Job Description :
Need Network Engineer [Cloud/Virtualization] (10+ Years Experience)
Location: Bellevue, WA
Start: Immediate
Duration: 1 year
Rate: Open on c2c or 1099 all inc

Job Description: Network Engineer to deploy, develop and maintain, current and new network infrastructure and to automate and deploy virtualized network services for customers.


10+ years direct hands on experience working in a customer-facing technical support roles.
5+ years of experience working in a network architecture/engineering role.
Phenomenal multi-tenant network design and troubleshooting skills.
Strong knowledge of different types of data flows including ISCSI, NFS, SIP, RTP, etc.
Strong networking and load balancer skills [Cisco, Juniper, Arista, Citrix / Netscaler, HAProxy]
Strong technical knowledge on Windows / Linux / Virtualization [VMware vSphere and KVM] platforms in large enterprise clustered/high availability environments.
Technical knowledge on Microsoft technologies [AD, Exchange]
Strong understanding of BGP, ECMP, VXLAN, ZTP, and MLAG environments.
Experience with virtual switching [Open vSwitch, NSX, etc.]
Strong scripting skills [PowerShell/Python/Ruby/shell]

Desired Experience/Skills:

Ability to defend technical decisions but remain open to team input.
Proven self-starter with desire to foster a sense of urgency when addressing customer concerns, coupled with a strong command of business and technical abilities
Data-driven with strong history of using data to drive decisions and solutions
Prior experience with a 24x7, high-availability, broadly-distributed production environments
Ability to work in a high-paced environment
Knowledge of security best practices
Excellent communication and customer service skills
Team player with strong collaboration skills
Flexible, willing to work off-hours when required
Able to work independently and in a team environment
Ability to effectively present information to management, clients, advisory boards and employees