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Network Engineer

 
Job Tracking ID:  85347-283722
Location:   San Diego, CA
Job Type:  Full-Time/Regular
Date Updated:  April 01, 2019
 
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Job Description:

 

GENERAL JOB SUMMARY:

The Transport Group is looking for a mid-level Network Engineer to design, integrate and maintain our growing Enterprise Infrastructure, too include ancillary appliances (NAC, Call Manager, Firewalls).  You will be part of a team that is responsible for designing and developing scalable, maintainable, and highly available network architectures that meet security requirements, business objectives and SLAs. 

 

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

  • Must have an intermediate to advanced level understanding of TCP/IP protocol suite and OSI model, network security (think firewalls, device hardening, NAT/PAT and VPN), IP routing (static, PBR, BGP, OSPF, RIP), switching (channeling, trunking, virtualization, stacking, QoS, spanning-tree), CIDR and IP addressing. 
  • Design, integrate and maintain various networks such as data center and campus LAN, remote office connectivity via WAN, and security appliances scattered across the Enterprise in accordance with specified requirements.
  • Prepare and maintain documentation (network diagrams/topologies) and drawings to assist in communicating current operational status of networks as well as for change management.
  • Perform configuration changes of various infrastructure equipment such as routers, switches, security appliances, VPN, etc. across the Enterprise.
  • Hands-on experience with monitoring, network diagnostic and analytic tools. 

Other Job Functions

  • Other duties that may be assigned by management.
  • Ability to participate in a monthly on-call rotation.
  • Ability to alter your work schedule to meet business needs (I. e. weekly change window, and/or periodic weekends to accommodate Enterprise work).
  • Ability to travel (less than 10%) domestically and perhaps internationally.
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds.
Experience and Skills:

 

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

  • BS degree related to IT/Networking
  • In lieu of a degree, three – five years related experience
  • Current/active industry related certification, like CCDP, CCNP or CCSP
  • Familiarity with Microsoft and UNIX operating systems

 

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED:   

Ability to interact effectively with peers and supervisors

Ability to liaise with vendors and other IT personnel for problem resolution

Ability to provide Level-2 and/or 3 support and troubleshooting to resolve issues

Strong networking technical skills in the following areas:

  • Routing Protocols: RIP, OSPF, BGP
  • Switching: IEEE 802.1q, 802.1d, 802.1s, 802.1w, QoS, 802.3ad, stacking, chassis virtualization
  • Cisco IOS, IOS-XE, NX-OS for routers and layer2/3 switches
  • Cisco ASA v8.0 and higher
  • Cisco Aironet 16XX/26XX/37XX/38XX  
  • Hands-on experience with IPSEC, GRE, HSRP, IEEE 802.1q, 802.1d, 802.1s, 802.1w, 802.3u, 802.3z, 802.3ab, 802.3af, 802.3ak, 802.3ae, 802.11b/g/n

 

 


Additional Information:
 
Job Level:   Mid Career (2+ years)
Number of Openings:   1
Years of Experience:  
Level of Education:   High School/GED
Salary:  
Starting Date :   April 8, 2019