Network Engineer in Saint Petersburg, FL

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8 - 10 years

Posted 8 weeks ago

The Network Engineer will work with a fast-paced global leader in IT Services, helping to ensure our client's networks are optimized and reliable, and that disruptions are quickly and efficiently resolved.

**This role requires working onsite at our customer's facility in St. Petersburg, FL.

Job Responsibilities:

- Provide onsite customer support as part of a global network services delivery team

- Assist in local and remote network support for scheduled changes, real time incidents, and submitted requests

- Demonstrate strong customer service skills while interfacing directly with customers, end users, partners, and associates

- Adhere to Change Management processes

- Plan, design, and implement networked systems, including configurations, supporting/troubleshooting network problems, and coordinating with vendors for installation of such items as routers, bridges, concentrators, and switches

- Conduct feasibility studies on strategic and tactical plans, design of digital/analog networks, and evaluation of network services/technology for current and future network development

- Perform complex technical analysis of software, hardware, and network systems, systems integration for front-end processors, multiplexes, LAN/WAN communications, network nodes, switches, and various transmission systems

- Define network business requirements and implement effective global network strategies

- Design secure network solutions that maximize the sharing of applications, information, and resources across the company

- Research emerging network technologies and makes recommendations based on future business needs

Basic Requirements:

- 8+ years networking support and design experience, or equivalent combination of education and work experience (i.e. undergraduate degree and 5+ years relevant experience)

- Experience with Cisco route/switch and wireless

- Experience in WAN Optimization Technologies such as Riverbed

- Experience with WAN/LAN internetworking, including design elements (i.e. cost versus performance tradeoffs, protocol interoperability, network architecture development, and requirements for testing/proof of concept)

- Experience working with network security elements such as VPN, Firewall, and Network Security platforms