Sr. Network Wireless Engineer
Randstad Technologies is looking for a talented Wireless Network Engineer to support a federal client in Arlington, VA.
location: Arlington, Virginia
job type: Contract
salary: $70 - 90 per hour
work hours: 9am to 5pm
education: No Degree Required
This position is for a Senior Network System Engineer to support a global network. This position is for a Tier 4 support engineer to provide support for a Tier 2 Network Operations Center (NOC), and Tier 3 Network support team, and overall network ownership of network devices in over 90 locations across the globe.
The candidate should have very strong architectural skills, and be very knowledgeable of Cisco DMVPN technologies, and Xirrus wireless arrays. This position will also entail innovation and roadmap direction of improvements in processes, equipment, and configurations. The candidate will work closely with the security group, server teams, and various other groups within the agency.
The candidate will be responsible for escalation support (diagnosis, troubleshooting & resolution), Root Cause Determination (RCA) leadership, network documentation, assessments, and generation and analysis of monthly reports. Occasional overtime may be required from the candidate, and weekly on-call participation is required.
The global network is comprised primarily of Cisco components, and requires a highly skilled individual in routing, switching, load balancers, Trusted Internet connections and big picture network analysis. This position is located in the Washington Metro area and will require occasional travel to local sites. Candidate must be a self-starter, detail oriented, and be able to drive projects to completion.
skills: Required skills/Level of Experience:
Network Routing - 8+ years
Network Switching - 8+ years
Dynamic routing protocols -5+ years
Team leadership - 2+ years
Trusted Internet Connections (TIC) - 2+ years
CCIE Experience - 7+ years
Nice to have skills:
Enterprise Wireless - 5+ years
Cisco WAN DMVPN - 3+ years
Cisco devices - 7+ years
Presentation skills - 2+ years
Must have an active Secret clearance.
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