Senior Principal Network and Security Engineer

Employer
ePlus Technology
Location
Mclean, VA
Posted
Oct 02, 2022
Closes
Oct 07, 2022
Ref
673968288
Hours
Full Time
Job Description ePlus Inc. is currently seeking a Senior Principal Network and Security Engineer for a client based out of Ellenwood, GA. This is a hybrid position: 3 days on-site, 2 days remote. Only applicants who apply directly will be considered. Job Description Lead corporate roadmap projects for Network and Security Engineering. Provide network design, configuration, and network testing to facilitate the deployment of new enterprise sites/devices or the optimization of infrastructure. Provide input to the IT Engineering roadmap pertaining to Network and Information Security that clearly identifies gaps and mitigation techniques to close the gaps. Provide escalation technical support on the organization's enterprise network issues (the network is made up of the Corporate, Remotes Sales offices (RSC), Satellite Operations Centers, and other Operations centers' infrastructure and applications). Troubleshoot ongoing network issues until resolution and maintain/develop procedures for optimizing support of internal engineering needs and projects. Participate in regularly scheduled week-long on-call engineer rotation to provide emergency Enterprise maintenance/trouble support. Perform staging, testing, installing, integrating, and documenting of the IP network architecture and related technologies and services. Execute and document planned and emergency maintenance evolutions, which will involve the use of Network Change Requests with detailed procedures for conducting the maintenance and handling failure scenarios. Assist in providing engineering standards and training to other members of the network engineering and network operations groups. Perform physical support activities (eg, cable tracing/running and racking, stacking, replacing, and installing hardware) as requested. You should definitely have: Four-year college degree or equivalent At least 8 years of hands-on experience with Cisco routers/switches At least 2 years of experience with firewalls Cisco CCNP or CCDP certification (active or expired) OSPF and BGP routing implementation and troubleshooting experience It would be nice if you had: Four-year college degree in Engineering or Computer Science Certifications from Palo Alto Networks and/or Juniper Network Other Job Info: These statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this job. This is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of employees assigned to this job. ePlus Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, citizenship, disability, veteran status or any other classification protected by federal, state, or local law. ePlus Inc. promotes affirmative action for minorities, women, disabled persons, and veterans