Senior Network Engineer Jobs in Seattle, Washington, WA

Senior Network Engineer

Job Code: TJ_77126
Job Location: Seattle, Washington
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Job Category/Title: Senior Network Engineer
Employment Category: Contract - Corp-to-Corp, Contract - Independent, Contract - W2
Position Type:
Travel Required: No
Interview Type:
Education: Bachelors Degree
Job Description: DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Network engineering and administration to include:
o Site to site VPN tunnels creation and administration.
o Router and switch configuration and deployment.
o Creating firewall zones, Vlans and subnets based on organization needs.
o Wireless deployment and administration.
o WAN circuits and connections.
o Deploy and manage Network monitoring.
Set standards and manage the server room for the organization to include:
o Rack and cable equipment.
o Set the standards and procedure for how equipment is deployed.
o Monitor and audit the equipment.
Function as a consultant for the HPF infrastructure architecture designs, plans and direction.
Manage vendor resources in the operations and maintenance of the HPF system.
Collaborate with other stakeholders to develop effective processes and communication strategies for alerting, escalation, automation, reporting, and event correlation around HPF.
Assist with the creation of incident response procedures.
Respond to security and system incidents based on organization policies and procedure and industry best practices.
Develop and document processes and procedures for implementing and maintaining the Network and Linux infrastructure.
Uses industry best practices, regulatory requirements and policies to create standards and configuration baselines.
Learn and understand the industry/market best practices and incorporate them seamlessly into day-to-day operating processes.
Administer and help maintain the IT systems as a whole.
Analyze and resolve complex business and/or technical problems within assigned discipline.
Work with third party vendor and partners to notify and alert all relevant stakeholders when issues and outages are identified during key business hours.
Create and maintain moderately complex scripts, script components and applets/small applications. Make recommendations to other engineers for changes to existing scripting standards.
Ensure timely, accurate, and quality execution of all deliverables.
Other duties as assigned.

REQUIRED SKILLS:
Bachelors Degree in information technology, computer science, or technology related field AND three years of progressive experience in an advanced technical role.
o Note: Qualifying experience may substitute year for year for education
At least four years of enterprise network administration and engineering experience to include:
o Firewall deployment and administration.
o Site to site VPN creation and administration.
o Router and switch administration.
Experience with Linux administration and engineering.
Experience with IT equipment deployment.
Strong advanced troubleshooting skills with the ability to analyze logs, systems changes, and system health for root cause.
Experience developing and documenting business processes and work-flows.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills and strong client-service orientation.
Ability to prioritize and manage multiple projects simultaneously and follow-through on issues in a timely manner.
Motivated self-starter with initiative to take independent action and accept responsibility for your actions.
Creatively and proactively problem solve; must possess the ability to make independent decisions and judgments about work priorities.
Well organized, flexible, proactive, resourceful and efficient with strong attention to detail.

DESIRED SKILLS:
Experience with OEM (Oracle Enterprise Manager) or other Oracle tools.
Experience with administering cloud based enterprise applications.
Experience with Hypervisors (Hyper-V, VMware, Xen, etc.)
Experience with administering a Microsoft server environement.
Experience and general understanding of object oriented coding (Java, Python, .Net, etc.).
CompTia A+, CompTia Network+, MCP, MCSA, CCNA or other industry recognized certifications.
Experience in the government and/or health care fields with exposure to marketing, public relations, public affairs or closely allied disciplines.
Strong interpersonal skills; ability to work with all levels of internal management and staff, as well as outside clients, vendors, diverse populations, stakeholder groups, and customers.
No. of Posts: 1
Job Expiry Date: September 30, 2017
Telecommute: No
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