• Advantage Resourcing
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Sr. Network Engineer - Houston, TX

Job Description:

Exciting 10-24 month contract opportunity for a Network Engineer with our Fortune 500 Financial Services client. The ideal candidate will have a strong Cisco background since most of the network is Cisco-based. Prior experience working in a data center and a large enterprise environment. This position will be responsible for Nexus 5k and 7k doing IOS code upgrades. If you have strong troubleshooting skills within IOS code, changes, and Nexus 5k and 7k switches this job is for you!

  • Support network routers and switches within our client s network environment
  • Assist on mitigating risk for the enterprise by proactively addressing capacity problems or any network related issues
  • Participate and/or lead enterprise level projects from an engineering perspective
  • Responsible for creating/updating network designs, responsible for designing, implementing and testing and research and implement industry best practices
  • 7+ years network engineering experience
  • Large data center experience (IOS layer 2 & 3)
  • SME (Subject Matter Expert) level network engineering background to include vendor certifications
  • Multitask in fast paced environment
  • Enterprise level routing and switching experience
  • BGP / OSPF experience
  • Spanning tree and other layer 2 switching experience
  • Layer 3 routing experience (6500/4500 series)
  • Network configuration from design docs and subsequent network documentation experience
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment.
  • Must be able to come in and hit the ground running with very little to zero supervision
Preferred Skills:
  • CCNA or CCNP certification highly desired since most of the network is Cisco-based
  • Experience with designing large enterprise data center connectivity with security and segmentation controls
  • Excellent writing and verbal communication skills
  • Experience in writing technical documentation and network device configurations
  • Strong understanding/experience with the Cisco IOS-XR/XE and IOS product lines

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About Advantage Resourcing

At Advantage Resourcing, our primary objective is to perfectly align the best people with the appropriate jobs. These jobs may be temporary assignments or career positions. We place talented people in a wide variety of jobs working with our client companies in areas such as: engineering, IT, technical, manufacturing, skilled trades, distribution, call centers, clerical, accounting, finance and sales.

Our strength is being able to solve our clients workforce needs by matching people that have the right skills, knowledge and motivation to each opportunity. Advantage Resourcing can help you discover the personal and career success you desire.

The Company supports affirmative action and equal employment opportunity. The Company will provide equal employment in employment practices to all applicants for employment. Employment decisions shall be made without regard to any protected characteristic such as, but not limited to, race, color, religion, gender, age, disability, national origin, ancestry, citizen status, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, status in regard to public assistance, disabled veterans, recently separated veterans, Armed Forces service medal veterans and other protected veterans, genetic information and other legally protected classes. Furthermore, the Company is an E-Verify employer. Information provided on this application will not be used for any discriminatory purposes. The Company complies with all applicable federal, state and local non-discrimination laws and regulations. The Company will provide reasonable accommodations in the application or interviewing process. If you need a reasonable accommodation in the application or interviewing process, please contact us.

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Houston, TX
United States of America

Information Technology / IT - Systems

Job Type:
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Posted Date:1/29/2019


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