Network Engineer/Administrator

Onward Select - Seattle, WA

30+ days agoContract

Our client, a social media content company, is on the hunt for a Network Engineer/Administrator to join their team.

Work on the IT team and be responsible for:

  • Supportingthe networks, systems and tools that keep the business growing and our information safe
  • Build and deploy new site networks and infrastructure
  • Engineer and implement new solutions to meet business and performance requirements
  • Evaluate new technologies, prioritize the ir acquisition, and make decisions in alignment with IT road maps and business requirements
  • Monitor and maintain existing network infrastructure
  • Support IT and Security incidents and initiatives
  • Manage and maintain data center infrastructure for employee facing services
  • Train others to take on operations, as needed
  • Communicate timelines, network dependencies, resource constraints, and progress with key stakeholders timely and effectively
  • Participate in 24/7 on-call rotation
  • Occasional travel


  • 10+ years of experience in core net work technologies, including routing, switching, implementation and design
  • 5+ years experience implementing and managing small to medium scale BGP deployments
  • 5+ years experience implementing and managing medium to large scale OSPF deployments
  • 5+ years of experience utilizing network tools and packet sniffers. e.g. wireshark, tcp dump
  • 3-5 years experience managing network monitoring and configuration management tools,S NMP and net flow.
  • 3-5 years LAN technologies including: Spanning Tree, loop prevention, port security, VLAN, LACP, QOS
  • 3-5 years Network Security technologies including: Firewall administration, NAT, PAT, IPS ec and SSL VPN, network access lists


  • 3-5 years Wireless Networking, 802.11b/g/a/n,RF, rouge mitigation
  • 1-2 years Systems/server administration
  • 1-2 years Python/shell scripting
  • Preferred Skills, Education, Experience: Network Monitoring and Management, Solarwinds (Must Have), Netbrain (Must Have), Python (Highly recommended), Network Automation

Job Type: Contract

Salary: $60.00 to $65.00 /hour


  • implementing: 5 years (Required)
  • Network Administration: 10 years (Required)