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  • Job reference: RMS0183645

IT Network Engineer V

  • Sector: Engineering
  • Location: Houston, Texas
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 15/08/2017
  • Duration: 12 months
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The Role:
Preferred Skill Set:

Additional skills:
* In depth knowledge of VPN technologies
* Experience working with carrier class MPLS services
* Experience working with private MPLS
* Experience in the implementation of Internet Peering
* Experience implementing a variety of Layer 2 and Layer 3 carrier based Ethernet services
* Ability to design and implement complex IP schemas for both IPV4 and IPV6
* Be able to communicate specifications and requirements to stakeholders
* Must be able to work and collaborate with multiple work groups
* Ability to provided top class technical documentation
* Experience with BMC's Remedy IT Service Management Suite
* Have the ability to trouble shoot extremely complex network problems
* Excellent interpersonal skills

Network proficiency in majority of the following equipment types:
* Cisco routing and switching platforms
* WAN acceleration (Riverbed SteelHead)
* Juniper MX platforms
* Cisco Nexus

- Works with teams to provide advanced design, architecture and diagnostic support.
- Responsible for the design, configuration, development, integration, implementation of network solutions.
- Combines a good understanding of IT with a considerable knowledge of industry, business function, or service offering in the engagement.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
This is a very collaborative, team-oriented environment, working with 16 other high level engineers.
Candidate must possess the following skills:

* Data Center Experience
* Large Enterprise Level Experience
* A thorough understanding of routing protocols specifically BGP, ISIS, OSPF and EIGRP.
* In depth knowledge of IP networks based on multi-vendor environments is required including Cisco (routing and switching platforms + NEXUS), Juniper (MX platform), Big Switch and others.
* Communication and collaboration
* CCNP or equivalent experience

About Fircroft:
Fircroft has been placing people in specialist technical industries for approaching half a century, focusing on mid to senior level engineers for contract and permanent roles worldwide. By applying for this job you give consent for Fircroft to contact you, via email & telephone, to discuss your application along with future positions and Fircroft's services.

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