Job Description :
Position : Network Engineer
Duration : 6+ month
Location : Sacramento, CA/St Louis, MO

Job Description:
· Strong troubleshooting, rationality, and critical thinking skills.
· NACL (National Agency clearance check)
· 5 years+ of advanced network experience, Cisco and/or Juniper enterprise environments preferred
· Familiarity and ability to work cooperatively and promptly within strict change control environment
· Ability to document and diagram environment (using VISIO for example
· Must have Packet Sniffing / interpretation skills
· Flexibility in work schedule to deploy changes to these environments during evening and night and weekend hours.
· Recent networking certifications or equivalent experience (CCNA, CCNP) helpful
· Advanced experience with network protocols including TCP/IP, UDP and DECnet/OSI.
· Experience with routing protocols including OSPF, IGRP, BGP, EIGRP.
· Understanding of DNS, DHCP, proxy functions (forward and reverse), security protocols (IPSec, MACsec, SSL, GET VPN), and time protocols (NTP)
· Advanced understanding of IP addressing including IPv4, IPv6, RFC 1918, NAT, PAT
· Understanding of network services such as WAAS, GRE, AAA, QoS, COS
· Excellent verbal and written communications skills; Ability to explain complex technical issues to non-technical people that ensures their understanding
· Interpersonal skills that demonstrate collaboration, facilitation, influencing and negotiating
· Knowledge of hardware, software, application and systems engineering; Knowledge of business for which the enterprise architecture is being developed
· Project and program management, organization and time management skills
· Knowledge of IT governance operations
· Customer service orientation
· Knowledge of Network Authentication Products and Architectures
· Knowledge of Cisco Tiered Infrastructure Architecture

Education

· Bachelor''s Degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, related Technical Discipline, or requisite experience