Senior Network Engineer
Do you love technology and enjoy working in a dynamic work environment? Our client is a 30-year-old firm based in Houston, Texas, is experiencing continued growth. They are a "Top graded " company looking only for the best candidates at each level. Committed to integrity and excellence in customer service. Seeking candidates with a college degree, current Cisco/Fortinet certifications, 5+ years of experience, motivation, and the ability to learn and grow your skills.
Ideal candidates have consulting experience and enjoy working in multiple client settings and in a fast-paced, high- pressure environment. Our Senior Network Engineer position requires someone who has technical and business savvy as well as the ability to work with both highly technical people and the technically challenged. Our top-notch team fosters an atmosphere where even the most seasoned experts can learn and grow.
Knowledge, Skills, and/or Abilities Required:
Our senior network engineer will draw on all of their IT training and experiences! You will be responsible for all aspects of designing, planning, and implementing complex network infrastructure projects. This will include local area network design, WAN design and implementation, VPN projects, wireless site survey and wireless network implementations.
It will also help if you have experience with Cisco/Ubiquiti wireless devices and controllers, Cisco routers, , Fortinet/Sophos/Sonicwall Firewalls, Storage Area Networks (SANs), Switches, MPLS, and Fiber Optic networking. Also helpful is being familiar with the principles of Client planning, utilization and scheduling, supervisory skills, and the principles of business management.
In addition, we’ll expect you to have general knowledge of all current Microsoft Operating Systems, TCP/IP, routing, networking hardware, PC hardware, servers, network design, network administration, the principles of project management, and the principles of customer service.
We need an engineer who knows their way around all of the most common and popular networking technologies, as well as some of the ones that have been around for a while. We want someone who has cut their networking teeth for at least 5 years in the industry trenches, having developed strong technical aptitudes. You must be a powerful communicator who works well under pressure.
Experience is required with Fortinet Virtual Appliances (Fortigate, Fortimanager, Fortianalyzer) in a multitenant environment with several VDOMs and security policies in place. We expect that candidates be versed in both the graphical and command line interface and capable of managing complex routing in multitenant environments. At a minimum, you should have a current Cisco CCNP certification or Fortinet NSE-5 certification.
If you match these criteria and are interested in a challenging and rewarding position where you can grow your knowledge and help build strong technical solutions, please submit your resume. All resumes will be considered strictly confidential and will only be viewed by top management employees. If you are not sure that this position is a fit for you, but would like to hear more about the opportunity, please do not hesitate to submit an application with confidence that your inquiry will remain confidential.
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