IT Network Architect in Lynnwood, WA at Volt

Date Posted: 4/24/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Location:
    Lynnwood, WA
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    N/A
  • Date Posted:
    4/24/2021
  • Job ID:
    274570
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    425.629.7493

Job Description

VOLT is seeking candidates for "Network Architect" role for our client in WA state. This is Full time role , will be able to start remote but at some point should be able to relocate to WA state. Relocation assistance will be provided.

Candidate in this role will be responsible for architecture and maintenance of all local area network infrastructure technologies for our client's worldwide locations. Responsible for maintaining network administration tools with a particular focus on network access control systems

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Architecture and administration of LAN technologies such as Juniper switches, Cisco switches, Aruba access points.
  • Architecture and administration of network access control systems such as Cisco ISE, Forescout, FortiNAC.
  • Maintenance of network management tools including Solarwinds NCM, Panorama, FortiManager, and Aruba Airwave.
  • Act as an escalation point for LAN and NAC issues as needed from the Service Desk team.
  • Provide data and reporting of KPI’s to IT management for monthly reporting.
  • Maintain a relationship with key third-party vendors such as hardware/software vendors, and VARs to provide support to the infrastructure as needed.
  • Provide subject matter expertise for all networking technologies with heavy participation in key decision-making processes for the acquisition of new technologies into the environment.
  • Work closely with other IT functional groups to ensure cohesive support and strategies across the IT organization.

Qualifications: 

Experience:

  • Minimum of eight (8) years in an IT role & minimum five (5) years in a Network Architect role.  
  • Minimum of three (3) years of experience implementing and maintaining network access control technologies. 
  • Demonstrated ability to run mid to large scale network implementations.
  • Demonstrated ability to implement network access control technologies both on the edge and internally.

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:

  • Knowledge of: Juniper OS, Cisco IOS, Aruba IAP, FortiOS, Citrix NS, Microsoft Windows Server 2008R2 and later, Cisco ISE, ForeScout and FortiNAC
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, both oral and written
  • Demonstrated Leadership and Supervision
  • Organization and prioritization
  • Technical administration of complex solutions
  • Ability to travel occasionally as needed

Education/Certification:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience is required.

Volt is an equal opportunity employer