Network Engineer
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Network Engineer
Ref No.: 18-02728
Location: Houston, Texas
Position Type:Direct Placement
Pay Rate : $ 110,000.00 /Year
We are looking for a Network Engineer who has a strong networking and wireless background to join our Network Data & Security team providing, both network engineering and operational support globally out of our Houston location.  
You'll be focused on providing implementation, maintenance and troubleshooting of network and network security solutions across networking equipment, load balancers, firewalls, web proxies and network access control systems.

This key role demands a highly motivated team player with 3+ years of relevant experience in Network and Network Security supporting enterprise and global networks. You are meticulous, thorough and possess excellent communication skills to engage with all levels of our stakeholders. A quick-thinking problem solver who is able to assimilate data rapidly in order to present solutions to difficult day-to-day incidents is required. As a self-starter you have the ability to soak up knowledge and in part that knowledge to others. The ability to thrive working in a fast pace environment coupled with the ability to work under pressure is also required

Key Skills required for this role include:
  1. Solid understanding of IP networking and Internet technologies in either Cisco or Aruba switch & routing platforms. CCNP or CCIE would be an advantage.
  2. Solid experience in more than one network / network security platforms:
    1. Wireless (Cisco or Aruba)
    2. ACI
    3. F5
    4. Cisco Ironport Web Proxies
    5. NSX
  3. Strong network analytical and troubleshooting skills with the capability to handle and own critical issues through to resolution
  4. Working knowledge of UNIX, Linux, Windows, SNMP, Microsoft Active Directory is desired
  5. Ability to remain calm under pressure and when faced with adversity or urgent issues
  6. Customer-focused with a "service first” mentality and best-in-class communication skills
  7. Ability to view current processes and procedures as opportunities for enhancement, tuning and improvement