Job Description :
Sr Network Engineer (Network Security Engineer this role will require that the candidate have senior level routing, switching AND firewall experience

Seattle , WA

Contract to HIRE on W2 (NO CORP-CORP)

Interview Method Phone and skype

6-month contract (potential convert FTE)

This position will be focused on the automation and orchestration and support of client’s network infrastructure.

Job Duties:

Responsible for the architecture, design, documentation and operations of network transport topologies, network hardware, security, VoIP, customer relations, and all network services within the infrastructure.
Provide Client with expert network design and daily operational support of the Enterprise wide network, including participation in planning, installation, maintenance, management, and coordination.
Provide technical leadership to the day to day operations of Client's network environment.
Must be able to take client from no automation to full automation environment

Skills / Qualifications:

CCIE Certification preferred
Senior Level Network Operations Experience
Experience leading teams
Network architecture and design
Experience with Ansible, Puppet, Chef, Salt and Python scripting languages ( for scripting focused engineer)
Cisco Routing & Switching
Automation and orchestration programming
Experience with Git Hub preferred

At least five (5) years’ experience with LAN and WAN technologies + wireless, to include:
- Experience with packets captures, routing protocols, security, wireless, network node scanning, VPNs, firewalls, network management platform, and ITIL framework
- Experience with installation, operations, maintenance, and support, to include routers, switches, sniffers, cabling, firewalls, IDS, VPN, Radius, Tacacs+, LDAP, etc.
- At least three (3) years’ experience with Cisco and Brocade equipment
- Expert knowledge and expertise in local and wide area networking, wired and wireless communications
- Expert knowledge of layer 2 switching and layer 3 routing including dynamic routing protocols (specifically BGP and OSPF
Valid US Driver’s License and acceptable driving record
Excellent communication skills a must

Education / Experience:

Minimum 10 years’ recent professional experience
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or a related field OR equivalent combination of education and experience that demonstrates competency