Network Engineer - 2065

 

MSI is seeking an experience Network Engineer to support one of our top clients. This candidate should have experience with a variety of networking technologies as well as, a minimum certification of CCNP or higher.


Project and Operational Support duties:

  • Work on and lead multiple work streams related to network upgrade projects.
  • Complete the technical assessment and design for the project tasks and then be able to give specific direction to the outsourcing partner to implement the changes.
  • Document and assign tasks within the Network team’s work streams.
  • Provide follow support for any portion of the IP Network, as needed, after project migrations.
  • Collaborate across the Telecom, Security, Midrange, Data Center and Application teams to deliver a network upgrade on schedule and with high quality.
  • Provide design and support for the Firewall and Intrusion Detection device changes on the network.
  • Collaborate on the designing and implementation of IP voice and data networks.
  • Mentor other staff members during the project and migration of services.
  • Exercise Innovation during all stages of the project life cycle from design through implementation.
  • Responsible for delivery of excellence in products, process, and infrastructure management.
  • Accountable for following and executing Change Management processes and other operational processes.
  • Provide follow up support after project migrations.

     

    Strategy & Innovation duties:

  • Identify, and lead the Network project work streams in a manner that will enhance the infrastructure.
  • Identify and suggest areas for improvement related to the implementation of the technology and coordination of the work effort.
  • Help plan and deliver a methodology to ensure a smooth project execution with complete documentation.
  • Have working knowledge of latest developments in network technology, including new products and services.

Requirements and Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree in an Information Technology field or equivalent work experience.
  • Demonstrated and successful leadership skills within a large project initiative.
  • Minimum certification of CCNP or higher.
  • Experience with Cisco routers, VOIP, Firewalls, Network Management Systems and Wireless infrastructure technologies.
  • Experience designing and/or managing a corporate firewall and Network Security Environment.
  • Extensive experience working with multiple vendors in an outsourced environment is mandatory.
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Successful candidate will have expert experience in IP networking, utilizing Cisco hardware; and all types of IP routing utilizing routing protocols such as OSPF and BGP.
  • Successful experience working in rapid changing environments.
  • Experience delivering solutions in a multi-vendor, multi-platform environment.
  • Excellent verbal communication and written skills with the ability to clearly document and communicate plans, designs and project direction to peers and other departments.Also possess a strong ability to communicate effectively with management.
  • Ability to work on multiple items simultaneously while meeting deadlines.
  • Excellent time management, problem solving and decision making skills.
  • Ability to adapt and support organizational change.

 

MSI is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, or national origin.