Network Engineer
Location:
Seattle , Washington
Posted:
November 03, 2016
Reference:
5812784
Our customer is looking for Network Engineers to help deploy, migrate and automate one of the world's largest networks.

Day to day responsibilities:

Be responsible for deploying network infrastructure and Internet connectivity across our enterprise

Be responsible for scaling and activating Internet connectivity to external networks.

Deploy, scale and automate the network across multiple global Data Centers. This includes existing footprints.

Drive scaling of current network designs to meet the demand of our customers.

Create simple, repetitive deployment processes that increase both velocity and quality.

Work closely with our internal customers on designs/solutions; bringing those designs/solutions from concept to production.

Create and update our network standards and ensure that the network is deployed to these standards.

Create and implement changes on the network.

Work closely with our automation teams in defining the tools that allow us to scale at unprecedented volume.

Perform capacity planning activities to ensure we scale our network ahead of customer demand.

A linux understanding is important too since that is the operating environment in which our client operates within.

This role is going to be going from core to distribution within the Cisco to Juniper networks. The engineers are going to be deconnecting to the new layer of distribution which is going to be done in Juniper. This role is going to entail primarily layer 1 (physical) of the OSI model. Interfacing with the configurations of the network, CLI, R/S upgrades are going to be daily tasks to be completed. Hardware troubleshooting, direct connections for VPN, OSPF, BGP, Standard TCP procedures, router/switch troubleshooting.

About TEKsystems:

Join TEKsystems®, a leading IT staffing, IT talent management and IT services firm, and get your career on the fast track. We have more than 100 offices worldwide, and we partner with over 6,000 clients and place over 80,000 consultants per year. At TEKsystems, we seek to understand our consultants' skills, goals and interests, allowing us to present targeted job opportunities on a contract, contract-to-hire or direct placement basis. TEKsystems' leadership in the market stems from our sincere and personal commitment to driving the success of our customers, consultants and each other.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regard to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.

If you would like to request a reasonable accommodation, such as the modification or adjustment of the job application process or interviewing process due to a disability, please call 888 472-3411 or email accommodation@teksystems.com for other accommodation options.
A little about us:
TEKsystems provides corporations with IT staffing, talent management expertise and IT services, enabling them to meet their business objective.

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