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Data Center Network Engineer

Tallahassee, Florida
Job Type
4 Aug 2022
The end client is unable to sponsor or transfer visas for this position; all parties authorized to work in the US without sponsorship are encouraged to apply.

A Technology Service and Consulting Company is seeking a Data Center Network Engineer in Orlando, FL.

Role Description

The Tier 2 ACC Engineer is the core support tier for the client network with responsibility for resolving 80% of incidents in the production environment. While Data Center network focused this position is part of a multi discipline team that collaboratively provides support for a large and complex environment. This position receives escalated problems from Tier 1 and other sources spanning the data network, voice systems, wireless devices and numerous applications. This position will provide troubleshooting and restorative support through a combination of documented procedures, diagnostic tools and prior experience. Other functions include execution of changes, creation of troubleshooting procedures and mentoring of tier 1 staff. This individual must be customer focused and be able to thrive in a dynamic environment.

Skills & Requirements

• 3 years experience in a NOC analyst/engineer role
• 5 years experience serving in an operations level 2 capacity, engineering experience strongly favored
• 5 years minimum/10 years preferred IT experience
• Previous network infrastructure field experience with one or more of the following products: Juniper Firewalls, Checkpoint
• Strong understanding of the Network OSI model and TCP/IP Protocol Suite
• Two or more of the following certifications strongly preferred CCNP-X, CCIE, JNCIP, JNCIE, F5 Solutions Expert
• Advanced knowledge of TCP/IP network routing, switching and Load Balancers
• Ability to quickly differentiate application from network problems
• Ability to perform TCP/IP Network traces/packet captures with solid experience interpreting results
• High level of confidence and competence communicating on bridges
• Solid background in vendor management to drive incident resolution
• Experience with monitoring tools and strategies
• Experience with Microsoft Server OS and common applications such as Exchange & Citrix
• Previous network infrastructure field experience with one or more of the following products: Cisco, F5, Microsoft Server, WAN Accelerators
• Previous experience working with the following Network Mgmt Systems: NetCool, nGenius, SevOne, Thousandeyes, NerveCenter
• JNCIP, JNCIE, MCSE certifications
• Experience with, configuration and maintenance of Windows Server 2008 - 2012 Operating Systems
• Experience with Windows Active Directory 2008 - 2012 including Group Policies, LDAP, DNS
• Experience with ADFS (Active Directory Federation Services) is preferred
• Experience and understanding of Highly Available Microsoft Exchange environments running Exchange 2007, 2013 and Office 365 Hybrid deployments
• Experience and understanding of Microsoft Lync Server 2010 - 2013
• Knowledge of Windows scripting (PowerShell, windows shell or command shell)

Why Hays?

You will be working with a professional recruiter who has intimate knowledge of the industry and market trends. Your Hays recruiter will lead you through a thorough screening process in order to understand your skills, experience, needs, and drivers. You will also get support on resume writing, interview tips, and career planning, so when there's a position you really want, you're fully prepared to get it.

Additionally, this position is a contract role where Hays offers you the opportunity to enroll in full medical, dental or vision benefits.

• Medical
• Dental
• Vision
• 401K
• Life Insurance ($20,000 benefit)

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Hays is an Equal Opportunity Employer including disability/veteran.

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  • Job Reference: 677704081-2
  • Date Posted: 4 August 2022
  • Recruiter: Hays
  • Location: Tallahassee, Florida
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent