Senior Network Engineer and Mid Level Engineer

Catalyst switches, Fortigate Firewalls, OSPF, BGP, EIGRP
Full Time
$80,000 - $120,000
Work from home available Travel not required

Job Description

Needing a Mid Level and Senior Network Engineer.  Permanent Position with great benefits! 

Mostly remote work, may need to go to Data Center 1 to 2 day a week.  Position in Dallas, TX.

Essential Duties and responsibilities:

  • Continually work towards building trust and relationships with team members
  • Provide operational support to international and domestic networks
  • Participate in the on-call rotation and flexibility to work IST or CST hours
  • Lead and complete projects (big or small) that may span across departments
  • Consistently analyze application and bandwidth requirements and provide recommendations to meet requirements
  • Research, evaluate and recommend tools can provides visibility to the health of the network
  • Introduce/improve processes and procedures to respond to problems.
  • Consistently monitor network health conditions and pro-actively take action to avoid issue escalation.
  • Improve and introduce best practice procedures, standards and policies.
  • Deploy, scale and automate our network across multiple global offices/datacenters in both new and existing locations.
  • Create and update network standards and ensure that network is deployed to those standards
  • Document standard operating procedures, diagrams, and training materials for use by the teams
  • Support a WAN environment consisting of SD-WAN and Site-to-Site VPN technologies
  • Work closely with our internal customers to help alleviate their problems and ensure network team continues to meet their demands
  • Review and implement changes on the network, following change management process (ITIL)
  • Serves as key resource for infrastructure and application problem determination and resolution
  • Utilize internal monitoring tools to pro-actively optimize network infrastructure and/or catch and fix issues before it arises.
  • Must be a self-starter with the ability to work well in a team environment
  • Very strong oral and written communication skills
  • Must have the ability to practice sound judgment in complex, high pressure situations
  • Active Cisco Certifications: CCNA, CCNP, and/or CCIE (Plus)



  • Must have solid engineering and operational experience in zero-downtime e-commerce type infrastructure.
  • Ability to gather requirements and perform circuit turn-ups with ISPs.
  • Flexibility to remediate network device vulnerabilities in a timely manner.
  • Extensive experience configuring, deploying, and troubleshooting Cisco platforms and technologies including but not limited to the following:
    • Catalyst series switches 6500, 9300, 9200, 4500, 3700, 3800
    • Rugged and Industrial Switches
    • Nexus series switches 9K, 7K, 5K
    • FortiGate Firewalls
    • ASA firewalls 5500, 5500-x Series
    • Indoor/Outdoor Meraki, Mist, FortiGate Aps
    • Ubiquity Bridges
    • VRF, ASA Context and VDC
    • Catalyst Stacking, VSS, ASA – Clustering, ASA Active/Standby
    • AnyConnect VPN, FortiClient, Site to Site VPN’s, GRE/IPSEC VPN
    • Authentication Protocols – AAA, RADIUS, TACACS, ISE
    • Azure, AWS Cloud Connectivity
    • A10 Load balancers configuration/implementation
    • SolarWinds, PRTG, Nagios
    • Design/implementation experience with SDWAN technologies
    • Layer-1 Cabling and Modules (Copper, Fiber, SFPs)
    • Cradle Point LTE/4G/5G Technologies
  • Proven competency and knowledge in the following areas are a BIG plus
    • Scripting/Programing/Automation– Perl, Python, PHP CLI, Ansible
    • HP, Cisco, Supermicro Storage Switches
    • Battery Backup Systems (APC, Cyberpower, Tripp Lite)
    • Working knowledge using linux/unix based systems
Dice Id : 10105798
Position Id : 7090731
Originally Posted : 3 months ago
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