Job Description :
Job Title - Sr.Network Architect

Job type - FTE (Only USC & GC)

Job Location: New York City (NY ) or Los Angeles

Start Date- Immediate & URGENT

The candidate must have a strong specialized skillset for:

Ability to lead a project in the Design, Implementation, up to closure includes Design and Hands on Skills

Strong Network Architecture Skills

Product experience in CISCO (Juniper, HP, or Brocade is a plus)
Routing BGP, OSPF, EIGRP, Redistribution and Route Selection
Experience in complex MPLS/BGP WAN design and implementation
Switching Vlans, Spanning Tree, Port Channels, VPC
WAN Optimization, MPLS, Metro Ethernet, Frame Relay, ATM
Data Center Virtualization
Architecture and Design Capabilities
Product Expertise in CISCO NEXUS 7000, 1000V, OTV
Consolidated I/O, Fiber Channel
Application Delivery F5, Netscaler, or A10
Load Balancing, SSL/HTTP offload
Application Network troubleshooting and Discovery skills
TCP/IP packet analysis
WAN Optimization - Riverbed
Wireless LAN
Working knowledge of ACI, NSX or openstack is a plus

All knowledge must be based on actual and current product experience and thought leadership roles.
This position will be highly focused on design concepts and the ability to provide a consultative role to the client. Technical expertise alone is not sufficient for this position.

The candidate will have expectations to interface with potential clients, to define and reach an understanding of their technical requirements, and then build appropriate solutions to meet those requirements.
Designing, sizing the work effort, and determining the needed skills for a project are all required capabilities. In order to accomplish these tasks the candidate must have strong process, project management and communication skills.
In-house responsibilities for the position include:

Developing white papers and presentations at industry related conferences.
Creation of new technical service offerings for the network group
Knowledge sharing between fellow team members

Up-to-date network certifications in CISCO (CCIE or CCNP), Juniper or other network vendors is considered a plus.
Need mix of architect and operations experience
Largely Cisco shop and requirement is to perform day to incident management along with change and configuration management

Plan and help implement roadmap to move out of Static routing
Supporting in Capacity Planning and Configuration of the Network tools ( Solar Winds)