Cisco Network Engineer

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Talmadge Group
New York
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Cisco Network Engineer
Syracuse, NY
Preference NY, NJ, and NE

The Talmadge Group is one of the rapidly growing Certified Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Businesses working with the Public Sector. We need strong Team members, as the work we are doing affects the nation and our friends, allies and partners. If you are interested in work that matters, then we want to speak with you as soon as possible.

Minimal Qualifications:
The following are considered minimal qualifications for all consulting roles:
- A minimum 4-year degree in Computer Science or related field or work experience equivalent,
Past consulting experience as the individual will often be acting in a consulting role and as a technical advisor,
- A willingness to perform some level of travel to customer locations
- 10+ years of Industry experience in related field
- The ability to articulate solutions to such diverse constituencies as project managers, clients, business stakeholders and engineers, and to coordinate (with both project management and engineering) major systems events such as application upgrades, launches, load tests and deployments,
- A willingness to learn new technologies and their applications in the enterprise,
- The ability to quickly understand and be able to articulate business impacts of technical decisions and drive solutions to specific business problems through the effective use of technology.
- The ability to prepare technical reports, client presentations, design documentation, and manuals.

Job Description:
The Senior Network Engineer will develop network engineering solutions; detailed design of LAN/WAN/Data Center architecture. Develop network security solutions using Check Point Firewalls, IDS, IPS, etc. Perform installation and configurations of Cisco, Juniper, F5, Check Point, Cisco ASA, network and security hardware and software. Develop all related documentations and test cases. The network engineer MUST HAVE CCIE LAB in LAN/WAN/Data Center and Network Security design and architecture, installation/configuration, end to end test, documentations and hand over to operations team.

The following skill sets are required:
- 12+ years experience in LAN/WAN protocols (Cisco, Juniper, F5): OSPF, BGP, 801.1Q, MPLS, QoS, Multicast
- 7+ years experience in Firewall and network security solutions: Check Point, Cisco ASA, IDS, IPS, Filtering, Radius, VPN, Riverbed Steelhead
- Proficient in developing documentations of solution/configuration/operations in Visio and MS Office products
- 5+ years experience in developing network test cases and performing tests.
- 7+ years experience in network troubleshooting using various tools: Wireshark, Sniffer, Solarwinds, etc.
- Deep understanding of network management tools
- VoIP is a plus.

Skill Sets:
1) Technical Skills
Required Skills:
- Demonstrated Strong infrastructure design/configuration/test/troubleshooting ability.
- The ability to identify And develop new network solutions for customer projects.
- Ability to create detailed documentations and test plans
- Ability to work well in a team.

2) Certifications
Must have:
- CCIE, Check Point, F5 and other Juniper certifications
- Broad range of experiences designing and architecting complex structures and networks.