Network Engineer

Full Time, Part Time, Contract W2, Contract Corp-To-Corp, Contract Independent

Job Description

Role: Network Engineer

Location: Plantation, FL

Duration: Full time Employment

What We Need

We are seeking a hands-on Network Engineer candidate to assist in design and implementation of network infrastructure. The successful candidate will work across all locations to assist our employees with maximizing business communications, information storage and security. The Network Engineer will work closely with department heads and IT staff to create and implement computer networks. They may also be responsible for creating instruction manuals to help employees use the network and solve common problems. The successful candidate will be responsible for the design, installation, monitoring, maintenance, support, and optimization of all network hardware, software, and communication links. This individual will analyze and resolve network hardware and software problems in a timely and accurate fashion, provide end user training where required, and provide architecture recommendations.

Responsibilities

  • Implement new and enhanced technologies into the network
  • Adoption and adherence to current IT policies and processes
  • Design, implement and support Next Generation Firewalls or Unified Threat Management appliances
  • Support the design and analysis of LAN/WAN/WLAN network improvements and enhancements
  • Monitor system hardware and software and manage system and service performance
  • Maintain documentation regarding network configuration, operating procedures, and runbook records
  • Determine capacity and performance planning goals
  • Prepare evaluation studies and make recommendations for vendor management and/or device selection
  • Participate in on-call rotation to respond to needs of a 24x7 environment

Requirements

  • Determine capacity and performance planning goals
  • Participate in on-call rotation to respond to needs of a 24x7 environment.
  • Must have industry standard knowledge in LAN, WAN, and WLAN technologies and protocols
  • Working knowledge of router, switch, firewall, VPN, and management platforms among popular product families (e.g., Cisco, Palo Alto, Fortinet)
  • Ability to think and troubleshoot full OSI stack from L1 though L7 including the ability to help App/Dev teams with application access concerns
  • Experience managing enterprise IPv4 addressing schemes
  • Network management and troubleshooting skills should include working knowledge of protocol analyzers, change management, and network monitoring systems
  • Strong interpersonal skills and a team player
  • Strong written, verbal, and analytical skills and demonstrate flexibility in day-to-day work
  • Working knowledge of effective problem solving and identifying innovative solutions, including new products
  • Proficient written and verbal communication skills using spoken English, including the ability to explain complex ideas to others with varying levels of expertise throughout the organization
  • Proficient organizational skills, with the ability to handle multiple, overlapping, and potentially conflicting priorities
  • Ability to remain highly effective under stress, and respond to pressure in a manner acceptable to others and to the organization
  • A bachelor's degree in Engineering, Information Systems, Computer Science or other related degree
  • Cisco CCNA, CCNP certification preferred
  • Experience supporting Meraki, Palo Alto or Fortinet devices
  • Detailed technical knowledge in security engineering, system and network security, authentication and authorization protocols, cryptography and application security
  • Strong documentation skills, proficient in design documents and diagrams

Dice Id : 10431828
Position Id : OOJ - 1594-595
Originally Posted : 4 months ago
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