Sr. Network Engineer (Cisco IOS / Nexxus/ISE / Wireless)

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Contract W2, Contract Corp-To-Corp, Contract Independent, Contract 6 Months
Depends On Experience
Travel not required

Job Description

Trigyn's direct government client has an immediate need for Sr. Network Engineer in Baltimore, MD.

The Network Engineer ensures that the computer network performance meets user needs and expectations. The Network Engineer performs a wide variety of evaluation, maintenance, installation, and training responsibilities to ensure sound infrastructure and application components for the client.

Network Engineer responsibilities may include but are not limited to:
Network and Cybersecurity engineering, design and implementation
Cisco IOS - Routing and switching (BGP, OSPF, EIGRP, PfR, VPC, etc.)
Load balancing/Malware/Content filtering Management
Cisco Nexxus 9k and ISE engineering and implementation
Cisco Wireless and Wire Environment through 802.1x, and other protocols (MAB) including BYOD, Guests (Web-auth) and Sponsor portals, profiling and posturing.
Develop high availability, resiliency, contingency and recovery efforts and plans to ensure continuous availability and accessibility of network, security and infrastructure services.
Reviews plans for accuracy, completeness, and content and ensures compliance with security and best practice requirements.
Researches and identifies new solutions to automate/streamline the infrastructure and security in order to increase efficiencies
Works with Information Security and Systems teams to ensure complete collaboration and transparency
Mentors, teaches and trains junior personnel in network designs and architecture to ensure future requirements are planned for and met
Determines the solution configuration needed to develop, modify, and implement the network architecture and operations that permit the effective sharing and transmission of information among customers.
Develops recommendations that anticipate major effects on the IT systems and provide mitigation of adverse impacts.
Researches and makes recommendations for the most appropriate types of assessment tools to use.

Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
Troubleshoots and investigates complex network and security system problems.
Coordinates the resolution of system problems by identifying issues and meeting with users, managers, and hardware/software vendors to identify solutions.
Provides expert guidance to management on network and security systems life-cycle including upgrades and potentially complete replacement of existing infrastructure with new technologies.
Provides expert interpretations of network and security administration regulations and guidance, advises on the purchase and specification of new technologies as well as supporting infrastructure.
Monitor usage and performance of environments for which responsible.
Develops and modifies complex network and security systems and develops subsystems to enhance the overall operational environment.
Other duties as assigned
Utilizing various monitoring tools, perform active monitoring and remediation of rouge intrusions
Assess and resolve tier 2 and tier 3 operational and performance issues with the networking infrastructure, working with vendor support or other organizations as needed.

All or any of the following a plus:
CCIE (Cisco Certified Internetworking Expert)
CCNP (Cisco Certified Network Professional)
CCNA (Cisco Certified Network Associate)
CCSA (Check Point Firewall-1 administrator)
CCSE (Check Point Firewall-1 Engineer)
CISSP (Certified Information Systems Security Professional)

AWS or other cloud computing experience desired.

Minimum Education and Experience Requirements:

Bachelor of Science degree.
5-7 years of related specialty IT experience (for example, but not limited to: system engineering, network engineering, information security, application programming, systems design, hierarchical/relational database management, GIS experience, custom report writing, or developing and supporting cloud-based software integrations).
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Previous IT work lead experience is preferred.
Previous IT experience in government is preferred.

An equivalent combination of education and experience. Technical credentials may be substituted for six months of experience or education. Multiple certifications may receive additional credit towards education/experience.

Licenses, Registrations and Certificates:
Advanced technical credentials, e.g., Project Management Professional (PMP), Certified Information Security


For Immediate Response call 732-876-7626, or send your resume to

TRIGYN TECHNOLOGIES, INC. is an EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER and has been in business for 30 years. TRIGYN is an ISO 9001:2015, ISO 27001:2013 (ISMS) and CMMI Level 5 certified company.
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Position Id : A0321-0158
Originally Posted : 1 month ago
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