Cisco Network Engineer

  • Location

    Tempe, United States

  • Sector:

    IT Support & Tech

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  • Contact:

    Dhara Majmundar

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  • Published:

    almost 2 years ago

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  • Job Title:     CISCO Network Engineer
  • Type:           Contract - 2 Months
  • Location:     Tempe, AZ 85282
  • Starts:          Aug 12, 2019

Job Description:

Our client is currently looking for a Cisco Network Engineer to design, implement, maintain, and support their growing network infrastructure. The incumbent will be part of a team that is responsible for designing and developing scalable, maintainable, highly available network architectures that meet business objectives and SLAs.

Role & Responsibility

  • Configure and install various network devices and services (e.g., routers, switches, firewalls, load balancers, VPN, QoS, Wireless Devices).
  • Perform network maintenance and system upgrades including service packs, patches, hot fixes and security configurations.
  • Monitor performance and ensure system availability and reliability.
  • Monitor system resource utilization, trending, and capacity planning.
  • Provide Level-2/3 support and troubleshooting to resolve issues.
  • Work within established configuration and change management policies to ensure awareness, approval and success of changes made to the network infrastructure.
  • Select and implement security tools, policies, and procedures in conjunction with the company’s security team.
  • Liaise with vendors and other IT personnel for problem resolution.

The Ideal Candidate

  • 5+ years of hands-on network engineering experience CCNP or higher and Cisco products.
  • Deep understanding of networking communications (e.g., IPSEC, HSRP, BGP, EIGRP, OSPF, 802.11, QoS, GRE).
  • Solid understanding of the OSI and TCP/IP models.
  • Solid understanding of VOIP communications.
  • Hands-on experience with monitoring, network diagnostic and network analytics tools.
  • Bachelor’s degree in technical field and 5 years of technical related experience or a minimum of 7 years of technical experience.