Senior Network Engineer

Employer
Neovera
Location
Reston, VA
Posted
Jul 17, 2017
Closes
Jul 17, 2017
Industry
Engineering
Hours
Full Time
Job DescriptionNeovera is a trusted provider of complex hosting solutions, leveraging over a decade of unmatched technical expertise in IT consulting and infrastructure managed services. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, NeoveraA cents € (TM) s clients range from start-up and non-profit organizations, to global media, distance-learning, and financial institutions. Our goal is to assist clients in achieving superior return on their investment with the optimization and management of high-availability IT infrastructure solutions.Senior Network EngineerArchitect and design networks for external customers based on requirements gathered during discovery meetings. Review, evaluate and modify existing network architecture for external customers as well as for NeoveraA cents € (TM) s internal networks.Responsibilities (other duties may be assigned):Gather requirements and architect/design networks for new customers.Evaluate current customer network architecture/designs and modify where necessary.Collaborate with Neovera teams regarding expanding/modifying Neovera network infrastructure.Attend sales/service delivery meetings and conference calls with potential/new customers when needed.Produce network diagrams and documentation at a high level.Research and evaluate new networking technologies and test in a lab environment.Help to design and expand the lab environment for network engineering.Participate in on-call rotation with other network engineers.Troubleshoot escalated network issues when on-call.Knowledge, skills and abilities:Advanced troubleshooting skills; TCP/IP Networking; Security Devices (Firewalls - UTM & NGFW, IDS/IPS, SIEM); Routing & Switching; Wireless Networking; Command-Line Interfaces; and Basic Linux skills (file management and text editing). Proficiency in all or some of, but not limited to, the following manufacturer's product lines: Cisco, WatchGuard, Fortinet, Palo Alto Networks, Juniper, Sophos, and F5.Strong knowledge of IT best practices. Ability to communicate effectively at all levels of the organization, both verbally and in writing. Attention to detail, follow-up is essential. Ability to be flexible and handle stressful situations is essential. Ability to take initiative on assigned projects/tasks and work with minimal supervision. Ability to work with customers to deliver a product that they envision and require.Qualifications:BachelorA cents € (TM) s degree in Computer Science or related discipline preferred. Minimum of 5 years of experience in Network Architecture/Design. Experience gathering requirements from customers (internal and external) with the purpose of designing networks. Experience providing support during non-business hours.The overall well-being of our employees and their families is important, and Neovera provides many valuable benefits, programs and tools to help manage the various phases, developments, and priorities in your life.Medical and Dental insurance coverageFlexible Spending Account for pre-tax payment of Health and Dependent Care ExpensesLife InsuranceShort and Long Term Disability InsurancesPaid VacationWeekly Catered LunchDiscounted Gym Membership401kCompetitive Base SalaryNeovera is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, military status, national origin or any other characteristic protected under federal, state or applicable law. Company DescriptionNeovera is a trusted provider of cyber security and complex hosting solutions, leveraging over a decade of unmatched technical expertise in IT consulting and infrastructure managed services. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Neovera's clients range from start-up and non-profit organizations, to global media, distance-learning, and financial institutions. Our goal is to assist clients in achieving superior return on their investment with the optimization and management of high-availability IT infrastructure solutions.