Senior Network Engineer (Phoenix AZ) On-site

Senior Network Engineer (Phoenix AZ) On-site


Job Description

Senior Network Engineer (Phoenix, AZ United States) Onsite
• Implements network environments, devices, configurations, and topology;
• Performs monitoring, maintenance, support, and optimization of all network devices and software;
• Creates and maintains comprehensive network documentation;
• Assists with monitoring, analyzing, and fine-tuning the intrusion detection system, firewall, VPN systems, and network logs to identify anomalies and/or potential threats and responds accordingly;
• Manages router and switch configurations, VLANs, VRFs, etc.;
• Manages firewalls and TACACS;
• Performs troubleshooting, performance tuning, and root cause analysis;
• Implements network hardening and other security solutions;
• Advises department in technical hardware/software matters as defined above;
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Knowledge of:
• Networking: switches, routers, firewalls, intrusion detection systems, LAN, WAN, TCP/IP, UDP, VoIP, QoS, EIGRP, BGP, OSPF, NHRP, ATM, PPP, MPLS;
• Network consolidation, and Layer 2 and 3 migrations;
• Network and system security principles for risk identification and analysis;
• Configuring and securing forward facing systems existing in a DMZ, along with associated hardware such as load balancers, reverse proxy devices, etc.;
• Rules and regulations related to information security and data confidentiality;

BA or BS degree in Computer Science, Information Security, or related field. Five+ years of progressive experience in the field of network engineering managing large scale environments. Current Cisco CCNP, CCNA, and/or CCDP/E certifications are strongly preferred. -- no candidates will be considered without this certification. Additional experience and certifications related to information security are desirable.

Location: Phoenix
Compensation: 90k+ per year or more depending on experience and if W2 or contract

Skills: troubleshooting, analysis, switches, routers, lan, voip, science, engineering