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Network Architect
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iStaff | Plano, TX
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Job Description

Network Architect

Client Location: Plano, TX

Direct Hire: Targeting $120K


  • Excellent Vacation
  • 401K with company match up to 6%
  • Educational assistance program - client encourages employees to better themselves through higher education. Client will reimburse employees for educational expenses (based on academic performance) related to the employee's position or toward a degree plan.
  • Excellent medical and dental benefits for the employee and family.

Our client in Plano, Texas is looking for a Network Architect to add to their team. This is an organization with outstanding benefits, great leadership, and plenty of room for growth.

The following skills will be required for this role:

  • CCNP or higher
  • SIP Applications
  • Heavy Experience with Firewalls

Additionally, it would set you apart if you had:

Experience with any virtualization or cloud environments

This job description is brief, but we have MUCH more to talk about. If you think this is the position for you, apply to set up a conversation with one of our senior recruiters. We look forward to hearing from you!

Job Description:

  • Design and implement resilient, survivable, and scalable network solutions
  • Analyze business requirements to develop technical network solutions and their framework.
  • Perform network modelling, analysis, and planning.
  • Monitors systems performance and ensures compliance with security standards.
  • Identify, document, and help implement monitoring points with the NOC team.
  • Create and maintain comprehensive documentation for all implemented networked services.
  • Help training and transfer knowledge to other engineers and operations staff.
  • Installing software patches and upgrading network infrastructure components
  • Performing or schedule backup and restarting services.

Basic Qualifications

  • Strong Route-Switch knowledge (CCNP level
  • Strong Experience with SIP applications
  • Strong Experience with Quality of Service
  • Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal skills
  • Experienced using typical office PC applications

Preferred Skills

  • 5+ years' experience as Sr. Network Engineer in Enterprise environment.
  • Deep technical knowledge of Cisco IOS. (CCNP Certification preferred)
  • Experience with Network Security (Firewalls)
  • Experience with Cisco Wireless production portfolio
  • Experience with virtualization and cloud environments


Applicants must be eligible to work in the specified location