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Sr. Network Engineer

Ref: US_EN_6_914776_1457535

Posted 7 days ago

Sr. Network Engineer

Modis is seeking a Sr. Network Engineer for a long-term contract to hire position in Dallas, TX. You must have at least 5 years of experience in a network engineering role. This position you will have the responsibility of delivering Network Services Infrastructure solutions support at the enterprise level (multiple products and systems). This includes planning, design, implementation, and testing activities, to create production-ready configurations in the delivery of all Network Services Infrastructure via business focused projects. You will get exposure to a wide variety of technologies and be able to grow and enhance your skills for this industry leader!!!

***Hybrid Onsite – 2-3 days/week***

***Mid to Sr. level roles open***

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for defining and supporting engineering solutions in support of all initiatives. This position requires strong capabilities to drive the technical direction for multi-disciplined technical teams deploying and supporting network services, including but not limited to routers, switches, load balancers, firewalls, VoIP, proxy servers, remote access devices, DNS servers, FTP servers, NTP servers, SIP services, traditional PBX services, Azure Networking, Azure Firewalls, Web Application Firewalls, and authentication systems.
  • Translating complex business requirements and aligning the appropriate Infrastructure solution to support business needs.
  • Provide technical support in developing methodology, process, and standards for measuring network and application related key performance indicators such as end to end application response time, latency and overall, through-put.
  • Accountable for the effectiveness, quality of service, performance tuning, capacity management, and implementation success of the Network Services Infrastructure.
  • Develop and deploy scalable solutions for both global networks and data centers.
  • Identify, research, evaluate and implement emerging network technologies.
  • Maintain and manage the global network.
  • Responsible for configuration, installation and maintenance and in-depth troubleshooting tasks and documenting any network issues.
  • Manage multiple vendors and technologies.
  • Maximize network performance by monitoring performance. Troubleshoot network problems and outages. Schedule upgrades. Collaborate with vendors.
  • Escalation of problems as appropriate to management.
  • Support during and after network cut-overs and change to the environment.
  • Mentor and coach junior team members. Continuously develop your skills and knowledge.
  • Participation in the Team’s on-call rotation.
  • Education and Experience Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, or a related discipline; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • 5+ years of Cisco routing, switching, MPLS, and/or Security network engineering.
  • Knowledge and experience with technical security controls and vulnerabilities including Authentication systems, Virtual Private Networks, Vulnerability scanners, Firewalls, and other network security devices.
  • Cloud knowledge preferred – Azure/AWS network technologies (VNet. ExpressRoute, virtual network gateways)
  • SD-WAN knowledge/experience preferred.
  • Cisco Firepower experience preferred.
  • Extensive knowledge and experience installing, analyzing, and troubleshooting networking technology including TCP/IP, Routers, Switching, VLANs, LANs, WANs, and Wireless systems.
  • Strong project management skills including requirements analysis, project scoping, problem solving, status reporting, technical analysis, and meeting tight deadlines.
  • Strong technical consulting skills including making recommendations in both written and oral form, leading training for clients and peers, understanding client work practices and showing initiative when confronted with urgent and complex technical dilemmas.
  • Proven, extensive troubleshooting skills in a complex multi-location LAN & WAN environment.
  • Excellent collaboration and communication skills.
  • Able to provide 24x7 on-call technical support.
  • Occasional travel to other sites – minimal.
  • Employment Type: 6-12-month contract to hire.

    Pay Rate: Flexible depending on experience; Mid to Sr level roles open

    Immigration Status: Must be able to work in the US without restrictions, NO C2C, OPT/EAD, or H1 will be accepted.

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