Network Engineer

Overview

On Site
Full Time

Skills

LAN
SDN
Active Directory
Information system security
Palo Alto
Network operations
Performance tuning
Network Support
Network design
Network administration
Microsoft Servers
Switches
Help desk
Network monitoring
Information security
Network
Marketing intelligence
CPT
Cisco
Wireless communication
Optimization
Distribution
Firewall
Policies
Computer hardware
Routers
Cabling
Internet
Intrusion detection
Data
Dell
Fortinet
Management
Cloud computing
VLAN
Virtual private network
Backup
CISSP
CISM
Microsoft Certified Professional
Microsoft
Cisco Certifications

Job Details

Location: Romulus, MI
Description:
Network Engineer

Location: Romulus, MI (100% onsite)

Type: Long-Term Contract to Hire

Visa Requirements: No OPT/CPT/F1 Visas, please. Local Michigan-based candidates will be given first preference.

Key Areas of Skill and Experience:
  • Cisco Catalyst Switching and Wireless:
    • Installation, Configuration, Optimization, Maintenance, and Troubleshooting of Catalyst switches across the Core, Distribution, and Edge.
    • Experience with Catalyst Wireless Controllers supporting WiFi5 or WiFi6 Endpoints.
  • Palo Alto Firewalls:
    • Installation, Configuration, Optimization, Maintenance, and Troubleshooting of PA-Series firewalls.
  • Preferred Experience:
    • Identity Services Engine (Access policy, Network segmentation, Zero-trust).

Scope of Services: We are seeking a qualified candidate to support network operations and projects. Responsibilities include:
  • Specify, configure, maintain, monitor, and troubleshoot local area network hardware and software (routers, switches, cabling, firewalls, security appliances, wireless access points, circuits, and Internet service).
  • Perform performance tuning and escalate problems to vendors as needed.
  • Provide proactive network support, including daily review of device and security logs, traffic monitoring, intrusion protection systems, and data center environment support.
  • Maintain a secure network by developing access standards and monitoring usage.
  • Configure and deploy Cisco, Dell, Fortinet, and Palo Alto infrastructure devices.
  • Manage the lifecycle of network infrastructure.

Minimum Qualifications: The successful candidate MUST have:
  • A completed bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in a technology-focused field.
  • 3+ years of experience in designing and managing cloud-based network infrastructure.
  • 5+ years of experience in network administration and support within a Microsoft server environment.
  • 5+ years of experience configuring and maintaining network switches, VLANs, routers, and firewalls.

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience working within a government organization.
  • Background in help desk or technology-oriented fields.
  • Knowledge of Software-Defined Network (SDWAN), Local Area Networks (LANs), Wireless LANs (WLANS), and Wide Area Networks (WANs).
  • Familiarity with Cisco security suite/tools, VPNs, network monitoring, and system backup.
  • Enterprise (global) Active Directory administration in a Multi-Domain Architecture.

Required/Preferred Certifications:
  • CISSP (Certified Information System Security Professional)
  • CISM (Certified Information Security Manager)
  • MCSE (Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert)
  • CCNA (Cisco Certified Network Associate) required OR
  • CCNP (Cisco Certified Network Professional) preferred

Application: Please send your qualified resume to:

Contact:

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