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Network Engineer/Admin

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Job Description

Network Engineer III

Job Description

Local candidates only with Local DL copy

Summary:
Our client is looking for a network engineer to be responsible for designing, implementing, and maintaining the company's network infrastructure. The main projects the engineer will work on are Cisco software upgrades and brown-field equipment replacements. This role could also require the contractor to be on-call two to three weeks per year. This role is required to work onsite full time at the Tech Center. Once they get ramped up, they will provide support to the Owings Mills campus as well.

Key Responsibilities:
• Design and implement network infrastructure to ensure connectivity and stability of the company's network
• Analyze security vulnerabilities and recommend solutions to protect the network against potential threats
• Configure and maintain Cisco ISO devices, including routers, switches, and firewalls
• Work with Nexus switches and related technologies such as Virtual Port Channels (VPC) and Fabric Path
• Configure and troubleshoot routing protocols such as BGP, OSPF, and EIGRP
• Work with switching technologies including VLANs, STP, EtherChannels, and Layer 2 and 3 switching

Qualifications:
• Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field
• 3+ years of experience in network engineering
• Experience with network cabling infrastructure design and installation
• Strong knowledge of network security vulnerabilities and solutions
• Experience with Cisco ISO devices, including routers, switches, and firewalls
• Experience with Nexus switches and related technologies such as VPC and Fabric Path
• Knowledge of routing protocols such as BGP, OSPF, and EIGRP
• Experience with switching technologies including VLANs, STP, EtherChannels, and Layer 2 and 3 switching
• Network engineers typically have a Cisco CCNA and/or CCNP Certification