Role details

Network Engineer - Private Equity

New York   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Peformance Based Bonus (Uncapped)
  • Dynamic, Colloborative Envirnoment

About Our Client

8 Billion AUM.

Job Description

* Experience with Cisco data center
* Demonstrated experience in both networking as well as Wintel environments from a network operations center
* Experience with Palo Alto firewall administration
* Strong experience in Cisco Routing and Switching including knowledge of Multicast, QoS, IOS Security, and IPv6
* VPN and Wireless LAN experience desired
* 5+ years LAN/WAN experience
* Requires in-depth knowledge of TCP/IP and communication protocols. Knowledge of IPSec GRE tunnels, multicasting and traffic balancing techniques essential.
* Hands-on experience with all phases of firewall and network operations, firewall change requests, network services
* Ability to troubleshoot complex multi-vendor network issues in the LAN and WAN networks and work with multiple application and system teams to identify bottlenecks and other network configuration issues.
* Knowledge of network routing (BGP, EIGRP) and switching protocols, multicast and QoS protocols, Cisco hardware routers and switches, hands on experience with Cisco Nexus switches is a plus.
* Excellent oral and written communication skills including ability to interact effectively with executives, vendors and department staff.
* Verbal communication skills required as this position requires some interaction with requestors (usually application and technical project teams) and the network and firewall outsourcers technical staff.
* Position demands that the incumbent be able to work independently but also be a strong team player.

The Successful Applicant

* Experience with Cisco data center
* Demonstrated experience in both networking as well as Wintel environments from a network operations center
* Experience with Palo Alto firewall administration
* Strong experience in Cisco Routing and Switching including knowledge of Multicast, QoS, IOS Security, and IPv6
* VPN and Wireless LAN experience desired
* 5+ years LAN/WAN experience
* Requires in-depth knowledge of TCP/IP and communication protocols. Knowledge of IPSec GRE tunnels, multicasting and traffic balancing techniques essential.
* Hands-on experience with all phases of firewall and network operations, firewall change requests, network services
* Ability to troubleshoot complex multi-vendor network issues in the LAN and WAN networks and work with multiple application and system teams to identify bottlenecks and other network configuration issues.
* Knowledge of network routing (BGP, EIGRP) and switching protocols, multicast and QoS protocols, Cisco hardware routers and switches, hands on experience with Cisco Nexus switches is a plus.
* Excellent oral and written communication skills including ability to interact effectively with executives, vendors and department staff.
* Verbal communication skills required as this position requires some interaction with requestors (usually application and technical project teams) and the network and firewall outsourcers technical staff.
* Position demands that the incumbent be able to work independently but also be a strong team player.

What's on Offer

Base Salary + Performance based bonus. Health benefits, 401k.

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