Network Engineer

About BlueWave & aql

Our mission is to empower a better-connected society by providing innovation which enables and underpins seamless communications between cities, communities, people and businesses.

We’re the engine behind many global brands and have been a trusted hidden partner for tens of thousands of businesses from startups to scale-ups.

We handle millions of text messages a day, millions of voice minutes, hundreds of thousands of remote connected devices. We also are the enablers behind the first significant northern internet infrastructure, handling many hundreds of Terabits of capacity.

A common thread running through all of our products and services, particularly so during this pandemic, is that we’re enabling smart companies to get to market quicker with innovative services to help every sector work better.

The role

We are Looking for a Network Engineer to join our fast growing business. The successful candidate must have some of the following experience:

  • Linux system administration (Debian and Redhat)
  • Physical (Cabling, Crimping, Patching)
  • Mikrotik Routers
  • Ubiquiti Equipment • Siklu P2P Links
  • Ceregon P2P Links
  • Wimax and LTE
  • L2tp, Eoip, VPN, VPLS, OSPF
  • Voip Platforms • Databases (MySQL, Redis)
  • Microsoft Windows Server
  • Working with load balancers, caching layers and real-time event processing
  • Firewalls (Cisco, Juniper, Linux/*BSD)
  • Cisco Certification CCNA or above
  • 5 Years experience working in a similar environment
  • Full IOM / UK Driving License

Working in an energetic, fast paced environment, you’ll have a ‘can do’ attitude and be able to show initiative and the ability to learn quickly. We are constantly evolving, so you’ll get to use all the latest tools and influence which are adopted for wider use.

You will take part in an on-call rota providing 24/7 support and you will be interacting with our customers, suppliers, contractors, senior management and directors and therefore excellent communication skills and the ability to work to deadlines and flexible hours are essential. Our customers trust us with their sensitive data: You must be able to pass Government Security Vetting.


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