Network Engineer II - WAN/LAN - Onsite


On Site
Depends on Experience
Contract - W2
Contract - 24 Week(s)


Microsoft Windows
Network Security

Job Details

Network Engineer II - WAN/LAN
Primary Location: Chicago, Illinois

V-Soft Consulting is currently hiring for a Network Engineer II - WAN/LAN for our premier client in Chicago, Illinois.
Technical Requirements and Certifications

  • CCNP, or equivalent experience.

Education and Experience

  • Bachelors Degree or Equivalent.
  • Must possess a minimum of five (5) years of continual computer networking experience.
  • DNS/DHCP knowledge and experience.
  • Experience with Network Monitoring tools (Link Analyst, SolarWinds).
  • Experience with Cisco Nexus platform 5k, 7k.
  • Experience working with Cisco Catalyst 6500 series switches.
  • Experience working with an enterprise or carrier-class Cisco routers.
  • Cisco firewall software configuration and management experience.
  • Large Server Environment Experience.
  • Managed Operations Processes Knowledge of Internet Infrastructure Firewall, Security, and Load Balancing.
  • Server/Network Monitoring Tools.
  • Communication/Matrix Management Skills.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Skills Software:

  • Cisco IOS.
  • Cisco NX-OS.
  • Windows Server Windows 10/11.
  • PRTG.
  • Cisco FirePower Cisco ASA.

Abilities Technical:

  • Good aptitude for troubleshooting, problem determination, and resolution.
  • Self-starter.
  • Ability to work independently, as well as within a group setting.
  • Strong knowledge of TCP/IP.
  • Network monitoring and security knowledge.
  • Remote Access implementation using VPN and Dial-Up.
  • Wireless Networking Client Service.
  • Courteous, helpful, and tactful in all communications.
  • Strong leadership skills, able to lead and motivate a team of network professionals and have strong customer service skills.
  • Must possess excellent oral and written communication skills. Administrative.
  • Make appropriate use of technical documentation, specialized test equipment, and diagnostic aids in resolving technical problems.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Manages, maintains, plans, schedules, integrates, and troubleshoots the overall network and its devices - WANs, LANs, WLANs, VPNs, VoIP, etc. and monitors network health.
  • Must be able to maintain the network management platforms, firewall security, RAS system, and others as required.
  • Responsible for maintaining and implementing WAN/LAN systems.
  • Will handle network installation planning, upgrades, cutovers, and testing.
  • Will implement network security best practices.
  • Supports and improves the customers large-scale IT environment with SLRs/SLAs for high availability and uptime.

V-Soft Consulting Group is recognized among the top 100 fastest growing staffing companies in North America, V-Soft Consulting Group is headquartered in Louisville, KY with strategic locations in India, Canada and the U.S. V-Soft is known as an agile, innovative technology services company holding several awards and distinctions and has a wide variety of partnerships across diverse technology stacks.

As a valued V-Soft Consultant, youre eligible for full benefits (Medical, Dental, Vision), a 401(k) plan, competitive compensation and more. V-Soft is partnered with numerous Fortune 500 companies, exceptionally positioned to advance your career growth.

V-Soft Consulting provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

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