Network Engineer

Hunter Gibbons - Baltimore, MD

Hunter Gibbons, is seeking a Network Engineer for an immediate direct hire opportunity with one of our most prestigious clients in the Baltimore area. The client offers a competitive base salary, a full and comprehensive benefits package, they value the work-life/home-life balance and offer flexible working hours.

Job Duties:

  • Provide technical leadership for a team of engineers tasked with daily WAN / LAN operations for over 150 Television stations in over 80 Markets, including MPLS, EPL and Internet circuits using Cisco and Fortinet technology
  • Administer local station Internet connections & datacenters using BGP with multiple peers
  • Work with Security team to manage firewall rules, NAT, and site-to-site VPN connections using OSPF routing
  • Work with Systems Administrators to determine network infrastructure requirements, including iSCSI storage networking, broadcast operation software requirements, and other critical business needs
  • Work with Aruba WIFI, Airwave, and ClearPass, Cisco, Arista, Fortinet, and other networking/security technologies
  • Assist with remote access for employees, ranging from client to appliance VPN configurations and support
  • Lead the configuration of SolarWinds SNMP management for monitoring network devices and services along with other opensource tools for enterprise management
  • Leverage Scrutinizer to analyze NetFlow & SFlow data along with cloud based SDN packet analysis tools
  • Provide tier 3 support to Network Team and stations as required on an on-call basis
  • The ability to assist other Infrastructure staff acting as remote assistance for West Coast data center
  • Develop policies and practices for the network team to elevate the levels of service that the team provides for a diverse set of stakeholders throughout the company

 

Requirements:

  • Knowledge of CCNA Routing and Switching required
  • 3+ years’ experience with large WAN environments
  • 3+ years’ experience with complex LAN and Datacenter environments
  • Experience managing large Wi Fi deployments including Fortinet and Aruba is preferred
  • Knowledge of Python and Ansible for network automation is preferred
  • Experience in cloud networking (Azure Express Route and AWS connections) is preferred
  • Knowledge of Software Defined Networking and Virtual Network Functions (VNF) desired
  • Must be able to work independently and as part of a project team for large initiatives
  • The ability to work in a fast-paced environment where 24x7 communications are required for critical applications


Posted On: Thursday, May 7, 2020
Compensation: $80,000.00



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