HBR Consulting LLC

  • Senior Network Engineer

    Posted Date 3 days ago(7/18/2018 11:05 AM)
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    IT Managed Services
  • Overview

    The Senior Network Engineer plans, designs, implements, maintains and/or manages the multiple levels of support of the network environment. This position is responsible for the development and analysis of complex, leading edge network systems to align with business strategy


    • Responsible for WAN provisioning and support of the LAN, WAN, Security and Voice infrastructure for Enterprise and Production environments globally
    • Provide senior level expertise on decisions, security and priorities regarding the network environment.
    • Drives the establishment and implementation of standards and guidelines that guide the network solutions across the enterprise in a secure manner.
    • Acts as the liaison and subject matter expert between the architecture, security and engineering teams to integrate technical solutions to existing multifaceted, complex, customer facing production environments.
    • Responsible for change management procedures and detailed ownership, planning, and execution of highly complex, secure,  high risk, multifaceted changes.
    • Provide technical guidance and leadership to project teams and individuals as appropriate.
    • Mentor and train Network Engineers and Sr Network Engineers.
    • Acts as the top-level escalation point for all networks and related technical designs.
    • Respond, analyze, and follow up on outstanding network issues at all levels; ensure timely problem resolution.
    • Strive to improve communications and teamwork across organizations.
    • Other key functions include carrier management, incident management, problem management, capacity management, service acceptance, event management, performance management, and standards compliance, with a focus on service restoration, sustainability, and proactive service improvement.
    • Additional duties as assigned.


    • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Computer Science or related field or equivalent work experience. 
    • 7+ years’ experience in a large multi-platform environment or equivalent technical experience
    • Ability to analyze and oversee the design of highly complex network products, projects and services to meet corporate needs.
    • Must have strong analytical\trouble shooting skills with extensive work experience; experience in providing situational analysis for networking\telecommunications.
    • Strong written and verbal communication.
    • Excellent customer orientation, support, and interfacing experience with ability to persuade, convince, or influence others to take appropriate action.
    • Ability to lead and impact others at all levels of the organization. 
    • Proven success in dealing with concurrent problems and issues effectively in a dynamic, high-pressure environment.
    • Advanced understanding of business strategy as it relates to network environment.
    • Innovative and highly skilled professional with advance knowledge of networking and voice technologies and services.
    • Strong working knowledge of OSI layers 1-7, with the ability to apply analytical and troubleshooting skillsets to solve complex problems within Telecom and across IT disciplines.
    • Technical aptitude should be balanced with strong business skills that demonstrate excellent communications, interpersonal, and professional skills; including integrity, self-motivation, adaptability, and dependability.

    Familiarity with the following technologies and other related programs; Ability to learn new programs as needed.

    • Routing and Layer 3 protocols
      • BGP, IGP, and EGP
      • Public BGP multi-homing topologies
    • WAN Technologies
      • MPLS
      • SDWAN
      • Internet
      • Vendors = VzB, Century Link, L3
      • Hardware = Cisco, Arista
    • LAN
      • VRF, VPC, MLAG, spine leaf
      • Redundant and self-healing LAN designs
      • Vendors = Arista, Cisco
    • Monitoring
      • Net flow configuring and polling
      • OpenConfig knowledge a plus
      • Monitoring platforms such as Solarwinds
    • Traffic tools and performance testing
      • IXIA, iPerf
    • Security Engineering
      • Implementing requested policies, configuring advanced features, troubleshooting and tuning
      • Vendors = FortiNet, Palo Alto
    • Automation experience with Python or similar a plus


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