Senior Network Engineer

Summit Midstream Partners, LLC - The Woodlands, TX3.7

Full-timeEstimated: $79,000 - $110,000 a year
The Senior Network Engineer is responsible for configuring, monitoring and maintaining IP network related resources across Summit Midstream’ s nationwide network footprint. This position requires a high level of analytical skills and attention to detail to help ensure Summit Midstream’ s network operational resiliency. The Communications department relies heavily upon our reporting capabilities to help isolate and resolve network related issues. This position will be key in ensuring reporting accuracy through diligent documentation and M/A/C (Move, Add, Change) control management

Principle Duties & Responsibilities

Analyze, design, and install network systems ranging from LAN/WAN switch/firewall to 900Mhz Radios, VSAT, cellular modems, VOIP, IP cameras and IP security solutions.
Create, deploy and maintain Cisco ASA firewalls, Ciscot Catalyst Switches and Cisco Routers
Deploy and maintain Solarwinds for network monitoring
Create new and maintain existing network documentation utilizing Visio
Document work progress via ticketing system.
Supports field communications technicians in multiple geographical areas.
Assist in deploying/managing NMS, TACACS+, IPAM, etc.
Ensure communications installations are on schedule with construction.
Troubleshoot and resolve network related incidents.
Assist with managing a vast array of IP providers.
Assist in managing a wide variety of network hardware. Cisco, HP, Dell, etc.
Participate in after-hours projects related to network maintenance.
Participate in a weekly after-hours on-call rotation supporting 24 hour operations.
Education and Experience

Associate's degree and/or Bachelor’s degree preferred.
CCNP or higher certification preferred with experience.
5+ years’ experience in deploying networking technologies.
Technical Skills

Strong layer 3 and layer 2 skills
Familiarity with Cisco Firepower, AMP and ISE
Experience managing VOIP systems.
Experience working with high availability networks.
Experience with Solarwinds ORION (or other NMS).
Familiarity with BGP, OSPF, EIGRP dynamic routing solutions.
Packet capture, wireshark - Pcap experience.
Other network and/or Microsoft certifications are a plus.
Previous experience with Oil & Gas or SCADA technologies is a plus.
Ability to install cellular and vsat field communication equipment.
Experience with Outdoor Wireless Systems 2.4ghz, 5ghz, and 900mhz is a plus.
Exercise excellent face-to-face, phone, and email communication skills, rapport and etiquette.
Physical Requirements

Must be able to lift and carry up to 20 lbs.
Must be willing to work in harsh outdoor conditions when required
Must be willing and able to travel, at management discretion, to locations involving overnight stays frequently

About Summit Midstream

Summit Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE: SMLP) is a growth-oriented master limited partnership focused on developing, owning and operating midstream energy infrastructure assets that are strategically located in the core producing areas of unconventional resource basins, primarily shale formations, in the continental United States. Our assets comprise over 3,100 miles of pipeline which enable us to provide natural gas, crude oil and produced water gathering services pursuant to primarily long-term and fee-based gathering and processing agreements with our customers and counter parties across the continental United States.

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