Network Engineer (Cisco Nexus) in Spokane, WA at Volt

Date Posted: 3/14/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Spokane, WA
  • Job Type:
    Computer Industry
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone

Job Description

VOLT’s client is seeking a Network Engineer that is proficient with core Cisco Nexus Routing and Switching experience.

This is an estimated (12+) W2 Contract position in Spokane, WA and offered through Volt Technical Resources located in Spokane, WA. We are among the largest IT staffing companies in the US for contract/temporary and direct hire placements and support many of the top rated IT companies in the Pacific Northwest.


  • Support technology delivery within defined capital/delivery projects under the direction of Sr. Network Engineers and Project Managers.
  • Execute engineering tasks according to plan and meet engineering goals and objectives.
  • Plan and execute network moves, upgrades, and changes including hardware installation/configuration, change management, and customer activation.
  • Acquire and maintain current knowledge of relevant product and service offerings. 
  • Assist in special projects with the ability to function in a highly dynamic environment.

Basic Requirements:

  • Proficient knowledge and experience with Cisco Nexus switching technology and architectures.
  • Proficient with IP subnetting
  • Thorough knowledge and understanding of TCP/IP and related protocols; HTTP/HTTPS, DNS, DHCP, TFTP, NAT, and SSL
  • Ability to configure and troubleshoot IP routing protocols – BGP, OSPF, EIGRP
  • Experience configuring LAN switching infrastructure – VLANs, Trunking, FHRP’s
  • Proficient knowledge of network security best practices with hands on experience configuring Access Control rules, TACACS+, SNMP, AAA, SSH
  • Demonstrated troubleshooting and problem-solving skills

Nice to have:

  • Knowledge and experience with integration of Data Center compute and storage platforms – Cisco UCS, HP Virtual-Connect, Nutanix, NetApp Knowledge and experience with integration of Data Center virtualization technologies – VMware, Hyper-V, Virtual Switching, etc.
  • Knowledge and experience with Application Delivery Controller systems – F5, Citrix
  • Knowledge and experience with integrating Data Center security systems – Firewalls, IDS/IPS, UTM


  • Associates Degree in Computer Science or Engineering
  • CCNA certification required CCNP certification preferred

Please note the following:

  • This is a W2 position.
  • Direct inquiries only.
  • No 3rd party submittals please.
  • This position is not available for Corp-to-Corp.
  • This position is not available for Associate Vendors.

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Our Recruiter will initiate a phone call to you and give you immediate consideration should your resume meet the job requirements.  Please rest assured that if your resume matches what is reflected in this job posting, you should receive a phone call from a Volt Recruiter to discuss this position with you. Volt has a talented and optimistic staffing team focused on the quality of your career.

Volt has over 60 years of staffing experience.  We work with many of the Fortune 500 and 1000 companies to provide workforce solutions.  We offer many direct hire full-time positions as well as many contingent/temporary positions.  We offer our Workers competitive pay and benefits, as well as educational programs and re-deployment assistance.

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Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.