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Design Engineer
Ref No.: 17-00309
Location: Seattle, Washington
Position Type:Contract
Experience Level: 5 Years
Start Date: 07/31/2017
Network Design 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
  • Detailed technical experience in the installation and operation of IP routers. This includes hands-on operation of management tools and network analyzers.
  • A detailed understanding of the protocols surrounding IP service provider networks. These skills should include: a. TCP/IP fundamentals, b. IP sub netting and super netting and hierarchical routing principles, c. Routing protocol (OSPF, IS-IS, and BGP-4) operation, migration, and scaling mechanisms, d. Routing policies at BGP peering points, e. VPNs and the associated tunneling technologies (L2TP, MPLS, etc.),Switching technologies and firewall technologies as determined by customer requirements
  • 7+ years experience in managing large technical account activity revolving around network products from multiple vendors.
  • (If position is Federal based) Department of Defense's Security Technical Implementation Guidelines (STIG), Common Criteria, and FIPS.
  • JNCIA, JNCIS, JNCIP, JNCIE, CCNP, CCIE a strong plus
  • Candidate will 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.
  • Testing automation design and support using scripting and other tools
  • Automation and scripting support will be based around Juniper MX devices