Principal duties and responsibilities
Certified Network Expert demonstrated by a combination of work experience, training and certification programs.
Hands-on experience in BGP, OSPF, CISCO ACI, Nexus NXOS, IOS, IOS-XE, F5-LTM,GTM,APM,AFM and ASM, Cisco ASA Firewalls, Nexus Switches, ASR Routers, Cisco 4500x switches, and IPSEC VPN
Strong foundation in multi-tenancy data center environments.
Work experience in Cloud Multi-Tenancy environment.
Research, design, engineer, monitor and support the implementation of network solutions for the organization.
Identify network and network security deficiencies or gaps and design cost-effective solutions to mitigate them.
Document network standards, solutions, data flows, procedures, and other technical information as directed.
Contribute to automation and facilitation of network solutions and services combined.
Provides expert technical advice to technical staff within the appropriate technical discipline.
Availability to work on-call and non-standard hours when necessary.
Provide management level updates as required.
Mentor other members of the technical staff.
Good understanding in Cross platform Virtualization and Cloud technologies
Service Automation, Orchestration engines – nice to have
Minimum of 7 years of experience in Cloud and enterprise class security environments.
Minimum Bachelor’s degree in a technology field, or equivalent experience required.
Experience with Network technologies and services including network firewalls (Cisco Firepower and ASA, F5-WAF, and AFM), load balancers (F5-LTM and GTM), SSL VPN (F5- APM), Switches (Cisco Nexus (ACI/NXOS), Cisco IOS based), routers (Cisco IOS-XE and IOS based), intrusion detection and prevention (IDS/IPS), packet capture and analysis.
Strong Experience with BGP, OSPF routing protocols
Solid understanding and hands on experience with Cisco ACI and Nexus 9000 series, Cisco ASR series
Experience on Network APIs, APIC Controller/Network Orchestrator.
Experience implementing multi-tenancy using VRFs, Private VLANs, Tenant/EPG/Bridge groups
Experience installing and supporting IPSEC VPN, Point to point circuits (Ethernet & MPLS)
Experience with Radius, TacACS+, Logging, SNMP Monitoring, and RMON.
Experience with IDS/IPS deployment and management.
Experience with Matrix Switches and Taps.
Solid understanding of Vmware NSX, Virtual Switches and hypervisors.
Experience with Cisco ASA Firewalls and Firepower ASA Firewalls.
Some Experience with scripting languages such as; Perl, Python, PHP, Bash, or PowerShell.
Cloud service provider experience - preferable
Strong hands on experience, successful implementation and management of carrier grade network and security deployments and support.
Strong hands on experience with Cloud base infrastructure.
Strong interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills
Able to conduct research into data center infrastructure issues and products as required
Highly self-motivated and directed, with keen attention to detail, and proven analytical and problem-solving abilities
Able to effectively prioritize tasks when under pressure
Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment