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Network Security Engineer

  • Job type: Job Type: Contract
  • Job reference: : Job Reference: SO_86195HNF
  • Location: Location: USA, Texas, Houston
  • Sector: Sector: Technology, Cloud, Hosting & Infrastructure, Power
  • Salary: Salary: Negotiable
  • Date posted: Date Posted: 15/08/2016
Title: Network Engineer
Employment Type: Full-Time
Remote work possible: Yes
Compensation: DOE

Job Description

Responsible for Cisco switch configurations, spanning-tree and 802.1q trunking, and routing configurations. A strong knowledge of EIGRP and BGP peering relationship on MPLS/MetroEthernet traffic flows to troubleshoot network issue is a must.
Familiar with Cisco ASA configurations. Cisco Call Manager experience is a plus.
Maintains an activity log of problems, analyzes data, and makes recommendations for action.
Provides data center and campus building infrastructure design and operational support, troubleshooting and configuring, as well as fiber channel over Ethernet (FCoE) within a LAN/WAN infrastructure.
Maintains VMware/Hyper-V virtualization and View solutions on EMC storages environment
Develop and maintain backup strategies.
Analyze and resolve network hardware and software problems by performing diagnostic testing to determine source of problem and make necessary repairs. Maintain professional communication with supervisor when significant problems and errors in the system occur.
Develops and maintains wireless architecture, configure and deploy access points, troubleshoot access point interference, management of the wireless controller.
Prepares documentation of network configuration, asset management, applications, design, and assumes responsibility for performing timely and effective user support services.
Assists users in resolving problems using all available technology. Provide phone, e-mail, and other application support to end users.
Installs and configures network hardware and software.
Experience with 2008/2012 Active Directory, DNS, DHCP, Exchange, SQL, Routing patching, Anti-Virus and other application solutions on Windows environment.
Diagnoses system problems and provides creative and workable technical solution.
Monitors system health and performance to improve system stabilities.
Performs other duties as assigned.


Bachelors Degree in Information Systems or Certified Network Engineer certification preferred.
3+ years experience in multiple LAN environments as a Network Engineer or Administrator.
Must have documentable knowledge of local and wide area networks; computer software and hardware; knowledge of data communications, network planning and analysis; and vendor evaluations. Any technical certifications and/or technical training in personal computer hardware and/or software, servers, local and wide area networks, and/or communications highly desirable.
Must possess strong analytical skills and effective interpersonal and communication skills to interact with a wide range of users having different levels of computer expertise. Ability to design workable solutions to problems in a timely manner.
Effective interpersonal skills.
Demonstrates capacity for organization, prioritization and management in a dynamic environment.
Establishes rapport with users and promotes independent computing.

For more information about this role please contact our Houston office