SR. Network Consultant

Auto Club of Southern California - Costa Mesa, CA (30+ days ago)3.7


Teamwork. Integrity. Dedication.

Together, we make a difference.

If you are a career-minded, service-driven professional looking to join a fast paced organization then you have come to the right place. AAA is a member service organization affiliated with the national AAA network. With offices across the U.S., we’re united by common mission and common values of excellent member service. With more than 13,000 employees in 21 states, we provide legendary service to 15 million loyal members. With a constantly growing membership, we are always welcoming dedicated professionals looking to challenge themselves and build a career within our dynamic organization. You will find that being part of a very successful team is extremely rewarding.

JOB DUTIES:
Responsible for the design, configuration, implementation, and support for the LAN, WAN and VoIP infrastructure. Participate in the definition and design of all aspects of networking such as switching, routing, load balancing, and firewall administration.

Must have strong engineering and implementation skills especially around the Cisco (switches/routers), Extreme (switches), F5 (load balancers), Riverbed (WAN Accelerators), Aruba (Wireless)platforms and all its components. Support the conversion of a traditional and split data and voice network into a converged MPLS, QOS, and VoIP trunking technology.

Develop and implement technical operational procedures, standards, and templates with any existing and new technology. Must have strong experience in network voice and data; access, performance, scalability, security, reliability, and fault tolerance. As required, provides regular on-call support of the Network environment in various sites such as; headquarters, call centers, and branches. Analyzes problems and manages solutions during testing and post-implementation.

Qualifications

Four year college degree in Information Systems, Business Administration or other related field or equivalent preferred. Minimum of 8 years’ experience with the following is highly required: LAN/WAN; TCP/IP, OSPF, BGP, EIGRP, SIP, MPLS, carrier troubleshooting, VoIP, Voice QOS/COS technologies.

Must be strong in Multi-Layer Cisco/Extreme switching and Cisco/Extreme routing, Load Balancing methodology, Firewall (Checkpoint and ASA), WAN optimization/compression, and wireless. Must understand technical problems and solutions in relation to current as well as future business environments. Strong aptitude and ability to pick up new technologies. Must be proficient in Network/Protocol Traffic Analysis instruments such as Sniffer technology.

Working knowledge of current networking/telecommunication platforms and technologies. Proven interpersonal and leadership skills working in a team environment, creating a motivation for high achievement. Must have excellent written and verbal communications skills to communicate effectively with peer teams and management. Must have extensive experience with Microsoft Office suite of tools (including Visio, Excel, and Share Point). Preferred certifications for any or all of the following: Cisco Certified Network Administrator (CCNA), Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP).

Preferred exposure to DevOps and its cultural philosophies, practices, and automation that increase an organization’s ability to deliver applications and services. The ideal candidate must be able to work under tight deadlines and work with limited or no supervision. Must have strong engineering and implementation skills especially around various platforms.

Benefits:
  • Health Coverage for Medical, Dental, Vision
  • Paid time off including Vacation, Illness and Holidays
  • Life Insurance
  • Disability Coverage
  • Pension
  • 401k Savings Plan
  • Employee Discounts
  • Career opportunities across multiple business lines and states
‘Creating members for life by exceeding our members’ expectations through valuable products and legendary service.’

AAA is an Equal Opportunity Employer.