Job Description :
Title Network Engineer
Location Edina, MN
Duration 6+ Months Contract to Hire
Interview Phone and F2F

Job Summary:
Design and deploy company LANs, WANs, and wireless networks
Develop, implement and maintain policies, procedures, and associated training plans for network administration, usage, and disaster recover
Create and maintain documentation as it relates to network configuration, network mapping, processes, and service records
Conduct research on network products, services, protocols, and standards to remain abreast of developments in the networking industry
Monitor and test network performance, troubleshoot problem areas as needed
Ensure network connectivity of all servers, workstations, telephony equipment, fax machines, and other network appliances
Provide network performance statistics and reports
Practice network asset management, including maintenance of network component inventory, related documentation, and technical specifications information
Resolves infrastructure Incidents and problems
Level III support for network related issues
Understand company processes, policies, service offerings and products.
Understand and utilize company resources such as; databases, software applications, and organizational structure
Training, Education, and Experience Requirements:
CCNP or 5 years of experience, additional certifications are desirable
Ability to express complex technical concepts effectively, both verbally and in writing
Ability to work well with people from different disciplines with varying degrees of technical experience
Emphasis on Cisco products
Switch and router configurations for IP environments
Well versed in IP space allocation
Well versed with routing protocols BGP and EIGRP
Use of advanced network analysis tools
Network standards and processes
Training, Education, and Experience Preferred:
Cisco ASR Routers, IPSec and GRE tunnels
Cisco ACS 5.x
Cisco Zone Based firewalling on ISR routers
Wireless, especially work with 5500 WLCs, CPI, MSE
Network Monitoring and Management System (Solar Winds)
Wireshark, Sniffers, Packet capture and interpretation