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Lead Network Engineer in New York, NY at Presidio, Inc.

Date Posted: 11/9/2018

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Job Description

At Presidio, we think, architect, implement and support the practical reality of IT every day.  We bring together the best minds in the industry to deliver IT excellence and support the answers to our clients’ IT challenges.  As one of the largest IT-as-a-Service solution providers in the U.S., we combine experience and stability with regional expertise and the unique ability to cover local and global business needs. For more information about Presidio visit our website at

The Tri-State Delivery practice is presently seeking a Lead Network Engineer (Principal Consultant) to join our team.  Your primary responsibilities in this role will include preforming project-based engineering, design, installation and troubleshooting of network and security solutions as well as functioning as a technical lead on complex projects requiring teams of engineers.

 Daily responsibilities will include the following: 

  • LAN and WAN routing and switching design, configuration and deployment in small to very large and complex environments including Internet Edge architectures. 
  • You will provide network engineering consulting services, including: assessment, design and implementation of network and security products/solutions. 
  • Develop comprehensive graphical and text-based design documentation and effectively manage the implementation process from design to customer acceptance. 
  • You will assume technical leadership on complex projects.
  • Troubleshoot issues as necessary.
  • You have flexibility with working hours and possess your own vehicle for travel within the Tri-State area.
Required Skills:
  • We seek a Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience and/or military experience along with a minimum of 7 years related experience providing project deliverables in a VAR/Integrator environment.
  • You possess an Active Cisco® CCNP/CCIE certificate or equivalent experience.
  • You communicate effectively (verbally as well in written form).
  • You have solid documentation experience with Microsoft® Visio, Word, and Excel, PowerPoint.
  • You are ambitious and goal-oriented with the initiative to work until the job is completed.
  • We seek expert-level knowledge and experience with design, implementation and support of the following: 
    • Programmable Infrastructure (APIs, Scripting, PYTHON, JSON) strongly desired 
    • Complex routing and switching solutions (Cisco is a must, Nexus strongly preferred) 
    • Multi-protocol environments, with mutual redistribution of routing protocols
    • Multicast
    • QoS
    • Network Access Control, including Cisco Identity Services Engine (ISE) implementation design, configuration, and deployment 
  • Successful candidates will also possess experience and demonstrated expertise in at least one or more of the following areas:
    • ACI, NSX, DNA, Viptela
    • NGFW/Firewalls/VPNs (Cisco is required, Palo Alto/Check Point are a plus) 
    • Authentication solutions including 802.1x/RADIUS/TACACS, Cisco ACS and RSA 
    • Load balancing/Acceleration solutions (Cisco, Citrix, F5, Riverbed)
    • IDS/IPS solutions (Sourcefire/Palo Alto a plus) 
  • Familiarity with additional core technologies will include:
    • NetBrain, NMAP, Nessus, IPERF, SolarWinds, OpenNMS, PRIME, SPLUNK, ESXi




Presidio, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer/ VEVRAA Federal Contractor.  All qualified candidates will receive consideration for this position regardless of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, age, sex, citizenship, ethnicity, veteran status, marital status, disability, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state and local statutes, regulations and ordinances.

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RECRUITMENT AGENCIES PLEASE NOTE: Presidio has a strict PSL in place and will only accept applications from agencies/business partners that have been invited to work on this role through the Presidio portal.  Candidate Resumes/CV's not submitted through the Presidio portal or submitted directly to Hiring Managers will be considered unsolicited and will be treated as gifts and no fee will be payable. Thank you for your cooperation.