Sr. Network Engineer
Seattle , Washington
November 20, 2017
We are looking for a talented Senior Network Engineer who will be responsible for buidling, maintaining, supporting and evaluating networks for this company. In this role, you will be directly responsible for this company's globally distributed networks, in concert with our systems administrators.

The ideal candidate will enjoy a progressive and sometimes unconventional network engineering team. The team solves business problems in a reliable and scalable way, automating as much as they can along the way. The candidate will enjoy this small collaborative team but also work individually on business or operations projects, seeing them through to completion. The candidate will be expected to impart technical recommendations where needed and be expected to contribute to the team's overall technical competency.

*Contributes to short- and long-term planning to meet network requirements
*Facilitates efforts to establish and review network architecture, standards, and best practices for network design and implementation
*Analyzes and provides solutions for capacity issues
*Executes regularly planned maintenance and testing activities. Ensures network infrastructure is fully compliant with security guidelines.
*Develops and executes infrastructure automation tasks via Ansible, Python and other frameworks as needed
*Stays current on network and security technology by participating in educational opportunities and reading professional publications
*Monitors network usage, anticipate problems and suggest solutions
*Identifies issues with network management tools
*Analyzes network activity and network problems to discover and prevent systematic errors
*Reports network operational status by gathering and prioritizing data
*Provides Tier III escalation support of network service incidents to diagnose problems and resolve time-critical issues
*Take part in 24-7 on call rotation
*Gather data to support root cause investigation of outages
*Documents architectures, processes, as-built, projects, standards, and root cause analyses both in text and diagram form
*Contributes to the formulation and implementation of installation standards and procedures
*Evaluates services provided by vendors and recommends changes
*Manages projects under supervision

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 regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any 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 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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