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Network Engineer Consultant

  • Location: Denver
  • $ Salary: US$45 - US$50.00 per hour per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 19 days ago

  • Sector: Technology
  • Contact: Haley Butler
  • Expiry Date: 13 March 2024
  • Job Ref: JN -022024-483743

Responsibilities:

· Design, implement, and maintain enterprise-level network infrastructure to ensure reliability, scalability, and security.

· Configure and manage network devices, including firewalls, routers, switches, and load balancers.

· Monitor network performance and troubleshoot issues, ensuring maximum uptime and efficient data transmission.

· Collaborate with cross-functional teams to plan and execute network upgrades, expansions, and migrations.

· Implement and maintain network security protocols, including firewalls, VPNs, and intrusion detection/prevention systems.

· Perform routine maintenance tasks such as software upgrades, patch management, and backup configurations.

· Document network configurations, procedures, and troubleshooting steps for future reference.

· Stay up-to-date with industry trends, best practices, and emerging technologies to recommend and implement network improvements.

· Provide technical support and guidance to team members and end-users as needed.

· Participate in on-call rotation for after-hours support and respond to network emergencies in a timely manner.



Requirements:

· 3+ years of experience working as a Network Engineer

· In-depth knowledge of networking protocols and technologies

· Hands-on experience with network equipment from leading vendors such as Cisco, Juniper, Palo Alto, etc.

· Strong understanding of network security principles and best practices.

· Experience with network monitoring and management tools (e.g., Wireshark, SolarWinds, Nagios).

· Excellent problem-solving skills and attention to detail.

· Effective communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate with cross-functional teams.

· Relevant certifications such as CCNA, CCNP, JNCIA, JNCIP, CISSP, or equivalent certifications are highly desirable.

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