Route/Switch Network Consulting Engineer

Employer
Experis
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Dec 07, 2018
Closes
Dec 10, 2018
Hours
Full Time
Experis IT is seeking a Network Consulting Engineer for a long-term contract opportunity with a major technology company in Washington DC.This Network Consulting Engineer is responsible for the support and delivery of Advanced Services Network Optimization services to Tier 1 Customers in the US Public Sector market. They will also perform and drive architectural, design, and integration engineering for complex network infrastructure solutions.The ideal Network Consulting Engineer should have 5-7 years of relevant network engineering experience with a focus in routing and switching. They must be able to collaborate well while working within a team environment and be able to provide excellent customer service. Candidates are required to have a CCNA, CCNP, or CCIE certification in routing/switching.Role & ResponsibilitiesThe Network Engineer is responsible for the support and delivery of Advanced Services Network Optimization services to Tier 1 Customers in the US Public Sector market.Performs and drives architectural, design and integration engineering for complex network infrastructure solutions.Assist customers with tool selection and strategic direction of tools and network management systems.Identify and document network design and architecture best practices.Align and drive focused deliverables with customer's business strategy and objectives.On a quarterly basis, NCEs are expected to present overall status of projects and delivery as part of the Quarterly Business Review.Will provide backup support on other Advanced Services accounts. Engineers will leverage and generate applicable technical, best practices and white papers.Training and mentoring other NCEs will be required.Own the responsibility for driving regional Advanced Services projects and customer based project initiatives.Actively lead complex network, security, and collaboration design, performance engineering or problem resolution projects. NCEs solve complex, cross-functional technical issues that cross boundaries over many disparate products technologies.Other Objectives include:Perform analysis and diagnosis of complex network environments across a range of Cisco technologiesBuild simulated networks in test labs to resolve problems and compatibility issuesContribute to Virtual TeamsProvide ad hoc systems/product trainingGenerates reusable Intellectual Capital in the form of standard customer deliverablesMay act as the technical specialist for complex deployments.Required Minimum Qualifications:5-7 years relevant experience in network engineeringCisco Certified Network Administrator (CCNA), Cisco Certified Networking Professional (CCNP), or Cisco Certified Internet Expert (CCIE) or equivalent skills. (Routing/Switching)Routing, switching, and core networking technology expertiseAbility to analyze networking services requirementsIn-depth knowledge of designing complex routing and switching networksExpertise with Cisco software features and functionalityExperience with configuring routing and switching devicesComprehensive understanding of all IP protocolsAbility to conduct training and one-to-one mentoring concerning routing and switching technologyExperience with QoS development and implementationBS, CS, University degree or equivalent experience in network engineering or telecommunications support environment.Experis is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE/AA)

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