Job Description :
Must have 12+ years of experience
No OPTs

Hi,

Greeting from Smart Folks …!!!

My name is Venu we have a job opportunity for you as Network Architect for our clients based Pleasanton, CA. Please find the job description below, if you are available and interested, please send us your word copy of your resume with following details to Or please call me on.

Implementation Partner: Infosys
Job Title: Network Architect
Job Location: Pleasanton, CA
Duration: 6+ months

Qualifications:
BS in Computer Science or related Engineering Discipline
10+ years experience of recent operational hands on experience in highly scalable and availability footprints across various network technologies
Have experience in large Retail, ISP and/or Content Service Provider environments
Excellent written and communication skills
Creative problem solving abilities
Able to handle multiple, complex, long term projects simultaneously
Deep knowledge of the SDN space, specifically within WAN, Branch, Data Center and Orchestration. Proven experience in Wireless technologies and security practices
Extensive design and operational experience with; Enterprise/carrier-class routers and switches (Cisco Viptela SD-WAN, Meraki highly preferred
Experience in Wireless technologies across multiple vendors included but not limited to Cisco Meraki, Mist.
Experience in WAN technologies (optimization, virtualization)
Must have excellent network WAN protocol experience: SONET, Broadband, T1, DWDM, Dark Fiber, WAVE
Must have excellent knowledge of network switching protocols: STP, 802.1[q,s,w], 802.3ae
Must have superior network routing protocol experience: BGP, OSPF, ISIS, MPLS, HSRP/VRRP
Strong familiarity with Unix especially in respect to networking
Familiarity with developing tools in scripting e.g perl, shell, python, expect, etc. and programming e.g. C/C++ languages
Familiarity with industry standard monitoring, monitoring and documentation tools such as Nagios, Solarwinds, Confluence, ServiceNow, Jira etc.
This candidate will also understand the rigors of operating a global, 24x7x365 large scale network, and will act as a last tier support for high-severity and business impacting issues.
Exceptional interpersonal skills, including teamwork, facilitation and negotiation
High degree of initiative, dependability and the ability to work with little supervision.

Preferred/Bonus Skills
Experience with SD-WAN Cisco Viptela Implementation and alternatives.
Cisco Meraki, Mist Experience
Industry standard certifications such Cisco CCIE or equivalent years of experience
Automation/Scripting Skills
Lead SME/Architect experience with 100% ownership skills.