Lead Network Engineer

ACS, Analysis, CCIE, CCNP, Change Management, Circuits, Cisco, Disaster Recovery, Firewall, ISP, LAN, Linux, Management, Networking, Network Engineer, Protocols, Security, Shell Scripting, SMTP, VMware, VPN, WAN, Windows
Full Time
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

Lead Network Engineer

Parsippany, NJ

Currently seeking a Lead Network Engineer for a great opportunity in the Parsippany, NJ area. The ideal candidate will possess 8-10 years primary experience as a Network Engineer for Cisco Products.

NOTE: It is a hands on cloudbase AWS infrastructure position that requires, design, build, maintain and support F5 environment.

Responsibilities of the Lead Network Engineer

  • Be a hands-on leader for a geographically diverse team of network engineers.
  • Design, Build, Maintain and Support LAN/WAN Infrastructure for Corporate and Business environments for both on-premises and AWS hosted resources.
  • Design, Build, Maintain and Support F5 environment.
  • Lead and Support Security Auditing and Remediation Standards and Procedures, Risk Assessment and Vulnerability Management.
  • Support Corporate and Business System O/S and Application environments
  • Execute, Maintain and enhance Disaster Recovery procedures and strategies for Corporate and Business environments.
  • Design and Maintain voice communications systems utilizing various Cisco Telephony products for VOIP, CM, CME, UM, UME, SRST.
  • Perform problem analysis and resolution tasks as part of an on-call support rotation.
  • Collaborate with other IT teams to provide services and support.

Requirements of the Lead Network Engineer

  • Bsc. Computer Science/Engineering or equivalent computer-related education
  • CCNP or CCIE certification preferred
  • 8-10 years primary experience as a Network Engineer for Cisco Products
  • 5 years primary experience as a Team Lead
  • 5+ years experience with SD-WAN, VPN, MFA, Radius/ACS technologies
  • 3+ years experience with F5 BIG-IP GTM, LTM and iRules
  • 3+ years experience with patch management, vulnerability management, security scanning tools; Qualys and Alert Logic a plus
  • 2+ years experience with AWS; VPC, ELB/ALB, Direct Connect, WAF, Route 53, etc
  • Highly proficient with Routing, Switching, Firewall, and Wi-Fi solutions from Cisco/Meraki, specifically Cisco ASA, Firepower, Catalyst and Nexus; Meraki Security Appliance, Access Point and Switch. EIGRP and BGP
  • Highly proficient with F5 BIG-IP GTM, LTM and iRules preferred
  • Thorough knowledge of all common Networking protocols, Network Management Software, Network/Systems Security preferred
  • Strong with AWS services; VPC, ELB/ALB, Direct Connect, WAF, Route53, etc
  • Have experience with Linux, Windows, sendmail/SMTP, shell scripting preferred
  • Familiar with ISP connections, SD-WAN and point-to-point leased data circuits preferred
  • Knowledge of VMware ESXi virtualization technology preferred
  • Strong Experience and understanding of change management frameworks such as ITIL preferred
  • Demonstrated problem solving capabilities
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

Compensation for the Lead Network Engineer

  • Salary: up to $138K + 10 % bonus



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Position Id : 4245409
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