Network Engineer - Senior in Ashburn, VA at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 8/13/2019

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Job Description

Job #:  996297
Apex Systems, the nation's 2nd largest IT Staffing and Consulting agency, has an immediate opening for a Network Engineer, supporting a leading financial client. 
Location: Ashburn, Virginia
Rate: $50.00 - $70.00 per hour
Length: Long Term Contract: 12 months (Potential to extend)
Job Description: 
  • Design, implement, and provide ongoing support of datacenter LAN infrastructure using various platforms such as Cisco, Arista, and Cumulus Linux
  • Gather network requirements for key business initiatives, produce high-level and low-level design documentation for proposed solutions, provide cost estimates and timelines for implementation
  • Implement network solutions in a fast-paced environment in a timely fashion while ensuring business critical systems are not impacted during network maintenance windows 
  • Work closely with the Information Security Office to ensure solutions deployed meet Technical Security Requirements and comply with Key Control policies 
  • Work closely with the network QA team to ensure all new network designs and changes are tested and certified in non-production environments prior to production deployment

  • At least 5 years of network engineering experience in large datacenter environments 
  •  CCIE certification or equivalent, and/or a Bachelor's degree preferably in Engineering is preferred 
  • Expert-level understanding of LAN Switching and L2 protocols such as VLAN, STP, HSRP, VRRP, 802.1q 
  • Advanced understanding of routing protocols such as BGP, OSPF, and EIGRP
  • Advanced understanding of TCP/IP network protocols, including common application protocols 
  •  At least 3 years’ experience with datacenter network fabric technologies such as MLAG, VPC, FabricPath, VXLAN, MP-BGP, EVPN 

If interested in this opportunity, please send an updated resume, and you will be contacted to discuss in more detail the roles of this position.
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