Sr. Network Engineer 9/6/2016

Informatic Technologies Parsippany, NJ

Company
Informatic Technologies
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
29572206
AJE Ref #
576104772
Location
Parsippany, NJ
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES & ACCOUNTABILITIES

Ability to design solutions that adhere to Architecture standards

Excellent design and project management skills across many disciplines

Identify and document formal project scope, purpose, project boundaries, and end result desired

Support the on-call business process for off-hours (tier 3 support)

Strong documentation and reporting skills

Strong understanding for the need of process and standardization

Strong understanding of the business needs and priorities

Strong focus on future strategy and technology.

The ability to make the final decision.

Able to influence decision and negotiate with suppliers at a high level

Provide level 3 support to the Network Operations team

Strong security knowledge covering Firewalls, Policy, IDS/IPS, VPN Solutions, and Security practices. Strong product knowledge is essential

Strong routing knowledge and design experience including EIGRP, IS-IS, BGP

Strong Voice knowledge on traditional and new technologies (VoIP)

Excellent knowledge of Cisco hardware and configuration including IOS and CatOS. Knowledge of other vendors is an advantage.

Strong Process oriented attitude

Understanding of Windows and UNIX platforms

Willingness to work weekends and extended hours

Strong team oriented attitude

Willingness to support the on-call business process for off-hours

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

Bachelor's Degree from a four year college or university in Management Information Systems, Computer Science or equivalent technical training and experience

8-12 years of focused experience in a NetworkEngineering/Network Operations role preferably in the Financial Services industry

Comprehensive experience in troubleshooting complex network issues to determine root cause and ability to handle escalated issues that the Network Operations personnel are unable to resolve

Detailed knowledge of network design concepts and best practices

Detailed knowledge of the following technologies, protocols and tools advantageous

o Network design experience ideally incorporating Cisco, F5, Arista, HP technologies/platforms and common protocols

o Routing Protocols and ability to resolve routing issues (OSPF, ISIS, EIGRP, BGP), LAN/WAN/MAN technologies

o Securitytechnologies (IDS/IPS, Checkpoint Firewalls, Blue Coat Proxies, VPN, NAC)

o Virtualization technologies, Public Cloud providers (e.g. Amazon AWS)

COMMON OPERATING SYSTEMS (LINUX/UNIX/MICROSOFT)

Strong working knowledge of network and securityarchitecture and operations functions, tools and processes

Strong verbal and written communication skills are essential

Ability to establish and maintain effective relationships with all levels of personnel both internally and externally

Ability to prioritize and handle multiple tasks simultaneously working with minimal supervision

Proven analytical, reasoning and organizational skills

Strong team oriented attitude

Strong documentation and reporting skills

Strong understanding for the need of process and standardization

* Excellent design and project management skills across many disciplines
* Strong routing knowledge and design experience including EIGRP, IS-IS, BGP
* Excellent knowledge of Cisco hardware and configuration including IOS and CatOS
* Ability to establish and maintain effective relationships with all levels of personnel both internally and externally