Network Consultant- CCNP

Job Category:
Software Developer/Engineer
Job Type:
Level of IT Experience:
5-10 Years
Central Dublin
Salary Description:
Competitive salary offered
Job Ref:

Leading Global IT Company

South Dublin Based

Competitive Salary +Benefits


Infrastructure Consulting practice in the Irish marketplace with a Cisco. The ideal candidate would be comfortable working at consultancy-level on the management and configuration of Cisco Products.

The candidate will be required to work as part of a multi-skilled Infrastructure consulting team working on chargeable projects, so should be open to learning new technologies, and should be prepared to work for multiple clients on a variety of infrastructure projects. Also should have a chargeable, professional services / consulting, client-facing background.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Designs and deploys routing, switching, and wireless technologies (primarily Cisco) in lead engineer role

Implements overall solution for clients, including development of designs, documentation, and plans.

Works with clients to perform assessments, health checks, performance tests, and capacity planning.

Provides knowledge transfer, training, and documentation to clients upon project completion.

Maintains current and thorough knowledge of Cisco routing, switching (including Nexus) and Wi-FI technologies.

Good knowledge and hands-on experience of enterprise class platforms is a requirement as well as a variety of other hardware platforms particularly converged systems.

Assists in opportunity evaluation and leading or assisting on pursuits at new clients or within existing ones.

Demonstrates and actively promotes an understanding and commitment to the mission of companies through performing behaviours consistent with the organisation's values.

Provide support to clients on Cisco environments.

Supports and conducts self in a manner consistent with customer service expectations.

Supervisory Responsibilities:

This job has no supervisory responsibilities.


Should have a minimum of CCNP with a plan to go CCIE.

It would be essential for the candidate to have vendor related training in related field.

It would be desireable for the candidate to have a Bachelor's Degree in related field.

Desirable Certifications:

One or more of following Cisco certifications:

Cisco Certified Netowrk Associate (CCNA Routing and Switching)

Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCNP Security)

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP Routing and Switching)

Cisco Certified Wireless Professional (CCNP Wireless)


Cisco technical experience including design, implementation and support of Cisco Network solutions including:

Consulting background focused on Cisco solutions.

Experience with Cisco ISR/ASR routers, Catalyst and Nexus switches and wireless controllers.

Experience with Security products, Firewalls, IPS/IDS.

Experience with design and implementation of Cisco UCS solutions advantageous.

Knowledge of Cloud technologies/marketplace. Private Cloud & Hybrid Cloud

Experience of large-scale enterprise support utilising industry best practices and mature processes

Experience of latest generation compute technology

Implementing Disaster Recovery & Business Continuity solutions

Data centre operational knowledge

Desireable would be to have experience of Windows/Linux systems administration (OS, network, storage, application support); Network and SAN connectivity including TCP/IP, FC, MPIO, etc.

Ideally should have a chargeable professional services / consulting, client-facing background.

Other Requirements:

Own car & full drivers license essential

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