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Network Engineer
Ref No.: 20-04097
Category: Experienced Professional
Location: Coppell, Texas
Position Type:Contract
Start Date: 07/28/2020
Genesis10 is seeking Network Engineer for this 6 month+ contract located in Coppell, TX.
A Network Engineer plays a key role within the IT Infrastructure's Network Services Team. Based on experience level, desires of the individual, and landscape of the activities, a person in this position is either participating in active projects, coordinating activities between the engineering and operations groups, or being a lead resource of the operational group.

A Network Engineer's time is primarily spent in preparation of MoPs (Method of Procedure) documentation, coordinating the changes, and doing the implementation of BAU (Business as Usual) activities. The role includes being on call, collaborating with, and mentoring the members of the Engineering Team, and Operations team members.

Additionally, a Network Engineer also helps with the turnover or transition process for projects completed by the Engineering team to the Operations team. The position also includes being proactively and reactively involved in the monitoring and assessment of Infrastructure so that either deficiencies can be developed into revisions to the overall architecture standards, or finetuned to meet the specific need of a component or an application of the network.
  • Primary responsibilities include performing day-to-day engineering, design, installation and troubleshooting of network solutions, besides project based activities
  • A Team player within the Engineering, Operations, or both Network Services groups
  • Collaborate on the development of comprehensive graphical and text-based design documentation, and effectively manage the implementation process from engineering to customer acceptance
  • Assist with creating SOPs, MoPs, and other relevant information to assist other Engineering team members and Operations with log management and other monitoring analysis activities
  • Install, configure and support traditional and legacy network infrastructure components, such as routers, switches, and load balancers
  • Install, configure, and support Wireless Network Infrastructure such as Wireless Access Points and controllers
  • Install, configure, and support SDN (Software Defined Networking) components, such as SD-WAN Hub and Spoke appliances, SD-LAN Switches and WAPs, as well as their corresponding cloud controllers or dashboards
  • Assist with the implementation of interconnectivity of IaaS infrastructures whether from Public Cloud providers such as AWS or MS Azure, or Private Cloud implementations such as VMWare NSX-V or NSX-T
  • Assist the implementation and troubleshooting of VDI infrastructures
  • Configure and support network infrastructure and event management systems
  • Provide enterprise-wide network support
  • Install, configure and support routing, switching, Wi-Fi, DHCP and DNS platforms for the campus enterprise network
  • Troubleshoot network configuration anomalies
  • Perform related or similar duties as required or assigned
  • Education: Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution with a concentration in Computer Science, Management Information Systems, or other Information Technology degree. Will consider the equivalent combination of job experience & education that demonstrates the ability to perform the essential functions of this job
  • Years of Experience: minimum of 3-5 years in a Network Engineering or Operations Support level position.
  • Working Knowledge of cloud based infrastructures, including AWS, MS Azure, Google
  • Knowledge of Software Defined Networking (SDN), Software Defined WAN (SD-WAN) such as Viptela, Meraki
  • Working knowledge of appliances and cloud based instances from manufacturers such as Cisco, Arista, Juniper, AWS, and Microsoft Azure
  • Working knowledge of appliances and cloud based instances from manufacturers such as Palo Alto Networks, Cisco, Juniper, AWS, Microsoft Azure
  • Familiarities with Load Balancers such as those from F5, Citrix, Cloudflare
  • Knowledge of Infrastructure as Code languages such Terraform, Ansible and utilities such as VSTS and Artifactory
  • Working understanding of both BGP and OSPF dynamic routing
  • Working knowledge of VRFs, VDCs, and other network segmentation techniques
  • Understanding of NIST, ISO, ITIL Standards
  • Familiarity with either PCI or EI3PA Compliance requirements is a plus
  • Working knowledge of RBAC modeling
  • Must be able to work well in a team, as well as create sense of comradery with other departments and leadership within an organization
Desired Skills:
  • Certifications desired: AWS CSAA, MSCA Cloud Platform and Infrastructure, CCNA, Palo Alto ACE or PCNSE
  • Working Knowledge of scripting / RestAPI is preferred
  • Experience with the Mortgage Industry or Financial Applications preferred
W2 Status:
Only W2 candidates will be considered for this position
Benefits of Working with Genesis10:
As a Genesis10 consultant, we are proud to offer access to the following benefits:
  • Medical and dental insurance
  • Bi-weekly payroll
  • 401k plan
  • Successful re-marketing program
  • Referral program with the opportunity to earn additional income
If you have the described qualifications and are interested in this exciting opportunity, please apply!
About Genesis10:
Genesis10 is a leading U.S. business and technology consulting firm with hundreds of clients needing proven talent and solutions to power their strategic initiatives.  If you are a high performing business or IT professional with solid, referenced experience, we want to meet you.  Genesis10 recruiters and delivery professionals are highly accomplished career advocates, who get to know you beyond your resume to position you with the opportunities that fit your skills, experience and aspirations.  We have benefit options to fit your needs and a support staff that works with you from placement throughout your engagement – project after project.   To learn more about Genesis10 and to view all our available career opportunities, please visit us at 
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