Level 2/3 Network Engineer

  • Job Ref: 5126
  • Location: Gorey, Ireland
  • Type: Permanent


The Role

We are currently seeking a Cisco Network Engineer to work as a part of our service team. The ideal candidate will provide escalation support on network issues for our clients and work on projects related to network improvements.



The Network Engineer will participate in the planning, design, implementation and support of the network across all clients

  • Provide Level 2/3 support for our customer networks.
  • IP routing protocols including BGP, OSPF, IP Multicast.
  • Maintain up to date network diagram, standard, documentation for all clients detailing configuration of deployed solutions.
  • Network planning, performance tuning and troubleshooting.
  • Install, document, implement and support of the client networks
  • Resolve operational issues involving routers, switches and firewalls in a multi-vendor environment.

Competencies (Technical and Behavioural)



  • 3-4+ years’ experience in Layer 2 technologies, routing, and switching in an enterprise environment.
  • Significant Cisco and Meraki experience, Infrastructure/Networked environments with hardware (routers, switches, firewall, etc.), software (IOS, NX-OS), network security practices, designing, planning and implementing LAN-MA.
  • Demonstrate proficiency with the provisioning and troubleshooting of LAN/WAN connectivity technologies.
  • Drive operation excellence and growth of the company through strong skills and experience in data network technologies: OSPF, BGP, VRRP, MPLS, VPN, VLAN, Trunking, EtherChannel and QoS.
  • Comprehensive hands on experience with LAN/WLAN/WAN technologies.
  • Comprehensive hands on experience with Cisco routers, Catalyst switches, Cisco ASA 55xx security devices,
  • Linux, Asterisk and VoIP knowledge would be beneficial.
  • CCNA, CCNP, CCDP, CCSP, CNMA qualifications would be advantageous
  • Knowledge of virtualisation platforms



The Network Engineer role requires the following set of behavioural competencies:

  • Customer service oriented with an eager desire to interact with clients, staff, and management teams.
  • Strong analytical and organizational skills, with passionate attention to detail.
  • Ability to multi-task, prioritizing multiple objectives and initiatives.
  • A desire and ease in establishing credibility with non-technical leaders via excellent communication skills and business acumen.


John Ryan, Senior Recruitment Consultant - Your e-Frontiers consultant for this job

John is one of our recruitment consultants on the Technical Infrastructure Division of e-Frontiers and has been with the company since June 2012. John brings over 12 years recruitment experience to the e-Frontiers team having previously worked for one of Ireland’s biggest recruitment companies. He has worked with many of the Ireland’s leading IT companies and has experience of sourcing technical candidates across all levels. He has also gained valuable on-site client recruitment experience from various recruitment projects. John studied Business Studies in Dublin Business School. He prides himself on his professional and logical approach to recruitment.

Specialises in: Senior Windows Engineers, System Support, Linux Administrators, Unix Administrators, Security Consultants, Virtualisation Specialists, Unix Specialists, Infrastructure Consultants, Cloud Automation Specialists, Office 365 Specialists, Windows Engineers