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Network Engineer ( CISCO )

  • Kansas City, MO
  • Contract
  • Job ID: 21-00268-1

This position executes the daily operations of IT Network/Security related needs of the organization. This position will assist and collaborate on design, planning, installation and maintenance of a large campus environment. This position will also focus on testing and evaluating network systems to eliminate problems and make improvements.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Support infrastructure with expertise and fundamentals in a variety of concepts including:
  • Support infrastructure including switches, routers, wireless, optical connections, and firewalls.

Expertise and fundamentals in a variety of security concepts including:

  • firewall management and administration, network administration, vulnerability management, patch management, security configuration, data protection and intrusion protection
  • Establish and maintain standards by supplying functional documentation, including diagramming, for cross training and support purposes as directed
  • Firewall administration for both private and public environments
  • Intrusion Detection System administration
  • Review network activity logs and security system
  • Works with end users, peers, and Tenants to resolve network hardware and connectivity issues
  • Review network activity logs and security system
  • Expertise with Azure and cloud security preferred
  • Create and Configure Networks
  • Resolve Technical Issues
  • Apply Security Updates
  • Test and Evaluate Software
  • Assess Network Performance

Desired Qualifications:

  • CCNA at a minimum, CCNP credential is preferred.
  • Large Cisco switch/route environment with routed access layer
  • Nexus 7K, Catalyst 9300 and 9500 switches
  • Cisco Firepower Threat Defense with Firepower Management Center and Cisco ASACisco wireless WLC/Prime/CMX 3802 APsCisco ACI Multi-PodCisco Client for Radius/TACACSCisco UCSF5 BigIP load balancers Infoblox DHCP/DNS/NTP
  • System monitoring snmp/syslog/traps with Solarwinds is a plus
  • Multicast experience with audio/video a plusBachelor’s Degree in Computer Science
  • Must have a proven ability to work cooperatively in a team environment, and with a variety of individuals from diverse backgrounds
  • Regular, reliable and consistent attendance
  • Knowledge of Genetec Security Software a plus.

Please note: This client is not accepting candidates submitted by other staffing firms or agencies at this time. Thank you.

Applicants for this opportunity must have an unrestricted right to work in the United States.[Persons in H-l, L-l, and OPT EAD status do not have unrestricted right to work.]
VALiNTRY Services and all its divisions are equal opportunity employers. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or any other federal or state protected category.
For immediate consideration, please contact
Josh Hill – IT Recruitment Manager
O: 321-704-9841 E: [email protected]
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/joshuaahill/
For a complete list of our current openings, please visit VALiNTRYtechnology.com.

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