Job Description :
Title: Network Engineer
Duration: 6+ Months (C2H)
Location: Celebrations, FL, 32830

Job Description:
Must have excellent communication skills (written, oral and presentation)
In depth troubleshooting and maintenance of a broad group of technologies including network devices, applications and servers
Continually improve upon skills and ability to learn new technologies
Routinely create and update operational procedures
Leverage diagnostic tools and utilities to proactively & reactively identify problem areas
Mentor Tier 1 staff on event handling & response
Demonstrate a dedication to seeing work delivered accurately and within SLA timeframes
Works closely with teammates to ensure procedures and escalation processes are followed & communication occurs
Partner with other front line support teams as needed to validate issues and resolutions
Engage with vendors as required (hardware/software vendors, telco providers, etc

Must required:

Primary Responsibilities:
Respond to events presented by network management tools or reported incidents using personal experience, documentation, tools and direction from senior staff or leadership
Provide hands on support for a variety of common data center networking technologies including F5 Load Balancers, Cisco/Juniper Routers & Switches and Netscout.
Direct support for the following: Cisco HSRP, Cisco VRF Lite, Cisco Nexus FEX, Cisco Nexus 5K, Cisco Nexus 7K, Cisco VPC, Cisco LACP, Nexus 1000v, Cisco Fabric Path, Cisco GSS, Citrix NetScaler, Juniper VRRP, Juniper VLANs & Trunking, Juniper Layer 3 RVIs, Juniper Virtual Chassis, F5 LTM: SNAT/X Forwarding, F5 LTM: VIP, Node & Group, F5 LTM: LTM and vCMP Guest, F5 GTM, Cisco UCS, Zone Security
Execute and analyze packet captures using Netscout, Wireshark and other related technologies
Work with application and server partners to create new connectivity and/or troubleshoot existing data center solutions
Create and be assigned incident tickets or requests. Ability to take ownership of the task and delivery within service level agreements.
Must be able to convey technical information in a manner suitable to the audience
Able to participate and technically lead troubleshooting and project related conference calls
Managing partnering vendors during issues to ensure they are delivering to service level agreements. Deliverables would include escalating issues as required, scheduling checkpoints, providing data, facilitating system access and documenting all activities.
Perform routine maintenance activities in areas of expertise (e.g.: firewall rule updates, vulnerability management, packet captures, etc
Create or modify documentation in response to new events and learning’s
Contribute to event threshold tuning efforts
Ensure requests and Incidents have timely updates based on SLA metrics
Effectively participate in shift change functions including documentation and discussion
Routinely provide constructive feedback for improvement opportunities