Sr Network Engineer

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 10/14/17
8 - 10 years experience
IT Consulting/Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 10/14/17

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Responsible for the delivery of network planning, design, implementation & optimization services as a post sales consultant to WWT’s Commercial Enterprise clients.
  • Create Low Level and High Level design of data center networks utilizing industry best practices and Cisco hardware to include: Cisco enterprise level L3 switching and Nexus 7K/5K/2K platforms
  • Lead the delivery of network solutions including routers, switches, firewalls, load balancers and othernetwork hardware appliances.
  • Oversee/perform new and existing equipment, hardware, and software upgrades.
  • Perform installation, configuration, maintenance, and troubleshooting of customer managed hardware, software, and peripheral devices.
  • Monitor network performance and troubleshoot problem areas as needed.
  • Conduct research on network products, services, protocols, and standards to remain abreast of developments in the networking industry.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must have at least 7 years of experience designing, deploying, and implementing core route/switch and/or data center networks in accordance with industry best practices
  • Extensive Nexus 7K/5K/2K experiencerequired.
  • Experience logical design models (L2/L3, VPC, VDC, Datacenter Zones, Spanning tree, VFR, VTP, VLANs, physical cabling).
  • Working technical knowledge of network control protocols (QOS, PfR, PoE, NTP, DHCP), network management protocols (CDP, FTP, TFTP, SNMP) and security protocols (SSH, HTTPS, AAA, IPSec, TustSec).  
  • Strong knowledge IP communication and routing is required (OSPF, EIGRP, BGP). Experience with inter-company routing is preferred.
  • Understand WAN/LAN and transport technologies (Ethernet, Frame Relay, DMVPN, WAAS and MPLS).
  • SD-WAN (IWAN, Viptela) implementation and migration experience.
  • Configuration management of networking devices using automation tools (APIC-EM, Cisco Prime) and API scripting with Python
  • Certifications in CCNP, CCIE R&S and/or Data Center Preferred. 
  • Cisco partner post sales consulting experience strongly preferred.
  • Knowledge or experience with Nexus 9K and ACI is a plus.
  • Knowledge or experience F5 load balancing, Palo Alto technologies, Cisco UCS, or Cisco MDS is a plus.
  • Strong interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills with the ability to work well in a collaborative environment.
  • Able to conduct research into networking issues and products as required.
  • Highly self-motivated and directed, with keen attention to detail.
  • Able to effectively prioritize tasks in a high-pressure environment.
  • Strong customer service orientation with proven analytical and problem-solving abilities.
  • Related degree in computer science or electricalengineering and/or seven to ten years equivalent networkengineeringexperience.
  • Up to 50% regional travel

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