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Senior Network Engineer (Pittsburgh, PA or Cleveland, OH) in Pittsburgh, PA at Presidio, Inc.

Date Posted: 6/16/2018

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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 or follow us on Twitter @Presidio.
We are looking for a detail oriented individual with strong technical and leadership skills who can work in a fast paced office setting that requires a great deal of interaction among associates and executives. The ideal candidate must be a people person who can work in groups on various projects. The individual must also have strong verbal and written communication skills and be comfortable interacting with a diverse group of people.
S/He must know the important elements in time management and prioritization in order to manage to deadlines, have a great sense of detail while also be able to see the 'big picture' and be able to multi-task and take initiative when needed.
This individual will be hands on with the delivery of projects, ensuring engineers are technically prepared; services are completed fully and efficiently, and have met or exceeded client expectations.
Stay current with technology trends, customer needs, and market demand to recommend, modify and implement appropriate solution architectures to align with customer requirements. Ensure compliance of company policies, procedures, and objectives regarding processes, initiatives, and projects. Provides technical leadership to both pre and post sales engineers.
Key Responsibilities
  • Performing project-based engineering, design, installation and troubleshooting of data/security networks
  • Lead Engineer for customer projects including design, implementation, testing, and support for new deployments, expansions, environment refresh and upgrades
    • This includes troubleshooting customer environments
  • Working with the engineering team to successfully implement network solutions
  • LAN routing, switching, wireless and security configuration and deployment in medium to very large environments
  • Provide network engineering consulting services, including:
    • Assessment, design and implementation of data and secure networking environments
  • Assist clients through planning, design and implementation of secure data communications networks
  • Creates technical deliverables including network assessments, capacity planning, detailed design documents, implementation plans, configurations, and change orders
  • Lead technical discussions to understand business requirements and translate them into functional specifications
  • Develop comprehensive graphical and text-based design documentation and effectively manage the implementation process from design to customer acceptance
  • Provides peer reviews of implementations, configurations, and documentation for team members
  • Assists other team members with deployment or best practices
  • Engages in continuous learning to stay abreast on new and emerging technologies
  • Obtain vendor-related certifications, to enhance professional development and our corporate standing with our vendors
  • Develop and Maintain relationships with peers at vendor partners
Required Skills
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience and/or military experience
  • 8-15+ years of relevant job experience including configuring, analyzing & troubleshooting complex networks
  • Strong knowledge and experience with design, implementation and support of the following:
    • Complex routing, switching and wireless solutions (Cisco is a MUST)
    • Cisco Enterprise Wireless communication design, configuration
    • Firewalls/VPNs (Cisco is a must, Palo Alto is a plus)
    • Network Access Control, including Cisco Identity Services Engine (ISE) implementation design, configuration, and deployment (preferred)
    • IDS/IPS solutions (SourceFire/ Palo Alto a plus)
    • Load balancing/Acceleration solutions (Cisco, F5, Citrix, Riverbed)
  • Quality of Service understanding and configuration; able to customize across all Cisco platforms to support Voice, Video, and selected applications
  • MPLS Traffic engineering design, configuration, and troubleshooting
  • Routing protocols-OSPF, EIGRP, BGP, IOS, IOS-XR, NXOS
  • WAN connectivity such as T1/T3, OC3, OC12, MPLS, Metro-E
  • Spanning-tree, VTP, Port Channels, Load balancing, SPAN, Multicast PIM Sparse/Dense, MSDP
  • Nexus configuration and design (a MUST)
  • ACI, iWAN, WaaS, VDC, VPC, OTV, LISP, FabricPatch, DCNM (preferred)
  • Configuring Lightweight and Autonomous APs, WLAN Controllers, PRIME
  • Bridging, outdoor/mesh, location tracking, WIPS, guest access
  • Wireless surveys, site assessments, and audits
  • Meraki wireless
  • LDP, TDP, RSVP Label distribution
  • MPBGP-VPNv4, Multi-VRF and VRF-Lite
  • CCNP - R/S, Wireless or Security Required
  • CCIE and/or CCDE (preferred)
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.


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