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Senior Network Engineer

Posted on Jan 5, 2022 by Request Technology

Chicago, IL 60601
IT
Immediate Start
$120k - $138k Annual
Full-Time

*We are unable to sponsor as this is a permanent full time role*

A prestigious company is on the search for a Sr. Network Engineer. This company is looking for a network engineer with strong Nexus switching experience with 5k, 7k, and 9k. They will be working with Nexus Switches, Firewalls, Load balancing, and have strong knowledge of network protocols.

Responsibilities:

  • Act as project lead for IS network infrastructure implementation projects.
  • Implements technology and IS network infrastructure changes
  • Collaborates with partner organizations/departments to engineer cross-functional solutions for IS network infrastructure
  • Evaluates new product/solutions for inclusion in the IS network
  • Identify changes needed in the IS network infrastructure configuration to achieve the organization's technology goals
  • Key contributor to the IS network infrastructure strategy reviews and development by performing applicable analysis
  • Administer effective issue identification and resolution process; serve as the focal point for IS network infrastructure-related issue/crisis resolution. Senior escalation point for all IS network infrastructure-related issues
  • Actively maintains our current network infrastructure to expedite the resolution process
  • Perform 24x7 advanced tier troubleshooting, including off-hour maintenance activities, problem resolution, and on-call
  • Subject Matter Expert (SME) for relevant technologies
  • Develop and maintain knowledge of IS network infrastructure, operations, and devices

Qualifications & Skills:

  • Bachelor's degree in related technical/business area is preferred
  • Minimum 7 years relevant work experience; with understanding of the business and industry
  • Experience re-engineering/process improvement
  • Certification(s) in relevant field of expertise (CCNP, CCDP) is preferred
  • Experience supporting mission-critical infrastructure in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong experience to expertise with Layer 2/3 routing and switching specifically with Cisco Nexus technology.
  • Firewalls - strong understanding of roles they play in the network and an ability to support the physical hardware from a tier 1 level.
  • Load Balancing - Strong understanding of the concepts behind load balancing from a tier 1 level.
  • Network Protocols - strong understanding of MPLS, STP, QoS, Multicast, DMVPN and Nexus VDC/vPC protocols.

Reference: 1452583169

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