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Senor Network Architect

Franklin, TN
Senor Network Architect
Franklin, TN
Duration: 6+ Months
Required all these Key skills in the resume: Architect, Design, Implementation, Wireless, Routing/ Switching, Riverbed, F5 Load balancing.
Job Responsibilities (Indicative Activities)
  • Evaluate and recommend specific products and platforms to provide cost effective solutions that meet architectural requirements.
  • Understand customer requirements, translating them into refined and detailed specification documents.
  • Communicate technical concepts effectively to the business stakeholders.
  • Work with Presales and/or Design Consultants on the high level design approval.
  • To lead the project implementation phase and be responsible for delivery of projects on time and on budget.
  • Creation of HLD (High Level Design) and LLD (Low Level Design).
  • Build Implementation Plan and co-ordinate in raising the Change Request.
  • Coordinate deployment of network infrastructure with other members of IT organization.
  • Keeping abreast of industry trends, technology innovation, and changing customer requirements to help with the continual service improvement process.
  • Perform Peer-Review of Engineering Work Orders (EWO) and represent CAB/TAB review for the approvals.
  • Working with 3rd party hardware and Telco suppliers to ensure delivery expectations are met and issues escalated accordingly.
  • Identifying opportunities for continuous improvements.
  • Provide resolution to project or customer issues, following proper escalation procedures, in a timely fashion.
  • Participate as ultimate escalation point for vendor/product & customer technical faults.
  • Contributing and producing regular status reports as required,
Key requirements
  • Over all experience of 8+ years with at least 5+ years of experience in network engineering design and implementation.
  • Experience working on various Network product line such as Cisco, Juniper, Riverbed, F5, HPN, ARUBA etc.,
  • Experience work on Cisco Products: Cisco Routers, WAAS, Nexus 7k/5k, Cisco Switches, Cisco 65xx, 45xx, 37xx, ACE, WLC, WCS, LWAPPs.
  • Expert level experience working on WAN technologies: IP Routing, Frame Relay, ATM, Multi-Layer Switching, ACL’s, NAT, T1/E1, DS3/OC3.
  • Expert level experience working on Routers/Routing:  Cisco 4000 / 4500 / 6500 / 7200 routers, Protocols include RIP, OSPF, ISIS, BGP, MBGP, EIGRP, MPLS, VRF, L3 VPN’s, IPSec, VPNs, ACL’s, NAT, CoS.
  • Expert level experience working on LAN/Switching:  Cisco Catalyst 3500 / 3550 / 3700 / 3900 / 4000 / 6500 series switches, Gigabit Ethernet, 802.1q, ISL, Ether Channel, Multicast, SNMP, VSS, VTP, STP, RSTP, HSRP/VRRP, vDC, vPC, VRF, FCoE, DHCP, Traffic Shaping, Voice over IP, Video / Voice QoS (CBWFQ, LLQ).
  • Expert level experience working on Wireless: 802.1x, WPA/WPA2 and WEP with TKIP / AES
  • Experience working on Load Balancers -  Netscalers, F5 and Cisco
  • Experience working with Network management and troubleshooting tools, NMS / Analysis: Cisco works 5.0 / 2000, What’s up Gold, Sniffer Pro 4.5 / 4.6, Sniffer Reporter
  • Sound knowledge on major vendor technologies & architectures such as LAN/WAN/Wireless/Security/Unified Comms/Data Centre and related product knowledge is essential.
  • Should have designed and implemented large Network Infrastructure projects in the past with a single - vendor environment.  Multi-vendor environment experience is desirable.
  • Experience in Design and Implementation of Advanced Technologies (WAN Optimization).
  • Prior experience in design or operation of an enterprise network infrastructure, experience in participating in global network design forums desirable.
  • Participate in project meeting with respective stakeholders prior to execution.
  • Demonstrate deep expertise in technical and network process design.
  • Experience in implementing solutions via controlled change control governance procedures.
  • Bachelor of Arts/Science or equivalent degree in computer science or related area of study; without a degree, three additional years of relevant professional experience.
  • Preferable Certifications (Not Mandatory if adequate experience available) – CCNA/CCNP/CCDA, CCIE (R&S), CCDP etc.
  • Understanding of ITIL processes and frame work.
Soft Skills
  • Long term in current origination with dynamic attitude and willingness to learn will be preferred.
  • Excellent in written and verbal communication and good customer / client relationship management.
  • Demonstrated strong personal mastery, including ethics, interpersonal skills, and engagement in continuous learning.
  • Has ability to drive resolution of problems.
  • Able to communicate and present complex issues with assurance and confidence.
  • During troubleshooting calls have good skills in questioning, listening, ideas development, permission and rapport, and influencing. 
  • Ability to work with a team to provide written responses to technical proposals and /or reports/documentation for delivery.
  • Flexible to work in
    • On call Support
    • Weekend Implementations
Kiran Kumar
Key Business Solutions, Inc.
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