Senior Network Engineer

Location Edinburgh
Discipline: Network Engineering
Job type: Permanent
Salary: up to £70k depending on skills and experience

A Leading Digital Company located in Edinburgh are looking for a Network Engineer to join their team on a permanent basis with Hybrid working.


The company is an industry leader in low-power audio and high-performance mixed-signal processing technology that creates immersive user experiences for the world’s top mobile and consumer applications. For nearly four decades, they have been propelled by the top engineers in mixed-signal processing. Their rockstar team thrives on solving complex challenges with innovative end-user solutions for the world's top consumer brands. The company is also known for its award-winning culture, built on a foundation of inclusion and fairness, meaningful community engagement, and delivering enjoyable employee experiences at every turn.


As a Senior Network Engineer, you will be part of a dynamic, distributed team responsible for the support and continuous improvement of our critical networks. Alongside your teammates, you will strive toward WAN resiliency through dynamic routing protocols, providing pre-emptive support through an improved focus on monitoring, and scale the business with flawless connectivity to cloud resources and remote offices.


  • Design, engineer and implement standardised network systems focusing on security and standard methodologies, ensuring that high levels of uptime are achieved.

  • Find opportunities to optimise the functionality, performance, stability and security of existing networks, continuously assessing systems, processes and procedures for possible improvements.

  • Ensure all existing networks operate in a stable manner to minimise system issues and production impact.

  • Work with network team leadership to strategise and develop the overall global architecture

  • Monitoring and diagnosing performance issues using on-prem or cloud systems and tools

  • Designing, writing, and updating both system documents and network diagrams

  • Lead architecture and design efforts of our global network environments

  • Administration and support of LAN/WAN/WLAN technology to include routers, switches, firewalls, Load Balancers, and VPN appliances

  • Installing, configuring, and solving problems various network solutions and architectures

  • Work alongside your colleagues in the Information Security team, ensure the appropriate level of security to safeguard company IP and to meet audit requirements

Required Skills & Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree and experience as a Senior Network Engineer supporting a globally distributed engineering enterprise, or equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • Proficient knowledge of network protocols and technologies such as BGP, OSPF, TCP/IP and IPSec tunnels

  • Be a hardworking, positive contributor to an organisation equally dedicated to collaboration as it is to success

  • Solid grasp and expert knowledge of networking systems such as routers, switches, firewalls, VPN appliances and load-balancers

  • Ability to lead several projects simultaneously from design to implementation

  • Ability to analyse and evaluate networks, identify issues, and provide solutions to ensure networks are operating efficiently

  • Expert ability to design, implement and support LAN, WAN, and WLAN infrastructure

Preferred Skills & Qualifications

  • Experience performing network analysis using tools such as Logic Monitor and Splunk

  • CCNP certification, JNCIP-Junos or equivalent

  • Experience using Scripting (Ansible, Puppet, shell) for automation

  • Expert understanding of enterprise network architecture and solutioning.

  • Solid understanding of DC engineering as it pertains to network connectivity and physical architecture.

  • Solid grasp of enterprise system engineering philosophies and protocols.

  • Experience with vendors such as Palo Alto or Aruba would be good to have but not essential 

  • Proficient firewall engineering and management at an enterprise level

  • Foundational understanding of SD-WAN architecture, design and management


  • Bonus 8% - variable and dependent on company performance

  • Pension - company will match to 8%

  • Life Assurance 4 x salary with option to increase to 12 x.

  • Private Medical Healthcare

  • Income protection

  • Critical illness insurance

  • Shopping Discounts

  • Cash Plan for everyday health requirements.

  • Dental Insurance

  • Digital GP

  • Health assessment scheme

  • Cycle to work scheme.

  • Electric car scheme

  • 30 Days holiday plus 3 statutory days.

  • Hybrid working 2+ days in office.

  • On-site Gymnasium – showers, lockers, towel service, exercise classes

  • On-Site Music room – guitar classes

  • On-Site Games area

  • On-Site Library

  • Masseur on site twice per month for discounted massage

  • On-Site Deli offering subsidised breakfasts and lunch. 

  • Education Assistance reimbursement

  • Free car parking

  • Secure bike racking

  • Season ticket loan