Content Delivery Engineer

  • Location

    Manchester City Centre

  • Sector:

    Information Technology

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £45k - 55k per year

  • Contact:

    Tom Elliott

  • Contact email:

    tom.elliott@adalta-solutions.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    0161 804 9350

  • Job ref:

    6696

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-07-30

  • Consultant:

    #

Network Engineer – Content Delivery Engineer – Network Optimisation – Load Balancing – Service Deployment – Network Routing & Switching

NetScaler – Citrix – Varnish – HAProxy – DNS – HTTP – TCP

£55,000 + Bonus + Benefits

The Company

My client is a leading provider of online digital ecommerce and entertainment on a global scale.Based in Manchester City centre, they offer excellent exposure to cutting edge technology within a first-class office environment.

 

Experience Required

Strong understanding of load balancing concepts and how to implement across a multi-vendor deployment.

Strong understanding of web application caching concepts and technologies, with a knowledge of how to implement across multiple technologies such as Citrix, NetScaler and Varnish.

Troubleshooting HTTP, TCP applications in a large, enterprise network environment.

Strong understanding of traditional network routing and switching concepts, as well as firewalls and security technologies.

Experience in a technical support or operations environment.

Good understanding of DNS functionality and concepts.

Exposure to and administration of Linux operating systems and applications.

Excellent communication skills.

Experienced with load balancing and wants to keep a focus on this area to support our Content Delivery platform.

Main Responsibilities

Creating and deploying service configuration utilising our CDN infrastructure including, NetScaler, Varnish, HAProxy and DNS.

Designing and reviewing of technical proposals in support of new product functionality.

Identifying caching opportunities and performance optimisations in deployed products utilising the expansive forensics platform.

Performing application and packet inspection utilising a range of enterprise and open source tooling.

Assisting development and other infrastructure teams in designing efficient and secure product delivery solutions.

Benefits

  • 5 weeks per annum plus public holidays
  • Private pension contribution
  • Gym membership

Network Engineer – Content Delivery Engineer – Network Optimisation – Load Balancing – Service Deployment – Network Routing & Switching

NetScaler – Citrix – Varnish – HAProxy – DNS – HTTP – TCP