Senior Network Architect / New England - Full Time Only - Delivery

  • Boston, MA
  • Posted 60+ days ago | Updated 23 hours ago

Overview

Hybrid
Depends on Experience
Full Time
50% Travel

Skills

BS preferred
5 + years of practical experience implementing Cisco wired and wireless network infrastructures
Experience with Cisco ISR Routers and Cisco Ethernet switching
Required Cisco CCNP
Desired Cisco CCIE Routing/Switching

Job Details

As a Senior Architect, you will be responsible for leading, planning, designing and implementing LAN, WAN and security engagements. The successful candidate will have extensive experience designing and implementing multi-vendor network infrastructures including routers, switches and firewalls.

Must live in Massachusetts, Connecticut, New Hampshire or Rhode Island and go to client sites about 50% of the time.

Responsibilities: 

  • Post sales technical delivery and engineering of Cisco LAN, WAN and security solutions
  • Design and implement next generation security solutions including Cisco Firepower, Palo Alto and Fortinet firewalls
  • Design and implement secure access to network resources for both wired and wireless clients utilizing Cisco Identity Services Engine (ISE)
  • Design and implement software defined network architecture including Cisco ACI, DNA Center, SD Access and SD WAN
  • Design and implement Cisco Data Center and Campus network solutions that accurately reflect the customer stated objectives

Job Knowledge/Skills: 

  • Understand highly available, resilient, and scalable network infrastructure and services
  • Proficiency with TCP/IP, sub-netting, DNS, DHCP, IPAM, NAT
  • Proficient with IP Routing Protocols (OSPF, RIP, EIGRP, BGP), QoS, Multicast, MPLS
  • Ability to perform troubleshooting and analysis throughout the seven-layer OSI reference model
  • Experience with network security design and implementation including NextGen firewall/DMZ configuration
  • Exceptional written and interpersonal communications skills
  • Strong time management and organizational skills

Education and Experience:

  • BS in Computer Science or related technical degree required, or equivalent experience
  • 5 years practical experience implementing Cisco wired and wireless network infrastructures
  • Experience with Cisco ISR Routers, and Cisco Ethernet switching including Nexus Data Center switches and Catalyst Campus switches
  • Desired certifications:
    • Cisco CCNP
    • Cisco CCIE Route/Switch or equivalent experience
    • Cisco CCIE - Security