Network Design Engineer

Manchester or Glasgow

Permanent

Full-Time; Shift Rotation

About the Role

Here at Gamma we are looking for a Network Design Engineer who specialises in automation to join the voice & data services delivery team. We are the team responsible for the IP network design of Gamma’s core products and services.

We are going through a period of unprecedented growth and the successful candidate will be helping develop automated solutions for network development, management and deployment whilst supporting the team in an ‘automation first’ approach but can also get their hands dirty with network design when needed.

We are looking for someone looking to take their next step in their career, someone who has a real passion for programming but understand the underlying network systems and services they are programming for.

About You

You’ll have an excellent understanding of Juniper and Cisco network Platforms.
You’ll have strong programming skills being comfortable writing clear and concise code in Python.
You’ll have experience with one or more automation frameworks such as Ansible, SaltStack or Nornir to manage network configuration.
Ideally you’ll have experience of implementation of Git-based CI/CD pipelines in GitLab, GitHub, or Jenkins
You’ll be comfortable working effectively and accurately when working to multiple competing deadlines
You’ll have excellent communication skills with the ability to communicate at all levels with a flair for articulating your thinking
You’ll be comfortable in a fast-paced environment, working across multiple projects simultaneously
You’ll be a team player; you strive for a harmonious work environment and are a champion of collaborative working

About Gamma

Gamma is a leading supplier of voice, data and mobile products and services in the UK.

People are the lifeblood of our success. The people working for us are unusually passionate and enthusiastic about what they do. That’s because the ethos within our company is an open, friendly, honest, non-political environment, whilst always being responsive, flexible, committed and hardworking.

In 2019 we were voted one of ‘The Sunday Times 100 Best Companies to Work For’ for the sixth time.

We know giving you the right tools and training is essential. Full training will be given on our products as well as ongoing coaching and support.

There are many good reasons to join Gamma. You’ll find we work in a relaxed environment with an emphasis on delivering the highest quality in everything we do.

We strive to make decisions based on individual merit and ability. We welcome applications from all sections of the community and promote equality of opportunity in accordance with the Equality Act 2010.

Please note we only use recruitment agencies registered on our preferred suppliers list and as such, any speculative CV’s received will not be considered.