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Senior Network Engineer
Ref No.: 17-00456
Location: Houston, Texas
Position Type:Contract
Experience Level: 5 Years
Start Date: 10/16/2017
Network Engineer

Responsibilities
  • Become familiar with client network, organizational structure, processes and procedures to ensure network is available and sustainable
  • Work with client to understand the existing network design and requirements of any new network designs
  • The Engineer is expected to peer with other employees performing similar engineering roles to help minimize risk associated with major network upgrades or changes in the network.
  • Test new Designs, features, and functionality in a lab environment to verify that they are operating correctly in the live network
  • Support & troubleshoot equipment and network problems through to problem resolution on pre and post production issues
  • Produce written summary report(s) of the status of Design projects, equipment and network problems when required
  • Train client's design, implementation and support personnel to configure and operate various network products
  • Work with client to develop Network Operating and Equipment Operating Procedures
  • Support of products within the Customer infrastructure
  • Assist in defining best practice policies for product applications used by Customer
Base Qualifications
  • Strong background in providing implementation and technical support of networking products in an enterprise environment
  • Products = QFabric, QFX (QFX10k, 5k, 3k, all types), MX (MX5 through MX960, all types), EX (3200, 4200, 4500, 4550), SRX (branch and high-end, all types)
  • Technologies / Protocols = MPLS, LDP, VxLAN, FCoE, MCLAG, VPLS, L3VPN ... EVPN is nice to have for DCs
  • Prefer to Have = Scripting experience; Python, PyEZ, Ansible, similar. (Scripting helpful in DC-heavy roles)
  • Nice to Have-SRX / Security, Firewall experience, IPS knowledge