Sr. LAN/WAN Network Engineer/Architect

Depends on Experience

Contract: W2

  • Work from home
  • No Travel Required


  • Change Management
  • ITIL
  • Local Government
  • Network Engineer
  • ServiceNow
  • WAN
  • attention to detail
  • decision making
  • interpersonal
  • interpersonal communication

Job Description

Neos is currently seeking Sr. LAN/WAN Network Engineer / Architect for a multi-year contract position with our client in Austin, Texas.
**Candidates local to Austin need apply**
The Worker will organize, formulate, and monitor inter-connected projects, participating with IT staff and vendors. Develop programs to support the organization’s strategic and short-term goals.  Worker will serve as a trusted advisor and subject matter expert for technical services.
Worker will perform these tasks:

  • Translating the client's business requirements and needs into specific network solutions, considering systems, applications, and other related factors for very large complex technical solutions.
  • Formulate strategies and project proposals to achieve strategic goals.
  • Analyzes customer service requirements and designs service solutions to meet those objectives.
  • Maintains and utilizes detailed industry and internal services knowledge in the construction of industry-leading services solutions, including expert working level knowledge of the processes, technologies, and people components involved in the services arena.
  • Uses expertise to construct specific and detailed solutions that encompass process, technology, and staffing.
  • Lead enterprise-wide network routing & switching architecture
  • Design highly available integrated solution that is high performance, scalable, and supportable.
  • Deliver architecture, design and develop standards for enterprise data center, large campus, remote locations (metro, urban, and rural) and LAN Networks.
  • Support architecture, design and enterprise WAN network.
  • Provide IP infrastructure design to support voice, video and applications.
  • Perform related work as required.


  • Demonstrated ability to make decisions and recommendations on complex issues and present to senior management
  • Excellent problem solving, decision making, and prioritization skills balancing multiple demands in a dynamic environment
  • Excellent attention to detail, quality, and follow-through; commitment to continuous improvement and the elimination of performance variability
  • Demonstrated ability to think analytically and independently, providing the thought leadership necessary to introduce incremental and evolutionary change
  • Demonstrated ability to adapt to rapidly changing requirements with a flexible and creative approach to brainstorming, troubleshooting, and problem solving
  • Strong written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Must be able to work independently and in a diverse team environment
  • Must possess problem-solving skills and the ability to multi-task
  • Must be able to work around projects, deadlines, and operational needs with readiness to put in extra efforts when necessary 

Minimum Skills Required

8Network architecture experience in a complex, multi-platform distributed environment.
8Extensive experience in layered solutions and designs, diverse technical configurations, across multiple technologies and processing environments
8Experience working with large scale IP networks with multiple routing domains & service providers, and multiple routing protocols.
8Experience working with various vendors, especially carriers
8Experience maintaining rigorous check points while constantly and consistently ensuring projects stay on time, within budget and meets quality standards.


YearsSkills / Experience
4Change Management based on ITIL principles and practices
4Familiarity with ServiceNow / Ticketing system
2Ability to follow complex workflow processes
2Public sector experience (Federal, State, or Local Government)