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Lead Network Engineer
Ref No.: 18-05400
Location: NY, New York
Position Type:Direct Placement
Pay Rate : $ 160,000.00 /Year
Lead Network Engineer

A Minimum of 8 years in the Financial Industry, preferably in a Trading environment is required for this position. The candidate must have experience in the Architecture, Design, Implementation, and Maintenance of Trading-related Network infrastructure, such as: Market Data Distribution Networks, Ultra Low-latency and low-latency networks.

General Competency of Lead Network Engineer
  • The candidate must be highly motivated
  • Willing to work in a fast-paced, constantly-changing environment.
  • The candidate must have good communication skills.
  • The candidate must be customer-focused.
  • Ability to work effectively and productively with others, and still comfortable working independently.

Job Description
Core Technical Competence of Lead Network Engineer
  • Architect, Design, Implement, and Troubleshoot Networks for different needs in the financial industry.
  • A solid background designing, managing, and troubleshooting a diverse multi-protocol, switched and routed enterprise networks.
  • The candidate must be good at documentation in general. Competent with working with network diagrams using Microsoft Visio.
  • Ability to be able to troubleshoot network connectivity issues with both external and internal clients.
  • Heavy hands-on experience with multiple internetworking devices
  • Strong ability to use packet tracing technologies to troubleshoot network issues.

Qualifications
Specific Technology Expertise:
Strong and extensive knowledge of complex protocols and technologies:
Routing Protocols:
BGP, OSPF, EIGRP, RIP-v2, Static Routing, route-redistribution, summarization, Policy-Routing.
Switching:
Trunking, spanning-tree, dot1q, VLANs, VTP, Ethernet switching, Multi-layer switching

Multicast:
PIM, IGMP, MSDP
Network Services:
TCP/IP, UDP, HSRP, DNS, DHCP, FTP, TFTP, NAT, TACACS, SSH, NTP, SYSLOG, TELNET,
Network Management:
SNMP, SYSLOG, IPSLA, NETFLOW
Security:
IPSEC, VPNS, Firewalls.
Packet Analysis:
Wireshark, sniffers, packet captures, and packet decode, Market Data packet decodes, FIX packet decodes.
Vendor specific technology expertise:
  • Cisco switches and Routers: Cisco 4900M, Cisco Nexus3064, Nexus 3548, Cisco 3750, Cisco 6500, Cisco 3800, Cisco 7200, Cisco 7600,
  • Arista 7150, 7050, 7500 series
  • Juniper Netscreen and SRX Firewalls.
  • NetScout Infinistreams and Performance Managers
  • Corvil CNE-2100, 2110, 2300, 6300 7300
  • SevOne SNMP Management system.
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