Network Platforms Certification Engineer

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New Jersey
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Overall end-to-end design and certification of network devices and applications. This role includes virtualizating certain network functions.

  • Subject matter expert within own discipline/specialty area and basic knowledge of other disciplines/specialty areas
  • Applies in-depth knowledge of discipline/specialty area standards and processes to work
  • Guided by project and work deadlines
  • Uses discretion to complete assignments, independently applying knowledge of technical practices and specialty area standards
  • Independently completes assignments and participates in projects of diverse scope
  • Supports technical initiatives normally as part of a larger project
  • Works on development of new technologies or maintenance of existing technologies
  • Contributes to milestone completion of projects
  • Cultivates good working relationships with peers

Required Skills:
  • Expert Network Design
  • Strong understanding of TCP/IP concepts
  • Must have expert understanding of and design experience with Routing Protocols (BGP, OSPF, LDP, MPLS)
  • Strong understanding of switching concepts (VLANs, HSRP/VRRP)
  • Knowledge of virtualization technologies like VMWare, KVM, Openstack
  • Develop and create test beds for evaluating SDN and VNF technologies in a lab.
  • Expert Certification - Execute certification tests and create test reports
  • Expert Test Bed setup
  • Hands on experience with Cisco IOS and Juniper JunOS switching and routing hardware
  • Hands on experience with testing equipment such as Spirent or IXIA is required
  • Understanding of IPv6 and experience with IPv6 implementation
  • Server OS background is needed - Linux
  • Network troubleshooting skills
  • Good Documentation skills
  • Knowledge of creating deployment guides, methods and procedures and troubleshooting guides
  • Team player and ability to grasp high level instructions is very important
  • Lab support
  • Education: Bachelors/Masters in CE, CSE, EE or CS