Avaya Network Engineer in Lansing, MI at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 6/15/2018

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Job Description

Job #:  840412

We have a long-term contract for an Avaya Network Engineer role, who will be responsible for designing, planning, evaluating, and administering Avaya Voice Networks and Services. This includes LAN, WAN, firewalls, and other network infrastructure systems. You will be responsible for designing and developing bandwidth monitoring, syslog, and content filtering functions to ensure a viable production environment. Experience with Avaya Communications Manager, Aura programming, secure telecommunications and messaging/VoIP will set you apart as an ideal candidate!

If interested in this Network Engineer role, or any other Network Engineer opportunities in the Greater Lansing Area, send a resume to Olivia Caskey, IT Recruiter, via ocaskey@apexsystems.com . Also, register to receive job alerts that match your criteria from Apex via Our Talent Network and contact me if you see one you’d like to pursue that you’re at least 80% qualified for!

Key Aspect of Network Engineer:

  • Project Details: Primary escalation point and level 3 approver for all network change management functions including the security/subnets/Vlans/cabling infrastructure to support eCommerce and other Internet or internal systems and configuring trunk groups and virtual switches for various virtual server system
  • Tech Stacks: Avaya Communications Manager, Aura Programming
  • Environment:  working within a Networking Team
  • Team: Networking Team

Requirements of Network Engineer:

  • Bachelor’s degree with relevant coursework in computer science, network engineering, or information systems or five years of related work experience in network administration
  • Advanced knowledge of network hardware including Cisco stackable switches, chassis switches, Enterprise routers, small remote routers; network communication protocols (TCP/IP, DHCP, etc.)
  • Knowledge of network communication hardware (LAN, WAN, routers, switches, cabling, etc.)
  • Knowledge of network topologies (Ethernet, VLANs, MPLS, VPNs, ISDN, etc.)
  • Knowledge of network security infrastructure (Palo Alto Firewall Services Modules, A10 Load Balancers, exploits, viruses, etc.)
  • Knowledge of server operating systems (Windows, Linux, Netware, etc.), directory services, integration, network based printing systems, and telecommunication hardware and software (PBXs, IP phones, etc.)
  • Experience with network management systems including Solar Winds Orion, HP OpenView, Cisco MARS, and WebSense
  • This job’s responsibilities may include task assignment to support, administer, or access systems, which contractually requires ADP I or II Public Trust Access Level. Eligibility for ADP Clearance requires US Citizenship.

Responsibilities of Network Engineer:

  • Experience with Avaya Communications Manager and Aura programming
  • Secure telecommunications and messaging/VoIP
  • Develop switch, router, firewall, disaster recovery, and VPN infrastructure strategy across the enterprise at multiple sites.
  • Designs and develops network-based services such as wireless, workstation security agents, access control, intrusion detection, and WAN optimization service.
  • Participates in planning and coordination of work assignments, projects, internal policies, procedures, guidelines, and standards.
  • Mentors and develops the Networking team in accomplishing operational support duties.

**NOTE: We can provide you technical training on any of the areas above**









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