Network Engineer

Job Locations UK-City of London
Posted Date 5 months ago(21/04/2021 16:20)
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Information Technology


Technologies, like people, work better when they work together.  North offer a unique breadth and depth of expertise across the Internet of Things (IoT), networking and connectivity, and safety and security. Our smart integrated technology solutions transform the way people, organisations and places work.  Delivering through five UK regional offices, we provide long term, multi-year partnerships in managed services and support, keeping organisations going in the right direction.


We are looking for an experienced Network Engineer, to be based on-site with our client, a global investment bank. This is a contract role, based at their offices in London. 

  • You will be responsible for delivering and supporting low latency networks and market data infrastructures.
  • You will be delivering a number of project requirements, where you will be required to complete technical design documentation and assist with installation to data centres.
  • You will be working with multiple stakeholders, both internal and external to deliver a full range of solutions within set timescales.
  • The role requires you to understand low latency high frequency networks, market data and protocol understanding within network technologies.
  • The role requires you to have a strong understanding of F5 loadbalancing.
  • The role requires some competence in scripting.
  • You will be considered a go to person for network troubleshooting
  • Strict adherence to company policies and wider regulations is mandatory


  • Proven F5 subject matter expert, including loadbalancing, LTM and GTM
  • Expert level in TLS negotiation, TLS troubleshooting, Mutual Authentication, API/HTTP calls and certificate handling
  • Minimum of CCNP level experience is required
  • ACI Routing/Switching
  • Routing Protocol e.g. BGP, OSPF
  • Firewalls – Cisco, Fortinet
  • An understanding of Linux commands
  • Fundamental scripting skills are required for automation
  • University / Higher education qualifications expected.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Proven experience operating within a financial services environment will be highly desirable.


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