Network Engineer

Company: TEKsystems, Inc ( Learn More )

General Information
US-MD-Beltsville
$45.00 - $55.00 /Hour
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Full-Time
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Job Description

The client is looking for a Network Engineer to come in and support and maintain hardware in the environment. They are a full Cisco shop. This is a small IT team of 10 people, there for this person would not only have Cisco/Security responsibilities. This person is going to be helping with various different tasks - such as VOIP planning, Scope new switches, assisting w/ support, working with vendors, etc. This is a 24x7 operation.

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The Network Administrator/Engineer will maintain and manage the networks for three facilities operating 24/7. In this role, the candidate will be responsible for:

* Monitoring and maintaining network switches and routers from Cisco and HP
* Monitoring and maintaining security appliances from Check Point and Cisco
* Monitoring and maintaining application load balancers
* Monitoring and projecting Internet circuit bandwidth utilization for all facilities
* Administration and monitoring of VPN tunnels and remote access
* Administration and monitoring of Wi-Fi access
* Administration and monitoring of FTP servers
* Maintaining network cabling (cooper and fiber)
* Administration of domain name registry, DNS Hosting and Digital Certificates
* Administration of network hardware and software maintenance/support contracts

Job Qualifications

* Experienced with/knowledgeable of best enterprise network/cyber security practices
* Possess strong analytical/troubleshooting skills, ability to diagnose and solve problems quickly
* Possess strong communication skills (will need to communicate with customers, vendors, IT team members, other facilities)
* Possess strong organizational skills, documentation skills and ability to follow procedures

Required Skills/Experience
* TCP/IP IPv4/IPv6, BGP, VLAN, iSCSI, VoIP, SNMP, SFTP, SSH, WPA2, SSL/TLS
* Microsoft Windows, VMware, Linux
* Microsoft Office Suite (Outlook, Word, Excel, Visio)

1 - Experience troubleshooting, configuring and maintaining Cisco routers/Switches - (Nexus is a plus - they are moving to Nexus switches)
2 - Firewall Experience - Troubleshoot, configure, install, maintain) - They use Checkpoint, and ASA.
3. Understand Load balances - (Brocade, Barracuda)
4. Strong Documentation Skills




About TEKsystems:

Join TEKsystems®, a leading IT staffing, IT talent management and IT services firm, and get your career on the fast track. We have more than 100 offices worldwide, and we partner with over 6,000 clients and place over 80,000 consultants per year. At TEKsystems, we seek to understand our consultants' skills, goals and interests, allowing us to present targeted job opportunities on a contract, contract-to-hire or direct placement basis. TEKsystems' leadership in the market stems from our sincere and personal commitment to driving the success of our customers, consultants and each other.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.If you would like to request a reasonable accommodation, such as the modification or adjustment of the job application process or interviewing process due to a disability, please call 888 472-3411 or email accommodation@teksystems .com for other accommodation options.
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