Job Description :
Any visa/tax term

Network Engineer (Cisco Nexus, Meraki, Firewalls, ASR)

San Jose, CA

6 months+

Deploy and support various Cisco and non-cisco network technologies
(Cisco ASR routers, Cisco Nexus switches, Cisco Meraki switches, Cisco
Meraki access points, Juniper SRX firewalls, Websense proxy appliance,
PulseSecure VPN appliances.
5 - 7 years of related network experience in dynamic environments.
Demonstrated ability to work in dynamic environments to deliver
critical projects on time and within budget
Excellent interpersonal, organizational, customer service,
communications, and presentation skills
Experience in retail is a plus but not required

Key Technologies:

Cisco Nexus and Meraki switches
Cisco Meraki Access Points
Cisco ASR routers
Juniper / Palo Alto Networks Firewalls

Job Summary:

The Network Engineer will be responsible for providing day-to-day network
operations support, software/hardware installation, problem resolution and
proactive network monitoring. This role will be responsible for the
seamless operations of all network hardware, software, peripherals and
infrastructure required to support optimized network communications. Works
within the Information Technology department to manage and support the full
network lifecycle that includes, but not limited to, switches, routers,
firewalls, access points, VPN, monitoring and management tools.

Responsibilities:

Deploy and support various Cisco and non-cisco network technologies
(Cisco ASR routers, Cisco Nexus switches, Cisco Meraki switches, Cisco
Meraki access points, Juniper SRX firewalls, Websense proxy appliance,
PulseSecure VPN appliances.
Provides technical support for network, including root cause analysis and
permanent resolution where applicable.
Implements maintenance, modifications, and enhancements to the network
and security.
Maintains high level of expertise in current and emerging technologies.
Coordinates network and security changes or activities with affected
departments.
Monitors system performance and implements performance tuning.
Create network standards document and document network changes
Perform additional duties and projects as assigned by management in
addition to on-call rotation support

Qualifications, Education and Experience:

Bachelor''s degree in Computer Science or Engineering, or equivalent
technical experience.
Must be at least CCNP.
5 - 7 years of related network experience in dynamic environments.
Demonstrated ability to work in dynamic environments to deliver critical
projects on time and within budget
Excellent interpersonal, organizational, customer service,
communications, and presentation skills
Experience in retail is a plus but not required

Key Technologies:

Cisco Nexus and Meraki switches
Cisco Meraki Access Points
Cisco ASR routers
Juniper / Palo Alto Networks Firewalls
Pulse Secure VPN appliance
Websense Proxy or other URL content filtering
Technical Knowledge:
Demonstrated network and security best practices
Experience implementing and troubleshooting network technologies which
should include the following: IP, MPLS, VRF s, Ethernet, VoIP and Wireless
based technology
Ability to implement and troubleshoot enterprise network routing
solutions using network protocols such as OSPF, BGP, route filtering, route
redistribution, route maps, etc
Experience with Layer 3 technologies, Firewalls, Application Layer
Gateways.
Knowledge of Quality of Service, IPSec, Load balancing techniques are
also essential.
Experience with Network Management Tools, SNMP, Syslog, Network/Packet
analyzers and MS Visio.
High proficiency with the following disciplines: LAN/WAN networking
protocols, design and technologies: IP Sub-netting, IP routing, BGP, EIGRP,
OSPF, VRRP, HSRP, VRF, MPLS, VTP, trunking, split-tunneling, and backups FC
and iSCSI SAN s, directory services (LDAP, AD), RADIUS, AAA, DNS, NTP,
network security technologies, IDS/IPS, WIPS, mobility, end user computing