Senior Network Analyst

  • Job Ref: 2215
  • Location: Co Dublin, Ireland
  • Type: Permanent



  • Senior Network Analyst role
  • CCNA Mandatory and working, if not already got CCNP


Soft Skills

  • Has a personality – all well and good being technically efficient but can’t be a robot - need banter!
  • Able to use initiative when troubleshooting or when prioritizing work load
  • Confident to approach/reach out to other teams
  • Good communication skills – technical level or personal
  • Attention to detail
  • Pro-Active, Self-motivated –
  • Logical/Analytical thinking when troubleshooting network issues
  • Adaptable and willing to work under pressure


Device knowledge

  • Checkpoint
  • Cisco ASA
  • Cisco Routers/Switches/Nexus (ISR,ASR,4500, 6500, 3850 stack, Nexus 2,4,7kBlueCoat/Tipping Point/Steelhead) – An idea of what they are would be helpful BUT not necessary as I think you can learn these within the role
  • Content Engine – Again not the end all if you don’t know of this
  • Meraki
  • Wirless Controllers
  • F5 – advantage if you have some knowledge of this



  • BGP, EIGRP, Static routing
  • IPSec
  • LAN switching basic – MAC, VLAN, Trunk, VTP, STP, EtherChannel, SVI
  • WAN basics – IPSec, BGP, DMVPN, QoS, MPLS,
  • IOS/images
  • Switch Security/Attacks – NAC
  • Some Linux desirable but not essential



  • CSM
  • Checkpoint Domain Manager
  • Cisco ISE
  • Meraki Dashboard
  • NetScout
  • Wireshark
  • Any automation background
  • Putty


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