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Network Plan Eng
Ref No.: 18-05071
Location: Tallahassee or Melbourne, Florida
Position Type:Full Time/Contract
Start Date / End Date: 07/16/2018 to 07/16/2019
Network Plan Eng
1467021
Tallahassee or Melbourne, FL
1 Position
8 to 12 months
$35 - $40 hr.
1st shift 9/80 schedule
State of Florida clearance required; takes 2 to 3 weeks

Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience and/or military experience. (Not Required if they have solid years of experience or military service equivalent)
  • At least 3-5 years of hands-on experience of network design, configuration, and troubleshooting, and usage of Cisco Recommended Best Practices.
  • In depth implementation and troubleshooting experience of networks using concepts/protocols such as BGP, OSPF, EIGRP, IS-IS, MPLS, VPNs, VRF, Multicast and emerging concepts such as Software Defined Networking.
  • Experience configuring and testing the types of Cisco CPE we will be deploying
  • Understanding of the TELCO Access types we will be using on MFN-2 (how to connect to internet via all types of connections, what medium to use)
  • Understanding of various type of media connectivity, copper Ethernet, fiber (Single-Mode, Multi-Mode) and the various type of connectors
  • Good organizational skill and time management
  • Excellent customer skills for direct interaction with internal and external teams.
  • Ability to demonstrate technical knowledge and consultative skills.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Must be able to obtain a security clearance; State of Florida
  • Program is working on the State of Florida network (My Florida Network). The State of FL has their own agency network and Harris monitors and maintains the network in a secured environment for all State agencies.
  • 3 Top Must Haves:
  • • At least 3-5 years of hands-on experience of network design, configuration, and troubleshooting, and usage of Cisco Recommended Best Practices.
  • • In depth implementation and troubleshooting experience of networks using concepts/protocols such as BGP, OSPF, EIGRP, IS-IS, MPLS, VPNs, VRF, Multicast and emerging concepts such as Software Defined Networking.
  • • Excellent customer skills for direct interaction with internal and external teams

Job Description:
  • Position will be a combination of pre (90%) and post sales (10%) engineering.
  • Perform designs of network solutions based on customer requirements.
  • Provide customers and senior program managers with recommendations to successfully implement data network solutions.
  • Works with the project team from start to finish, including developing network designs based upon user requirements, creating network diagrams using Visio and full implementation follow-through and documentation of requirements.
  • Provide network engineering consulting services, including: assessment, design and implementation of data networking environments.
  • Collaborate with customers to define requirements and develop a networking solution.
  • Schedule and lead technical discussions involving internal groups and customers.
  • Project engineer / Project management of tasks to closure.
  • Develop presentations and present to customers and management.
  • Work with carriers / service providers relating to various type of connectivity, collocation and routing.
  • Develop customized CPE hardware configurations

Preferred Additional Qualifications:
  • Exceptional verbal, written (including the development of procedural documentation), interpersonal, and presentation skills desired.
  • Experience with network and performance management tools, security tools and appliances, layer two technologies, wireless communications, cloud computing and telecommunications services and technologies is preferred.
  • Experience working in a telecommunications carrier environment performing large-scale mission critical network implementations is a plus.
  • Self-driven and resourceful in achieving goals independently as well as in cooperation with others.
  • Flexibility to adjust to changing requirements, schedules, and priorities.
  • The ability to socialize ideas, make recommendations, and gather team consensus to move forward.
  • Ability to meet short times lines and manage multiple projects.