Network Architect

Location: Deerfield Beach, FL
Date Posted: 10-19-2018
  • Salary up to $150,000 
  • Comprehensive Benefit and Retirement Programs, flexible scheduling etc. 
  • This is direct hire role.

This position is responsible for network architecture and operations utilizing multiple network and systems technologies in a large scale cloud and traditional enterprise environment. The ideal candidate must be a strategic and forward-thinking technology leader with deep expertise in network technology strategies. The position is responsible for defining reference architectures that turn business and technology strategic needs into actionable solutions. This role provides thought leadership that anticipates strategic, organizational and technical changes and impacts.
  • Provide thought leadership in the design of network infrastructure services to meet current and future business requirements and operational objectives.
  • Design, deliver, document and communicate Network architecture for Cloud or on-premise environments with a focus on standard design patterns, growth, performance and scalability.
  • Partner across various IT and business teams to provide insight and technology recommendations that result in enterprise solutions that solve critical business problems
  • Identify operational risks and plans to mitigate.
  • Ensure strategies, standards, and reference architectures are consistent and integrated across IT domains.
  • Provide level 3 support as needed to resolve the most complex and/or business impacting issues.

Who Will Be a Great Fit?  
  • Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) Required. CCDE or CCIE preferred.
  • Strong experience in Cisco and F5 platforms, TCP/IP, MPLS, Routing, Switching, Load Balancers, Wireless controllers, Firewall, VPN, EIGRP,OSPF, BGP, QOS and Carrier WAN/Metro/Internet circuits.
  • Ability to write automation code in a common scripting language, such as Python, Javascript, PowerShell, Terraform etc.
  • Strong experience with WAN Optimization & Performance monitoring (Riverbeds, Solarwinds, etc)
  • Experience with implementing SD-WAN in a hybrid cloud environment with AWS Virtual Private Cloud.
  • Strong experience with converged infrastructure that incorporates network, storage, systems and virtualization technologies.
  • Experience with Voice and Telco technologies in a large enterprise environment.
  • Advanced WAN/LAN network troubleshooting skills including packet and performance analysis
  • Experience supporting a Contact Center Environment is an added benefit.
  • Knowledge and/or experience of Cloud Computing Engineering, concepts, service models (IaaS, PaaS, SaaS), deployment models, practical implementations and future trends
  • Knowledge of Virtual Machines (VMWare, Hyper V, KVM or other hypervisor software)
As recruiters, we are skilled in our field and understand how to match an opportunity with the individual. Be advised we will not distribute your resume outside our firm without first speaking with you and obtaining your permission.

Brian Hughes
Great Bay Staffing Group​
Professional Search & Contract Staffing
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