Job Description :
B.S/BE/BTECH in a technical field or any relevant tertiary degree in Computer Science or related areas of education and experience.
8+ years of expertise in implementing, administering, and troubleshooting network infrastructure devices, including: firewalls, routers, switches, load balancers, wireless access points and controllers
Must have operational experience with; Enterprise/carrier-class routers and switches (Juniper MX, Cisco Nexus/Cisco Switching/Cisco Meraki and Wireless/Firewalls and VPN technologies/Cisco WAAS preferred
Knowledgeable in application transport and network infrastructure protocols (SSL/TLS, DNS, DHCP, WINS, NTP, FTP, HTTP, SMTP, CIFS, LDAP, and Microsoft AD), and possess an understanding of how to support these applications/ protocols when accessed through VPN and firewall appliances.
Understanding and implementation of network traffic analysis, remote access methods and systems, stateful inspection firewalls, encryption, authentication and authorization technology.
Hands-on technical experience working with VPN technologies (IPSEC, SSL VPN, WebVPN, AnyConnect, etc
Extensive experience in BGP, OSPF, and MPLS (traffic engineering implementation) and other routing protocols.
Extensive experience in Load Balancers and operational experience across multiple vendors; preferably F5
Experience in Wireless technologies across multiple vendors.
Must have experience in network tools such as Cacti, Nagios, RANCID, SNMP and Netflow.
Able to handle multiple, complex, short term projects and incidents simultaneously
Comfortable documenting and explaining network topologies and Diagram explain and plan for future upgrades
Willingness to mentor junior staff members
Strong oral, written, communications, and presentation skills
Ability to work with onshore/offshore teams, and communicate using virtual communication tools (phone, conferencing, online meeting)
Ability to support working outside of normal business hours to provide after hour or "on-call" support when necessary to solve high profile issues or complete critical path projects