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Cisco Engineer
Ref No.: 18-00174
Location: Montreal, Quebec
Position Type:Contract
Experience Level: 8 Years
Start Date: 02/12/2018
Role: Cisco Engineer
Location: Montreal, QC
Position: Contract
Client: Client
Rate: 70 to 75/hr

Required Skills- Technical skills
Experience with any of the following firewalls: Cisco Pix, Juniper Netscreen, Fortigate, IPFilter or iptables
Good understanding of UNIX operating systems.
Knowledge of networking (e.g. OSI layers + functions + devices).
In depth understanding of IP protocols including IP, TCP, UDP, FTP, DNS, ARP.
Understanding of cryptographic protocols.
Had exposure to and performed troubleshoot on common Internet services such as: Email, DNS, HTTP.
Soft skills:
Excellent written and oral communication skills.
Excellent customer facing skills.
Active interest in IT Security & authentication protocols.
Ability to deliver detailed and timely communications to internal and external parties during an outage.
Knowledge of Information Security.
Knowledge of UNIX, Kerberos, SOCKS, VPN, BIND.
Strong interpersonal and communication skills; capable of writing documentation, making presentations to an internal audience, and interacting positively with upper management, colleagues and customers.
The candidate must be a self-starter but must recognize the importance and value of working as a member of an operations support team.
Independent problem-solving, highly motivated and self-directing.
Comfortable working in an operations and support team with heavy end user interaction.
Ability to handle constantly changing flow of traffic; remain productive during slow times, be able to multitask effectively during busy times, exercise patience and professionalism during stressful situations.

Desired Skills
Unix Systems administration experience.
Perl and/or UNIX shell programming/scripting experience.
Had exposure to end point protection (anti-virus, device lockdown).
(For Transporter) Distributed Database, Dynamic SQL.
CCNA or equivalent certifications.
CISSP or equivalent certification.