CACI Network Services is a rapidly expanding specialist IT and Networks consultancy offering a wide variety of opportunities to work within challenging and exciting environments with our major clients in Global Media, Banking, Government, Telecoms and Utilities. CACI are seeking an entry level or graduate, highly motivated Network Engineer to work on a number of projects in London & the home-counties. The Network Engineer will be a key player in maintaining and supporting highly available network architectures, whilst assisting and advising the business by developing guidelines on the usage of complex systems and their components. Utilising your networking and systems knowledge you will become a crucial part of key deliverables and projects. Skills and experience needed for the Network Engineer: Degree educated within a relevant technical field is preferred Good understanding of TCP/IP based networks and networking protocols (eg OSPF) Grounded knowledge of Routing and Switching (eg CCNA) Experience with Linux, Solaris and Windows Operating Systems Familiar with Linux/Unix command line and tools for text processing Grep, Awk, Sed Experience in one of the following languages: JAVA, Perl, Python, Bash Awareness of NMS technologies such as, SNMP, Syslog, Radius, TACACS+ and Kerberos Good understanding of AAA Understanding of Oracle and other relational databases/SQL Understanding of network technologies (Checkpoint/McAfee/Cisco/F5) Demonstrated understanding of first line support and triage techniques Understanding of change control concepts Strong communication skills Good interpersonal skills Desirable skills include: Experience of working in highly controlled and risk adverse environments Experience with network management software. EMC SMARTS preferred but experience with any of the following EMC SMARTS, SolarWinds, PRTG, Cisco Prime Network programmability and frameworks (Ansible/Python) As the Network Engineer, you will have a pivotal role in the company and be the go-to expert for any Network and Infrastructure issues. You will also work with some high-profile customers and projects to help transform their business. Training CACI Network Services develops individuals through a portfolio of training and development options such as certified training courses, workshops, technical conferences, boot camps, on-line training and much more. You will have the opportunity to work on some of the most advanced networking hardware in the industry as well as development of your abilities and talents to become one of the best in the field. Rewards and Benefits In return you will be awarded with a competitive salary, excellent benefits and the opportunity to develop your career and skills within a growing company.