Senior Network Engineer

Posted on Dec 11, 2018 by Request Technology - Craig Johnson

Reston, VA 20190
Information Technology
Immediate Start
$115k - $130k Annual

Prestigious Enterprise Company is currently seeking a Sr. Network and Security. Candidate will be responsible for analysing, designing, installing, configuring, maintaining and repairing of network and network security infrastructure, voice infrastructure and application components.


Project Leadership:

o Engage with Architecture, Information Security and Business areas. Partner with Architecture, Information Security and Business areas to define technical solutions to complex business issues that align with target state architecture and conforms to corporate best practices.
o Provide technical guidance to the project team. Lead design and network solution reviews.
o Business Communication. Engage with internal teams, project teams and business areas to discuss issues and document or explain technical solutions in a simplified meaningful way.

Design and Build:

o Understand Business Requirements, participate in Requirements Analysis, design and build complete network solutions based on Requirements and Architecture, prof or concepts if necessary, develop, test and deploy.
o Understand and advocate Network, Security and Voice standards, reference architectures and robust/scalable/secure Network, Security and Voice infrastructure, its outcome and ongoing results.
o Provide technical guidance, develop design documents, perform product installation, upgrades and certification, implementation plan, deployment and troubleshooting support.

Support Operations:

o Diagnose, solve and provide root cause analysis for hardware and network related issues.
o On-call on a rotation schedule but also be available to assist Network Operations during major issue or outages.
o Coordination with Operations team for the design, build and production readiness of Network, Security and Voice infrastructure solutions supporting mission critical production environments.
o Provide design documents, schedule hand off meetings with operations and assist in troubleshooting issues.

Team Leadership:

o Support other engineers by providing technical information, reviewing designs and making recommendations.
o Mentor junior members in the operations team and engineering teams.
o Help coordinate project deployments with other engineers and make schedule recommendations.


Bachelor's degree in information technology, engineering, computer science, related field or work equivalent experience.
5 years of relevant experience in IT Network Engineering and Operations.
5+ years in a senior level engineering role engaged with IP network technologies including LAN switching, BGP/OSPF routing, VPLS/MPLS, Quality of Service, traffic engineering, server load balancing and network-security design and delivery for large scale multi-site data center environments.
5+ years of experience with the design, configuration, implementation and troubleshooting of Cisco IOS and Cisco Nexus Switches and Routers, Cisco Wireless, Cisco ASA VPN, F5 Networks LTM/GTM, Palo Alto Firewall, Cisco Identity Service Engine, Sourcefire IDS/IPS, Bluecoat Proxy.
Understand High Availability and Disaster Recovery concepts as apply to Network and Security designs.
Experience with Arista network equipment and CloudVision.
Experience with cloud deployments, hybrid cloud models and colocation data centers.
Experience with NTP, RADIUS/TACACS+, DNS and DHCP infrastructure design.
Experience with network visibility and monitoring using Gigamon GigaVue and Opnet solutions.

Reference: 599582853

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