Network Engineer in Long Beach, CA at Vaco

Date Posted: 1/14/2020

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Job Description

**Local candidates will be considered at this time. Please note that sponsorship nor C2C are options for this role**

Our client in the Long Beach, CA area is looking for Cisco Network Engineer (mid - senior) on a contract basis (3 - 6 months).

Summary of Responsibilities:

  • Day-to-day operational network engineering support
  • Maintain and support ad-hoc the Corporate IT network infrastructure
  • Provide support and collaborate on network design and implementations
  • Ensure network configuration and compliance standards are adhered to, and develop appropriate standards when incomplete, or out of date
  • Support and collaborate on the development, implementation and administration of processes and procedures to ensure the reliability, recoverability, and optimum performance of network infrastructure systems and solutions
  • Ensures information security protocols and practices are in place to protect unauthorized access and use of corporate data
  • Perform system installation, integration, validation in collaboration with potential managed service vendor
  • Other duties as assigned

Requirements:

  • Cisco Certification (CCNA minimum, CCNP ideal).
  • 6 - 10 years of mid-to-large enterprise experience with LAN, WAN, Wireless and Security technologies
  • Professional experience with network technology infrastructure (switching, routing, protocols, firewalls, VPN's, WAN architectures, Load-balancing and DNS, Wireless).
  • Experienced working with a variety of Cisco products (including Nexus/Catalyst line); experience with other manufactures big plus
  • Experienced with Layer 2/3 protocols such OSPF, BPG, MPLS, STP, DMVPN.
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills are essential in this collaborative work environment
  • Comfortable in a fast-paced environment with minimal direction and able to adjust workload based upon changing priorities