst demonstrating awareness of internal and external issues in a calm and polite manner

If you have the outlined skill and experience for the 3rd Line Engineer role, please apply now.

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