Sr. Network Engineer

We are seeking a Senior Network Engineer to join our client's IT Security Team. 

Duties and Responsibilities

The Senior Network Engineer will design and implement security related networking solutions across our modern cloud native environment:

  • Support all physical and logical network related tasks;
  • Support testing of network access controls, end user network connectivity, and wireless support and setup;
  • Configure and install software, servers, routers, and other network devices;
  • Monitor network performance and integrity;
  • Resolve issues that tiers of support have escalated by troubleshooting cloud and local infrastructure;
  • Automate tasks and monitor their effectiveness;
  • Create, oversee, and test security measures (e.g. access authentication and disaster recovery);
  • Communicate with users when needed;
  • Maintain technical documentation;
  • Recommend improvements to network performance, capacity, and scalability.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s in information technology, Computer Science, or related field;
  • 5+ year’s experience as a Senior Network Engineer;
  • Professional certification – Cisco/Network Related Certifications CCNA/CCNP; Other certifications like Certified Ethical Hacker, Cisco Certified Design Associate are a plus
  • Solid working experience in network administration and architecture required;
  • Familiarity with access control models and network security;
  • Knowledge of coding languages for scripting (e.g Python, Perl);
  • Experience with network diagnostics, monitoring and analysis tools (e.g. SolarWinds network tools)
  • Solid understanding of network operating systems;
  • Sharp troubleshooting skills;
  • Ability to work independently;
  • Organizational and mentoring skills.
  • Must be able to perform some onsite work in our Overland Park, KS and Topeka, KS locations
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