Sr. Network Security Engineer

Sirius   •  

Omaha, NE

Industry: Software


5 - 7 years

Posted 362 days ago

Position Summary:
The primary purpose for this position is for design and integration of network based solutions to the client. This position may also provide pre-sales support, customer support and direct quality assurance for all projects assigned.

Primary Duties & Responsibilities
• Installs, maintains, upgrades, and troubleshoots networking solutions, including but not limited to enterprise-level Cisco route/switch and Security solutions
• Designs, architects and troubleshoots client infrastructure solutions. Transfers technical skills and knowledge to client
• Provides research, problem solving, technical support, and general maintenance of client relationship
• Manages solution Quality Assurance (QA) tasks for all projects delivered against assigned project deliverables
• Provides project coordination duties for assigned projects to include providing detailed implementation/migration planning to client, knowing and meeting client timetable, coordinating vendor installations, etc. Facilitates communication between product team members. Proactively monitors and reports status of project efforts, anticipates, and identifies issues that inhibit the attainment of project goals and implements corrective actions
• Develops and reviews advanced technical manuals for standard install processes that are directly related to specialization and discipline on the job as needed
• Develops and reviews project scope to include work services estimate, services, resource assignments and allocations, and statements of work for assigned projects
Requirements Position Requirements
Basic Qualifications
• Bachelor’s degree in Telecommunications, Engineering, Computer Science, Management Information Systems or a related field
• At least five (5) years of hands-on experience with Cisco route/switch Networking Solutions, including security products such as Cisco, Palo Alto, F5 and Cisco ISE

Other Position Requirements
• Experience designing, architecting, planning and implementing routing, switching and security solutions and strategies
• Experience with protocol stack that includes skills in layer 2/3
• Network design experience, to include demonstrated troubleshooting capabilities
• Demonstrated ability to work under minimal supervision, independently and/or as a member of a project team.
• Demonstrated ability to multitask and to prioritize workload under tight deadlines in a fast-paced environment
• Demonstrated ability to manage and escalate technical issues to appropriate vendor support team
• Demonstrated organizational, time-management, problem-solving and follow-up skills
• Demonstrated ability to oversee project work activities
• Demonstrated ability to perform technical skills/knowledge transfer to client
• Demonstrated ability to provide technical leadership for a networking team

Preferred Qualifications:
• Cisco CCNP Routing & Switching certification
• Cisco CCNP Security certification
• Cisco ACI/SDx training/experience
• Consulting experience
• Knowledge of project estimation and scoping experience