Network Engineer - Datacenter (CCNP Level)

Full Time
Depends on Experience
Work from home not available Travel required to 10%.

Job Description

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:

Candidates must be able to obtain DHS Suitability (EOD). US Citizenship is required.

TekStream is looking for a CCNP certified Datacenter Network Engineer for a large enterprise datacenter supporting a Federal customer in Stennis Space Center, MS.

The Network Engineer will be responsible for:

  • Developing maintenance and performance standards of data, voice or video network hardware and systems.
  • Troubleshooting highly complex data, voice or video network and hardware problems
  • Researching and analyzing complex network problems; assessing and evaluating current and future systems.
  • Providing expert technical support and guidance on highly complex design issues to customers and less experienced personnel.
  • Prepares complex proposal documentation
  • Developing and conducting training as needed
  • Performing cost analyses and vendor comparisons for large scale projects and making recommendations based on these

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, engineering, management information systems, or related field preferred
  • Server Driven Networks (SDN) Certification Required CCNP
  • Nine or more years of experience in networks, LAN/WAN or management information systems
  • Experience working with multiple technical platforms (e.g.; mainframe, two-tiered client-server, three-tiered client-server) and multiple network systems (e.g.; Novell, Windows NT, etc.)
  • Experience working with network systems and networking principles, data, voice or video
  • Experience working with network software and hardware, data, voice or video
  • Strong network performance modeling and benchmarking skills
  • Strong communication skills to interact with team members, management, customers and support personnel
  • Strong leadership skills to oversee project team
  • Must have knowledge in network and switching protocols
  • Must be strong in firewalls and firewall rule contexts
  • Must have strong knowledge in Nexus Operating System (NX-OS)

Preferred Skills

  • Knowledge on F5 Load Balancers
  • Knowledge on WAN Optimization on VxLAN and/or Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI)

Dice Id : 10430885
Position Id : 6219140
Originally Posted : 1 month ago
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