Job Description :
EDATAFORCE Consulting LLC, a leader in IT staffing and staff augmentation services, seeks Network Engineer for our preferred client in their Grapevine, TX location.
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Please contact your "eDATAFORCE” recruiter (MR. DEEPAK) for immediate consideration
Network Engineer; Routers, Switches, ASA Firewalls, VPNs. CCNA minimum

US citizenship required
7+ years of network engineering/design experience / 3+ years of Cisco networking equipment experience
Good understanding and experience with routing and switching technologies.
Good understanding and experience with routing protocols, specifically BGP, OSPF and EIGRP.
Good understanding and experience with 802.1q, STP, RSTP, MSTP, VLAN, MPLS
Good knowledge of firewall management, preferably with Cisco PIX/ASA firewalls.
Good knowledge of load balancing technology preferably with Citrix NetScaler Load Balancers.
Good understanding and experience with IPSEC VPN(s) tunnels.
Expert TCP/IP packet analysis, using Wireshark or raw packet captures using tcpdump.
Exceptional analytical and problem solving skills, with logical problem solving from Layer 1 through Layer 7 of the OSI model.
Demonstrated commitment to providing customer-focused quality service.
Experience with high availability environments with 99.99% SLA.

Preferred qualifications include:
Cisco and/or Citrix network certifications.
Technical Lead experience or senior level escalations experience.
Expert level knowledge of optical platforms and protocols.
Experience supporting a Linux environment.
Experience supporting an NFS storage environment
Excellent Communication is a MUST