Job Description :
Job ID: MI0219)

Network specialist with CCNA, Wireless and Cisco Voice, IP and application protocols and project management experience

Location: Lansing MI
Duration: 12 months
Interview Type: Phone or In Person

Skill Required / Desired Amount of Experience
Experience with large project implementation. Required 5 Years
CCNA level experience Required 5 Years
CCNA Certification Desired 1 Years
Wireless and Cisco Voice experience Required 5 Years
Demonstrate experience utilizing network management systems and network tools (e.g., Solarwinds NPM, Cisco Call Manager, IP Control, etc and an un Required 5 Years
Possess expert knowledge of IP and application protocols (e.g. TCP, UDP, HTTP, SSL Expert knowledge of the OSI model. Dynamic Routing protocols Required 5 Years
Excellent communication, organization and project management skills Required 5 Years
Above average ability to interpret and apply technical instructions and guidelines to job performance; extreme attention to details is essential Required 5 Years



NTSD MLAN Refresh and NAC implementation involving the entire State of Michigan enterprise network. Roughly 4,000 switches and 850 sites will need Cisco Identity Service Engine implemented. The anticipated project completion date is December 31, 2019.

The Consultant(s) will work closely with technical teams in the Network and Telecommunication Services Division to provide a consistently functioning, managed IP network, support IT and business initiatives and perform high level problem resolution for multiple State departments and agencies. Manage or coordinate installation, upgrade, or deployment projects, create and update technical support documentation, utilize scripted installation techniques for large deployments. Assist network engineers in troubleshooting difficult or time-sensitive problems.
Demonstrate strong experience with Cisco Network and IP Telephony equipment and configuration. Other system experience may be required (e.g. with Checkpoint Firewalls and/or F5 Load Balancing equipment
Demonstrate experience utilizing network management systems and network tools (e.g., Solarwinds NPM, Cisco Call Manager, IP Control, etc and an understanding of SNMP.
Possess expert knowledge of IP and application protocols (e.g. TCP, UDP, HTTP, SSL Expert knowledge of the OSI model. Dynamic Routing protocols – EIGRP, OSPF, BGP. Layer 2 protocols – LACP, LLDP, CDP, MPLS, STP. TCP/UDP/ICMP operation and troubleshooting. Application protocols – HTTP, SSL, DNS, NFS, CIFS. Excellent communication, organization and project management skills. CCNP or equivalent knowledge and hands on experience. In-depth knowledge of IP Telephony technologies. Above average ability to interpret and apply technical instructions and guidelines to job performance; extreme attention to details is essential.

TASKS:

Submit Request for Change
Hardware refresh
IOS update
Submit Request for Change
NAC configuration
Implementation
Complete documentation

ADDITIONAL DETAILS:
This is a traveling role. This person will be traveling all over Michigan about 80% of the week.
These will be 40 hour work weeks and will have flexible hours due to shifts.
There will be night and weekend work.
Expected to be at home base in Lansing on Fridays.
The rate is an all inclusive rate and traveling expenses will come out of that per state guidelines (meals, lodging)
This person will be given a State company car and will not be required to pay for fuel.