Thursday, June 23, 2016

Senior Systems Engineer

Role: Senior Network Engineer 
Location: Menlo Park, CA
Duration: 6 months Contract

This position will support the Core Network Services team.  This role ranges from network operation, implementation, and building to network design and prototyping.  You are expected to interact and work along Client’s chain of business and operational planning and implementation roles.  You are responsible for planning and developing Client’s enterprise WAN and LANs, and build the functional operating capabilities of Client’s infrastructure.  Network Services Engineers also work with network vendors to ensure accommodation of industry-leading technology within the context of Client’s corporate network standards and guidelines.  You will provide the technical expertise required to resolve issues escalated beyond tier 1 and 2 support to the following:
  • Client’s end-user client/customers (data center oriented) – 2nd level support
  • Client’s network vendor partners (e.g., Cisco, Juniper)
  • Corporate unified Networks group (e.g., video conferencing, web-ex)
  • Ensure the design, building and maintenance, and monitoring/troubleshooting of network infrastructural and network solutions essential for meeting Client’s operational and business requirements.
  • Responsively maintain Client networks (e.g., scheduling, upgrades, patch, version control)
  • Support the testing of network technological  innovations and implementation plans
  • Resolve maintenance issues of moderate scope where analysis of situations or data requires involves readily identifiable factors
  • Tier 2 technical network support; leverage knowledge of network analysis and performance evaluation to provide tier 2 technical support
  • Recommend technical networking process and procedural improvements
  • Change requests and projects; Manage projects with limited technical and organizational scope
  • Support the development of network-oriented proposals and presentations
  • Exemplify sound network engineering practices to promote adherence to established policies and procedures
  • Documented solutions to routine problems
  • Well-maintained, schedule-compliant Client corporate and business networks (e.g., upgrades, patches)
  • Compliance to corporate network standards and guidelines
  • Timely resolution of escalated client network issues
  • Well-mentored/led network administrators and engineers 
  • Minimum of 5+ years of experience  in a network engineer role demonstrating hands on experience with network/ telephony/converged and related hardware and software
  • Hands on experience with Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure Fundamentals is a must have
  • CCNA – Cisco Certified Network Associate is a must have
  • CCENT – entry routing and switching, network security is an extreme preferred/nice to have
  • Certifications nice to have include: Juniper certifications, F5 certifications, CCSA, CCIE, CCIP and other Cisco specialized certification 
Pankaj Gosavi
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