Job Description :
Job Description:

Position: Network Lead
Location: Seattle, WA
Duration: 6+ Months

Essential Skills:

Full-time experience with medium to large scale enterprise networks (5+ yrs)
IT customer support and service (5+ yrs)
Experience with Cisco Systems switches and routers. (5+ yrs)
Experience with TCP/IP, routing/switching concepts, and common routing protocols.
Firewall experience including TCP/IP filtering, NAT, and statefull inspection (3+ yrs)
Knowledge and experience with Network management tools
Experience working with telecommunication vendors like AT&T, Verizon
Experience in Network Automation using Ansible/Python (2+ yrs)
Experience in Devops tools (GitHub/Docker/Jenkins) (2+ yrs)

Required Knowledge & Skills:

Knowledge proficiency with Cisco IOS with hands-on experience configuring Cisco routers, switches and firewalls.
Knowledge proficiency with IOS, NX-OS, EIGRP, BGP, GRE and OSPF.
Knowledge proficiency with WAN technologies including MPLS, circuiting, and commodity peering
Able to design and implement configuration solutions to meet customer requests.
Ability to employ patience and empathy while dealing with conflict or differing viewpoints.
Able to configure network hardware based on templates and networking best practices.
Able to implement network performance improvements based on understanding of network trends and patterns.
Able to build and maintain configuration templates guided by reference architectures and networking best practices.
Verbal and written skills reflecting an ability to express oneself clearly and articulately. Fluency in technical terms relevant to networking.
Ability to communicate technical concepts to non-technical audiences