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Network Engineer
Ref No.: 18-50773
Location: New York, New York
Start Date: 09/10/2018
Description/Comment: Network Engineer is responsible for identifying the appropriate telecommunication, WAN, MAN, LAN, security and Wi-Fi technology solutions that support and meet the customer's business requirements. This position must be able to provide network designs, manage network implementations, and proactively provide status to the Business Units. Also acts as a technical resource to evaluate evolving Telecommunication technology and perform as a consultant interface to the Business Units for new company initiatives. The Sr. Network Engineer collaborates with the outsource supplier to communicate Disney network requirements and reviews the supplier recommended solutions/projects to ensure the design meets the business needs.
Basic Qualifications 10+years progressive data communications experience in WAN/MAN/LAN/Wi-Fi network design, configuration, evaluation, problem resolution and project management experience. • Advanced communication skills, particularly the ability to communicate technical information to non-technical audiences. • Demonstrated ability to work with a wide array of technical and managerial personnel to solve complex problems. • Strong customer service skills and orientation. • Possess knowledge of film entertainment, video distribution and broadcast business requirement. • Expert knowledge/experience in Wide Area and Local Area network design, configuration, installation, evaluation, problem resolution, and project management. • Strong understanding of routing protocols including BGP, EIGRP, OSPF, RMTP, etc. and telecommunication connectivity including MPLS, Private Line, Metro Ethernet, Site-to-Site VPN and Internet. • Strong understanding of multicast routing including ASM, SSM and IGMP. • Strong knowledge and understanding of all types of LAN environments (equipment hardware, software and cabling environment to support Ethernet, single-mode and multi-mode fiber optics, Cisco Nexus, ASR, Arista, F5, etc.) • Proven technical expertise in the interfacing of network devices and service in a multi-platform computer and network environment (Wireless, VoIP, Video conferencing, VMware, etc.) • Demonstrated ability to lead, coordinate, and manage complex projects: developing project plans/schedules; delivering a product or service in a timely and cost-effective manner • Expert knowledge/experience in the utilization of data communications test tools and network management systems (e.g., sniffers, SevOne, Arista Cloud Vision Portal, Netbrain, ExtraHop) • Strong knowledge and understanding of all types of Security environments (Palo Alto Network firewalls, Cisco ASA, Client/TrendMicro TippingPoint, NAT, ACL, VRF, etc.)
Preferred Qualifications Certifications : CCNP, Palo Alto
Required Education BA/BS degree or equivalent experience
Preferred Education
Additional Information More dealing with ABC and more of a broadcast situation. Dealing with moves and office design for ABC TV. They work on the Harbor platform . If they have broadcast experience it would be a benefit. This position deals more with some presale type engineering( requirements gathering and communications with the customer). Communication skills are essential. Essentially looking for someone with experience in General Routing/Firewall. Job is mainly 50% engineering, 20% project management and 20% administrative. Certifications are not required if they can demonstrate proficiency, which will be known based on years of experience and what types of projects these individuals have worked on. However, they will be required to operate at a high level. Minimum 5 years, but ideally would like closer to 10 years. Routing protocols- familiarity with them. EIGPRP and BGP are the big ones. CISCO Nexus 6800 and Cisco 3800 are the primary switches. Prefer Palo Alto but will entertain any firewall experience. This is a long term need. Starting at 12, but possibility for extension. Will entertain non local candidates and hire via blue jeans or skype as long as they are able to relocate themselves timely to NY area. . Looking for a total of 2. NEW YORK ONLY