Senior Network Engineer
Our environment consists of mixed Aruba, HP and Juniper routing/switching Environment. The Network Engineer will be responsible for designing, installing, maintaining, and supporting LAN, WAN, Server, SAN, and VoIP infrastructures.
• Provides high-level technical support for voice, fiber, storage, and data network systems. • Leads projects used to maintain current operating levels for infrastructure systems. • Researches emerging technologies to enhance network performance and provide operating efficiencies. • Assists with administration of security devices such as firewall, IDS, Proxy, and VPN. • Remediates vulnerabilities detected in the networking infrastructure and related systems. • Ensures customer focus and communication through all aspects of the assigned responsibilities. • Employees of the Client will recognize the following core values in fulfilling their job responsibilities: honesty, trust, respect, communication, teamwork, personal accountability, and a positive attitude. • Installs, configures, troubleshoots, and manages network hardware, software, systems, services, equipment, and devices. • Acts as technical lead for all network related projects. Works with internal and external resources in support of those projects. Provides regular updates to management on the status of such projects. • Maintains network security infrastructure, review system logs, monitors system security, and configures network security related devices. • Supports SAN and vmWare infrastructure. • Works with outside agencies or organizations for network, security, and voice services. • Provides input on budgets for all infrastructure related projects in support of the IT Capital Budget process. • Researches new networking and telecommunication technologies. Develops business case and strategy for implementation where appropriate. • This position is required to respond to emergency calls on a 24X7 basis, and must be able to work off shift hours and weekends to maintain system functionality when necessary. • Performs other duties or special projects as required or as assigned.
• 10+ years of experience. • 5 years of experience with Juniper a must. • Expert knowledge of network design, installation, and maintenance. • Expert knowledge of network security. • Knowledge of the OSI network model, Ethernet, and TCP/IP networking. • Experience with Data Center networking technologies • Experience with VMWare • Experience with Unified Communications • Experience with Windows Server Operating Systems • Must have a practical level of experience implementing and administering common TCP/IP-based services, including DNS, DHCP, HTTP, FTP, SSH, SMTP, etc. • Juniper Networks Certified Associate - Junos (JNCIA-Junos)- Preferred