Senior Network Engineer - Juniper (REQUIRED) / Cisco | 212652 in Plano, TX at Vaco

Date Posted: 10/7/2020

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Job Description

Senior Network Engineer IV | 212652


Location: Plano, TX | 100% Remote (ideally local to the DFW metroplex)

Position Type: 6M C2H

Hourly / Salary: BOE!


Vaco Technology is currently seeking a Senior Network Engineer for a 6M C2H opportunity that is 100% Remote. The Senior Network Engineer will administer and maintain the service provider core and aggregate and access equipment. The Senior Network Engineer will assist with the design related to service provider L3 / L2 network tiers and server load balancing. The Senior Network Engineer will execute medium and high intensity maintenance during business hours as well as outside normal hours of operation. The Senior Network Engineer will identify and scope discovery, validation, and clean-up of projects network-wide. The Senior Network Engineer will respond to and resolve priority technical escalations from internal Tier II / III Teams. The Senior Network Engineer will provide technical assistance to Tier II Teams for customer installations, changes, and/or moves. The Senior Network Engineer will deploy augments and changes that support the Cloud (compute / storage) Product offerings. The Senior Network Engineer will interact with customers to explain complex technical deployments and/or solutions. Additionally, the Senior Network Engineer will mentor the Tier II+ Staff to expand their technical skills.


  • Senior Network Engineer - Juniper (REQUIRED) / Cisco Environments
  • Service Provider Environments (5+ years) - Managing Route Policy using OSPF / BGP
  • Manage Layer 2 (Expert-Level) - Topology / Trunking / STP Protocols / LAGs, etc.
  • Firewall Provisioning / Troubleshooting (Advanced-Level) - IPSec Tunnels / Remote Access VPNs, etc.
  • JunOS (Expert-Level) - MX Series Routers / EX/QFX Switching, etc.
  • Cisco iOS / NX-OS (Expert-Level) - Nexus 4K/7K / FEX / 6500s / 7600s
  • Cisco ASA (Expert-Level) - 5515-5585 with SSPx / ASAv (5 / 10 / 30 / 50)
  • Linux Server Administration (Highly Developed Skill Level) - RedHat / CentOS / Ubuntu, etc.
  • F5 Server Load Balancing (Highly Developed Skill Level) - LTM / DNS, etc.
  • VMware Provisioning / Administration (Highly Developed Skill Level) - vCenter / ESXi Hosts, etc.
  • DNS / AAA (Highly Developed Skill Level) - Open Source Packages and/or Appliances, etc.
  • Shell / Interpreted Language Scripting (Highly Developed Skill Level) - Task Automation / Data Analysis
  • IPv6 (Strong / Solid Competency Skill Level)

PREFERRED (not required)

  • DWDM Provisioning / Troubleshooting - Ciena WaveServer (STRONGLY Preferred)
  • Palo Alto Firewalls (820 / 850 / 3220 / 3260 / 5220) / Panorama Element Orchestration

Job Requirements

Network, Juniper, Cisco, F5, Firewalls, ASA, Linux, VMware, Shell, Service Provider