Senior Network Architect/Lead Engineer

Employer
Eastern Computer Exchange, Inc.
Location
Gaithersburg, MD
Posted
Jul 17, 2017
Closes
Jul 20, 2017
Function
Engineer, IT, IT Architect
Industry
Engineering
Hours
Full Time
Job Description Senior Network Architect/Lead Engineer DUTIES: The position is for a Senior Network Architect to be a lead engineer for one of our large International clients. The ability to explain complex networking technologies at the CCIE level to small and large groups along with a professional poise and speaking ability is required. Experience with Cisco Nexus line of switches, Checkpoint Firewalls, Virtualization, and F5 LTMs technologies is a must. This position requires experience in senior level coordination of complicated technologies, situations and projects. In this position, you will work mostly from the client's Gaithersburg office. - Work with customer and other consultants to maintain environment consisting of Nexus, Checkpoint and F5 Products - Work with offshore team to confirm requested changes have been implemented correctly - Participate in troubleshooting as required - Provide status to Project Manager and other key stakeholders - Validate design and requested network changes - Act as an engineer escalation point for resolution and tracking of issues REQUIREMENTS: · CCNP or CCDP is a required Cisco Certification, others are beneficial. · Experience in a fast-paced high-pressure environment required · 10 years experience as a senior network engineer is required · Project Management and Team Lead experience is a plus Eastern Computer Exchange, Inc. (“Eastern”) is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate in recruiting, hiring, training, promotion, transfer, discharge, compensation, or any other term or condition of employment on the basis of race, religion, color, age, gender, national origin, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, disability, if the employee can perform the essential functions of the job with a reasonable accommodation if necessary, or any other category protected by applicable federal, state, and local laws. Company Description Eastern Computer Exchange, Inc. (Eastern) is a 26-year technology integration company focused on medium to large-sized customers and helping them solve complex server, storage, networking, application and desktop concerns via our highly-trained professional staff of engineers. We offer the most current assessment tools to help build architectures that solve business and technical challenges, as well as produce ROI data.