Senior Network Engineer

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Odyssey Information Services
network engineer, ccnp, ccie, ospf, routing, switching, bgp, dns, ipsec, ruckus, fortinet, cisco, automation, embedded servers, cloud, security, nexus, aws
Full Time
$120,000 - $140,000
Work from home available Travel not required

Job Description

Odyssey is working with a local company and mid-size environment to find a Senior Network Engineer to join their team on a full-time basis.  This role should stay 100% remote, but ideally, someone will be located near the DFW area.  Since the team is smaller, this person will need broad experience including scripting skills and supporting Linux/Unix environments.  Please see the full details below and apply ASAP if interested.  This is an immediate need and they will interview/hire quickly. 


  • Responsible for supporting projects, developing and recommending scalable network infrastructure solutions for the company, and ensuring that the overall network infrastructure supports the company’s corporate vision.
  • Responsible for the design and specification of the organization’s network infrastructure within the data centers, public clouds as well as at customer facilities.
  • Areas include writing scripts and configuring the network equipment, cost modeling, vendor management, product selection, scaling and design across all network infrastructure.
  • Technologies include Ruckus WAP, Fortinet and Cisco network appliances, VMs, embedded servers, and custom software and hardware for specialized needs in the Corrections and Managed Services industry.
  • The Engineer will be responsible for understanding industry network standards and best practices, keeping current with industry trends and emerging technologies, understanding and evaluating complex business functions and processes, operational requirements and procedures.

Minimum Qualifications

  • 10+ years of system administration/ network engineering experience in a professional and/or collegiate environment
  • Professional experience with scripting languages such as Python, TCL, JavaScript.
  • 5+ years of experience with the majority of these technologies:
  • Routing protocols including BGP and OSPF.
  • Hands-on configuration experience with network equipment (e.g. Fortinet, Cisco), wireless controllers (e.g. Ruckus, Meraki).
  • Knowledge of VMWare NSX
  • Embedded Servers
  • Network automation
  • Cloud technologies
  • Network security

Preferred Qualifications

  • Certifications (CCNP routing and switching, CCNA)
  • F5 iRules
  • AWS cloud technologies
  • NSC 5 Fortinet experience
  • Cisco Nexus 5k, 9k
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related discipline

** Those authorized to work directly for ANY employer without sponsorship are encouraged to apply.  We cannot work with third-parties**

Company Information

For nearly 20 years, we have been partnering with clients across the country to provide enterprise IT consulting, recruiting, and professional and managed service projects. At Odyssey Information Services, we don’t believe in a one-solution-fits-all approach. We know every business is unique. That’s why we’ll take the time to listen to your technology concerns, learn about what’s important to your business and understand your company’s expectations. From there, we’ll work together to develop a sustainable plan that is fully customized to overcome your specific IT challenges and reach your goals.

Dice Id : odysseyi
Position Id : 6738170
Originally Posted : 3 months ago

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