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Posted: Sunday, February 4, 2018 5:34 PM

Job Description
Role
The Senior Network Engineer will operate and manage network routers, switches, firewalls, load balancers and related components to ensure high levels of availability and security of the supported business applications. Is able to engineer perform platform upgrades and small to medium scale system integrations. The Senior Network Engineer also participates in the implementation of policies and procedures and to ensure consistency with company goals, industry best practices, and regulatory requirements. Has the ability to demonstrate breadth of knowledge across multiple areas of information technology. The candidate may be a key team member on strategic or enterprise:wide technology projects or issues.

Responsibilities
:Guide the growth and strategic planning of the network infrastructure
:Provide Tier II/III and on:call support experience for network systems and infrastructure
:Troubleshoot network systems and application performance with the use of packet capture and protocol analysis
:Provide escalation point for resolving complex network problems requiring extended skills and extensive research
:Work with vendor support organizations for troubleshooting and root cause analysis
:Schedule and implement OS upgrades inclusive of coordination with application teams
:Work within established configuration and change management policies to ensure awareness, approval and success of changes made to the network infrastructure
:Work closely with other technical groups located locally and remotely
:Develop network and maintenance standards and deployment methodologies and procedures.
:Coach and provide knowledge transfer with peers


Requirements
:Knowledge and understanding of computer and network system requirements and standards.
:Knowledge and experience with TCP/IP networking, including all the following:
:Hardware: Cisco 3750, 6500, Nexus 7000, Cisco UCS, ASR, PIX, ASA,
:Protocols: TCP/IP, HSRP/VRRP, EIGRP, OSPF, BGP, SNMP, QoS, WCCP,and IPSEC
:Infrastructure: LAN, WAN, and MAN
:Network Management: Network Instruments Observer, Solarwinds Orion, BMC BCAN, and LogLogic Security Change Manager
:5:7 years Cisco specific experience
:Excellent written and verbal communication skills
:Excellent computer skills necessary in Word, Excel, Presentation, Project and Visio.
:Excellent people skills with ability to handle difficult personnel situations
:Strong understanding of project management methodologies and processes
:Excellent time management and organizational skills
:Ability to establish and define automated system
installation/configuration procedures.
:Ability to maintain System Run Books and other documentation with updates and changes to day:to:day support, maintenance, troubleshooting knowledgebase and processes and procedures that can assist other team members in maintaining the network
:Excellent analytical skills and the ability them towards the investigation of existing installations
:Ability to establish performance models and validation techniques
:Ability to establish best practices for monitoring and forecasting of system/application capacity
:Bachelors degree in Computer Services, Math, or Engineering or equivalent combination of education and experience
:CCNA and CCNP certification a plus
:Must be able to communicate effectively with technical and non:technical audiences
:Should have an understanding of current industry trends and their advantages with ability to right fit into an existing environment
:Must be a self:starter with the ability to work independently and in a collaborative team environment

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• Location: Pittsburgh

• Post ID: 62336997 pittsburgh
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