Direct-hire Network Engineer Opportunity in Denton, TX

Network Engineer

Facilitates the planning, forecasting, implementation and operational support for network of moderate/high complexity. Responsible for the administration and maintenance of the company’s network infrastructure. Required to keep abreast of emerging technologies and provide recommendations where necessary. Performs and manages network problem resolution and oversees the development and documentation of best practices.

Responsibilities

Network Management

Performs or manages large network design upgrades and hardware reconfigurations. Conducts network studies and traffic analyses, prepares forecasts of network traffic and capacity, and recommends modifications to the network configurations that reduce costs or improve service. Utilizes network management software to produce appropriate metric reports.

Troubleshooting & Support

Serves as a high level technical resource on large scale network/security issues. Acts as a subject matter expert (SME) and also provides support for network/security related incidents. Proactively monitors and measures the overall infrastructure performance and recommends or drives the necessary corrective measures, if necessary. Participates in on-call rotation requiring troubleshooting during off hours.

Security

Implements and supports network/security devices including firewalls, IDS/IPS, ACLs, and various other security devices. Adheres to industry accepted network/security best practices. Produces and reports on cyber threats as they relate to the company and industry. Conducts vulnerability scans against company owned assets to assist in determining security posture.

Policies, Standards, Guidelines, Procedures, and Audits

Assists in the development of network/security policies, standards, guidelines, and procedures relevant to IT infrastructure. Participates in audits providing requested network/security information on time and as requested by the audit teams. Adheres to SOX, PCI, and local regulatory requirements to ensure compliancy.

Qualifications

Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or other related field, equivalent work experience may be considered

Minimum 4-6 years of IT network experience in infrastructure/network environments performing network engineering (hardware and/or software), design, planning, implementation and support

Minimum of 3 years of experience ideally working in a large enterprise network in a design, engineering, or support role.

Networking, network design and network security experience

6 years of LAN/WAN Network Engineering experience installing, maintaining, configuring, and troubleshooting network equipment including Arista/Aruba/Cisco routers and switches

Advanced knowledge of routing protocols e.g. MPLS, BGP, OSPF, EIGRP, VPN, QoS, NHRP, GRE

Strong troubleshooting skills and effective troubleshooting methods including:

Load balancing traffic and engineering for automatic failover Hands-on experience with traffic monitoring and management

Must have Arista/Aruba/Cisco routing and switching knowledge and experience, Palo Alto/ASA firewalls, VPN and Wireless experience.

Experience with F5 load balancing hardware

Must be skilled in the use of routing protocols (EIGRP, OSFP, BGP), understand QOS, be able to implement traffic policing and shaping on a LAN/WAN network and understand GRE tunneling

Must have advanced knowledge of datacenter routing and switching

Experience troubleshooting and resolving network anomalies on an operational network

Experience with a broad range of security products such as Firewalls, IDS/IPS systems, AV, VPNs, Authentication, Content Filtering, etc. in a variety of network implementations.

CCNP certified is or equivalent experience is desirable Customer focused attitude

Attention to detail

Excellent oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills

The ability to clearly articulate complex issues to various levels/audiences

Ability to work as part of a team, as well as independently

Ability to develop and implement highly complex network/security projects. Solid analytical skills to troubleshoot highly complex and/or technical problems

Ability to engage with customers, manufacturer partners, and internal and technical staff Ability to make decisions in stressful situations that align with strategic goals of business Ability to manage conflicting priorities

Participate in 24/7 on-call rotation

Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs and rack equipment

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Direct-hire Network Engineer Opportunity with Great Company in Downtown Dallas, TX

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JOB TITLESENIOR NETWORK ENGINEER

 

REPORTS TO:  Systems Architect

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

This role is part of the IT Infrastructure Team in the Network and Telecommunications Group. The role will include (but is not limited to) engineering, deploying and configuring network systems. This position is an integral part of enterprise network design, bringing industry best practice to the engineering process. It requires a high level of technical aptitude to address network problems and discuss solutions with a technical and/or executive audience. The Senior Network Engineer will ensure a stable and secure networking environment for our client and its affiliates. You will own and resolve network-related incidents and requests within SLA’s as the last level of support during outages or equipment issues. Managing the company’s core network infrastructure, as well as supporting initiatives related to network and telecommunications, will be part of daily tasks. The ideal candidate will have a solid technical background across multiple network vendor solutions as well as exceptional communication and organizational skills. The Senior Network Engineer will be honest, accurate and professional in all their daily interactions with team members, business partners and residents. They will treat everyone with dignity and respect while engaged in company business at the office or offsite.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES:

  • Responsible for engineering, implementing and maintaining clients’ complex network infrastructure
  • Assumes lead role in the Network and Telecommunications Group
  • Design stable and secure network systems using industry best practice
  • Document procedures for network hardware/software configuration and use.
  • Document technical specifications and operating standards for network and telecommunications equipment.
  • Develop and maintain toolsets that monitor network health and performance
  • Generate concise reports on network health, performance and utilization
  • Forecast network technology costs and growth by performing trend analysis and capacity planning using available data sets forecasting models
  • Manage security incidents and perform Root Cause Analysis
  • Manage enterprise routing, switching and wireless devices
  • Manage firewalls, VPN concentrators, IDS/IPS and other security appliances
  • Manage Cloud Networks, Cisco Nexus and Meraki equipment
  • Manage core infrastructure networks at our data centers
  • Collaborate with stakeholders to identify business requirements for proposed network initiatives and deliver sound technical solutions
  • Work with network administrators and various groups throughout the company to deploy, decommission, or relocate network equipment and devices.
  • Serve as the Subject Matter Expert on network related issues
  • Provide coaching sessions for knowledge transfer in a small group setting
  • Conduct presentation and whiteboard sessions for company executives
  • Document step-by-step procedures to fix known issues, established solutions or processes in the company knowledge base.
  • Engineer solutions to enforce network policies and procedures, assuring users and devices adhere to company security standards.
  • Optimize network performance from the core network to the endpoints
  • Implement network management tools for day to day operations
  • Develop and document network scripts to automate common network tasks

