Network Architect 8/26/2016

KCS Little Rock, AR

Company
KCS
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
29312683
AJE Ref #
575988584
Location
Little Rock, AR
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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TITLE: SR NETWORK DEVELOPER

LOCATION: LITTLE ROCK, AR

Senior NetworkArchitect/Developer is responsible for developing new and evaluating existing networksystems and standards.

Years of Relevant Experience: 10 plus

Preferred Education: 4 year college degree or equivalent technical study or advanced degree

ROLE DESCRIPTION:

Work with developers, system/network administrators, and other colleagues to ensure secure design, development, and implementation of applications and networks

Perform security design/architecture reviews and code reviews of large applications, systems and networks Provide remediation guidance and recommendations to programmers and administrators

Define security best practices and standards

Focused on the end-to-end creation to management of IT networkarchitecture models and their lower level components.

Ensure that the respective business, application, data and technology perspectives are in line with the organization's technology and governance strategies, policies and standards.

AS WELL AS THE FOLLOWING:

Understands government business process and operations

Ability to transition business processes into business and technical requirements

Project Management experience

Reviews, analyzes, and evaluates business systems and user needs

Works well with IT and functional areas

Designs architecture for an organization on an enterprise level

Evaluates and revises business processes

Leads and directs the work of others

Anticipates and resolves issues

Sets deadlines, assigns responsibilities, and monitors progress

Proficient in one or more project management tools

Ensures that all project goals are accomplished according to specifications and business objectives

Determine time estimates and schedule for own work and resolve issues in a timely manner

Identify and track issues, risks and action items

Anticipate, identify, track and resolve issues and risks affecting own work and work of the project team. Develop contingency plans as necessary.

Consistently provides accurate and detailed estimates

May analyze or recommend commercially available software or other IT architectural components

Execution of all responsibilities with little direct supervision

Proficient in one IT architectural discipline

Proficient in developing and providing high-level executive briefings.

Mentor and coach peers

Provide knowledge transfer to peers

SKILLS REQUIRED

Enterprise Level IT Network Development/Design/Upgrade/Maintenance

TCP/IP, ACLs, ZBFW, DMVPN, MPLS, VoIP, QoS, SNMP, VPC, and VSS

Cisco IOS/NX-OS configuration and troubleshooting across multiple platforms including routers and switches

VoIP and Cisco Unified Communications

LAN Switching, including VLANs, VLAN trunking, port channels, port security, HSRP, and Spanning Tree

Designing and administrating WAN acceleration and load balancing technologies

Network routing protocol troubleshooting skills (EIGRP, BGP), switching technologies, firewall technologies, WAN, LAN, and Wi-Fi

Software Defined Networking (SDN) and Network Function Virtualization (NFV)

Security/Firewall Installation

Certifications