Sr. Network Design Engineer

  • Calance,
  • Plano, TX
Cisco Catalyst and Nexus 7000/5000 switches
Contract W2, 12 Months
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description

FOR IMMEDIATE DETAILS ABOUT THIS POSITION, contact ANY of us direct, referencing the job# below:




Kindest Regards:



JOANNE SMITH: (469) 298-9115



KIANA AREVALO: (469) 325-3712



SUMIT KUMAR: (800) 732-4680 x718



MICHELL CASEY: (800) 732-4680 x715



E M A I L:







** C2C/INC contractors will NOT be considered for this role, W2 ONLY!!**



** LOCAL CANDIDATES ONLY (Dallas TX area) **





JOB REF#: 695557



Duration: 12+ Months (On-going Contract)



Location: Plano, TX 75024 (on-site only)



Rate: Open/Market Rate, depends on experience level (W2 ONLY/Visa Transfers)



A global company is seeking to hire a Sr. Network Design Engineer. They will be responsible for all routing and switching (NEXUS) for the enterprise, which includes data centers, campuses and small offices. They provide support in Nexus switching infrastructure for their data centers and Catalyst switching infrastructure for all other locations and DSSO. The average consultants is on project with this client between 2-5 years. All work will be performed on-site and you must be available for a face to face interviews.




Responsibilities include:



Design and implement complex networking solutions


Provide level 3 advanced level of technical support


Communicate systems and technology project status and direction to management, peers and end users


Works with vendor account managers to evaluate services and network products


Consult with management in making informed business decisions



60% Duties:


Contribute towards developing the roadmaps for network architecture.


Design and produce network specifications for future network architecture.


Develop project plans for network designs, test and implementation on enterprise network


Manage development, testing and implementation of network infrastructure on enterprise network


Translate vision and approved networking concepts into designs.


Design and Implement the networking projects.


Review and document current network configurations; design and implement immediate changes as necessary.



35% Duties:


Perform advanced network operations duties.


Provide technical expertise for Tier 3 network analysis and trouble shooting


Provide technical expertise to operations team during network equipment (routers, switches, load balancer, firewall ) maintenance


Provide documentation and training to network operations as part of transition of new technologies.


Support current network operations personnel on network equipment configurations, Adds and Moves and


Work with vendors to evaluate, analyze and recommend new technology solutions as it pertains to Network services.


Advise on vendor selection and product management



REQUIRED SKILLS/EXPERIENCE: (Resume must reflect this experience)


8+ years of experience providing Network Systems Design Engineering, supporting/implementing and building large enterprise networks


MUST have strong routing experience, supporting WAN and must be very strong with routing protocols with BGP and OSPF


Experience/knowledge on how to manipulate route maps and traffic filters


MUST have network design experience, has created their own designs, opposed to someone who has only manipulated a already created design


MUST have experience configuring Cisco Catalyst and Nexus 7000/5000 switches


MUST have experience with Switches and Routers Nexus 7K, 5K, 2K series data center and 4510 series campus switches, ASR and ISR routers



Solid expert level Protocol Knowledge: TCP/IP protocol suite knowledge: OSPF, BGP, MPLS, DHCP, HSRP


Technologies MPLS, Ethernet, Ethernet Access, layer 2 switching, wireless, network security,


Experience with Hardware Vendors, such as Cisco and NetScout


Experience working with telecommunications carriers, such as Verizon, AT&T, or equivalent


Understanding enterprise IT infrastructure components (server, storage, and network) and their operational requirements.


Must be able to travel when there are implementations


Must be willing to provide support in a 7 X 24 environment.


Excellent verbal and customer service skills


Must reside locally (Dallas,TX area) and available to interview in-person


Must have a stable work history, working in a similar role



EDUCATION: BA or BS in Business, Computer Science or equivalent work experience.



Experience with / knowledge of


Microsoft Office software


Windows Active Directory




TCP/IP suite of applications


Familiarity with NMS software (i.e. CoolAlerts, NetBrain, HPOV and other SNMP based applications)




Preferred/ Nice-to-haves:



Understanding of financial services operations, especially retail and leasing in the auto finance industry.




CALANCE Offerings:



H1 Transfers/Green Card processing offered


Open enrollment of Medical/Dental/Vision benefits


401K Retirement program


Paid Bi-Weekly/Direct Deposit


Flex Spending Plan


Voluntary Life, AD&D, STD or LTD plans




Recruiter: Calance Recruiters


Phone: (800) 732-4680
Dice Id : cxbcsi
Position Id : JobNum33074
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