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Network Engineer - SP
Ref No.: 18-00037
Location: Westlake, Texas
Position Type:Right to Hire
Experience Level: 5 Years
Start Date / End Date: 03/05/2018 to 03/04/2019
Network Engineer - SP

  • 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 a Service Provider environment
  • Detailed understanding of the protocols surrounding IP Networks which include
  • Routing Protocols (BGP, OSPF, ISIS)
  • IP Subnetting and Supernetting and hierarchical routing principals
  • Data Center switching and security experience
  • Data Center fabric and firewall experience a big plus
  • TCP/IP Fundamentals
  • VPNs and associated tunneling technologies
  • Switching, spanning tree and other switching technology preferred
  • Experience with MX Routers, EX & QFX Switches
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Hands-on configuration and operational knowledge of the client vendor products within the network