Senior Network Engineer

Presidio, Inc. - Albany, NY (30+ days ago)3.3

At Presidio, we think, architect, implement and support the practical reality of IT every day. We bring together the best minds in the industry to deliver IT excellence and support the answers to our clients’ IT challenges. As one of the largest IT-as-a-Service solution providers in the U.S., we combine experience and stability with regional expertise and the unique ability to cover local and global business needs. For more information about Presidio visit our website at

We are searching for a multi-faceted high-end networking individual that will be servicing our customers on a daily basis. This individual may be managing small to large *projects* on their own. This can include design to troubleshooting. The candidate must be able to work alone or in a team environment. Project engineering is primarily Cisco-focused. Engineer will be responsible for projects/moves, adds, changes, and repair at multiple customer sites across the Upstate New York area. Training is available in advanced technologies. Full benefits available, plus additional compensation for evenings and weekends.

This is an opportunity to work remotely from home when not traveling to clients in the Buffalo and/or Rochester, NY region. (must live in either Buffalo, NY or Rochester, NY area).



Required Skills

Required Capabilities/Experience:
Extensive knowledge and experience of Core Routing and Switching design, configuration, and troubleshooting using Cisco

Best Practices:
IOS, IOS-XR, NX-OS ¤ Routing Protocols—OSPF, EIGRP, BGP ¤ L2 / L3 Architecture and Design
Multicast ¤ QoS
Potential candidates must possess experience and demonstrate expertise in at least one or more of the following areas:

Data Center / Core design, configuration, and implementation utilizing Cisco Nexus Architecture (9K, 7K, 6K, 5K, 3K, 2K)

1000V). Familiar with the following technologies:
OTV – LISP – NSX – Programmability

Design, Configuration, and Tuning of Industry leading network security products.

Excellent understanding of VPN architectures —Site to Site, SDWAN , Remote Access Client (IPSEC/SSL), DMVPN
ASA Firewalls
HA Configurations o Multi-Context o Transparent Mode o NAT
ACL Configuration o IPSec and SSL VPN o IPS Configuration o CX
BotNet o Next-Gen Features o DMZ
FirePower o AMP o FireSight
NG-IPS o NG-FW o Application Control
Cisco ISE design, configuration, and integration with wired data and wireless infrastructure for network

Authentication, Authorization, and Accounting

Palo Alto Firewall (Basic and Next-Gen Features), Panorama, and EndPoint Experience
Cisco Ironport ESA/WSA
Genetech and/or Cisco Physical Security
Cisco Wireless design, configuration, and troubleshooting for Enterprise and campus environments.
Wireless Surveys, Site Assessments, and Audits using AirMagnet and/or Ekahau Toolsets
WLAN Controller Configurations and Tuning
PRIME, MSE, ISE Integration
Bridging, Outdoor/Mesh, Location Tracking, wIPS, Guest Access
Meraki (Wireless, Security Products, Switches, SDWAN)
Load Balancing design, configuration, and troubleshooting using the following products:
Citrix NetScaler

Familiarity with additional core technologies including:
Riverbed, Infoblox, Cisco Optical, NetBrain, FireEye, SolarWinds, SPLUNK

Required Experience

Required Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience and/or military experience
Active Cisco® CCNP/CCIE certificate or equivalent experience
At least 5 years of related experience providing project deliverables, preferably in a VAR/Integrator environment
Strong communication skills
Solid documentation experience with Microsoft® Office product suite
Ambitious and goal-oriented, with initiative to work until job is complete
Must possess excellent troubleshooting skills and be flexible with hours. Must have own vehicle.

Presidio, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer/ VEVRAA Federal Contractor. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for this position regardless of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, age, sex, citizenship, ethnicity, veteran status, marital status, disability, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state and local statutes, regulations and ordinances.

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RECRUITMENT AGENCIES PLEASE NOTE: Presidio has a strict PSL in place and will only accept applications from agencies/business partners that have been invited to work on this role through the Presidio portal. Candidate Resumes/CV's not submitted through the Presidio portal or submitted directly to Hiring Managers will be considered unsolicited and will be treated as gifts and no fee will be payable. Thank you for your cooperation.