WAN Engineer

Company: Kforce Technology ( Learn More )

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Job Description


Kforce is in search of a WAN Engineer in the Northern Suburbs of Waukegan, Illinois (IL).Summary:The responsibilities include solution design for our client's Global Wide Area and Border Network. This position will serve as the technical lead for projects involving complex planning for WAN sites including acquisition/divestiture activities as well as provide Level IV support for Implementation and Operations. The candidate will lead feasibility studies of new technologies, detailed design creation, and proposal preparation for WAN/Border related initiatives. Responsible for timely interaction with customers of the platform, peer technologists, and senior management.
Job Requirements


  • 5-7 years of WAN experience with multinational enterprises of 5000+ users
  • In depth knowledge of TCP/IP and expertise in routing protocols including OSPF and BGP
  • Experience with WAN acceleration technologies, CoS/QoS, and NetFlow based analytics
  • Prior experience engineering solutions at the network level for Acquisition/Separation activity
  • Experience with Network Infrastructure Virtualization
  • Experience in healthcare related industries a plus
Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.