Senior Network Engineer

  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Location: Dublin City Centre
  • Category: Network Engineers, Infrastructure / Database
  • Salary: €65000 - €80000

Senior Network Engineer


My client a global financial company are looking for an experience Senior Network engineer with strong experience on both traditional on-prem networking and cloud networking, as well as SDWAN. Within this position you will report directly to the Infrastructure Team




  • Supporting the cloud network infrastructure.
  • Supporting the network infrastructure (WAN and LAN at the datacenters and at the remote offices worldwide).
  • Capacity and health management for the network infrastructure.
  • Keep informed on new developments and products in our technology area and recommend implementation of new solutions as appropriate.
  • Show excellent decision-making skills that support the needs of the business.
  • Exceptional troubleshooting skills within the network scope and outside into other technology areas in assistance of other IT groups.
  • Participate in the on-call support rotation.



  • 10 years’ experience with networking infrastructure at the enterprise level.
  • Strong experience with SDWAN deploying, configuring, managing, monitoring – in particular Vmware Velocloud
  • Experience operating in cloud environments, and specifically on the networking side.
  • Strong experience with Cisco routing/switching infrastructure.
  • Strong experience with Palo Alto firewalls and Panorama.
  • Experience deploying and administering F5 BigIP load balancers.
  • Hands-on knowledge of OSPF (multi-area) and BGP.
  • IPsec site-to-site VPNs, remote access VPNs.
  • LAN switching, Spanning Tree protocol, VLANs.
  • Cisco switches, branch office and datacenter grade (Meraki, Catalyst and Nexus family).
  • Cisco routers, branch office and datacenter grade (2900/3900, ISR4K, ASR1K, etc.)
  • QOS implementation in the LAN and WAN, for the enablement of IP telephony and video conferencing.
  • Experience with AWS and Azure Networking, or other cloud platforms (Oracle OCI, Google GCP).


Other helpful skills:

  • Experience building infrastructure in the cloud using AWS cloud formation or Azure ARM templates.
  • Have experience Scripting and programming (json, yaml, python, javascript, powershell, bash shell, DOS batch, perl, etc).
  • Familiar with network monitoring systems (Cacti, Solarwinds).
  • Familiarity with Linux (user level).
  • Experience analyzing flows using Netflow collectors.
  • Experience analyzing packet captures (with Wireshark, etc).

If you are interested in learning more about this role and happy to be represented by Solas IT please email me with your CV Alternatively please call me on 00 353 1 2449516

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John Egan

John Egan

With a keen interest in client relations, recruitment is the career for me. My role is to build and maintain client and candidate relations while sourcing and placing top talent throughout Ireland. I enjoy working with candidates from various backgrounds including .Net, Java and QA. Coming from a sporting background I enjoy the competiveness of the IT Recruitment industry and the challenges involved.
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