Network Engineer
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Network Engineer
Ref No.: 17-28314
Location: Lansing, Michigan
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****Candidates must be US Citizens and interview onsite****

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Job Description :

Job Summary
Designs, implements, maintains, and supports growing network infrastructure. Part of a systems engineering team responsible for designing and developing scalable, maintainable, and highly available network architectures that meet business needs and SLAs.
Primary Job Responsibilities
· Configure and install various network devices and services. (routers, switches, firewalls, VPNs, load balancers)
· Perform network maintenance and system upgrades including service packs, hotfixes, patches, and security configurations
· Monitor performance and ensure network availability and reliability
· Monitor system resource utilization, trending, and capacity planning
· Provide Level-2/3 support and troubleshooting to resolve issues
· Work within established configuration and change management policies to ensure awareness, approval and success of changes made to network infrastructure
· Liaise with vendors and other IT personnel for problem resolution
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
· Knowledge and experience of network engineering principles and practices
· Solid understanding of the OSI or TCP/IP model
· Deep understanding of networking protocols
· Experience with monitoring, network diagnostic tools, and network analytic tools
· Ability to collect and analyze complex data
· Ability to use data extraction and analysis tools
· Active listening skills
· Effective written and verbal communication