Network Engineer - Juniper

for Xoriant Corporation in San Francisco, CA

Hands on Juniper experience required. 
San Francisco, CA
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Network Engineer

Client: Direct Client

Location: San Francisco, CA or Mountain View, CA (Any one)

Duration: 1 year Contract possible Contract to Hire

In-person / F2F Interview is must.

Primary Responsibilities

Juniper experience required.

Describe the network environment and name the products that will be supported: (for Example) 1)   Understanding of the concepts and guidelines behind traditional routing or security system design (depending on requirements). Will be asked to provide internal and external guidance on key customer security issues. 2)   Detailed understanding of Routing protocols surrounding IP Service Provider and/or Enterprise networks including: TCP/IP fundamentals, IP sub-netting and super-netting and hierarchical routing principles, Routing protocol operation (OSPF, BGP-4), general understanding of MPLS L2 and L3 VPNs and the associated tunneling technologies (GRE, IPsec, etc.), network/router security and common/best practices. 3)   Strong understanding of: DNS, NFS, SMTP, HTTP/HTTPS, TCP/IP, UDP, and ARP. 4)   Basic understanding of Layer 2 protocols and technologies including: Frame Relay, Ethernet, DS0, DS1, and DS3 – 3, PPP, PPPoE, and DSL, Products to support: M&T Series routers, EX and MX switches 5)   Experience and understanding of LAN/WAN architectures and designs; mobile networking, and cloud networking. 6)   Experience in consulting network engineer role preferred. 7)   Experience working in customer technical support roles; assessing and triage of troubles, managing trouble tickets, and trouble resolution. 8)   Experience in identification of potential opportunities to for additional Juniper Business. 9)   Comfortable with non-standard work schedule. 10)Project management experience/skills/background a plus. 11)Fluency working with various tools for report generation as well as monitoring network uptime and performance.

Skills              Describe the Ideal candidate's strengths and experiences: (Examples) Please ID the top 3 requirements! 1)   Expert level relationship management, communications skills and interpersonal skills to manage face to face communications on a daily basis with multiple levels of customer management and engineering staff across multiple departments within the host company in a responsible and professional fashion. 2)   Customer Culture: Client is a publically traded web 2.0 based company and all their business is web based and uptime for their services is super important for them. Client is looking for a suitable candidate who can manage their network on daily basis as well as have hands on skills to troubleshoot issues as they come across. Culture at Client is very casual and they prefer a candidate who is flexible in his work culture as well as they are open to suggestions. 3)    Expert level troubleshooting methodology to isolate and identify configuration, design, and software anomalies; ability to clearly articulate findings in written and verbal communications with development level engineering staff. 4)   Ability to apply knowledge to real world scenarios. 5)   Demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects and work calmly under pressure. 6)   Self starter, team player, personable, enthusiastic, hard working, and enjoy interfacing with customers on a day to day basis. 7)   It would be a plus to have hands-on configuration and operational knowledge of other Vendor products and their operation.




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