Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Posted on Mar 20, 2021 by Request Technology - Craig Johnson
This is a 6 month contract to hire role, no 3rd party candidates*
Prestigious Enterprise Company is currently seeking a Sr. Cisco Network Engineer. Candidate will utilize experience of Cisco Routing and Switching, and Nexus data center products on a daily basis. Candidate will have experience collaborating with Software Developers and infrastructure support teams along with prior experience with one or more SDWAN or SDN products.
- Design, implement, and support a Cisco centric WAN, LAN, and WLAN environment.
- This includes Routers, Firewalls, security, wireless, LAN switching, and Nexus Data Center.
- Manage load balancing (including DNS/DHCP/IP).
- Provide remote access solution support (VPN, Terminal Services).
- Perform remote monitoring and management of system alerts and notifications.
- Run application performance and packet analysis.
- Work with emerging technologies such as SD-WAN or Data Center products.
- Manage vendors; perform network assessments and security audits.
- Support internal run and maintain activities, including remote monitoring and management system, respond to alerts, monitor health and seek improvement opportunities.
- Mentor and coach junior team members; continuously develop your skills and knowledge.
- Research, evaluate, design and deploy new technologies.
- Bachelor's degree.
- Experience with Switching (Capacity Planning & VLAN's), Routing (OSPF, EIGRP, BGP), WAN Technologies (MPLS, VPLS, VPN) and Security (Cisco Firewalls, IPS).
- Cisco CCNA/CCNP or equivalent experience with daily support of Cisco infrastructure.
- Familiarity with VPNs, VOIP (Avaya), SIP Trunking, Cisco Wireless Deployments, SD-WAN, Cisco Data Center Switching, Security methodology, Load Balancing, VMware, Citrix and network monitor tools.
- 1+ year experience with SD-WAN design, deployment, and support is a plus.
- Demonstrated ability to excel in a global, Matrix organization. Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
- Available for travel to Uline's domestic and international branches.