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Senior Network Engineer (Remote)
Ref No.: 18-00157
Location: Any City
Position Type:Contract
Experience Level: 5 Years
Start Date: 04/09/2018
 This is a highly technical role that provides post-sales, on-site and potentially on-call support of Juniper Networks products for one of the country's largest Cable Service Provider. The ideal candidate for this role must have a detailed understanding of protocols used for IP based service provider networks and be able to demonstrate technical expertise in the configuration, troubleshooting and operation of IP based routers and include hands-on operation of management tools and network analyzers. It requires excellent customer interface skills, including both written and verbal. 


Responsibilities
  • Support design and planning of Juniper MX, EX, QFX network routing products within the Customer infrastructure
  • Support ongoing efforts in defining best practice policies for Juniper product applications used by Customer.
  • Test patches and fixes to operating software and to ensure that they are implemented and functioning correctly in the live network.
  • Troubleshoot equipment and network problems and to open and track JTAC cases through to problem resolution.
  • Train the customer's design, implementation and support personnel to configure and operate the Juniper Networks products.
  • Assist the customer to develop Network Operating and Equipment Operating Procedures.
  • hold design and information gathering workshops with the Customer to understand the Customers existing network design and technical requirements of new network designs.
  • Raise equipment Return Material Authorizations (RMAs) and to track these through to problem resolution
  • Produce a written summary report of the status of Design projects, equipment and network problems on a regular basis to the Customer.
  • There will be multiple maintenance windows that this person will need to attend. Willingness and good attitude required!
 
Required Skills Experience:
  • 7+ Operational, Engineering and support experience in large scale IP networks. 
  • JUNOS
  • In depth understanding of Juniper hardware – including EX, QFX, and MX
  • Work experience at a large Service Provider
  • Experience with core routing protocols including BGP, OSPF, ISIS
  • Experience with MPLS, VPLS, L2VPNs, STP
  • Experience with design and/or deployment of routing and switching products within the Customer infrastructure.
  • IPv6, Multicast, PIM and L3VPNs
  • Experience in fault isolation logic and techniques
  • Strong customer interface and presentation skills.
  • JNCIS, JNCIP, JNCIE, CCNP, CCIE a strong plus
  • Nice to have: prior experience with scripting or programming languages including Python, SLAX, and NETCONF, and experience with automation frameworks such as Puppet, Chef, Ansible, or others.