Network Engineer in Dallas, TX

Avacend, Inc.   •  

Dallas, TX 75201

Industry: Technical Services


Less than 5 years

Posted 55 days ago

Job Description

Job Description:

Relevant Work Experience:

  • 4-5 years work experience in an IP Service provider environment.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in a technical field preferred or equivalent work experience in large scale service provider networks.
  • Basic Computer Skills Required: Windows, MAC, Linux/Unix

Candidate Requirements:

  • Working knowledge of IPv4 and IPv6 protocols (TCP/UDP, ICMP, ARP, IPv4/v6 addressing, Multicast/PIM)
  • Working knowledge of Layer 2 Ethernet protocols: ether-channel as well as VLAN/TAGs
  • Working Knowledge in layer 3 routing protocols (eBGP, iBGP, OSPF, OSPFv3 EIGRP, RIPv2) as well as Layer 3 devices.
  • Working knowledge of IPv4 and IPv6 routing is required.
  • Some Knowledge in MPLS and IPVPN/Layer 3 VPNs is required.
  • Some TDM technologies is preferred however isn't required. EX: PPP, Frame Relay, HDLC
  • Working Knowledge in Layer 1 technologies and connectors: DWDM, electrical, optics, cables, connectors etc

Relevant industry certifications and/or knowledge is required

  • CCNP

Relevant Operating Systems/Chassis:


  • Cisco ISR, ASR
  • Juniper M, MX
  • Cradle point
  • Fortigate 60d

Operating System/Firmware:

  • Cisco IOS, IOS-XE, IOS-XR
  • Junos*
  • Fortios

Valid Through: 2019-11-12