3rd Line Support Engineer - WAN Network

Posted 01 February 2024
Salary Negotiable
Job type Contract - Inside of IR35
Discipline Technology
Contact NameJennifer Curran

Job description

Job Title: 3rd Line WAN Network Support & Project Engineer
Contract Duration: 9 months
Location: Solihull

BPSS/SC Clearance required

The Person:

  • In-depth knowledge of Juniper SRX platform, including Junos, various SRX, and MX platforms with comprehensive CLI exposure.
  • Proficiency in routing and switching.
  • Extensive experience in configuring and tuning BGP, including policy-based routing, attribute manipulation, load-balancing techniques, and troubleshooting.
  • Familiarity with troubleshooting IPSEC VPNs and MPLS.
  • Knowledge of PKI infrastructure elements and certificate-based VPN authentication.

The Role: We are seeking an experienced 3rd Line WAN Network Support & Project Engineer to join our team based in Solihull. The role involves configuring SRX series routers to meet project deadlines and supporting day-to-day operations to ensure the delivery of secure global network services.


  • Configure, troubleshoot, and tune Juniper network devices, serving as a technical lead and point of escalation for network-related faults.
  • Collaborate with the network design community, sharing knowledge and upskilling within the 3rd line team.
  • Handle a mix of project/implementation work and technical network support escalations.
  • Immediate start contract role for a minimum of 9 months, with potential for extension or permanent placement (subject to availability).


  • Proven experience as a 3rd line network engineer.
  • Technical expertise in Juniper SRX, BGP, IPSEC, MPLS, and PKI.
  • Ability to work on tight project deadlines and support BAU operations.
  • Strong troubleshooting skills and the ability to lead technical teams.

Contract Details:

  • Duration: 9 months
  • Engagement: PAYE or Sole Trader (Ltd company engagement not available)

How to Apply: Interested candidates should apply online for consideration. Immediate start available for the right candidate.