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Network Engineer - Irving, TX
Ref No.: 17-02520
Location: Irving, Texas
Job Title: Network Engineer
Job Location: Irving, TX
Position Type: Contract  
Pay Rate:  DOE
 
US Citizen, Green Card, GC EAD and H4 EAD only.
No sponsorship available for this job, NO C2C
 


Job Description: 
Our client is seeking a strong Network Engineer that has strong firewall experience for a contract (possibly contract to hire) position.
This position will be responsible for the operation of the corporate and store network infrastructure. In addition, this person will monitor the WAN circuits to ensure the store network remains operational. This position reports to the Director of Networks.

Duties and Responsibilities 
  1. Setting up stores on wireless data access.
  2. Converting stores form wireless to wired WAN access.
  3. Advanced troubleshooting of store WAN issues. 
  4. Setting up stores on frame and DSL on the host systems.
  5. Assisting infrastructure team with routine tasks.
  6. Coordinates installation, software distributions and upgrades to WAN routers.
  7. Monitors and changes administrative passwords to all of the communications equipment at the stores.
  8. Monitors WAN availability and uptime.
  9. Convert store WAN access from Frame Relay to VPN over DSL.
  10. Convert POTS lines to VoIP phone
  11. Review all WAN related billing
  12. Provide network and security support for the corporate and store network infrastructure
 
Requirements
  • College coursework or equivalent experience desired.
  • A strong understanding of computer systems and network communications systems
    in a large environment 
  • Working knowledge of EIGRP and BGP protocols 
  • 2 Years hands on experience with Unified communications implementations
  • Experience with Cisco communications equipment and VPN encryption is strongly recommended. 
  • Working knowledge of Dynamic Multi-Point VPN implementations
  • Strong math and verbal skills. 
  • Other job tasks as required.