Randstad Senior Network Engineer in Cartersville, Georgia

Senior Network Engineer

job details:

  • location:Cartersville, GA

  • date posted:Wednesday, June 13, 2018

  • job type:Temp to Perm

  • industry:Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

  • reference:626990

job description

Senior Network Engineer

-This position is responsible for analyzing, designing, installing, configuring, maintaining and repairing of network infrastructure and monitoring of enterprise network SharePoint

  • The primary responsibilities of this position are the daily support, monitoring and maintenance of enterprise network to meet business objectives and SLAs. This position also needs to maintain and document network changes and topology, and proactively identify potential network bottlenecks that needs to be improved, and provide solutions.

Responsibilities:

  1. Responsible for Management, Install and Support of Enterprise Network

  2. Maintain a thorough understanding of the basics behind the Internet and its workings (DNS, Security, IP Routing, HTTP, VPN, Email Routing, SPAM, etc.)

  3. Configure and install various network devices and services (e.g., switches, routers, firewalls, load balancers, VPN, QoS)

  4. Design, setup and configure complex switching environments

  5. Design, setup and configure wireless networking using Cisco Wireless Controllers that supports open or secured access and the ability to support voice and video applications.

  6. Maintain a thorough understanding of LAN and WAN.

  7. Create Access List, Policies or Rules into Security Devices to protect and monitor network and applications

  8. Follow vendor's best practice and keep security devices Operational System current as recommended by the vendor

  9. Recommend and implement hardware OS update for the Switches and routers

  10. Work within established configuration and change management policies to ensure awareness, approval and success of changes made to the network infrastructure

  11. Managing assigned projects and program components to deliver services in accordance with established objectives

  12. Provide advice and recommend network equipment for new network installation in remote offices or Technology refresh for an existing offices

  13. Respond to escalations from network or Infrastructure team to provide technical expertise by coordination with external vendor support

  14. Liaise with vendors and other ICT personnel for problem resolution

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities (Qualifications):

  1. Knowledge

  2. Proven hands-on network engineering experience

  3. Experienced with Layer 3 routing protocols networking protocols (e.g., IPSEC, HSRP, OSPF, BGP, OSPF, 802.11, QoS)

  4. Demonstrate working Knowledge with Cisco NX-OS and Cisco IOS

  5. Microsoft Azure Networking and Security

  6. Demonstrate working knowledge of VTP, Spanning Tree Protocol, 802.1q

  7. Demonstrate working knowledge of Layer 2 switching and Layer 3 routing.

  8. Demonstrate working knowledge of networking protocols (e.g., IPSEC, HSRP, OSPF, BGP, OSPF, 802.11, QoS)

  9. Demonstrate knowledge of VoIP implementation, support and vlan tagging

  10. Demonstrated knowledge of Wireless Networking using Cisco Wireless Controllers

  11. Demonstrated knowledge of Syslog Functionality

  12. Experience with monitoring, network diagnostic and network analytics tools such as SolarWinds

  13. Solid understanding of Net flow data and how to use the data in troubleshooting and reporting situations

  14. Familiar with Identity management techniques

  15. Ability to troubleshoot technical issues with customers and systematically resolve complex networking and application issue.

  16. Demonstrated knowledge of VPN and firewall technologies

  17. Skills

  18. Attention to detail

  19. Demonstrated ability to work within a project management framework

  20. Demonstrated ability to work as a team member

  21. Excellent written and verbal skills

  22. Ability to work with remote users and analysts at varying levels of knowledge

  23. Ability to work with senior management at varying levels of knowledge

  24. Ability to prioritize workloads in a fast paced and dynamically changing work environment

  25. Ability to take direction from multiple sources at any given time

  26. Ability to work in a change management governed environment

  27. Ability to learn new technologies and applications in a short amount of time

  28. Experience

  29. 7+ years installing Cisco Routers/Switches/Wireless Controllers/Firewalls

  30. 5 + years' experience implementing, monitoring, and maintaining technical infrastructure

  31. 4 + years' experience implementing, monitoring, and maintaining monitoring devices

  32. 3 + years analyzing logs from different network devices

  33. Education

  34. Bachelor's degree in computer science, management information systems, engineering or a related field and or relevant direct job experience

  35. Certifications

  36. None

Preferred Knowledge, Skills, Abilities (Qualifications):

  1. Knowledge

  2. Cisco ISE

  3. Cisco Prime

  4. SolarWinds

  5. Splunk

  6. Skills

  7. Ability to meet project deadlines while handling day to day support issues

  8. Ability to design, implement and train network solutions in projects and day to day maintenance

  9. Education

  10. Bachelor's degree in computer science, software design, management information systems, engineering or a related field

  11. Certifications

  12. Cisco CCNA/CCNP or higher

Travel Requirements: up to 25%