Senior Network Engineer (senior technical position with 12+ years of experience) M*ust have CCIE (Lab Certified). *
The Contractor should have experience and expertise in designing, implementing and managing Cisco-based solutions; specifically experience configuring VTP, STP, Etherchannel, and OSPF on CAT4500, CAT6500, CAT3850s, Nexus 5K, 4000 series routers and 2900 series routers. Experience must also include working on production issues such as performance degradation, device failures, WAN (T1, DS3), copper Ethernet and fiber circuit outages; collaborating with providers and the Smithsonian NOC and working on APC UPS.
The Contractor should have experience leading both long and short-term network engineering projects by meeting with customers, gathering requirements, designing solutions, scheduling tasks, implementing solutions, as well as deploying system security solutions and documenting all work products. The Contractor shall have expert skill with creating and updating project plans and Visio-based diagrams.
The Contractor should possess excellent writing and verbal communications skills as related to gathering of information and requirements from customers and relaying the proposed results and information to customers, IT staff, service providers, and management.
Job Type: Full-time