Network Engineer

Bachelor Degree or equivalent experience
Contract W2
Depends on Experience
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description


  • Work on deployment projects


  • Bachelor Degree or equivalent experience
  • Cisco CCNA certification (or equivalent: Juniper JNCIA certification etc.)
  • Minimum of 3 years technical experience
  • Theoretical knowledge and working experience of IP technologies, routing protocol fundamentals, Ethernet and VLAN principles in OSI Layers 1-3
  • Technical skills and experience implementing and troubleshooting Layer 2 and 3 switch/routing technology configurations, all aspects of h/w capacity upgrades and s/w code upgrades on Cisco (IOS, XR), Juniper (JunOS) and Arista (EOS) platforms
  • Highly motivated team player; a self-starter who demonstrates the ability to think independently and analytically, working as part of a team
  • Strong communication skills, with a commitment to accuracy
  • Ability to engage with technical teams and external vendors
  • Requires a networking background, specifically with a change management, planning and execution focus, a background in project implementation management
  • Skilled in Ethernet technology and VLAN principles, TCP/IP and IP routing protocols with working knowledge and experience of IP, OSPF, BGP, MPLS/LDP, VLAN and VPN principles.
  • A working understanding of JunOS, IOS, IOS-XR and EOS code and CLI.
  • An understanding of Linux, KVM and ESXi hypervisors and VMWare vCenter is a plus.
  • Knowledge and experience of Cisco routers (inc. CRS-1, ASR9K), Juniper routers and switches (MX960, QFX9000) and Arista switches (7000, 7200, 7500 series)
  • Understanding associated hardware, software and configurations related to these platforms.
  • An understanding of SDN and NFV.

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Chicago, IL, 60603

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Originally Posted : 4 months ago
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