Job Description :
Position: Network Engineer
Location: Mechanicsburg, PA 17050
Duration: 12 Months
Rate: $39-44/hr on C2C

Description of Duties:
- Serve as the senior technical consultant on all distributed systems and network configuration, design, creation and any other issue(s) including LANs, WANs, and remote video technology.
- Manage and direct all technical issues with vendors at both Central Office and remote sites regarding network infrastructure and configuration issues.
- Plan and design cabling systems and network infrastructure for all facilities including all central office locations and all field offices.
- Manage technical issues with consultants, vendors, and other outside agencies in order to provide connectivity to the LAN/WAN and remote video devices. Provide technical guidance and consultative services to networking staff and executive management on the use and capabilities of the network resources.
- Manage and configure resources to maintain connectivity between the LAN/WAN and the Commonwealth metropolitan area network (MAN
- Manage the diagnosis and resolution of network problems and anomalies using advanced network management tools.
- Manage monitoring of network traffic and utilization patterns and take proactive action to prevent network congestion and other network problems.
- Performs related work as required.

Technical Skillsets Required
Needs to be proficient with troubleshooting, configuration, and monitoring of the following equipment and systems.

Skill Required / Desired Amount of Experience
Network Engineering WAN, LAN, TCP/IP, Infrastructure Required 5 Years
Cisco Certifications (CCNP) Highly desired
Exptensive network knowledge with configuration, implementation, maintaining and troubleshooting Layer 2 and 3. Required 5 Years
CISCO Routers, Switches, Wireless AP/Controllers (See Job Description for details) Required 5 Years
Extensive knowledge with configuration, maintaining and troubleshooting Check Point Firewalls (SG4600, SG4600HA) Required 5 Years
Knowledge of configuration and troubleshooting video conference equipment (Polycom HDC Series endpoints, Group Series endpoints, QDX Series) Required 1 Years
Knowledge of the following protocols: BGP, TCP/IP, HSRP, DHCP, DNS, NAT, VLAN, MPLS, ISDN, VPN, H.323, QoS Required 3 Years
Capable of working in IDF closets: Running cables, lifting equipment into racks, using small hand tools. Required