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Network Engineer

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Network Engineer – CONTRACT – GRAPEVINE, TX

Network Engineer Job Summary:

Engineer will be responsible for execution of network changes on internal and customer facing network (routing and switching) infrastructure and application (firewall and load balancer) devices. Engineer will work directly with other internal engineering departments and data center personnel to ensure that all customer expectations are being met at the highest possible level. The Engineer will participate in customer kickoff calls with Implementation Project Managers and be responsible for deploying customer infrastructure. This position has a set schedule, but will help to ensure coverage for day and night shifts as required for customer.

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Job Requirements

Network Engineer – CONTRACT – GRAPEVINE, TX

Network Engineer Skills & Requirements:

• 7+ years of hands-on experience with Cisco routers, switches, and firewalls 
• Intermediate level understanding and experience with routing and switching technologies. 
• Intermediate level understanding and experience with 802.1q, STP, RSTP, MSTP, VLAN, MPLS 
• Intermediate level knowledge of firewall management, preferably with Cisco PIX/ASA firewalls and/or Citrix NetScaler Load Balancers. 
• Intermediate level knowledge of optical platforms and protocols. 
• Intermediate level understanding and experience with IPSEC VPN(s) tunnels. 
• Intermediate level TCP/IP packet analysis, using Wireshark or raw packet captures using tcpdump. 
• Excellent problem solving skills. 
• Strong understanding of troubleshooting techniques. 
• Exhibits mature organization and time management skills. 
• Excellent documentation, communication and interpersonal skills. 
• Intermediate level knowledge and exposure to firewall and (or) load balancer technologies. 
• Experience with high availability environment with 99.99% SLA 
• Accomplishes task with minimal supervision. 

 Preferred Knowledge, Skills & Experience:
• Experience with routing protocols, specifically BGP, OSPF and EIGRP 
• Experience with Cisco’s Private VLAN technology. 
• Hands-on experience (3+ years) with Citrix Load Balancers

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    • • Medical
    • • Dental
    • • Vision
    • • 401K
    • • Life Insurance ($20,000 benefit)
    • • ATOP - Accrued Time Off Program
    • • Consultant Lunches and Outings
    • • Consultant Web-Site
    • • Name Plates
    • • Care packages/Survival packs
    • • Dedicated Consulting Services Representative

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    Network Engineer – CONTRACT – GRAPEVINE, TX

    Job Snapshot

    Base Pay $45.00 - $50.00 /Hour
    Employment Type Contractor
    Job Type Information Technology
    Education Not Specified
    Experience Not Specified
    Manages Others Not Specified
    Industry Computer Software, Computer Hardware
    Required Travel Not Specified
    Job ID 44667
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