Senior Network Engineer – CCNA/CCNP (Contract)

This is a long-term contract with one of our large public sector clients in the LA region (approx. 12 mth, can extend YoY).

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Architect, install and configure Cisco networks especially Nexus 9K core and other Cisco switches, router and firewalls.
  • Perform network design, installation, testing and operational support as desired.
  • Comfortably work with multi-disciplinary teams in an environment with large Cisco and other data center infrastructure.

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE & SKILLS

  • Seasoned consultant with hands on experience in architecting, building, configuration, maintenance and troubleshooting Cisco Data Center and other network peripherals, especially Nexus switches.
  • Supported and secure mission-critical data center in high impact 24/7 production environments.
  • Need to hit the road running so prefer hands on experience in managing data center supporting a multi-site environment.
  • Ability to comprehensively understand situation from business perspective. Conduct compelling discussions, investigate root cause, and solve problems independently.
  • Must thrive in a data driven and fast paced setting with changing priorities and multi-disciplinary teams supporting multiple stakeholders.
  • Proven ability to navigate operational and technology challenges, leverage best practices to accomplish desired milestones.

REQUIREMENTS

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Sciences, IT, engineering or related field.
  • Must possess active CCNA/CCNP certifications.
  • 6+ years of direct experience in design, support, administration and management of Cisco data centers, Nexus switches and other network infrastructure.
  • Involved in end-to-end infrastructure projects such as data center build-outs, hardware, network setup, upgrade & migrations, etc.
  • Advance working knowledge of network infrastructure, virtual environment and IT hardware (data center, networks, switches, routers, load balancers,
  • Capable of improving performance and security of large IT data center networks using best practices.
  • Experience with Palo Alto Network, preferred.
  • Experience with Cisco Security Products, preferred.
  • Clear and concise oral and written communication.
  • Must have a customer centric mindset, with strong desire to collaborate and continuously learn and improve.
  • Demonstrates high ethics and core values at all times

 

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