Job Description :
The Data Center Network Engineer will have the following:
8+ years’ experience as a data network and security specialist in a medium to large enterprise network; or equivalent combination of education and experience
Extensive knowledge and experience of Cisco routers and switches (Cisco IOS, NX-OS platforms)
Extensive knowledge and experience of Cisco firewalls (ASA, Firepower platforms); next-generation firewall experience highly preferred (FTD, application visibility, IPS)
Proficient hands on experience and understand ing of networking concepts and protocols such as: DCI, BGP, OSPF,
VXLAN, L2 MPLS, L3 MPLS VPN, STP, HA, Multicast, multi-tenancy
Experience with Cisco VPN technology a plus (DMVPN, FlexVPN, P KI)
Extensive knowledge and experience with AAA (Cisco ISE, Cisco ACS)
Experience with network monitoring and diagnostic applications such as Solarwinds Orion or Cisco Prime Infrastructure

Technical Requirements
1. Advanced implementation experience within the Enterprise Networking and Data Center Cisco portfolio
2. 8+ years'' implementation and support experience with enterprise network and datacenter environments
3. 5+ years'' experience working directly with internal or external clients
4. Skills with scripting automation strongly preferred (Python, JavaScript, Powershell)
5. VMware ESXi 5/6 implementation experience
6. Excellent written and verbal communication, listening, negotiation and presentation skills
7. Self-starter with strong leadership traits, with ability to manage customer expectations