Network Engineer

TekPartners, A P2P Company
Miami, FL
Mar 02, 2017
Jobs Outside Higher Education
Software & Technology
Institution Type
Outside Academe

Job Description

Title: Network Engineer Location: Miami, FL
Duration: 6 Months
Compensation: $55.00/hour ? $65.00/hour
Work Requirements: US Citizen, GC Holders or Authorized to Work in the US

TekPartners has some of the most sought after Information Technology positions available. As a reputable company in the IT staffing industry, you can trust us to place you in the right position. We currently have an opportunity for a Network Engineer

Job Description:
The Network Engineer works for and under the general direction of the Manager, Network Engineering. Responsibilities include the implementation of network infrastructure and enterprise network solutions. In addition responsibilities include troubleshooting, installing, implementing and administering network systems and providing Tier III support.

Essential Functions:
? Conducts short- and long-term planning to meet network requirements with a deep technical understanding of network infrastructure.
? Performs hands-on implementation of Cisco routers and switches, specifically Cisco Nexus 7000, 5000, 2000, Cisco Catalyst 6500, 4500, 3850, 3750, 3650 series switches, Cisco 3900, 2900 and ASR routers.
? Strong working familiarity with Cisco IOS with hands-on experience configuring Cisco routers switches and firewalls.
? Some experience with Cisco Intercloud design and implementations.
? Provides support for network connectivity or related network issues for the user community.
? Plans and actively oversees the installation of network systems.
? Troubleshoots diagnoses and resolves network problems.
? Researches, analyzes and recommends the implementation of software or hardware changes to rectify any network deficiencies or to enhance network performance.
? Ensures planned testing activities are performed and technical criteria are met.
? Evaluates services provided by vendors and recommends changes.
? Knowledge of Enterprise system monitoring and management tools such as Solarwinds, Riverbed Netprofiler, Smart Net Total Care, Wireshark, Cisco Prime etc.
? Knowledge of commercial enterprise-level tools and products to provide network services, including: firewalls, IPS/IDS, DNS, DHCP, web security, TACACS+, VPN.
? Understanding of PCI and security best practices
? Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with coworkers and vendors.
? Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
? Performs related duties and fulfills responsibilities as required.
? The position requires the ability to participate in a 7x24 on-call support rotation and willingness to travel 35% of the time; a portion of travel will be outside of the U.S.

? Education: A bachelor's degree in computer science, information technology or information systems related discipline is required;
? Experience: The position requires a minimum of 5 to 7 years' experience monitoring and supporting a mixed, complex environment consisting of Cisco Network devices, Cisco, Palo Alto and/or Juniper firewalls, Cisco Wireless networks, Riverbed Steelhead and Cisco Prime.
? Knowledge, Skills & Abilities: Advanced Cisco certifications such as CCNP, CCDP, CCIE are strongly preferred.

About TekPartners:
TekPartners is one of the fastest growing private staffing firms in the United States. We are a premier provider of highly qualified IT talent, Workforce Solutions and Business Intelligence Solutions to many enterprise organizations across the nation. As experts in the industry, our team continues to match proven talent to the right job opportunity every day.
TekPartners is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Miami, FL


Tue, 28 Feb 2017 02:10:16 PST