17-IIBA3143: Senior Network Engineer
Work LocationNuvodia Business Center
Employment StatusRegular
Typical Work DaysM-F
Typical Start Time8:00
Typical End Time5:00
  
Key Job Duties and Responsibilities
Summary: This person assists in designing and implementing hosted, managed, and customer specific solutions. He/she will provide direct support to various client companies primarily within the Northwest.

General Description: The Senior Network Engineer must be able to work effectively and efficiently in a fast paced office environment in meeting deadlines. The Senior Network Engineer must be able to handle multiple priorities combined with frequent interruptions. Organizational skills are essential and a sense of urgency, the ability to make good decisions, and the prioritization of tasks is necessary.
Essential Duties / Responsibilities: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

• Has the ability to design complex networking and telecommunications systems for hosted and managed clients.
• Performs data communication functions related to the design and implementation of hardware, software, and circuit facilities.
• Designs, implements, installs, and troubleshoots network infrastructure with the following systems:
o Cisco IP Telephony: Call Manager, Unity and Unity integration with Exchange
o Cisco routers – 800’s, 1900’s 2900’s, 3900’s, 7200’s; routing protocols, subnetting, etc.
o Cisco switches – small branch office lines to 6500’s and Nexus.
o Firewalls – Cisco, SonicWall
o VPN solutions
o Cisco Wireless solutions
o Network security
• Designs, configures, coordinates and implements telecommunications systems, which may include PBX, voice switching systems, voice processing systems (e.g. voice mail), the voice network, integrated work stations, telecommunications cable/wiring plans, and related products and services.
• Responsible for the ongoing administration of voice technology and network systems to include telephone station hardware/software changes, voice system software upgrades, traffic analysis and reporting.
• Analyzes complex hardware and software configurations. Requires the ability to organize and coordinate company team and vendor tasks.
• Installs and supports remote sites including new offices; phone and network cabling; new networks including testing, implementation and maintenance.
• Network and voice documentation to include Visio diagrams and support materials.
• Secures quotes and bids from hardware/software and telecommunication vendors including securing contracts.
• Manages network and data projects including site remodels for networks and phones, securing bids for equipment and managing timelines and implementation/installation.
• Manages LAN/WAN, voice, security and telecommunication systems for all companies and clients
• Oversees and installs, configures, and maintains software and hardware for the LAN/WAN and voice data systems.
• Provides strategies, long-term planning, and utilization of network and telephony systems.
• Provides phone training, support or individual assistance to internal/external clients.
• Implements and supports network security procedures.
• Plans for hardware and software upgrades of LAN/WAN/TELCO systems.
• Coordinates the implementations of new equipment for LAN/WAN/TELCO with internal/external clients and vendors.
• Problem solves with internal/external clients, vendors, and consultants to provide the highest quality service and support for LAN/WAN/TELCO.
• Pre-Sales support – discuss and/or present network ideas and solutions in an organized and clear fashion to non-technical clients
• Other duties as assigned

Occasional regional travel, weekend work and on-call rotation will be required.
Qualifications and Experience
• Education: Bachelor’s Degree in related field or equivalent experience
• Experience: Six years of related experience including-
o Six years of progressively responsible network engineering experience is required.
o Excellent communications, interpersonal and customer support skills.
o Ability to document system solutions and follow outlined processes.
o Experience with Cisco IOS including QOS, ACL, PIX firewall, Cisco VPN Concentrator
o Strongly prefer experience with Cisco Call Manager, Cisco Unity, Cisco IPCC
o Experience with telecommunication equipment, data & phone cabling, network security, wireless technologies, and familiarization with all Windows OS
• Certifications: CCNA, CCNP, CCVP, CCIP, CCIE highly desired
• Computer Skills: Experience with the following computer applications is highly desired: Microsoft Office products (Outlook, Word, Excel, Visio); Internet, Intranet