Network Engineer - WAN

  • location: Dallas, TX (remote)
  • type: Contract
  • salary: $49 - $51 per hour

job description

Network Engineer - WAN

job summary:
Will be responsible for the infrastructure design and implementation functions, and support for all business units and partners with regards to Networking and Telephony. In this role, you will manage networks within a MPLS L3VPN/L2VPN routed environment, focus on developing best practices IT standards, process compliance, deliver on requested projects, as well as audit compliance.

 
location: Dallas, Texas
job type: Contract
salary: $49 - 51 per hour
work hours: 8am to 5pm
education: Bachelors
 
responsibilities:
Must have designed, implemented, or operated in an MPLS L3VPN/L2VPN backbone or (SP) service provider routed environment

Experience administrating multiple routers in a data center or ISP (preferably multiple POPs on the same ASN)

Must have worked inside a multi-tenant datacenter infrastructure separated with VRFs

**(Seasoned routing experience, BGP, OSPF, MPLS, VRF, DMVPN, some wireless)**

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Bachelor's Degree

Must have designed, implemented, or operated in an MPLS L3VPN/L2VPN backbone or (SP) service provider routed environment

Experience administrating multiple routers in a data center or ISP (preferably multiple POPs on the same ASN)

Must have worked inside a multi-tenant datacenter infrastructure separated with VRFs

Comprehensive experience with practical Internet routing using BGP (eBGP, iBGP) and OSPF

In depth experience in circuit design, carrier collaboration, and establishment of dynamic routing with upstream carriers

Possess competency interacting with EIGRP, OSPF, BGP, route-reflectors, MPLS, L3VPN, L2VPN, (TE) traffic engineering tunnels, IPSEC, DMVPN

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

Experience managing the modernization of aging network architecture and ensure build-out of new systems will scale through massive transformation and integrations.

Experience in deployment of multi-tenant environments and networks.

Ability to design, plan, deploy, monitor and maintain a multi-tenant and dedicated network environments

Ability to design Managed Networks with High Availability and Resiliency

5 Years Supporting routed/routing protocols: BGP, OSPF, MPLS, VRF, VPNs

Help maintain documentation in network design and deployment

Resolve complex/level II network support issues

Experience with Python and ansible

Knowledge of Enterprise Level Wireless Controllers, ISE, and 802.1X

Prior or current relevant certifications, CCNP / CCDP

Demonstrate methodical troubleshooting skills

In-Depth network engineering and troubleshooting skills

In-Depth knowledge of routed/routing protocols: BGP, OSPF, MPLS, VRF, VPNs

Proficient in network packet captures and application analysis with Wireshark, Observer, etc.

Good working knowledge of ITIL/ITSM Service Management

Logical thinking skills, with the ability to adapt as new information becomes available

Ability to effectively handle multiple high priority projects at the same time

Experience configuring and managing complex multiple routing protocols and redistribution mechanisms.

Comprehensive experience with Life Cycle Management in Enterprise Environments.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

Responsible for overall design, planning, deployment, monitoring and maintenance of a multi-tenant and dedicated network environments

Provides phone support to employees or customers relative to networking technology and participates in a Level 3 on-call rotation

Analyzes network topologies to determine potential issues and makes suggestions for recommended changes.

Assists and mentors less experienced peers. Acts as a team lead.

Serves in an advisory capacity for technical decisions.

 
qualifications:
  • Experience level: Experienced
  • Minimum 5 years of experience
  • Education: Bachelors
 
skills:
  • Network
  • WAN

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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