Senior Network Engineer

IPsoft - New York, NY (30+ days ago)3.3


The cognitive revolution has arrived. Automation and cognitive technologies are shaping the future of IT and business operations, and IPsoft is at the forefront of this massive shift in the way we live and work. If you want to be part of the future, IPsoft is the place to be. Innovation is our passion, and IPsofters at all levels have the opportunity to be creative and to be challenged.

Responsibilities:
Solid understanding of Cisco internetworks, routing and switching and related protocols, LAN/WAN. Security, firewalls, load balancers and wireless strongly desired.
Architect, deploy and support network in a multi-tenant environment
Perform troubleshooting of networking issues across multiple platforms and technologies to solve complex issues
Manage, monitor and maintain a private MPLS carrier network via BGP peering as well as a sophisticated private BGP WAN topology
Experience with network virtualization, automation and security
Learn, test, implement, and recommend alternatives to existing commercial products
VRF-aware service infrastructure experiences a plus
Document standard operating procedures, diagrams, and training materials for use by the team.
Work outside of normal hours to perform changes within formal Maintenance Windows

Qualifications:
A deep understanding of TCP/IP, internet edge and datacenter design, routing, and switching
Excellent troubleshooting skills, including packet capture analysis
Expert experience with Protocols: MP-BGP, OSPF, MPLS, HSRP, IPSEC, STP
Experience configuring and supporting Cisco ASA and Fortinet Firewalls- VPN, IPS/IDS, URL Filtering, and SSL Decryption
Expertise with load balancers-haproxy, keepalived, SSL certificates (generation, upkeep, and management)
CCIE-certification or equivalent experience is strongly preferred

Rockstar:
Ansible Scripting
Automation
VMware NSX or SDN (software defined network)
Cisco/Aerohive WLC (Wireless LAN Controllers)
LACP/PortChannel knowledge
Presentation skills are a plus
Experience with security appliances and working with security auditors
PCI/SOC I/SOC II/GDPR are a plus
IPsoft is a true meritocracy. Each employee’s contribution is essential to our overall success, and those who work hard reap the rewards of their efforts. We believe in developing talent and promoting from within. Many of our managers and senior staff members started in junior positions.

Our engineers are exposed to a wide variety of technologies and we encourage them to learn new skills. Each day brings different challenges, and our team thrives on the variety and intensity of our workplace. It’s a dynamic environment fueled by the energy of our staff.