Network Engineer

Infotech Sourcing - Menlo Park, CA

Job Title: Network Engineer

Location: Menlo Park, CA

Duration: 1 year W2 Contract

Location: Menlo Park

  

Duties:

  • Deploy, configure, and support a large-scale production and corporate network and server infrastructure in data centers and Point of Presence (POP) sites.

  • Calculate and document equipment power requirements and work with Engineering, Facilities Operations, and/or collocation vendors to meet these requirements.

  • Manage project timelines to support network turn-up within expected completion intervals.

  • Responsible for asset management of networking gear in datacenter and POP sites

  • Proactively contribute to documentation, automation and processes as they evolve

  • Create network and server rack face elevations, floor plans, wiring diagrams, and detailed port maps for new deployments and documentation.

  • Create statements of work for vendors at the POP sites.

  • Create cage and rack designs and understand the overall needs of POP infrastructure.

  • Document and follow RMA processes and procedures for all relevant vendors.

Skills:

  • The ideal candidate will have 3+ years’ experience in data center deployment, building large-scale infrastructure, and providing support for Linux based servers and Network devices.

  • Must have an understanding of datacenter network architecture and common issues related to datacenter networks.

  • Knowledgeable in Data center practices (i.e. cable routing, calculating power usage and cooling).

  • Experience with field-based work in POPs, carrier hotels, or Central Office environments.

  • Experience with Enterprise and Service Provider network hardware platforms and architectures

Education:

  • Experience working in a multi-vendor network environment

  • Experience with field-based work in Collocation Facilities, Internet Exchanges, or Central Offices.

  • Scripting experience with Python or Perl preferred.

  • Network certifications such as CCNP or JNCIP. Expert level certifications preferred.

  • (For APAC) BE/BTECH/MCA degree (preferred) with a strong academic record.

 

 

Certification:

  • CCNA

  • CCNP

  • JNCIA

 

Required Skills:

  • CABLE ROUTING

  • DATA CENTER

  • DEPLOYMENT

  • NETWORKING

  • SWITCHING



Posted On: Monday, May 21, 2018
Compensation: 120,000-125,000 per annum



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