Job Description :
Hi , Greetings from VDart!!! Please find the job description below and leave your comments here. Title: Network Engineer - II Location: Alpharetta, GA Duration: Contract Client: Cognizant Responsibilities: The candidate must have extensive experience with IP designs, in a multi-tenant and multi-data center environment with fail-over & high available capabilities. Must have solid experience with IP designs, NAT, IP routing protocols (EIGRP & BGP), Cisco products, Cisco IOS and similar operating systems. The candidate must have experience with server load-balancing systems including F5 LTM/GTM. Candidate must have experience with Cisco Catalyst switch line of products. Experience with the Cisco Nexus switching products. Experience with network automation technologies. Experience with designing high-available networks, including both system and component level redundancy and the associated technologies to accomplish HA. Experience with layer 2 technologies. Experience with establishing vendor and/or service selection criteria to make product and other technology related selections and document the entire process as well as present the selection to a committee of peers. Experience with technology or feature testing in a lab and other environments. Experience working in a structured environment that requires change control processes in accordance with company policies, for execution of implementations and changes to the network environment, as it relates to the installation of the data center network. Experience with creating, updating and coordinating the implementation plan for all network related items. Experience providing connectivity to systems from one data center to another, involving IP design, NAT scheme, routing scheme and overall architecture. Knowledge of firewall technology also is a must. Experience with data center networking in a virtualized server environment (VMWare) is a plus. Experience in managing a multi-tenant data center environment. Experience using MS Visio to document network designs. Experience with networking virtualized server systems in a large data center environment is a plus. Passion to stay current with industry standards, new technologies and best practices through attending extensive training and performing research. Ability to document designs and test plans a plus. Qualifications: Minimum 5-6 years' experience in support of a complex mission critical facility and the associated team. Bachelor's degree highly preferred Other related experience is welcome. Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) and/or Cisco Certified Design Professional (CCDP) certifications are a plus.