CDI Corporation Chicago , IL 60602
Title: Network Engineer
Location: Chicago, IL 60607 (Expect to be on-site in DT Chicago 3 days/week with work from home 2 days/week)
Project Duration: 12 Months Plus
Network Engineer needed for long-term and likely what will be a multi-year contract for the person looking to be involved in a self-less, company focused environment. The ideal candidate will have a strong grasp of network security, high availability and QoS best practices. Needs to be a team player and work well with large teams on complex projects, but also someone that is self-guided and able to work independently in a fast-paced, dynamic work environment with constantly changing variables.
Setup, deployment and troubleshooting of enterprise level, mission critical, network infrastructure components.
Working with project managers, system and software engineers to ensure successful project integration. Owing escalated support tickets and service requests through resolution.
Rotating Incident and Service Request support tool queue management.
CRITICAL SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS:
Riverbed WAN Acceleration (setup/configuration, support/troubleshooting and reporting)
WAN bandwidth/performance monitoring, reporting, trending and analysis.
5+ years in deploying enterprise network solutions.
Skill in supporting Cisco routers, switches and VPN devices.
Able to work nights/weekends for escalated support, on-call rotation, projects, and maintenance of equipment.
Able to travel for office moves, mergers, and new equipment installs.
Able to listen, take direction, and work in a team or independently
Self-starter & Highly motivated with excellent written and communication skills
Experience, skill, and certifications with one or more of the following are beneficial but not required: