Sr. Network Engineer

Temp to Perm

Encore Technologies

Sr. Network Engineer Columbus, OH

Encore Technologies is seeking a Sr. Network Engineer. Must be a subject matter expert with the network engineering skills to function independently and lead a team of engineers.

Responsibilities:

• Install, monitor, maintain, support, and optimize all network hardware, software, and communication links

Architect enterprise network solutions

• Respond to and resolve any network-related issues in a timely manner

• Mentor personnel and ensure all maintenance and support are being performed adequately by all engineers and analysts

• Report all status and health of the network to the manager on a regular basis

• Install, configure, and operate any new or existing network infrastructure device(s) and support software across the enterprise including all LANs, WANs, wireless networks, data centers, servers, routers, switches, etc.

• Ensure proper network connectivity of all sites, servers, workstations, telecommunications equipment, and other network appliances

• Troubleshoot network-related problem areas and issues as needed to resolve operational issues and restore/optimize services

Qualifications:

• 10 – 12 years of experience in a multi-site network environment

• Exhibit leadership qualities

• Ability to architect repeatable, reliable, and scalable network architectures with fault tolerance, performance tuning, monitoring systems, statistics/metrics collection, and disaster recovery

• Experience with implementation of Cisco routers and switches, VPN connections, Cisco ASA firewalls, Cisco wireless, and load balancing (including the ability to set up, configure, upgrade, manage, and troubleshoot)

• Expert-level knowledge of transport protocols, routing protocols, and security/authentication protocols at all layers of the OSI model with emphasis on TCP/IP are essential

• Must have knowledge of networking features and protocols such as spanning tree, ARP, CDP, EIGRP, OSPF, BGP, VTP, EtherChannel, trunking, MLS, HSRP, GLBP, VSS/VSL, QoS, Multicast, 802.11a/b/g/n/ac, IPsec, RADIUS/TACACS+, SNMP, current WAN/MAN telecommunications technologies and web caching services (proxy server)

• Additional experience in areas such as VoIP desired

• CCNA, CCNP, and/or CCIE certifications desired

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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