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Senior Network Engineer/Architect
Ref No.: 18-04341
Location: Bethesda, Maryland
Job Title:- Senior Network Engineer/Architect
Location: Bethesda, MD
Duration: Long Term

Job Description

Role & Responsibilities
You will be responsible for providing in-depth design and analysis of a nationwide MPLS network supporting over 70,000 users in multiple agencies.

As part of your duties, you will:
  • Analyze network performance and perform network planning
  • Analyze customer needs and generate technical requirements, using your expertise in Cisco routing and switching, troubleshooting and configuration of MPLS, BGP, OSPF, VPN and QOS
  • Identify technical problems and debug hardware and software related to Cisco carrier-class routing platforms
  • Provide network problem resolution and root-cause analysis
Qualifications:
  • Ability to receive and maintain a US Public Trust Security Clearance
  • 10+ years relevant experience (or equivalent combination of education and experience)
  • CCIE certification (written and lab). Without certification, you must have demonstrable expert-level design experience
  • Expert-level knowledge of MPLS and BGP
  • Knowledge of service provider or enterprise system architecture and the ability to independently troubleshoot complex routing issues
  • Expertise with Cisco IOS-XR routers
  • Experience with analyzing customer needs and generating technical design requirements in large scale networks
  • Comfortable communicating with both technical, managerial and executive staff
  • Require minimal supervision, no instruction on routine work and general instruction on new assignments
  • Strong problem solving skills
  • Ability to recreate customer problems in a lab environment, to assist in the isolation of issues and problem resolution
  • Proven incident management skills, and the ability to work under pressure
  • Communicate clearly in both written and verbal communication