Senior Network Engineer
****This position MAY be located outside of Omaha, NE****
The Senior Network Engineer role is responsible for maintaining, administering anddesigning/engineering solutions for critical infrastructure initiatives for the corporate Network infrastructure. This position is responsible for the development and vision for the entire enterprise network. The Senior Network Engineer will provide advanced networking skills along with mentoring duties for the entire enterprise team.
Experienced technical direction in the design and support of the enterprise Network structure.
Collaborate with various vendors and partners to provide guidance in selecting the best possible standards for our environment.
Protecting data, software, and hardware by coordinating, planning and implementing network security measures.
Advanced network monitoring skills to determine if adjustments need to be made.
Experience with technology vendors to provide solutions that are effective for the enterprise.
Provide technical leadership for deployment and support engineering teams.
Design for stability in the production environment and adjust as necessary for system
Develop and maintain effective cross functional working relationships with corporate
and local teams to ensure a consistent support structure.
Deep understanding of industry best practices and latest technical advancements in
Provide the highest level of support for the corporate environment.
Flexibility to work varied schedules, including periodic late night (change window) shifts
NECESSARY KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Expert understanding of network infrastructure and network hardware.
Create advanced level network diagrams and documentation for design and planning network systems.
Previous Fortinet and Cisco experience would be required.
Configuring firewalls, routing and switching to maximize network efficiency and security
Multiple Firewall (Cisco, Checkpoint, Palo Alto) experience including UTM environment
Advanced knowledge of dynamic routing (BGP, EIGRP and OSPF) and SD-WAN
Demonstrable experience configuring, implementing and maintaining security and UTM features
of firewalls, including IPS, AV, DLP, email filtering, app identification and URL filtering
Demonstrable experience in Virtual networking in a VMWare environment
Must be able to work effectively with a variety of people, as part of a team or independently, and enforce policies without alienating employees.
Able to quickly learn new or unfamiliar technology and products using documentation and internet resources.
Strong work ethic, demonstrated self-starter, ability to work in a fast-paced,
team-oriented environment, with excellent verbal and written communication skills
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
Bachelor’sDegree in networking or other closely related IT engineering field from a recognized institutionor the equivalent amount of related work experience.
7+ years of network engineering experience within a large enterprise
7+ years of experience with firewall and network security protocols
5+ years of experience with dynamic routing, URL filtering and network segmentation
2+ years working in a Fortinet networking environment
2+ years of experience in designing and maintaining an SD-WAN topology
Demonstrated experience learning and growing through continuing informal or formal education
Current network certifications required - preferably Fortinet and Cisco
PHYSICAL DIMENSIONS for Lifting, Carrying, Pushing, Pulling:
Must be able to follow and understand verbal instructions.
Must be able to walk frequently throughout the day.
Must be able to operate various tools.
Must have enough physical flexibility for maintenance tasks.
Must be able to lift systems related equipment on a recurring basis.
Note:The statements herein are intended to describe the general nature and level, or work being performed by employees assigned to this classification.They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified.Furthermore, they do not establish a contract for employment and are subject to change at the discretion of the employer.
- Pay Type Salary
- BHM-Corporate, 1314 DOUGLAS ST STE 1500, Omaha, Nebraska, United States of America