Network Performance Engineer

Job type:
on-site
Start date:
n.a
Duration:
1 year contract
From:
MATRIX Resources, Inc.
Location:
Georgia
Published at:
09/19/2012
Country:
flag_no USA
Project ID:
422720

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Location: Atlanta
Status: Contract
Compensation: Submit Competitive Rate
Education Level: Not Specified

Network Performance Engineer
1 year contract in Atlanta, GA

Project Description:
  • Strong technical skills with in depth knowledge of data networking and networking protocols (WAN and LAN).
  • Expertise in all layers of data communications, customer applications and associated technologies.
  • Strong skills and experience with IP Routers and LAN Switches. Extensive knowledge of IP routing and IP routing protocols (OSPF, BGP, EIGRP, RIP).
  • Strong knowledge of VPN technologies such as IPSEC, IKE, DMVPN and IPV6. Hands-on experience with VMWare plus.
  • Knowledge of QoS techniques and class of service/QoS, MPLS technologies.
  • Very strong hands-on skills with extensive experience in the design and construction of complex lab simulations utilizing numerous types of data networking equipment ranging from Routers and Switches to Layer 1 devices.
  • Hands-on experience and proficiency with all Cisco Routers and catalyst Switches, Cisco ASA and Juniper.
  • Experience with programming highly desirable. Programming with TCL/Fanfare a big plus.
Job Description:
  • Hands-on experience with and knowledge of lab test equipment including Protocol Analyzers (eg Network General Sniffer), Traffic Generators (eg IXIA, SmartBits), and Application Simulation (eg Ganymede Chariot, Avalanche) tools.
  • Test Automation, writing scripts and computer programming experience is recommended.
  • Be able to work production problems in a timely manner.
  • Trouble-shooting problems quickly, identifying problems and developing proper resolution or work-around solutions and driving vendors for quality hardware and software features.
Skill Experience Needed:
  • Cisco Routers/Switches/Cisco ASA Expert Required.
  • VPN (IPSEC/SSL/MPLS) Expert Required.
  • Ixia/Spirent/Performance Tools Expert Required.
  • VMWare Intermediate Desired.
  • Microsoft Intermediate Desired.
  • Fanfare Intermediate Desired.
  • TCL Programming Intermediate Desired.
Application Requirements
  • Client will only consider local candidates.
  • Client will not accept subcontractors
Required Qualifications:
  • Cisco
  • Switches
  • VPN
Benefits/Perks
  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • and Life Insurance for Full-time W2 Consultants. Supplemental Disability and Long-Term Care Insurance
  • Dependent Care Assistance. 401(k) with Roth feature. Free E-learning Courses
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