Job Description :
We are looking for a Senior Network Planning Engineer to work out of Dallas, TX.


Analysis and design of network solutions within the the client''s architectural framework to meet project needs.
Perform network engineering tasks; writing network device configuration scripts into network change documentation and implementing those network changes to meet project goals and deadlines.
Review and provide feedback on change documentation of other engineers.
Establish processes to test applications and devices before planned network deployment to quantify their performance and recommend steps to ensure they are optimized.
Serve as third-tier support for network operations team when needed.
Create and publish an executive level report on application and network performance.
Translate business needs into actionable vendor deliverables.
Manage small internal data network projects.

Required Skills/ Experience:
6+ years of enterprise data network/IT industry experience with a minimum of four working with data network technologies and monitoring tools at an enterprise scale
Strong understanding of complex routing and switching, NAT, load-balancing, VoIP, and VPN methodologies
Strong technical consulting/customer service background, as well as excellent oral, written, and presentation skills
Proven ability to manage multiple vendors and projects in a fast paced and highly outsourced IT environment
Extensive experience with technical network and application projects and implementations at scale
Strong network technical knowledge and experience with local area and wide area networks with an ability to quickly learn network/application terms.
Expert/sufficient level knowledge of Voice-over-IP (VoIP) solutions in an enterprise environment.
Capable of building and configuring complex end-to-end telephony networks, troubleshooting and resolving VoIP-related problems
Ensuring quality of service using in-depth understanding of Layer 2 and 3 network infrastructure
Routing and Switching expertise to plan, and troubleshoot complex, converged network infrastructure
Cisco certification (CCNP, CCIE) preferred
Experience working with HPN network equipment would be an advantage

Preferred Skills:
B.S. Computer Science, telecommunications, Electrical Engineering
Airline/travel experience
Understanding of Agile methodologies
Programming experience
Cisco certification (CCNP, CCIE)