Network Engineer III in Short Hills, New Jersey at AccruePartners

Date Posted: 10/30/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

AccruePartners values our contract and consulting employees. We offer a competitive benefits package to meet the diverse needs of all of our contractor and consulting employees and their family members. Here is a listing of what our company offers: 401(k) Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Employee Assistance Program, Medical and Prescription Drug, Short and Long-Term Disability Insurance. 

THE TEAM YOU WILL BE JOINING:

  • Fortune 500 Company
  • World leader in commercial data and insight
  • Constantly expanding the size and improving the quality of their global database; currently exceeding 280 million businesses worldwide
  • Focus on valuable relationships allowing customers to succeed

WHAT THEY OFFER YOU:

  • Culture: Energetic, forward thinking individuals, passionate about compliance, risk assessment and management
  • Growth: Partake in a learning program with robust curriculum that will enhance the value you bring to your team and the company
  • Opportunity: Extensive international network with offices on five continents
  • Stability: A storied and commanding brand with almost two centuries of experience

WHERE THE POSITION IS LOCATED:

  • Short Hills, NJ

WHY THIS ROLE IS IMPORTANT:

  • Define network requirements, establish architecture and detail designs and standards that meet business goals.
  • Effectively manage and support LAN/WAN network implementations and configurations, Routing, Switching, Firewalls, Wireless, Voice and Video solutions.
  • Perform root cause analysis and problem resolutions, provide recommendations, build consensus and execute solutions.
  • Recommend appropriate course of action to network infrastructure engineers, NOC, MSPs, and IT management on technical and operations issues.

THE BACKGROUND THAT FITS:

  • 5+ years experience in related areas
  • Bachelors degree in Computer Science/Engineering or related discipline preferred
  • Relevant networking certifications such as CCNA or CCNP preferred
  • Expert knowledge of network infrastructures, networking protocols, standards and associated configurations, VPN access, Firewalls, Proxies and other security appliances and solutions.
  • Must be able to demonstrate thorough knowledge of Cisco routers, switches including BGP, HSRP/GLBP, Multi VRF, MPLS, TCP/IP, Cisco Wireless (WLC & ISE).
  • Experience with deployment and management of Amazon Web Services (AWS) VPCs and Direct Connect.
  • Experience with high level programing languages such as Python or Java or familiarity with Infrastructure as code specifically Terraform not required but a huge plus.
  • Experience with using Ansible to automate network configuration a big plus.
  • Strong knowledge of business environment, network and security infrastructures and supported services.
  • The ability to manage day-to-day incidents and follow through to problem resolutions.
  • Strong problem management skills, including the ability to identify and asses the risks and determine the corrective actions.
  • Self motivated with ability to manage multiple concurrent projects.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills with the ability to influence others by developing and presenting ideas & recommendations.
  • May be asked to participate in a support rotation schedule including weekends to provide after hours support.