Network Engineer

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Broomfield, CO

Industry: Technology

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5 - 7 years

Posted 35 days ago

  by    Ron Easky

Network Engineer

Denver Suburb

Responsibilities:

• Analyze Core Local and Wide Area Networks to determine possible faults.

• Perform technical networkinvestigations for assigned ITIL Problems. This involves layer 1-4 issues in a state of the art MPLS based IP backbone, Core switches and DNS.

• Escalate Problems to external vendors as required.

• Identify root causes and suggest work-arounds where applicable.

• Perform proactive analysis and investigations to determine potential network Problems in customer environments.

• Participate in departmental process/procedures development.

• Investigate network problems to determined root cause and provide potential short/long term solutions to avoid re-occurrences.

• Mentor less experienced engineering and technical personnel.

• Maintain technical expertise, required industry certifications, and stay current with new and emerging networking technologies.

• Manage special projects as required.

• This position requires an individual that is able to manage multiple incidents in a fast-paced environment.

Requirements:

• Proof of US Citizenship

• Minimum five years industry experience in a design and engineering role in a large enterprise or service provider environment with the installation and support of a large IP network.

• Extensive working knowledge of routing protocols including BGP4, OSPF, ISIS and knowledge of the Internet concepts and routing architectures is required.

• Extensive working knowledge of spanning tree and layer two switching concepts is required.

• Working knowledge of load balancing technologies, firewalls and DNS is required

• Extensive working knowledge of Cisco IOS is required.

• Working knowledge of Juniper Routers and JUNOS software is required.

• CCNP, CCIE or other equivalent certifications is preferred.

• Extensive knowledge of data communication concepts and technologies is required.

• Ability to effectively use diagnostic tools is required.

• Ability to effectively work in a team environment, as well as, independently is required.

• Good organizational, time management and service delivery skills are required.

• Effective written and oral communication skills are required.

• Strong computer skills and proficiency in productivity tools are required.

• College Degree preferred, but will consider applicants with equivalent work-related experience with a minimum educational requirement of a H.S. Diploma or GED equivalent.

Salary

$90K - $100K