Senior Network Engineer in New York, NY

$100K - $150K(Ladders Estimates)

NBC Universal   •  

New York, NY 10001

Industry: Media


5 - 7 years

Posted 56 days ago

We are looking for a Sr. Engineer to join the Operations & Technology, Engineering organization. This individual will be responsible for the services provided by the Enterprise Network team worldwide, including design, engineering and implementation of network services to meet both short and long-range business needs, and the implementation of service delivery improvement initiatives.

The right candidate will be a multi-faceted, highly skilled individual, who will be responsible for the engineering projects to address and resolve business needs. The candidate must be able to work alone or in a team environment and may be managing small to large implementations on his or her own. This will include design to troubleshooting.

Potential candidates must possess a range of the following skills:

  • Strong networking background with a focus on Cisco routers and switches hardware
  • Extensive knowledge and experience of Core Routing and Switching design, configuration, and troubleshooting
  • Knowledge of Cisco Best Practices in:
  • Routing protocols OSPF, EIGRP, BGP, ISIS
  • WAN connectivity
  • Spanning-tree, Port Channels, Load balancing,
  • Multicast PIM Sparse/Dense, MSDP
  • NAT
  • Quality Of Service understanding and configuration, able to customize across all Cisco platforms to support Voice, Video, and selected applications
  • Excellent understanding of VPN - site to site, client, IPSEC (including the protocol suite), IKE, DMVPN, tunnel modes, Tunnels between ASAs, Routers
  • Knowledge and experience of Network Security, including the design, configuration, and tuning of Cisco and Palo Alto appliances
  • Strong background in wireless communication design, configuration
  • Cisco Wireless knowledge
  • Wireless surveys
  • Wireless site assessment and audit
  • Perform network modeling, analysis, and planning
  • MPLS traffic engineering design, configuration, and troubleshooting
  • LDP, TDP, RSVP Label distribution
  • MPBGP-VPNv4, Multi-VRF and VRF-Lite
  • Extensive knowledge of Datacenter design utilizing the Nexus product line
  • Cisco Application Centric Networking
  • Multi-tenancy
  • Strong knowledge of the Cisco ASR 9000 product line
  • Solid command of IOS, IOS -XR, NX-OS
  • Design and implement of data, voice or video network infrastructures.
  • Responsible for implementing complex projects (any "first time" builds)
  • Core or Internet (DMZ or External Facing) infrastructures, acceptance testing of new hardware and software.
  • Responsible for tier 3/4 troubleshooting.
  • Design and deploy necessary controls to ensure the network meets service levels.


Basic Qualifications

B.S. degree in Information Technology, Business Administration or other technical discipline is strongly preferred

Minimum 5-7 years of experience leading complex project builds with proven performance to achieve on-time completion of projects

Demonstrated successful design, planning and implementation of wide and local area network architecture, including troubleshooting and capacity planning

Cisco CCNP certificate or equivalent experience

Solid documentation experience with Visio, Word, Excel

Expertise working on a team with motivated cross-functional individuals focused on a common goal of delivering cutting edge solutions to meet aggressive business demands in an ever-changing environment to achieve on-time and on budget completion of projects.

Strong communication skills

Ambitious and goal oriented, with initiative to work until job is complete

Additional Job Requirements

Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through to be considered

Must be willing to work in New York, NY

Must be willing to travel and work overtime, and on weekends with short notice

Availability 24/7/365

About Us

At NBCUniversal, we believe in the talent of our people. It's our passion and commitment to excellence that drives NBCU's vast portfolio of brands to succeed. From broadcast and cable networks, news and sports platforms, to film, world-renowned theme parks and a diverse suite of digital properties, we take pride in all that we do and all that we represent. It's what makes us uniquely NBCU. Here you can create the extraordinary. Join us.


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Valid Through: 2019-10-13