Network Engineer - WAN Team Lead


Frankfort, KY

Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services


5 - 7 years

Posted 119 days ago

The Networking Team Lead will perform configuration and management of the client's network environment.  The ideal candidate will have in-depth knowledge of multiple networking functions including routing, switching, Proxy, QoS, IPv4, firewalls, VPN, wireless, IPS.  The candidate will have at least 5 years of professional experience in an IT networking related field. 


Required skills/knowledge will include:

  • Firewall experience. (Bonus:  Palo Alto Firewalls.)
  • Senior level planning and design of complicated network projects.
  • Senior level experience with packet capture and analysis. (Bonus:  Wireshark experience).
  • Proxy experience.
  • Senior level understanding of TCP/IP and routing protocols.  (SPB, RIP, OSPF and BGP)
  • IP Management / DHCP Relay. (Bonus:  Infoblox experience).
  • Works well in a team environment and can communicate with customers.
  • Senior level experience with networking products.  (Bonus: Extreme/Avaya LAN/WAN equipment, Ixia network taps).


Desired skills/knowledge will include:

  • Monitor, analyze and troubleshoot network/firewall/securityinfrastructure to ensure security, efficiency, reliability and availability.
  • Knowledgeable of Palo Alto Firewalls.
  • Formulation of redesign and recommendations; development of procedural documentation.
  • Experience with managing IPS and IDS devices.
  • Manage projects of networking hardware and/or services.  Able to provide documented implementation steps and back out plans of project changes.
  • Maintain and review network documentation.
  • Provide break/fix and technical support, including: hardware, software installation and troubleshooting, and resolution of communication issues.
  • Experience reporting issues to Telco carriers and vendors. (Bonus:  AT&T Business Direct/Business Center).


Basic Qualifications:

5+ years of IT networking experience - WAN, firewall, and TCP/IP

Req ID: 23671