6 days old
2017-11-152017-12-13

Network Architect

Tallahassee, FL 32303
  • Job Code
    579515
  • Payrate
    $65 To $71

Job Description: Network Architect Engineer:


- Position will be a combination of pre (50%) and post sales (50%) engineering.


- Perform designs of network solutions based on customer requirements.


- Provide customers and senior program managers with recommendations to successfully implement data network solutions.


- Works with the project team from start to finish, including developing network designs based upon user requirements, creating network diagrams using Visio and full implementation follow-through and documentation of requirements.


- Provide network engineering consulting services, including: assessment, design and implementation of data networking environments.


- Collaborate with customers to define requirements and develop a networking solution.


- Schedule and lead technical discussions involving internal groups and customers.


- Project engineer / Project management of tasks to closure.


- Develop presentations and present to customers and management.


- Work with carriers / service providers relating to various type of connectivity, collocation and routing.


- Develop customized CPE hardware configurations


Qualifications:


- Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience and/or military experience.


- At least 3-5 years of hands-on experience of network design, configuration, and troubleshooting, and usage of Cisco Recommended Best Practices.


- In depth implementation and troubleshooting experience of networks using concepts/protocols such as BGP, OSPF, EIGRP, IS-IS, MPLS, VPNs, VRF, Multicast and emerging concepts such as Software Defined Networking.


- Experience configuring and testing the types of Cisco CPE available on the MFN-2 contract, which includes the 4221, 4231, 4331, 4351, 4431, ASR-902, ASR903 and ASR907 series routers.


- Understanding of the TELCO Access types available on the MFN-2 contract to include: Ethernet, DSL and Broadband Cable in increments from 768 kbps up to 100 Gbps.


- Understanding of various type of media connectivity, copper Ethernet, fiber (Single-Mode, Multi-Mode) and the various type of connectors


- Good organizational skill and time management


- Excellent customer skills for direct interaction with internal and external teams.


- Ability to demonstrate technical knowledge and consultative skills.


- Strong communication skills.


- Must be able to obtain a security clearance.


Preferred Additional Qualifications:


- Past or Current CCNA, CCDA, CCNP Certifications


- Experience working with State of Florida Government Information Technology personnel, both at the technical and management level.


- Exceptional verbal, written (including the development of procedural documentation), interpersonal, and presentation skills desired.


- Experience with network and performance management tools, security tools and appliances, layer two technologies, wireless communications, cloud computing and telecommunications services and technologies is preferred.


- Experience working in a telecommunications carrier environment performing large-scale mission critical network implementations is a plus.


- Self-driven and resourceful in achieving goals independently as well as in cooperation with others.


- Flexibility to adjust to changing requirements, schedules, and priorities.


- The ability to socialize ideas, make recommendations, and gather team consensus to move forward.


- Ability to meet short times lines and manage multiple projects.

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