Sr. Network Engineer

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Network Engineering Opportunity in Financial Services

Sr. Network Engineer
 

Location: 20 E Thomas Rd. | Suite 2000 Phoenix, AZ 85012

Summary:

The Sr. Network Engineer is a key member of the Infrastructure team, Under the general direction of the IT Infrastructure Manager this role is responsible for working with Network service providers and carriers to maintain configuration and management of the corporate network and working with the network service providers and carriers to maintain and manage the corporate networks.  This role is part of the infrastructure team. Responsible for the development, design, and implementation of the firm’s network solutions. circuit provisioning, device lifecycle and management strategies. The complete management and administration of these devices with Cisco solutions.

Keys: Cisco IWAN, Cisco AnyConnect, Cisco Fire Power threat detection, Cisco Wireless solutions, Cisco UCS, Cisco ASA, F5 reverse proxy.

Responsibilities:

  • Primary Engineer for voice systems, working with managed services provider to deliver excellent service across the Advisor Group

  • Maintain deep understanding of Advisor Group’s MPLS network and work with the managed service provider to support the networks across the Advisor Group

  • Coordinate Network and telecommunication maintenance functions to accommodate system users and minimize downtime for all sites across the enterprise
  • Serve as engineering support for operational Network and Telecom solutions
  • All other duties as assigned

Education Requirements:

Bachelor's degree (B. A.) from four-year college or university; or five years related experience and/or training with a High School Diploma; or equivalent combination of education and experience (High School Diploma is required).

Basic Requirements:

  • 5+ plus years of experience enterprise implementation and management of Cisco routers and firewalls.
  • 4+ years of experience supporting WAN technologies
  • 4+ years of engineering experience with Cisco technologies
  • Cisco ISR deployment experience utilizing technologies such as F5 Management
  • Understanding of project management principles and their application to projects and teams. Formal project management expertise preferred.
  • Experience developing solutions / standards for Corporate telephone solutions.
  • Experience supporting Avaya Call Management System

Preferred Requirements:

  • Cisco network Engineering
  • Understanding of the Cisco Fire Power and IWAN technologies.
  • Cisco CCNP or other Cisco Certifications
  • Avaya experience.