Network Engineer- Cisco, VPN

  • Location: Dallas Area
  • Type: Contract To Hire
  • Job #7962

Company Job Description

Responsibilities/Duties/Functions/Tasks:

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

· Work closely with the management to gather input, diagnose root causes, and resolve problems

· Document processes to standardize end user experience.

· Proactively communicate with management throughout the problem resolution process.

· Interface with executives, engineers, and vendor technical support resources.

· Maintain network infrastructure and assist in root cause analysis of any network issues.

· Assist in developing a disaster recovery plan, assist in testing plan and update documentation as needed

· Recommend and justify any upgrades to infrastructure and systems

· Management of Cisco switches, wireless access points and firewalls

· Build, implement and document new locations according to industry best practices

· Document network configurations, both internal and external.

· Participate in on-going certification and training opportunities.

· Provide mentoring and leadership to team members as appropriate.

· On- call coverage as needed

  • Perform other duties as assigned

 

Qualifications

Education:

· Diploma from college or vocational school; or equivalence of education and work experience

· Pursuit of certification at the systems administration level from the following:

 

o Microsoft

o Vmware

o Cisco

o Fortinet

 

Experience: Four (4) + years providing advanced hardware and software technical support.

Additional Qualifications:

· Excellent people skills

· Experience supporting networking, security, virtualization, storage software and hardware products, including:

· Experience supporting or troubleshooting in an IT environment (sever, application, or infrastructure).

· Experience multiple manufactures of network equipment, Fortinet, SonicWALL and HP

· Solid understanding of Cisco IOS, Windows Server Products, Unix, and Linux operating systems.

· Proven ability to diagnose, resolve, and document technical support issues.

· Strong written and verbal communications skills.

· Positive, customer-centric approach.

· Working experience in systems administration or internal IT support.

  • Ability to travel to office locations.
  • Must have valid driver’s license and auto insurance; own transportation.

Performance Requirements:

· Self-managed or need little supervision

· Persistence in staying on task to solve technical problems

· Flexibility and initiative

· Accountability for own schedule and reporting on activities

· Conceptual thinking

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VC5 Consulting has been named by business journals as one of the best places to work.
We offer benefits such as weekly pay, health insurance, 401k and even profit sharing to our consultants.

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