Senior Network Engineer : 19-02665

4 days ago
$55 - $70/hour (Estimated)Ashburn, VA 20147Akraya Inc.
Women Back to Work (WBW) candidates will also be considered for this position.

Akraya is looking for a Senior Network Engineer for one of our leading clients. To be considered, please apply or call Monika @ 408-907-6415. We are an award-winning staffing firm that works with many leading technology-based companies around the world. The benefits offered to our employees include Health Insurance (Medical, Dental, and Vision), Cafeteria Plan (HSA, FSA, and dependent care), 401(k) (enrollment subject to eligibility), and Sick Pay (varies based on city and state laws). If this position is not quite what you’re looking for, visit akraya.com and submit a copy of your resume. We will get to work finding you a job that is a better match at one of our many amazing clients.

Primary Skills: Network Engineer, Riverbed NetPlanner Network modelling, Switches, routers, Networking protocol like TCP/IP, UDP, MPLS, BGP4, OSPF and RIP
Duration: 12+ Months, Possible Extension
Contract Type: W2

Job Description:
The ideal candidate will be a senior technologist with strong cross-functional leadership skills and hands on experience with diverse vendor platforms. Following skills are required for the Senior Network Engineer position:
  • 3-7+ years of industry experience.
  • Bachelor’s degree required in Computer Sciences or Electrical Engineering.
  • Creates routing or switching configuration scripts, at least on an occasional basis.
  • Hands on experience with Riverbed NetPlanner Network modelling tool (formerly known as Opnet) is required
  • Hands on experience with Cisco Modeling Tool (CML) and GNS3.
  • Hands on experience with routers, Ethernet switching platforms.
  • Hands-on experience in designing and deploying large scale-out network technologies including Cisco and non-Cisco network technologies.
  • Routing and switching design concepts for Data Centers.
  • Understanding of the routing protocols like TCP/IP, UDP, MPLS, BGP4, OSPF and RIP.
  • Excellent communicator and team-builder, capable of establishing trust and securing partnership with all levels of the organization, from engineers to senior executives.
  • Excellent analytical skills, with experience rationalizing large, disparate datasets into concrete observations/recommendations, and formalizing into new network solutions.
  • Cisco CCNP or equivalent industry certification.
Preferred Skills:
  • Advanced Network Industry certification e.g. CCIE and JNCIE.
  • Master’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Technology, Information Systems, Telecommunications, or related technical field
  • Network programming using Ansible, Python.
  • Understanding of Software Defined Networking (SDN), Network Function Virtualization (NFV) and its application in Data Center and WAN design.
Please apply directly with your updated resume or call Monika @ 408-907-6415

About Akraya
Akraya, Inc. is an award-winning staffing firm that works with many of the leading, technology-based companies around the world. We have been ranked as one of the “Best Staffing Firms to Temp for” by Staffing Industry Analysts on multiple occasions and are a preferred staffing vendor within numerous staffing programs. Please visit akraya.com to search through all of our current openings or to submit your resume to our recruiting team.

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