CISCO Engineer

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Job Description

Role - Technical Lead Engineer (more of a managerial role)

Irvine, CA || Onsite (100%) || Must be local to the area

Skills -

• Demonstrated ability to oversee large projects 
• This candidate will oversee entire network expansion project. He will not need to be hands on but must have strong problem solving skills and be able to offer solutions to the management team and be an extension of the Director overseeing the project. 
Reason Open: New expansion project Team Info: This candidate will oversee the entire network expansion project and will work with both Hoag employees and contractors. 

Required Skills

  • Proficiency with the design, implementation, and configuration of Cisco networking technologies inclusive of data Center switching, access layer switching, and Access and Identity tools such as Cisco Client.
  • Current Enterprise Cisco Catalyst switches; Cisco ISR/Catalyst routers; Switching and routing protocols (BGP, OSPF, EIGRP, RIP); TCP/IP; DNS; VLANs; VPNs; QoS; VXLAN; Underlay and Overlay networks; IPSEC; RADIUS; two-factor and single sign-on authentication.
  • Extensive experience in initiating and leading consultative network projects & initiatives
  • Excellent consultative skills in addressing networking and security challenges.
  • Strong project management skills (scope, schedule, & cost)
  • Excellent written, presentation, whiteboarding, and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Receptive listening skills, with the ability to present ideas in a clear, concise fashion to technical and non-technical audiences.
  • Excellent situational leadership and timely decision-making skills
  • Ability to work effectively within all levels of an organization (internally & externally)
  • Ability to work both individually and in a team environment.
  • Must be results-driven with a strong sense of urgency.
  • Attention to detail and follow-up skills are critical.
  • Strong trusted advisor, coaching, & mentorship skills
  • Minimum 8+ years' experience in consulting services
  • Cisco (Nexus, Catalyst, Client, wireless)
  • AWS / Azure / Network & Security Knowledge


  • Bachelor's, Technical degree, or related work experience (Network Engineering / Computer Science)
  • Minimum 8-10 years of technical experience with increasing responsibility
  • Minimum 5 years of experience consulting, designing, implementing, and integrating Cisco Networking technologies.
  • Preferred Certifications:
  • Cisco - CCNP or CCIE