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Network Engineer
Ref No.: 17-08747
Location: Mountain View, California
Immediate need for a Network Engineer with experience in the IT Industry. This is a 06 months contract opportunity with long-term potential located in Mountain View, CA. Please review the job description below:


Job ID: 17-08747
 
 
Key Responsibilities:
 
  • Plan and Design the Implementation of the Intuit LAN, WAN, WLAN, VPN and Monitoring Tools utilizing Intuit Standardized Architecture.
  • Provide Troubleshooting and problem solving for network and application issues.
  • Configuration and implementation of network hardware, including routers, switches, security appliances, wireless controllers, VPN appliances and monitoring tools etc.
  • Create and maintain network documentation as it relates to the standardized network topology, equipment, operational support and configuration.
  • Interact and negotiate with application owners, project managers, vendors, consultants, and contractors to architect, design and implement network solutions.
  • Follow standard operating procedures and applications for service, change, and incident management.
  • Perform the assigned functions within an Operational Support Model by utilizing Network Monitoring Tools to maintain and report on the health, consumption and availability of the network via Metrics and KPI's.
  • Perform routine infrastructure testing and evaluations to identify challenges within our infrastructure and develop a plan to remediate them.
  • Ensure configuration and feature consistency is maintained across the network infrastructure.
  • Develop and Implement Operational Efficiencies by utilizing Vendor or Custom Networking Tools to automate routine implementation and alerting tasks.
  • Strong people skills in collaborating with business partners, customers, peers, and managers.
  • Strong time and workload management skills to handle multiple projects and tasks within rapid timeframes.
  • Strong communication/written skills to provide in-depth technical or summary documentation
  • Perform network asset management, including maintenance of network component inventory and related documentation.

Qualification and Technology Experience:
 
  • Bachelor's degree in a related field, or equivalent work experience.
  • Minimum of 10 years in the networking/telecommunications industry.
  • Cisco CCNP, LAN, WAN, WLAN, Putty or SecrueCRT, Change Management, Network Cabling, Network Racking/Stacking/Auditing HW, and Jump Boxes knowledge/experience is required.
  • Cisco VPN/Security, Brocade, Palo Alto, Riverbed, Opnet, Silverpeak, Stealthwatch, IXIA, Prime Infrastructure, Cacti, Netbrain, ServiceNow, ITIL, and Spectrum knowledge/experience is preferred.
  • Experience with large project rollouts.
  • Experience designing, evaluating, recommending and implementing networking solutions.
  • Strong technical project management and engineering skills are preferred.

Our client is a leading IT Industry and we are currently interviewing to fill this and other similar contract positions. Qualified candidates should apply online for immediate consideration.