Senior Network Engineer

Active Directory, Cisco, Cloud, DNS, Firewall, F5, Implementation, Infrastructure, NFS, Linux, Network engineering, Network design, Network management, Network monitoring, Load balancing, Microsoft Windows Server, NetApp, Networking, Routing protocols, Routing, Routers, Server Message Block, Software performance management, Switches, TCP/IP, Technical support, Troubleshooting, VMware, VMware Certified Professional, VMware ESXi, VMware Site Recovery Manager, VMware vSphere, Security, Software, Storage, VPN, VTP, Virtual private cloud, WAN, WAN optimization
Full Time
Depends on Experience
Work from home available Travel required to 10%.

Job Description

Konge Tech is a customer-centric cloud servicing firm specializing in engineered customized hosting solutions and high-level client support to meet the needs of all companies, regardless of industry or size. For over 12 years we have been providing technology service solutions such as IaaS, Cloud Services and Managed Support for regional and worldwide corporations.

Our core commitment is customer satisfaction - offering 24/7/365 U.S. based engineering and support - all of which starts with employee satisfaction! We value eagerness and collaboration and listen to feedback knowing that the best ideas come from our team members. 

As we continue to grow, we are looking for Senior Network Engineers to play a key role in the company’s culture and our continued success. 

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Implement high availability architecture for enterprise and provider networks.
  • Plan, design, and troubleshoot network infrastructure, including routers/switches (Juniper, Arista) and firewalls/VPN (Checkpoint, Pfsense, Cisco ASA, Palo Alto).
  • Test and document network system behavior, performance, and security.
  • Assist in managing vendor and third-party relationships.
  • Design, Implement, and Maintain Monitoring/Logging related to network functions.
  • Provide expert-level technical support to customers and internal teams accordingly on data center network designs, and complex issues.
  • Develop solutions in the following areas: routing and switching, WAN optimization, QoS, application load balancer (F5), VPN technologies and network diagnostic and monitoring toolsets.
  • Develop new architectures to solve enterprise challenges.
  • Research, test and document new technologies.
  • Create and manage VPN connections or services using an IPsec protocol suite.
  • Establish standards for network hardware, network configuration and implementation, and perform periodic audits for compliance.
  • Effective documentation, communication and technical skills.
  • Research emerging technologies in support of data center and infrastructure development efforts and recommend technologies that will increase cost-effectiveness and infrastructure flexibility.
  • Create, deploy and administrate VMware and/or Vsphere technologies.
  • Design network with solutions that should be stable, secure, highly available and scalable to evolving technology/architecture whilst ensuring that network monitoring, performance and capacity management are also considered.
  • Plan and prepare Disaster Recovery and Emergency Response.
  • Participation in an on-call rotation for after-hours coverage as needed.
  • Other duties as assigned.

 Knowledge/Skills/Experience required:

  • 15+ years of related work experience.
  • Minimum 6 years of experience with designing, engineering, and implementing data center networks and technology solutions in increasingly complex environments.
  • Bachelor's degree, additional years of experience may be accepted in lieu of degree.
  • Working knowledge of F5 Big IP load-balancing, ASM, APM, BigIP-DNS.
  • Expert-level understanding of dynamic routing protocols (OSPF, BGP, EIGRP, IPv4, IPv6, Multicast, STP, TCP/IP, etc.)
  • Storage networking protocols: Fibre Channel, iSCSI, and NFS/CIFS, storage multi-pathing.
  • X86 hardware solutions. Rack and blade server solutions.
  • Firewalls/IPS, load balancers, and WAN optimization.
  • VMware: ESXi, vCenter, vSwitch operations, SRM (site recovery manager, etc.).
  • Excellent core routing protocol experience (EIGRP, GBP, IS-IS, STP, VTP, vPC, MPLS, OSPF, DMVPN, etc..).
  • Proven understanding of routing protocols in global enterprise WAN environment.
  • In-Depth knowledge and experience working with Junos, Arista, and Cisco network operation systems, network design, routing and switching and network equipment.

Knowledge/Skills/Experience preferred:

  • Microsoft Windows server and active directory implementation and administration. 
  • VMware Certified Professional.
  • NetApp Certified Professional.
  • Experience with network automation.
  • Experience with network tuning and performance.
  • Linux Certified Professional.
  • Juniper Network Certified Internet Professional

Salary:

  • Salary commensurate with experience.

Benefits:

  • Health insurance.
  • Dental insurance.
  • Vision insurance.
  • Paid time off.
  • 401K
Dice Id : 9111489sc
Position Id : 6577298
Originally Posted : 3 weeks ago
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