NETWORK ENGINEER IV in San Francisco, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 7/16/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

VOLT is looking for Lead Network Engineer (Remote position) needed in San Francisco, CA 

Position: Lead Network Engineer (Remote position)
Location : San Francisco, CA (100% Remote position)
Interview: Phone/WEBEX
Duration: 6 Months to permanent position
Hours:     8 to 5 (Monday to Friday)
Conversion: High - based on Performance
Clearance not required

Job Description:
•    Provide network and network security design, engineering and support for mission-critical applications and network management, in a managed services provider role for a single customer.  
•    Work with the Network and Security Service Delivery Manager, as the Network Lead to assure delivery of a highly available, high quality and secure network. 
•    This role will be responsible for the maintenance of the network, while supporting the implementation of new systems, and infrastructure recommendations and upgrades in a dynamic environment. 
•    Provide hands-on technical support for WAN, Data Center Networks, proxy, load-balancing and security devices. 
•    Interface with key customer contacts, project managers, other service delivery managers and staff, subcontractors, support personnel, and other stakeholders. 
•    Directly execute network services projects, and operations activities. 
•    Interface with program and senior management in support of the achievement of service level, financial and technical objectives.

PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
24X7 accountability for the customer’s WAN and Data Center and Cloud networks.
Designs enterprise-wide infrastructure specifications, configurations and solutions.  
Possesses a deep understanding of customer’s enterprise architecture, network hardware, network design, network monitoring tools and vendors. 
Possesses an in-depth knowledge of technology and is able to present and advise the business implications of a particular solution or a change in technological direction.  
Is able to routinely apply business insights to guide and influence the design of technically robust solutions.
Relied upon as an expert in relevant technical subject areas.  Able to identify, evaluate, and selecting new products and recommend new technologies or equipment being considered for use.
Communicates well in cross-functional group settings.  Excellent verbal and written skills to communicate details to cross-functional teams.  
Is able to communicate technical concepts in non-technical terms or in ways that are easy for others to understand.
Establishes relationships with project managers and analysts.  
Presents alternative technical scenarios for consideration to resolve business issues.
Participates in enterprise-level technical and architectural decision making.     
Provides leadership in proactively recognizing and resolving issues.  
Continually strives to improve customer’s technical infrastructure and make improvements in processes and practices.  
Assign tasks and monitors the work of less senior engineers.  Supervises staff in absence of management.
Develops and provides regular reporting to customer and mgmt. team. 
Maintains network security through installation, configuration, and maintenance of L2/L3 access controls, firewalls, etc. 
Works closely with the Information Security team to lock down critical resources and to monitor all systems for breaches. 
Maintains accurate network diagrams and associated documentation.

REQUIRED SKILLS
Provide network and network security design, engineering and support for mission-critical applications and network management, in a managed services provider role for a single customer.

TECHNICAL SKILLS & ABILITIES REQUIRED
•    Routing including BGP, OSPF, EIGRP and Static Routing
•    IP Addressing including VLSM, Subnetting and Network Summarization
•    Switching including VLANs, LACP, 802.1Q, Spanning Tree
•    QoS/COS
•    MPLS management
•    Site to site VPN
•    Remote access VPN
•    Packet Capture/Analysis
•    Network Address Translation (NAT)
•    Network Architecture/Design
•    Understanding of Layered Security Architecture
•    Proxies 
•    Firewalls/ACLs
•    Load balancing 
•    AWS or other Cloud deployment of infrastructure

EDUCATION, CERTIFICATION, AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS
•    Bachelor’s degree and 8+ years’ experience.  Additional experience will be considered in lieu of degree.   
•    CCNP – demonstrated technical experience and ability will be considered in lieu of certification

VOLT is an Equal Opportunity Employer