Network Engineer

Dataprise   •  

New York, NY

Not Specified years

Posted 239 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Position: Network Engineer
Location(s): NYC Metro
Timeframe: Immediate

We seek a talented Network Engineer to join our fast growing North East team in providing network architecture and security support to clients.

In this position, you will:

  • Evaluate, develop and maintain data networking and telecommunications systems (hardware and software) for a Dataprise clients in the New York City metro area.
  • Develop design standards and best practices to enhance overall system performance.
  • Plan and conduct installations, transitions, conversions and cutovers of network components and capabilities.
  • Deploy and support network security solutions (Firewalls, IPS/IDS, VPN) to protect network perimeter and provide secure access to internal resources.
  • Analyze network characteristics (e.g., traffic, connect time, transmission speeds, packet sizes, and throughput), troubleshoot problems and recommend procurement, removals, and modifications to network components.
  • Troubleshoot connectivity and other networking problems.
  • Coordinate requirements with users and suppliers.
  • Conduct network and security assessments to troubleshoot and optimize network performance and design.

To be an ideal candidate, you have:

  • Several years of experience supporting Cisco Networking, Wireless and Security solutions.
  • Set up Cisco IOS Switches and Routers, ASA Firewalls, Cisco Wireless Controllers and WAPs.
  • A solid understanding of Voice networks and Cisco UCM (Call Manager).
  • working knowledge of the architecture of Cisco Unified Communications.
  • Demonstrated experience with complex multi-site network troubleshooting, multilayered switch environments, VPN technologies, and implementing network monitoring.
  • A deep understanding of TCP/IP concepts, IPSEC, Switching and Routing Protocols.
  • Experience with third party network analyzers and management tools.
  • Proven implementation and understanding of current WAN topologies.
  • Experience troubleshooting connectivity and latency issues traffic over MPLS and T1 circuits.
  • Experience with Microsoft DNS/DHCP Server administration.
  • The following technical certifications:
    • Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP Routing & Switching/Security)
    • Cisco Certified Design Associate (CCDA)
    • Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA Voice)
  • The ability to prioritize and work well under pressure.
  • Excellent communication skills and a professional demeanor.
  • The ability to work well in a team or individually.
  • A willingness to work some on-call/after-hours work.

Dataprise is an Equal Opportunity Employer.