Sr. Network Engineer
Bellevue, WA 98004
Sr. Network Engineer
18 month contract
No H1B candidates please
Extensive experience in designing, building and maintaining TCP/IP based enterprise networks is required including the following technology areas: LAN (Emphasis on Campus/Multi-site), WAN (MPLS, DMVPN, SDWAN), Edge (Internet, VPN).Experience design and supporting IP-based voice and video systems, including implementing QoS on both LAN and WAN infrastructure.
Familiarity with hosted collaboration services for VoIP systems and with SIP integration techniques across systems and carriers is a plus.
Expert level architect, vendor agnostic skillset required.
CCIE/JNCIE/HPE Master certifications with specialization in Routing / Switching are highly desired.
Previous experience in designing and implementing -Campus networks is required.
Candidate will assist the gathering, analysis and documenting of functional design requirements for the implementation of the network communications in support of company s new corporate campus, including local area networks, wide area networks, building management systems and other data communication systems.
The role will act as design/build lead within a team of engineers, each with individual areas of specialization.
The candidate will act as a technical interface with hardware vendors and internal and external stakeholders and make recommendations on network architecture.
Will drive key network strategy discussions by collaborating with the internal and external network teams and leadership on new designs and new technology solutions.
Participate in the test planning, change control, acceptance testing and production acceptance processes.
Coordination with the Operations Team in the development of operational procedures and policies.
May require work outside of normal business hours when required (scheduled maintenance, outage response, last minute urgent requests).
Provide weekly status reporting on activities performed for the prior week. Excellent written and verbal communication skills are required for this role with experience messaging with senior/C-level stakeholders.