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Systems, Computer Science or Engineering
  • Minimum eight (8) years of experience supporting large multivendor networks, ten (10) years experience is preferred
  • Minimum four (4) years of experience engineering and supporting large multivendor voice and data networks
  • CCIE Certification is desired; CCNA a minimum
  • Experience with large, multi-site enterprise network systems
  • Solid experience designing and implementing virtualized networks
  • Solid experience designing and implementing networks using interior and exterior routing protocols
  • Solid experience designing and implementing IP network delivery services for voice, video and other types of application data
  • Ability to discuss network component capabilities and perform advanced integration with multiple 3rd party products and services.
  • Experience with telecom/data carrier provisioning, billing, and troubleshooting procedures
  • Experience with current best practices in IT standards, principles, and security practices
  • Expert knowledge of core networking concepts including switching, routing, and wireless technologies
  • Expert knowledge of network principles, design, security and implementation
  • Expert knowledge of network security, firewalls, IDS/IPS systems, wireless Access Points
  • Expert knowledge of MPLS, QoS, VPN IPSec and SSL technologies
  • Expert knowledge of TCP/IP, EIGRP, BGP, HSRP and VRRP
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving ability
  • Respond effectively and in a timely manner to sensitive inquiries and complaints.
  • Individual accountability and contributions within a team-based environment
  • Use metrics and establish KPI’s to identify common problems
  • Perform root cause analysis to pinpoint deficiencies in design
  • Maintaining company standards and ensuring they are adhered to, as well as establishing new standards when there is a gap in policy
  • Work proactively and cooperatively to increase capabilities of the operations team
  • Ability to take initiative and move projects forward with limited direction
  • Detail-oriented with the ability to work at a swift pace with minimal supervision
  • Strong time management skills with the ability to manage multiple projects and deadlines
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ease with building/establishing rapport with people and teams at all levels of the organization
  • Professional demeanor, goal-oriented, self-motivated, creative, flexible and adaptable to new situations
  • Passion for learning, trying new things, understanding what works and quickly adjusting what doesn’t

 

TECHNOLOGY SKILLSET:

Cisco Switches, Routers and Firewalls

LAN, WAN and WLAN

MPLS, EIGRP, BGP

Cisco Call Manager and Avaya IP Office

VoIP Design and Implementation

Capacity planning

 

WORK SCHEDULE:

This role is based in our corporate office located in Dallas, Texas; primary schedule will be 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM; after hours availability and on-call rotation is required on an as-needed basis.

 

 

AA/EEO/M/F/D/V

 

 

 

 

BENEFITS:

 

Other benefits of the Senior Network Engineer role include:

 

  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Short Term Disability
  • Long Term Disability
  • Vacation and Paid Time Off
  • Sick
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan
  • Paid Holidays
  • Training for CEU’s Credits

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We pay for referrals, so if this opportunity is not a good match for your skills or you are not available but know someone who is, please forward this link to them.

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Mike Hanes
ProVisionTech

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Direct-hire Network Field Engineer Opportunity with Great Company

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Direct-hire Network Field Engineer Opportunity with Great Company

 

Network Field Engineer – Dallas, Oklahoma City, Tulsa

This job will provide services to customers in the Network and Security portfolio to include both physical device installation and configuration as well as network assessment or audit functions.

10 Major responsibilities: (Primary accountability for specific functions and results)

1 Work with the Project Manager, other delivery engineers and the customer to coordinate and plan network related services they have been assigned.

2 Advanced to expert level skill with Cisco LAN switches and Brocade LAN switches with the ability to install, troubleshoot and operate with minimal assistance.  Chassis

3 Advanced to expert level skills with Cisco Wireless Access Points and Controllers and the ability to perform a survey, install, troubleshoot and operate with minimal assistance.

4 Advanced to expert level skills with Cisco Security platforms, including ASA and NAC appliances, with the ability to perform security analysis, tune in-place installations, install, troubleshoot and operate with minimal assistance.

5 Advanced to expert level skills with network protocols, with specific practical experience with Spanning Tree, EIGRP, OSPF, BGP, MPLS and DCB. 

6 Advanced to expert level skills with Data Center network design, with particular emphasis around converged networking (FCOE), Top of Rack design concepts, High Availability and reliability.

7 Advanced level skills with Disaster Recovery concepts, application and testing with particular emphasis regarding connectivity and protocols such as VPLS and OTV.

8 Advanced level skills in network audit and assessment concepts with particular emphasis around network management, statistics collection and analysis.

9 Advanced level skills with WAN design in traditional Frame Relay mesh, Hub and Spoke and MPLS networks.  Experience should include Quality of Service, Multicast, issue identification, Carrier relationships and traffic management.

10 Advanced level skills with Infrastructure concepts regarding DHCP, DNS, ISP uplinks and peering, Multicast, VoIP planning and a basic understanding of Microsoft Active Directory.

Additional Responsibilities:

This position will also be responsible for managing, installation and operating our internal network and handling any tickets opened by customers in the hosting environment.

Education:         

     Bachelor’s degree preferred                

Experience:       

     5-10 years of working experience in the network field              

Specialized knowledge

     Experience in a consultative role is preferred.  Advanced level knowledge of Cisco LAN/WAN/Security devices and knowledge of Brocade LAN switches required.  Experience with MS Office applications required.

 

 

Must be willing to travel

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