Senior Network Engineer

e&e IT Consulting Services, Inc. - Harrisburg, PA (30+ days ago)3.9


**Must be able to pass extensive criminal background check and drug screen**

DESCRIPTION:

The Network Engineer is a member of a network operations team supporting multiple enterprise data centers for a large public sector client. The engineer’s primary responsibility is the ongoing management and administration of the network environment. The team’s primary responsibility is the management of a primarily Cisco network infrastructure.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Functions as technical lead on complex network troubleshooting issues.
  • Administer and maintain high availability for an enterprise datacenter network in support of client SLAs
  • Development of configurations for Cisco switches and routers; series such as 6500, 3800, 2800, etc.
  • Familiarity with Cisco Virtual Switching System (VSS) preferred.
  • Management of Juniper (SRX) firewalls.
  • Administer F5 Load-Balancing modules for application delivery.
  • Familiar with EIGRP, OSPF, BGP, MPLS, VLANs, Wireless LANs and VPN appliances.
  • Assesses current and proposed network designs and proactively makes recommendations based on customer requirements.
  • Assesses team’s process for delivery and makes recommendations for process improvements.
  • Will perform other duties as assigned.
  • Participate in solution architecture meetings and design meetings
  • Provide Technical Peer review with Design Engineers.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must pass an extensive background check.
  • 5+ years of experience as a Network Engineer with emphasis on data center routing, switching, and network security standards/best practices, design, and implementation
  • Knowledge and hands-on experience operating and developing configurations for network equipment such as: firewalls, load balancers, routers and switches, in a high availability, high capacity environment.
  • Cisco certifications highly desired (CCNP, CCDP, CCSP, etc)
  • Proven operational experience with high availability networks.
  • Excellent communication skills both oral and written to clearly communicate with clients and team members, is a must.
  • ITIL v3, Foundations, desired.
  • Have ability to participate in an on-call rotation.

Job Types: Full-time, Contract

Experience:

  • Network Engineer: 5 years (Required)
  • Load Balancing: 5 years (Preferred)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)