Senior Network Engineer (Product Delivery)

Chicago, IL (Remote)

Contract to hire or Full time direct, hire

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Project Delivery Sr. Network Engineers are primarily responsible for specifying and implementing network solutions for clients, and for ensuring the stability and performance of client networks. Sr. Network Engineers also act as an advanced escalation tier, providing support for incidents and issues escalated from the Managed Services team. They are focused on project development, design, and delivery. While they primarily work on improvement measures for current clients, their expertise is utilized in the pre-sales and on-boarding processes to lend a strategic, technical voice to new client relationships. Being part of a team that is primarily project based, our Sr. Network Engineers are required to maintain billable utilization thresholds and optimize their time towards client-facing deliverables.



Required Skills:

  • 5+ years relevant experience; Cisco IOS required, Palo Alto, Juniper, and Cisco NX-OS a plus;
  • Concrete senior to expert understanding of, and operational familiarity with, BGP, OSPF, route redistribution, Spanning Tree, LACP, trunking and 802.1Q, firewalls and ACLs, IPsec, NAT, TCP/UDP, IPv4, Wi-Fi, RADIUS, and packet capture
  • Familiarity with traffic engineering, Python (or other scripting), IDS/IPS, load balancers, SD-WAN, QoS/CoS, policy routing, NAC, IPv6, and Azure or AWS connectivity a plus; Windows, VMware, Linux, and / or Active Directory experience a plus
  • Familiar with related concepts such as DNS and DHCP
  • Ability to work flexible hours including on-call rotation
  • 4-year degree in a relevet field and a Cisco CCNP or CCIE



Mary Nugent

Senior Recruiting Consultant

Forbes Technical Consulting

Chicago, IL

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