Network Engineer in Greenwood Village, CO at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 6/5/2018

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Job #:  854574

Sr. Network Engineer



Denver Metro Area


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Ongoing support and configuration of all elements of the company’s voice and data network, including routers, switches, telecommunication closets and cabling.
  • In conjunction with other systems staff, maintains internal DHCP scopes and DNS administration.
  • Optimizes the performance and availability of network and end-user infrastructures through the application of best practices such as performance monitoring, capacity planning, and trend analysis and recommends improved methodologies.
  • Responsible for the engineering, deployment and support of the voice and data network infrastructure.
  • Implements and maintains voice and data network devices, physical cable plant, and supporting tools to provide for the 24X7X365 availability of the technology environment.
  • Creates and maintains documentation such as device and address inventories, verification of circuits, floor plans, and technology roadmaps as well as operational policies and procedures.
  • Assists in the development and implementation of company’s technology strategy, including goals, priorities and policies relating to companies information and communications management.
  • Recommends strategy for the planning, use and coordination of networking technology and services including the evaluation of current and proposed systems.
  • Adhere to all company policies and procedures.
  • On call support on a rotational basis.
  • Adherence to and compliance with information systems security is everyone’s responsibility. It is the responsibility of every computer user to: Know and follow Information Systems security policies and procedures. Attend Information Systems security training, when offered.  Report information systems security problems.


Experience, Knowledge and Skills:

  • 8+ years experience in network architecture and engineering.
  • 3+ years experience in the deployment and maintenance of network security controls including Cisco PIX/ASA and Palo Alto firewalls.
  • 3+ years experience in the deployment and maintenance of enterprise network routing architectures using protocols such as OSPF, BGP, EIGRP.
  • 3+ years experience in the deployment and maintenance of network solutions for a large, multi-site enterprise environment.
  • Expert knowledge and experience in the deployment and maintenance of enterprise switched networks, including (VTP, STP, HSRP, trunking, VLANs, port security and monitoring) in a multi-vendor environment.
  • Experience with SD-WAN technology, such as Viptella or Velocloud.
  • Experience with load balancing technology, such as Citrix Netscaler or F5 BigIP LTM.
  • Experience with wireless technology, such as Aerohive and Cisco.
  • In-depth knowledge of Voice over IP; experience with Cisco and Avaya VOIP products.
  • Experience with SolarWinds and other network management and monitoring solutions.
  • Preferred to have Juniper Networks experience on Junos with SRX / EX platforms.
  • 4-year degree in Computer Science or related field or equivalent experience.
  • CCNP or CCIE preferred
  • Effective oral, written and interpersonal communication skills.


Notes From The Team:

-Looking for Cisco focused resources

-Cisco BGP, OSPF, strong routing/switching all must have pieces

-Some Data Center experience a big PLUS

-Ideally looking for candidates with 5+ years’ experience in a large enterprise environments