Senior Cisco Network Engineer (CCIE Data Center)

NFF   •  

Washington, DC

Industry: Technology


8 - 10 years

Posted 32 days ago

About NFF

Incorporated in 1996, NFF is the only Cisco Gold Partner headquartered in the District of Columbia with Advanced Specializations in all major IT disciplines. In addition to Cisco, NFF holds key strategic partnerships with VMware, NetApp, Microsoft, Riverbed, and many System Integrators. NFF is an ISO 9001:2008 certified company. NFF has been ranked in Inc. Magazine's 500/5000 Fastest Growing Companies list since 2007. From Presidential Inauguration Network Design to an Enterprise Architecture Design for 85 Agencies and 45,000 Users, a Nationwide IP based Video Tele-Conferencing Implementation, or an Emergency Network Infrastructure Management Design, NFF is building what’s next.


We provide a competitive salary and benefits package including health insurance (medical, prescription, dental, and vision), life and disability insurance, PTO, paid holidays, 401(k) match, Flexible Spending Accounts, Commuter benefits, and educational assistance.

About this Position / Responsibilities

The Office of the Chief Technology Officer seeks a Senior Network Engineer to provide customer-facing consulting services, subject matter expertise, engineering services, and operational support as part of the engineering and architecture team in designing, deploying, and operating a mission-critical, converged network.

The objective of this procurement is to assist in the engineering, implementation, and operation of DCNET’s Government Service Provider Network supporting and connecting critical District of Columbia government infrastructure. The individual will provide design recommendations based on industry expertise in requirements analysis, functional design, and deployment of complex technology solutions across enterprise and service provider networks. The responsibilities include, but are not limited to:


  • Requirements gathering related to implementation of technology solutions across enterprise and service provider networks.
  • Provide hands-on analysis and quality assurance for the DC Net network engineering team, leveraging industry expertise related to deployments of complex technology solutions.
  • Experience in analysis, design, configuration, and implementation of routers, switches, and firewalls.
  • Design/Implementation experience with Cisco ASR and Nexus platforms in a Service Provider environment supporting network data and voice subscriber services


Senior Network Engineer Consultant with 8+ years of design, implementation and operation experience in a hybrid Service Provider & Enterprise environment using primarily Cisco and Ciena networking solutions.  


CCIE Data Center

SDN knowledge / experience

Cisco ACI Experience 


Experience with a Data Center build or move is a big plus for this role

NFF Disclosures

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