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Senior Network Engineer
Ref No.: 17-13498
Location: Atlanta, Georgia
Immediate need for a Senior Network Engineer with experience in the Government Industry. This is a 10 Months contract opportunity with long-term potential located in Atlanta, GA. Please review the job description below:
Job ID: 17-13498

Key Responsibilities:
  • Network level:- WAN and LAN connectivity, routers, firewalls, and security Internal systems, cloud and network infrastructure.
  • Remote access solution support:- VPN (IPsec/SSL), Terminal Services, SSH, and Web portal
  • Monitoring and management of system alerts and notifications.
  • Implement and maintain all network, security, and computer systems to meet the organization's current and future requirements.
  • Deploy and troubleshoot VOIP and other VOIP technologies.
  • Work with Sales Team to Engineer projects, identify new products and solutions, and research solutions for existing clients.
  • Implement the necessary controls and procedures to protect information systems assets from intentional or inadvertent modification, disclosure, or destruction.
  • Assist in the development of guidelines and procedures for administration and security best practices.
  • Perform regular security monitoring to identify any possible intrusions.
  • Monitor network usage, anticipate problems and suggest solutions.
  • Manage projects and maintenance tasks in our ticketing system.
  • Remain current on emerging technologies via professional groups, trade magazines, internal and external training, independent research and study, and other available avenues.
Requirements and Technology Experience:
  • Switching (Capacity Planning & VLAN's, QoS), Routing (OSPF, RIPv2, BGP, Multicast), WAN Technology (MPLS, VPLS, VPN), Voice Technologies (POTS, VoIP, SIP Trunking).
  • Firewall technologies (Packet Filtering, Stateful, UTM, Next Generation).
  • Familiarity with: VPNs, VOIP, SIP Trunking, BGP, VLAN, Large Scale Wireless Deployments
  • Security software such as Anti-virus, Anti-SPAM, Anti-Spyware, Sandboxing, IDS, IPS, and other security related technologies.
  • Expert understanding of firewall configuration and maintenance.
  • Expert knowledge in configuration, installation, troubleshooting, and supporting of Networking equipment, Wireless (Wi-Fi) equipment, and network peripherals.
  • General patch cable termination capabilities (Cat5e / Cat6).
  • Experience designing, installing, and maintaining fiber optic networks.
  • Ability to engineer, build, and test wireless network for optimum coverage and reliability.
  • General understanding of VoIP equipment and operation and able to work with a VoIP provider to deploy and support.
  • Completion of a bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in accounting or a relevant field AND five years of professional accounting work experience, three of which must have been in a supervisory role.
  • Cisco CCNA and CCNP certification.
  • A minimum of 10 years' experience of expertise in implementing, administering, and troubleshooting network infrastructure devices, including: firewalls, routers, switches, wireless access points and controllers, and monitoring applications.
  • Work experience in the public sector is a plus, specifically in the tolling, transit, or transportation industry.
Our client is a leading Government Industry and we are currently interviewing to fill this and other similar contract positions. Qualified candidates should apply online for immediate consideration.