NOC Engineer

Location: Remote

Contract Type: Permanent

Closing Date: 31 August 2022

NOC Engineer

The Role

Your primary role within the NOC is to deliver a world class customer service and to support our customers through CAE’s Incident, Change, Event, and Service Fulfilment Management processes. In addition to supporting our customers, as a 2nd line resource, a commitment to personal development and that of the  1st line resources is also required.

You will be required to manage multiple workstreams simultaneously meaning clear communication, meticulous timekeeping, and time logging skills are required in addition to a high level of technical knowledge.

This role requires strong skills across routing and switching, ideally with service provider technology experience.

As a NOC Engineer you will need to be outgoing, highly organised, disciplined and adaptable with excellent communication skills. You must be willing to get stuck in with day-to-day operational tasks, handle high volumes of work and run multiple work streams.

What you will be doing?

Your main responsibilities will include;

Support Responsibilities

  • Assist 1st line through both proactive and reactive escalations
  • Update tickets in an organised an efficient manner and logging time for all work performed
  • Work within defined service level agreements (SLA) for different customers to ensure SLAs are met within thresholds
  • Own and managing tickets for Incidents, Problems, Changes and others for Managed customers and non-managed devices
  • Escalate tickets to 3rd line where appropriate following a defined escalation process
  • Maintain documentation of Managed Service Customers
  • May be required to act as Technical Lead for Managed Service Customers

Technical Responsibilities

  • Commitment to improve professional and technical knowledge of the self
  • Commitment to improve professional and technical knowledge of the team
  • Development of Internal systems and process to improve the support operations
  • Undertake personal accreditations as required by the company as part of an agreed training plan
  • Participation in a technical on-call rota
  • Collaborate with other senior resources on complex tickets and other departments on an ad hoc basis

The above list is not exclusive or exhaustive and the post holder will be required to undertake such tasks as may reasonably be expected within the scope of the post.

What is needed?

  • Be able to adapt your communication style to the audience you are presented with
  • Demonstrate the ability to build cross-departmental relationships (sales, managed services)
  • Be passionate about the technology that you support
  • Support NOC colleagues, across all lines, to assist in building a positive team culture and environment of transparent knowledge sharing
  • Have a keen eye for detail and observational skills
  • Be able to work to deadlines
  • Be confident and approachable
  • Cisco Routers and Switching configuration and troubleshooting – Desired minimum CCNP Certification or suitable industry experience
  • Cisco Security configuration and troubleshooting – Desired minimum CCNA Security or suitable industry experience
  • ITIL/Change management or similar process experience
  • CCNP Routing and Switching
  • Other CCNA discipline/specialisation


  • Configuration and troubleshooting experience of other Cisco related Security products, specifically ASA, ISE, and FirePower
  • Configuration and troubleshooting of Cisco Data Centre products
  • Palo Alto Security configuration and troubleshooting – Desired minimum PCNSA Certification or suitable industry experience
  • CCNP Security
  • Other CCNP discipline/specialisation

The Company

This is CAE - Our goal is to be recognised as the most trusted and valued IT infrastructure solutions provider, and be chosen by our customers, partners and everyone in the CAE family, because of our unique understanding, total commitment and positive engagement.

We get recognised in a number of different ways:

  • As a Sunday Times Top 100 Best Places to Work
  • With a Glassdoor score of 4.1
  • Having ISO9001 and 27001 certifications
  • With multiple awards from manufacturers including Cisco and Palo Alto
  • As part of the Sunday Times International Track 200 for fast growing exports
  • Being 3 star accredited with the Service Desk Institute
  • Within our industry with shortlists and wins from CRN and Comms dealer magazines
  • and every time we get an order from one of customers – recognising that we are their partner of choice whether they are in the Commercial, Public or not for profit sectors

It is our approach that sets us apart and our people that make us different #thisishowwedoit

What is next?

If successful, one of our dedicated recruitment team members will be in touch with you for a screening call. Please note, we will always endeavour to acknowledge every application we receive, however, due to the high volume of applications, we are unable to reply to every individual with specific feedback.


  • Bupa Cash Plan
  • Investors in Personal Development
  • Pension Scheme
  • Death in Service
  • Staff Referral Scheme
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Tech Scheme
  • Will writing
  • Additional benefits: Shopping discounts, Length of service awards, BUPA anytime Healthline, Tastecard, Flu Vaccination Vouchers, Employee Recognition, Annual leave entitlements, Cycle to Work Scheme, Fresh Fruit

CAE Technology Services are an equal opportunities employer. We are committed to eliminating discrimination and encouraging diversity across our workforce. We aim to provide a fair and consistent job application process and to not discriminate on grounds of gender, marital status, sexual orientation, race, ethnic origin or disablement.


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