Senior Network Engineer - hybrid - Locals Preferred - DC or VA or MD

Employer
ValueTEK Inc
Location
Fairfax, VA
Posted
Nov 17, 2022
Closes
Nov 30, 2022
Ref
717714226
Hours
Full Time
Cisco CCNP, CCNP Voice certification is preferred.In this role, you will be part of a team of Engineers responsible for network engineering, Voice and VTC infrastructure, configuration management, network operation center, and disaster recovery functions for a converged IP network in a hybrid on-prem and cloud environment.A Senior Engineer with advanced skillsets on Unified communications (Cisco Voice Systems, Poly VTC), network performance monitoring, LAN/WAN (Cloud networking, SDWAN, VPN and network security).Responsibilities A$ A cents € sA' . Provides architecture, engineering, and operational support for a converged IP network that carries voice, video, and data in a hybrid on-prem and cloud network environment. A$ A cents € sA' . Performs network infrastructure support of switches, routers, wireless, load balancers, cloud connections, cloud security, WAN optimization devices, and/or VTC conferencing solutions, etc. A$ A cents € sA' . Interfaces with customers, vendors, and other technical staff to analyze business and technical requirements relating to the organizationA$ cents A cents ' not A cents " cents s network infrastructure. A$ A cents € sA' . Helps oversee the day-to-day health of the enterprise network infrastructure, with a focus on assuring network stability, capacity, and organizational productivity. A$ A cents € sA' . Addresses and resolves complex technical problems relating to the installation, upgrade, and daily operation of local and regionally distributed network infrastructure. A$ A cents € sA' . Supports the development of network architecture/engineering designs, changes, and configuration management. A$ A cents € sA' . Perform routine, proactive and pre-conference testing and maintenance of conference room equipment, videoconferencing room setup, operation and support. A$ A cents € sA' . Works closely with vendors to enforce network service level agreements. A$ A cents € sA' . Conducts research and evaluates current and emerging network technologies, conducts technical assessments, and makes recommendations. A$ A cents € sA' . Performs job responsibilities and duties in an A$ cents A cents ' not A "agileA$ cents A cents ' not A' environment. A$ A cents € sA' . Performs other job duties or responsibilities, as required.Qualifications:Education/Technical Expertise A$ A cents € sA' . BachelorA$ cents A cents ' not A cents " cents s degree or equivalent experience required in engineering, information technology, or related fieldA$ A cents € sA' . Minimum of 8+ years of experience in the implementation and administration of complex, multi-location, multi-vendor, converged voice/data and video networks in a geographically distributed environment. A$ A cents € sA' . Cisco CCNP, CCNP Voice certification is required. A$ A cents € sA' . Possesses solid understanding of advanced internetworking routing protocols & technologies (TCP/IP, MPLS, VPLS, QoS, STP, EIGRP, BGP, and OSPF). A$ A cents € sA' . Strong experience with data center and campus network devices including Cisco catalyst and Nexus switches and Cisco routers (Cisco ISR, ASR series) including, but not limited to Catalyst 38xx, 45xx, 65xx, 68XX, 9300. Nexus 9xxx, 7xxx, 5xxx, 3xxx and 2xxx series. A$ A cents € sA' . Experience and advanced skillset installing, configuring, and optimizing Cisco VOIP system including CUCM, CUC, SIP gateways etc. A$ A cents € sA' . Advanced skillset and demonstrated experience with the design, installation, operation, troubleshooting, and repair of AV and Video conferencing systems including Poly conferencing solution, Crestron control systems and VTC monitoring tools. A$ A cents € sA' . Experience with the implementation and use of network monitoring, fault management, and performance analysis tools; SolarWinds, NetBrain, etc. A$ A cents € sA' . Hands-on experience with Cisco ISE, Aruba Clearpass and various network security concepts, best practices, and, firewall policies. A$ A cents € sA' . Strong experience with WAN optimization technologies including Riverbed and Silver peak. A$ A cents € sA' . Experience with Aruba wireless network technologies. A$ A cents € sA' . Experience with Azure cloud network services. A$ A cents € sA' . Experience with F5 LTM load balancing. A$ A cents € sA' . Strong interpersonal and customer service skills in addition to the ability to effectively manage and prioritize individual projects and tasks. A$ A cents € sA' . Ability to coordinate and complete multiple assignments and projects at any one time with minimal supervision. A$ A cents € sA' .Job Type: ContractPay: $70.00 - $120.00 per hourSchedule:* 8 hour shiftWork Location: Remote