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Network Engineer IV - Data Centers, Cisco, Juniper
Ref No.: 18-01914
Location: Menlo Park, California
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Our hugely popular client has a great opening for a high level Network Engineer.
 
Summary of Responsibilities:
  • Install, configure, and support a large-scale production and corporate network infrastructure including routers, switches, console servers, load balancers, and optical transport equipment
  • Provide onsite network support and expertise for all teams on the local data center campus
  • Troubleshoot network hardware and software, working with 3rd party hardware vendors and suppliers on root cause analysis and resolution
  • Troubleshoot and repair local and long haul circuits, working with both internal resources and 3rd party vendors to isolate and resolve cabling issues
  • Schedule and perform network maintenance, repair, and upgrade tasks as needed while limiting the impact on the production network
  • Use internal software, tools, and scripts to configure, monitor, and repair network equipment
  • Perform queue management for alarms, tasks, and incidents and participate in ongoing deployment projects
  • Maintain documentation and perform asset management of networking hardware including physical audits
Summary of Qualifications:
  • Experience in data center deployment, building large-scale infrastructure, and providing support for Linux based servers and network devices
  • Experience with Cisco and Juniper Enterprise and Service Provider network hardware platforms and architectures including data center switching platforms
  • Strong working knowledge of routing and switching technologies and protocols
  • Demonstrated ability to analyze complex situations and utilize troubleshooting skills, systems and tools, and creative problem solving abilities under pressure
  • Proficiency in Linux operating system and experience with load-balancing technologies
  • Solid understanding of copper cabling and fiber optic technology including cable types, connector types, optic types, patch panels, and optical transport technologies
  • Solid understanding of data center design, infrastructure, and operational best practices
  • Ability to work in fast-paced and dynamic environments with limited supervision
  • Strong attention to detail with excellent time management and organization skills
  • Experience with IPv6 and familiarity with scripting languages strongly desired
  • Certification such as CCNA, JNCIA, RHCT desired
  • CCNP or JNCIP a plus
  • Ability to lift / move 30-40 lbs. on a daily basis required
 
We will consider for employment all qualified applicants, including those with criminal histories, arrest, and conviction records in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws. This includes the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance as well as the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.

W2 only, no Corp to Corp. We are unable to sponsor H1B visas at this time. **eXcell™ Supports Equal Employment Opportunity** eXcell™, a division of CompuCom® Systems, Inc., a global company headquartered in Bellevue, Washington, provides IT staffing services and solutions to Fortune 1000 companies as well as small and medium business. For more information, visit www.excell.com.