Sr. Network Engineer


Encore Technologies

Sr. Network Engineer Cincinnati, OH

Encore Technologies is seeking a Sr. Network Engineer for a large enterprise arena.


• Build and deploy network switches, routers, firewalls, VPN’s, load balancers, SSL accelerators, and management tools

• Test and implement software upgrades for all network equipment with aid from the vendor or by reading and understanding release notes

• Analyze and monitor statistics relative to network capacity/performance and recommend changes to the configuration of the network

• Create high-level and detailed network diagrams using Microsoft Visio or other similar software

• Create network usage reports for upper management upon request using vendor-supplied and 3rd party tools

• Implement technology, network configurations, and network architecture, including hardware and software

• Coordinate activities in all phases of projects

• Coordinate and participate in the planning, installation, implementation, certification, operation and maintenance of hardware, software and control elements of the network

• Work across team boundaries with members of server administration, storage, security, telephony and application development to provide solutions for challenges involving the network infrastructure

• Assist with infrastructure designs

• Assess a situation and derive the proper plan of corrective action, quickly and decisively

• Provide on-call 24×7 support on a rotational basis

• Analyze network characteristics such as traffic, transmission speeds, packet sizes

• Determine causes of operating errors and implements solutions

• Develop and manage project plans

• Identify the appropriate resources needed to complete projects

• Communicate between internal and external parties on project-related issues and developments

• Work with cross-functional teams. Consult with the end-user community to develop requirements for system solutions


• 2 years of related experience

• Experience with Network technologies and platforms including network protocols and routing for LAN & WAN, SD-WAN, Cisco Nexus,9500,9300,3850 Switches, Cisco ASA, Cisco Wireless, Cisco ISE, VPN tunnels, Load Balancers

• Experience with controller-based wireless LAN technology and authentication using client cert.


• Experience analyzing, programming, designing, testing, and implementing computer-based systems in a large organization

• Direct experience on Nortel / Avaya enterprise switching equipment

• Cisco wireless experience and/or certification

• Knowledge of VMware and Server virtualization in a large enterprise environment


Connecting talented people to companies in need of their skills is at the very heart of what we do. As a full-service IT managed services organization, Encore Technologies is heavily invested in its Talent Solutions Practice.  The Encore Talent Solutions Team has been providing exceptional talent and value to clients ranging from mid-size companies to Fortune 50 organizations across a multitude of industries. Our team is unique in their understanding and commitment to helping others create better futures and helping companies compete, prosper, and grow. If you join Encore you can make great ideas happen for some of the world’s most dynamic companies!

Encore Technologies is a customer-centric provider of comprehensive IT solutions. We specialize in Data Center Infrastructure, Managed Services, Professional Services & Staffing, Cloud Computing, Cybersecurity, DevOps/Automation, and Apple hardware services. Visit our website to learn more about Encore Technologies and find out why Business Courier ranked us the 2019 Tech Company of the Year. Encore Technologies is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We respect and seek to empower each individual and support the diverse cultures, perspectives, skills and experiences within our workforce

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