Job Description :
Need Network Engineer with WAN, LAN & CCNP (Local to NYC)
Location: NYC
Duration: 24 Months
Rate: Open on c2c or 1099 all inc


DESCRIPTION:
In order to migrate allocation data circuits from Verizon to Lightower, DIIT/Service Delivery & Network Operations/Facilities Management is in the process of deploying some major projects including, but, not limited to, a network expansion project involving the installation and deployment of Cisco Nexus equipment, deployment of Cisco devices at our locations in NYC and headquarters campus location upgrades of WAN/LAN Cisco equipment for (4) key building sites in Brooklyn, which includes WAN equipment upgrades, electrical services provisioning, and fiber/copper patch panel and cabling retrofitting.

We require one (1) network engineer to provide network support for integration of EVPL connectivity to our locations.

Experienced Level III Router/Switch/Firewall (WAN) Network Engineers will be vital to the completion of all the projects
The candidate will be responsible for design and implementation of network devices and connectivity to our enterprise network.
The candidate will support the operation of the network infrastructure through coordination with support teams, internal customer technicians and engineers, ensuring that the network infrastructure continues to function at optimal performance.
The candidate will maintain all highly technical network infrastructure hardware devices in compliance with defined architectures governed by the Architecture Standards Team.

The candidate will ill interface with WAN support, LAN support, network integrators, network engineers, Project Connect network engineers, and other support teams to oversee that compliance and direction are maintained with the placement of network hardware into the overall enterprise topology.

Mandatory Requirements:

1. 84 + Months supporting day to day operations that include routing, switching, firewalls, wireless, and VPN.
2. 24 + Months configuring load balancing for internal and external facing government applications
3. 24 + Months providing periodic network traffic and security status reports.
4. 24 + Months Preparing network diagrams, floor plans, and schematics using Visio where required
5. 24 + Months Responding to emergency calls in the evenings and on weekends regarding WAN / LAN outages
6. 84 + Months with Hands-on experience with Cisco Nexus family of switches, Cisco Catalyst Switches 6xxx, 5xxx, 4xxx, 29xx, 19xx, RSM; Cisco Routers 7500, 7200, 4000, 3600, 2600, 2500, 800; Cisco VPN 3000
7. 48 + Months experience working with large LAN/WAN infrastructure and all LAN and WAN networking technologies including Knowledge of communication protocols and Cisco communication equipment
8. Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
9. Bachelor’s Degree in computer science from an accredited college