Sr. Network Engineer/Cisco Palo Alto
Posted on Apr 17, 2019 by Request Technology - Craig Johnson
Prestigious Enterprise Company is currently seeking a Network Engineer with strong routing and switching experience, and preferably strong Palo Alto experience.
Candidate will be responsible for designing, installing and troubleshooting network systems (including wireless and VoIP) to meet the functional objectives of the business. Involved with the configuration and maintenance of physical and logical network components. Assists in the design of the telecommunications and network architecture, designs the telecommunications and network infrastructure, and plans and designs LAN/WAN/wireless/VoIP solutions. Performs capacity and resource planning, assessing network risks and contingency planning. Responsible for the implementation and maintenance of telecommunications network management software; researching, analysing and implementing software patches or hardware changes to fix any telecommunications or network deficiencies. Provides Tier 3 support. Involved in the evaluation of new products and services; provides input to supplier management team to establish and manage telecommunications and network-related vendor service level agreements.
Research, evaluate and recommend network-related software and hardware products and services
Perform capacity and resource planning for network systems
Assess network risks and perform contingency planning
Provide input to supplier management team to help establish the telecommunications and network-related vendor service agreements
Install, configure, and maintain telecommunications and network systems (hardware and software)
Troubleshoot and resolve technical communications and network issues (tier three support)
Provide input to supplier management team to help manage telecommunications and network-related vendor service level agreements
Stay up-to-date on telecommunications, networks and network-related technologies
Serve as a technical resource for infrastructure initiatives that require telecommunications or network expertise
Completing assigned tasks on time, on budget, and with high quality
Quality and timeliness of issue resolution
Effective collaboration with leadership and teams within IT and across other functions
Expertise with network engineering
Ability to perform capacity and resource planning, assess risks, and recommend, design and implement plans for network systems
Ability to troubleshoot to identify and correct malfunctions and help solve multi-faceted problems
Working knowledge of network security systems, applications, procedures, and techniques
. Firewalls (Palo Alto, Cisco ASA), network load balancers (F5 and NetScaler), wide area network optimization appliances, VPN, MPLS, QoS, DMVPN and network monitoring and diagnostics.
. Wireless which includes Cisco and Aruba.
. Nexus7K, Cisco 4500, 3750, 3650, 3850.
. Cisco Routers 4xxx, 39xx, ASRs.
High School diploma, GED, or vocational training Required
Bachelor's or Technical Degree Preferred (computer science, information systems or other industry related curriculum)