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Sr. Network Engineer (541190)
Ref No.: 18-00064
Location: Englewood, Colorado
Start Date: 01/15/2018
 Title                                       :- Sr. Network Engineer (541190)
Project Location                :- Englewood, CO - Alternate location: Santa Clara, and San Francisco.
Duration                              :- 6+ Months
Client                                    :- Hitachi Data System.

***This is a contract to hire position and the manager is also open to candidates in Santa Clara, CA.

Job Responsibilities:

Reporting to the Sr Manager of Network Engineering, this role will be key to developing, delivering and supporting enterprise network solutions and services that will enable HDS employees to continue their work to transform HDS into a leader in the Internet of Things (IoT) solutions and Social Innovation.  The HDS Network team is rethinking everything with an emphasis on leveraging software defined solutions in the LAN, WAN and Data Center, driving automation throughout the network service stack and increasing efficiency and reliability of delivered services.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Engineer, design and deploy network services and solutions based on business, strategic, and technical requirements
  • Develop infrastructure roadmaps, conduct feasibility studies, and review proposals with peer IT groups
  • Deploy solutions starting with the proof of concept and continuing through full deployment and support transition to Operations teams
  • Identify, recommend and lead continuous network infrastructure improvement efforts
  • Find and recommend new and innovative products, services and solutions
  • Drive innovation and automation across the network and enable other teams to do the same
  • Act as an escalation point to Operations teams and a mentor to other Network Engineers
  • Requirements:
Desired Experience:
  • Design of application aware networks leveraging solutions that include SD-WAN, SDN/Data Center and SDN/LAN and the associated orchestration and control tools.  Experience with deploying NFV and automating enterprise network tasks and services is a plus.
  • Advanced level experience working with Cisco IOS& NXOS, routing/switching and WiFi
  • Familiarity and experience with firewalls, IDS/IPS, transparent proxy and explicit Web proxy, and network optimization/acceleration
  • Ability to design for real time (VoIP, video, SIP, etc.) and best effort traffic
  • Experience in capacity planning, QoS, and intelligent/optimal path selection methodologies
  • Hands on experience using network simulation, automation and scripting tools
  • Knowledge and use of network monitoring tools such as Client OV, Solarwinds Orion, Panorama, Cisco Prime, Wireshark (or similar network packet capture tools)
Hardware/Software Knowledge:
·       Hardware: Cisco, Palo Alto Networks, Bluecoat, Riverbed, AppNeta
·       Software:  Cisco IOS/NXOS, PAN-OS, SolarWinds, Wireshark
  • Minimum 8 years of industry experience as a Network engineer working on LAN, WAN, Wireless, SD-WAN technologies.
  • Industry certifications such as CCNP, CCIE, PCNSE, etc
  • In depth understanding of network protocols including BGP, OSPF, EIGRP, IPSEC, HSRP, VDC, 802.11, 802.1x, SNMP
  • Excellent communication, documentation and presentation skills
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related field 
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