Randstad IT NETWORK ENGINEER in Peoria, Illinois


job details:

  • location:Peoria, IL

  • salary:$75,000 - $100,000 per year

  • date posted:Tuesday, March 13, 2018

  • job type:Permanent

  • industry:Information Technology

  • reference:607727

job description


We are looking for a Network Engineer with the skills and ability to design, implement, and support our growing network infrastructure. You will participate on a team that is responsible for developing scalable, maintainable, highly available network architectures that meet business objectives and SLAs.


· Five years of experience in network support and project implementation

· Working knowledge and design of large distributed Local Area and Wide Area Networks

· Able to design network solutions after gathering pertinent business and technical requirements

· Working knowledge of networking protocols (e.g., IPSEC, HSRP, BGP, OSPF, 802.11, QoS)

· Working knowledge of network management platforms

· Experience troubleshooting networks using packet decoding toolsets

· In-depth understanding of Cisco's switching/routing family of products and their functionality

· Associate's Degree, Bachelor's Degree, or equivalent education and experience

Interpersonal Skills/Characteristics

· Exhibits a high level of initiative and resourcefulness

· Demonstrates excellent organizational skills

· Demonstrates excellent written and verbal communication skills

· Able to prioritize and balance multiple projects and tasks

· Works effectively without supervision

· Manages time efficiently and meets deadlines

· Consistently exercises sound judgment in alignment with business and technical best practices

· Consistently provides thorough documentation of network solutions

Additional Experience Preferred but not Required:

· Experience with Unified Communications and VOIP technologies (e.g., Cisco Call Manager/Unity, Call Recording)

· Experience with Cisco Nexus (7K, 5K, 2K), and Catalyst (6500, 4500) platforms

· Experience with other vendors' switching/routing products

· Experience with Wireless LAN technologies

· Experience with Cisco's firewall family of products and their functionality including: ASA (5505 - 5585x) and Sourcefire platform

· Experience with Solarwinds and SNMP