Data Network Engineer



Posted Under: Providence, Rhode Island jobs in IT / Software / Systems; IT / Software / Systems jobs in zipcode 2901
Posted On: 2017-05-19 15:00:00

Mastech is a growing company dedicated to innovation and teamwork. We are currently seeking a Data Network Engineer for our client in the IT Services domain. We value our professionals, providing comprehensive benefits, exciting challenges, and the opportunity for growth. This is a Contract position and the client is looking for someone to start immediately.

Duration: 6 Months Contract
Location: Providence, RI/ Zip Code: 02903
Compensation: Market Rate

Role: Data Network Engineer

Role Description: The Data Network Engineer would need to have at least 5+ years of experience.

Responsibilities:

- The Data Network engineer is responsible for providing expertise to networking infrastructure and associated project activities.
- The resource will provide troubleshooting and general specialist technical support.
- Installs, configures and ensures the reliability of network devices viz. routers/ switches/ firewalls/ load balancers while demonstrating strong technical analytical skills.
- Primary responsibilities include managing/performing advanced troubleshooting and complex routing tasks, providing expert knowledge in the technical field of network, driving recommendations and solutions in the area of design, development, testing and implementation of technology solutions; managing network escalations and providing expert recommendations.
- In addition, will participate and/or lead project teams as a technical resource to deliver solutions that follow best-practice standards.

Required Skills:

- Engineer will have a strong network background and will deliver top tier support to design technical solutions and anticipate potential problems, situations and risks and address effectively.
- Candidate will provide management and technical skills for recovery from critical network events, and will play a role in both the support and configuration of devices and services.
- This candidate will have expert level experience in the network field and will be physically on site 5 days a week, with likely some evening implementation.
- Minimum 7+ Years core network support experience.
- Candidate must have a strong understanding of Cisco routing and switching lines, ASA Firewalls, and F5 VPN and Load Balancers.
- One or more of the following certifications is required - CCIE, CCNP, CCSP, CISSP or equivalent.
- Expertise with QOS, BGP, AVPN and cellular wireless required.
- Experience and advanced insight with Nexus 2K/5K/7K.
- Experience with the following is desired: F5 Big IP LTM/GTM, Cisco ACS, F5 Firepass, Zenoss, Algosec, QRadar, Stealth Watch, Sourcefire, Palo Alto Firewalls, and Cisco ASA Firewalls.
- Considered SME in technology field and has expert knowledge of equipment, protocols, technologies, services, and monitoring tools.

Education: Bachelor's Degree
Experience: Minimum 5+ years
Relocation: No, this position will not cover relocation expenses
Travel: No
Local Preferred: Yes

Recruiter Name: Abhishek Malik
Recruiter Phone: 412-436-0333 (Ext: 2306)

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