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Cisco Network Engineer
Ref No.: 18-00082
Location: Corning, New York
Position Type:Contract
Element Consulting Group has an immediate opportunity for two Cisco Network Engineer professionals to join our team! We are a management consulting firm looking for career minded employees with strong leadership abilities! This is a great opportunity to work with one of our long-term, global clients. Work remote with requirements of visiting client sites up to 35%.

Responsibilities

Provide planning, documentation, and network engineering support for projects requiring network implementation, modification, or upgrade. Design, test, and implement LAN, WAN, and Wireless networks within our client's infrastructure. Some travel required for site surveys and implementation.

Qualifications
  • BS in Computer Science /Systems Management/IT Related field
  • Core routing and switching design, configuration, and troubleshooting
  • Strong understanding of network infrastructure and network hardware
  • Cisco Catalyst and Nexus switches
  • Cisco Routers
  • Routing Protocols: EIGRP, BGP
  • Spanning-tree, VLANs, Port Channels, Load balancing, SPAN, NAT, ACL
  • Authentication: TACACS+, RADIUS
Required Skills
  • 5+ years of experience in LAN and Wireless LAN implementation, troubleshooting and design.
  • 5+ years IT experience working across multiple technology areas, with at least 1 year working as a senior engineer or similar technology role.
  • Self-motivated and able to work independently and in virtual teams
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficient knowledge of switches, routers, firewalls, and all associated protocols.
  • Strong Cisco Networking background
  • Client Satisfaction
  • Strong teamwork and collaboration skills
  • Process and detail oriented
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and Visio
Desired Skills/Experience
  • Large Enterprise Environment network design and support experience
  • CCNP\CCIE\CCNA Preferred
  • Experience with Juniper, Palo Alto, and Cisco firewalls a plus
Soft Skills
  • Technical curiosity and interest in technology
  • Self-starter and takes ownership for deliverables and deadlines
  • Team player
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Effective customer relationship skills
  • Strong organizational skills and ability to multi-task
Deliverables
  • Supply Network Diagrams (topology and interconnection) and router configurations
  • Review Installation plans
  • Design, test and implement network level change requests in scope with the project
  • Provide documentation as applicable
Candidates authorized to work in the US are encouraged to apply; Element Consulting Group is not sponsoring or transferring work visas at this time. Due to client requirements, we are not able to work with third party employers on this opportunity.

Element Consulting Group offers an attractive benefits package including medical, life, dental & vision insurance, health saving account, 401(k) with match and more!