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Information Services
Senior Network Engineer
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Synergis | Las Vegas, NV
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Job Description

Sr. Network Engineer
Las Vegas, NV
6 month Contract to Perm or Direct Hire
$80K - 90K - Negotiable

Job Description:
Responsible to maintain all aspects of an organization's global network systems including software, hardware and respective provider services. Administers and maintains a wide variety of network devices for LAN/WAN, wireless, and telecommunications. Analyzes and troubleshoots network problems and recommends upgrades and changes. Work with IT Management to assess the organization's current and future network needs. Performs network monitoring, resolves incidents and changes. Relies on extensive experience working in global organizations. Exercises sound judgment to plan and accomplish goals.

BS or BA degree in computer science or related field preferred
Related Cisco Certifications Required
Minimum 7 years' experience with Back End network infrastructure technologies in both a design/engineering and operational capacities.

Required Skills:
Data Center operations experience - build/maintain rack, cable, power, High Availability options, capacity planning and forecasting, disaster recovery/business continuity and architectures
Technical vision, adhering to maintenance and performance standards of data, voice or video network hardware and systems. Solicits and builds consensus among network team to clarify that vision.
High degree of experience with engineering and implementing complex LAN/WAN/Internet and cloud network environments with an emphasis on datacenter management.
Troubleshoots highly complex data, voice or video network and hardware problems; researches and analyzes significant, complex network problems that require evaluation of intangibles, such as downstream effects on client satisfaction; assesses and evaluates current and future systems.
Provides expert technical support and guidance on highly complex design issues.
Researches and analyzes data or voice networking technologies to remain current in the industry. Provides direction and strategy for future direction. Key partner for product development, game programming, operations and ops support, security and risk team, procurement and facilities to ensure codependences are properly managed.
Consults, support and guides supported organizations as well as providing leadership across the various IT teams.
Creates and maintains data, voice or video network documentation and communicates to senior management regarding the current operational status of networks.
Performs cost analyses and vendor comparisons for large scale projects to ensure cost-effective and efficient design, and evaluates feasibility of various approaches. Ensures adherence to model created and overall budgetary guidelines.

Technical Experience:
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Strong business acumen, action oriented and results driven

Excellent working knowledge of:
IT systems, architectures, and nomenclature
Technical writing discipline
Project management methodologies and techniques
Experience with Cisco and Force10 Networking equipment in an enterprise environment.
Deep understanding of TCP/IP Protocol Stack
Deep understanding of QoS Design and Implementation
Deep understanding of Network Monitoring Platform Management and Configuration (Solarwinds)
Deep understanding of Cisco Wireless Network Platforms
Deep understanding of Remote Network Access Technologies (Cisco ASA, Juniper)
Deep understanding and past or present experience configuring and troubleshooting with OSPF, EIGRP & BGP Routing Protocols
Network Security Devices (Cisco ASA & PIX, Juniper, Checkpoint)
Deep understanding of L3 MPLS VPN Tunnels and IPSec based VPN Technologies
Deep understanding of Layer 2 Switching Products/Technology
Good understanding Nexus Product Line - Fabric Extenders (NX 2XXX), Nexus 5XXX, 7XXX series Switches/Technology
Deep understanding of audio and video technologies and protocols - H.323/SIP
High level understanding of Video Conferencing Architectures and Codec's
Understanding/experience with hybrid VC systems from major vendors - Cisco, Polycom
Understanding of TDM and IP Trunk side phone system technologies - PRI's, SIP Trunks, etc.
Deep understanding of IP Telephony Systems/Technology and integration with networks
Familiarity with IP Phone system from some of major vendors - Cisco, Avaya, ShoreTel, Mitel

For immediate consideration, please forward resume to (see below)


Applicants must be eligible to work in the specified location

About Synergis

Synergis' programming team develops solutions that help integrate applications, reduce repetitive or time consuming tasks by understanding the unique challenges of leveraging technology to your advantage. Are you looking to improve your design time? Or reduce design errors and revisions? Or gain a competitive edge? How about eliminating redundant, value diminishing work processes? If you answered yes to any of these questions, then why not let Synergis Technologies develop a solution to automate your sales or drawing creation. Our experts understand that each design environment is unique and sometimes requires more than an "out-of-the-box" solution. Therefore our programming services are designed to leverage your existing software tools, and streamline your work processes. Synergis Technologies' process automation experts have a proven track record for developing solutions that provide the following results: Lower labor costs by improving efficiency Provide faster delivery of proposals and detailed drawings Reduce errors and revisions in documentation and drawings Increase production capacity without increased labor force Leverage existing software and technologies Retain and document product knowledge Eliminate duplicate data entry by integrating multiple software packages To speak to our process automation experts, please call 800-836-5440.