Softworld Network Engineer in Lynchburg, Virginia

Network Engineer

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Date posted:

May 08, 2017

Job Type:

Contract

Location:

Lynchburg, VA

Job ID:

223629

Description:

Seeking a Network Engineer to join a team responsible for designing, implementing and supporting all standard network platforms. The Network Engineer will be responsible for solid, consistent deployments, maintaining high standards of security, availability, and performance for multiple large-scale public safety voice systems. The Network Engineer will provide networking expertise to the implementation system engineering team and serve as escalation point for network deployment issues

Requirements/ Responsibilities • 5+ years of network engineering, network administration, or network design experience • Experience with Cisco network systems (routers, switches, configurations), EIGRP, BGP, OSPF, ACLs, intrusion detection system (IDS), firewall rules • Familiarity with MPLS implementations and troubleshooting • TCP/IP and networking principles • Network security and network security auditing tools • network troubleshooting skills, network diagnostic tools • Working knowledge of Windows and Solaris/UNIX operating systems • Familiarity with VMWare and network storage solutions • Utilizing standard configuration templates to consistently and efficiently deploy real-world networks; Understanding and deploying new Cisco hardware and operating systems; • Aggressively resolving problems; • Administering Cisco networks, Executing and updating Standard Operating Procedures, Coordinating and facilitating activities with vendors, escalation support teams, and other teams • Knowledge of VoIP systems • Demonstrable knowledge of Solarwinds or other IP-SLA data collection tools • Demonstrated ability to remain calm under pressure, to smoothly context switch between issues and prioritize them appropriately • Certifications- CCNP, CCNA, CISSP, etc. are a plus