Customer Network Engineer

Glasgow, UK ● Manchester, UK Req #107
19 June 2024

We understand that the best business partnerships are genuine, and trust comes easily when you have the right partner beside you. That’s why we place relationships at the heart of everything we do.

A different breed of communications provider. Loyal. Supportive. Reliable. By your side. Together, we can accomplish extraordinary things - we can be #GoodTogether.

Our team work fast, with a start-up type of mindset but working within a leading European business.

Who are we looking for? 

We’re looking for a dynamic individual to join an exciting organisation and a close knit team to be a customer network support engineer here at Gamma. Ideally you will be CCNA certified or pursuing it. Are you looking to take a step into an exciting business only going in the right direction? Look below!

What will you be doing day-to-day? 

  • Ensuring day to day MACs, and fault tickets are completed as scheduled within SLA.
  • Deal with escalations into Managed Services and to escalate to T3 if needed.

Supporting T3 project related tasks including installations and migrations of new customer solutions which will span over a broad range of LAN/WAN/SDWAN solutions.  

  • Responsible for testing and onboarding new ‘managed’ CE equipment and software.
  • On Call and out of hours work is expected with this position.


What you’ll need 


  • Highly IP literate.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Customer focussed.
  • Ability to innovate and deliver under pressure.
  • High attention to detail.
  • Project Management.
  • Knowledge share and mentoring capabilities.


Technical skills:  

  • Vendor-specific experience in Cisco, Juniper, Palo Alto, FortiGate, Meraki, SolarWinds.
  • Understanding of routing protocols, internal and external BGP, OSPF, EIGRP & RIP.
  • Familiar with common Internet protocols, e.g. SNMP, SMTP, ICMP.
  • Advanced knowledge of routers, switches, firewalls, Access Control Lists (ACLs).
  • Understanding of core network routers and infrastructure.
  • Hands-on experience of IP / VOIP network troubleshooting.
  • Hands-on Cisco exposure backed up with relevant Cisco accreditation.
  • Detailed understanding of Layer2 and Layer3 MPLS VPNs from the Core to Customer Edge (P / PE / CE) including VRFs.
  • A background in configuring firewalls for both Corporate and ISP services, to include: VPN Client and Site2Site IPSec Policies, Advanced DPI Policies for Internet Traffic and Centralised / Virtual Firewall Policies for VPN Customers.
  • Understanding of all aspects of QoS (Traffic Shaping / Policing / Scheduling / Congestion Management and Avoidance).  
  • Previous work on implementing and troubleshooting resilient solutions.
  • Knowledge of solutions on Cloud compute such as Azure/AWS.
  • Working with Virtual Machines.
  • Experience in implementation and management of SDWAN solutions.


What do we offer? 

  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
  • Your birthday off
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Electric Vehicle (EV) scheme
  • Pension plan
  • Enhanced maternity and paternity leave
  • Share-save scheme


A few things to note 

  • This role will require travel to one of our office locations (Manchester or Glasgow) twice a week.
  • We do not need agency support; we do all our recruitment in house.
  • Unfortunately, we can't offer visa sponsorship or relocation support for this role.

If you feel you could be a good fit for Gamma but do not think that you meet all the requirements, we still encourage you to apply as you could be the person that we are looking for! Gamma is an equal-opportunity employer. We care about inclusion and believe in having diverse teams where everyone can be their true authentic selves.
We value each person and their range of backgrounds and actively encourage people from underrepresented backgrounds to apply. We don't discriminate based on any protected characteristics e.g., race, colour, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, marital status, disability, or age. We are a family-friendly employer with a culture based on trust, autonomy, and flexibility so that you to create a work-life balance and enjoy working here at Gamma.

Please note we only use recruitment agencies registered on our preferred suppliers list and as such, any speculative CVs received will not be considered. Agencies cannot work on this role unless released by Gamma's recruitment team.

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  • Glasgow, UK
  • Manchester, UK