Job Description :
Title: Network Architect – CISCO certified
Duration: Full time
Location: New York City, NY

Job Description
# Minimum 6+ years of relevant experience
# Excellent problem solving and analytical skills
# Excellent experience on Security-IPS, WAN Optimizer – Riverbed, SolarWinds
# In-depth understanding of core Routing and Switching TCP IPv4 & IPv6 protocols, DNS, DHCP, SNMP, VLAN, VPN, MPLS, etc.
# Strong hands on experience on routing, switching, security devices, load balancers, etc.
# Experience and expertise in working on industry standard devices and technologies like Cisco, Aruba, Juniper, etc.
# CCNP - voice candidates are preferred
# CCNP - wireless candidates are preferred

Job Description:

* Routing, switching & Security
# Install, configure and maintain various network devices and services like Routers, Switches, Firewalls, Load balancers, VPN, QoS, etc.
# Perform network maintenance and system upgrades including service packs, patches, hot fixes and security configurations
# Maximize network performance by monitoring performance; troubleshooting network problems and outages
# Schedule upgrades; collaborate with network architects on network optimization
# Secure network system by establishing and enforcing policies; defining and monitoring access
# Reporting network operational status by gathering, prioritizing information; managing projects.
# Work with partners to ensure that their networks are configured and maintained to support the levels of availability required
# Network Visio diagram, SOP and documentation update

* Voice
# Cisco call manager configuration
# Unity connection configuration & setup
# SRST setup and implementation and operational support
# Route point and route pattern configuration
# SIP trunk configuration & setup
# voice gateway and MGCP gateway implementation and operational support
# Voice DN configuration & operational support
# Cisco Unified CDR (call distribution ) Analysis and Reporting
# Cisco UCS (Unified computing system) implementation and operational support
# Cisco Session border controller like cisco CUBE *
# MGCP, H323, SCCP, ISDN(PIR) & SIP protocol knowledge
# Installation and implementation cisco call manager, cisco unified call manager, cisco unity, gateways and VoIP products
# SRST, CUCM configuration
# Clear understanding of Cisco Voice network deployment models and should understand functioning of voice network devices
# Call routing, IVR, automated attendant, reporting understanding
# Cisco 1800, 2600, 2800, 2900, 3700, 3800, 3900 series and any upcoming voice routers

* Wireless *
# Concrete knowledge on implementing and configuring Cisco Wireless LAN controller, autonomous and light weight access point, DHCP configuration, upgrade procedures of WLC
# Configuration of SSID, layer3 authentication method, guest access and web authentication,
# Cisco wireless LAN controller deployment methods
# Understanding of licensing, redundancy setup, access point groups, layer2 authentication, PSK, flex connect
# Troubleshooting Wi-Fi issues related connectivity, coverage and authentication