Lead Network Engineer

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San Diego / Remote


Direct Hire


Network, Voice, Data, Security, LAN, WAN, MPLS, BGP, EIGRP, OSPF, VRF, QOS, VLAN, IPSec, Big IP LTM, APM, WAF, AWS, Cisco, Palo Alto, DMZ, wireless, CCNP

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Job Description

Our client is a leader in the medical device industry. They are seeking a Lead Network Engineer to join their team in delivering scalable, robust networking capabilities to support their global workforce and clients. This will be a Contract-to-Hire opportunity, beginning with a 6-month contract.

Responsibilities include:
* Lead the team to Innovate, design, support, and maintain the organization’s global IT network infrastructure, providing guidance and best practices.
* Perform network maintenance in accordance with established schedules and best practices.
* Consult with Architects and business users to analyze and determine the engineering scope and priority of projects, and to discuss system capacity and acquisition of equipment and services.
* Drive in technical security approaches and implementations.
* Participate in negotiations and contracts with consultants, technical personnel, and vendors for services and products.
* Practice continuous improvement and motivate the team to drive innovation through on-going research and learning

Skills & Experience:
* 6+ years of experience in Infrastructure, Networking, Messaging or IT Operations and at least 3 years of experience in a Network Lead role in a global team.
* Strong analytical, trouble-shooting and reporting skills required.
* Experience in installing, configuring and maintenance of Big IP LTM, APM and WAF is required.
* Strong background and experience with AWS.
* Hands-on experience with Cisco ASAs, and Palo Alto firewalls.
* Experience installing, configuring and maintaining wireless network equipment, network management and security.
* Experience with DMZs, and 3-Tier Architecture, Cisco Operating Systems, DNA and ISE.
* Strong understanding of LAN/WAN/SD-WAN, MPLS, BGP, EIGRP, OSPF, VRF, QOS, Route policies, VLAN, and IPSec.
* Experience with automated network configuration management and zero touch deployments utilizing tools such as Ansible, Puppet, and Chef is a plus.
* CCNP certification required or equivalent work experience.
* Bachelors in Engineering or Computer Science

Please apply today!

For more information, please email: Job-10984@thecarreraagency.com.

Lead Network Engineer

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