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With minimal supervision, manage, and monitor data communication network to ensure best long term and daily performance. Design and build data communication networks, including LAN and/or WAN. Determine network future through planning in alignment with GTS.
Create design, including layout and requirements, for network infrastructure, possibly including but not limited to: LAN, WAN, routing protocols, VRF, MPLS, QOS, firewall policies, etc.; designs should incorporate reasonable scalability, and the current and future strategies for technology and business into consideration
Account for information security for all network designs, planning, and/or modifications
Generate network modeling, and conduct network analysis for optimal network outcomes; provide recommendations to increase performance, decrease costs, and ultimately optimize networks
Manage, construct/maintain, and implement physical network components/structures; determine need for new components or replacement
Be point of contact to troubleshoot, resolve issues, undergo root cause analysis, and provide solutions for complex problems (ex. Configuration or routing issues, software bugs, performance or hardware failures etc.)
Plan for future of network, while emphasizing excellent operability, and scalability within moderation
Create necessary network documentation, including layouts and/or procedures
Act as interface for recommendations for project work requiring modifications for hardware, network, etc.
Identify risks to data communication networks, and mitigate the identified risk(s)
Remain current on new technologies; introduce applicable technology in alignment with VSP goals and for creative solutions
Guide change with a focus on optimal outcomes
Typically has the following skills or abilities:
Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or related field or equivalent experience
Eight years of related experience
Demonstrated experience in network design and analysis
Prefer CCIE certification
Hands-on experience within a Cisco environment
Demonstrated ability to master the concepts and skills needed
Excellent analytical and problem - solving skills for moderate problems
Excellent organization and time management skills
Meet/exceed organizations best practices, expectations, and standards
Identify and mitigate risk(s)
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Demonstrated ability to guide others in regards to team self-management
Ability to regularly exercise discretion and independent judgment in the performance of his/her job duties
Experience, preferably in VoIP system design, support and analysis
Prefer CCNA, and/or CCNP certification
Hands-on experience within a Cisco Voice environment
Working Conditions / Physical Demands
The working environment is generally favorable lighting and temperature is adequate, and there are no hazardous or unpleasant conditions caused by noise, dust etc.
The above information in this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.
VSP Global is an equal opportunity employer and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to gender, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability or protected veteran status. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.