Senior Network Engineer - Fairfield, Connecticut United States - 22486

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JOB DESCRIPTION

Job #: 22486
Title: Senior Network Engineer
Job Location: Fairfield, Connecticut - United States
Employment Type:
Salary: $130,000.00 - $145,000.00 - US Dollars - Yearly
Other Compensation: Outstanding Corporate Benefits
Employer Will Recruit From: Local
Relocation Paid?: NO

WHY IS THIS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY?


Our client is an energized technology company highly respected in the multi-media industry.  Due to continuing rapid growth they are seeking a skilled Senior Network Engineer with strong technical analysis ability and deep knowledge of routing and hardware

This position offers the opportunity to:

  • Join highly technical product company with challenges & rewards
  • Be part of a well-functioning, knowledgeable Network team
  • Enjoy outstanding corporate benefits, reasonable scheduling

JOB DESCRIPTION

  • Analyze and resolve complex routing issues and other networking issues
  • Provide technical expertise to resolve various and complex networking issues in this technology-dependent company
  • Provide recommendations on new networking technologies advantageous to this environment
  • Partner effectively with vendors to diagnose and recommend resolutions for scalability and other issues.
  • Ensure all hardware is running within specified parameters and complete upgrade tasks
  • Work with security devices to deploy ACLs, VPNs, and IDS/IPS services

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Senior-level network knowledge and skill with routing, internet technologies, and security.
  • Strong knowledge of most of the following: Cisco NX-OS, ASAs, Palo Alto, Juniper, HP Comware series devices
  • Good understanding of BGP and knowledge of route-maps & traffic engineering
  • Good security experience with ACLs, IPsec, SSL, traffic inspection, and next-gen security techniques
  • A working understanding of most of the following networking technologies: MSTP, 802.3ad, OSPF, route reflectors, confederations, HSRP, BFD, IPv6, FIB/RIB, distributed forwarding, Netflow, AAA, layer 2 switching, QoS.
  • Preferred: scripting ability with Perl, PHP or other shell scripting is preferred
  • Preferred: automation systems such as Ansible, Git, Salt, Jenkins, and Puppet
  • Experience with systems such as syslog, Oxidized, Zabbix, and Tacacs
  • Personally enjoy technical challenges and have ability to work independently or with team.
  • Bachelors in technical field is preferred but not required
  • Highly desired: CISCO CCNP or JUNIPER certifications or other relevant certifications.

 

Education:
University - Bachelor's Degree/3-4 Year Degree