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Network Engineer

Nashville, TN
Expired: over a month ago Applications are no longer accepted.
  • Full-Time
Job Description

This is a remote position.

Network Engineer Consultant
Nashville, TN – remote hybrid. 1-2 days/month onsite
Direct Hire – 125-150K + 15% bonus, great benefits and PTO


  • Documents, maintains, and communicates client network and network security requirements and architecture.
  • Develops forward thinking models that support IT strategy and architecture.
  • Develops, recommends, and supports a migration strategy to move from the current technical platforms to the future technical architecture.
  • Consults in the design or selection of new systems and technical infrastructure projects.
  • Consults on technology topics to third party companies doing business with Client.
  • Technical lead for team as it pertains to network and network security.
  • Leads and participates in professional services projects, ensuring that projects are clearly defined, systematically executed, fully documented, and business results oriented.
  • Architect, design, and implement traditional, software defined, and cloud-based solutions.
  • Perform configuration migrations using OEM native tools and self-maintained scripts.
  • Share information and best practices with other team members.
  • Produce documentation and provide detailed knowledge transfer to customers on Client supported solutions.
  • Perform technical hands-on integration of various products mentioned below.

Required Skills / Experience
  • 5 years’ experience architecting, designing, and deploying wired and wireless networks and network security solutions, ideally with a special emphasis (hardware and software) on as many as possible of the following vendors:
    • Aruba
    • Fortinet
    • Arista
    • Palo Alto
    • Cisco
  • Experience with unified threat management solutions including firewalls, VPN, IDS, IPS, URL filtering, anti-virus, etc. using physical, virtual, and cloud-based solutions.
  • Experience configuring LAN, WAN, wireless solutions by Cisco, Arista, Aruba, Fortinet, etc.
  • Ability to plan, install, configure, upgrade, migrate, and support network switches and routers.
  • Ability to perform physical implementation tasks (rack, stack, cable, etc.).
  • Strong knowledge of LAN, WAN, DMZ and Core Routing.
  • Strong knowledge of BGP, OSPF, VXLAN, and policy-based routing.
  • Strong knowledge of network access control technologies such as Aruba ClearPass or Cisco ISE.
  • Ability to configure and troubleshoot GRE and IPSEC tunnels.
  • Ability to prioritize tasks and work assignments.
  • Ability to professionally interact with clients and contractors.
  • Core Competencies
  • Passion for learning innovative technologies
  • Excellent troubleshooting and critical analysis skills
  • Flexibility and willingness to do what it takes to get the job done
  • Effective communication skills both internally and externally
  • Highly organized and detail oriented

Desired Skills / Experience
• Experience performing wireless surveys and assessments using tools such as Ekahau.
• Experience with mainstream network and systems monitoring suites such as SolarWinds, etc.
• Experience configuring network load balancers such as F5, etc.
• Experience performing LAN / WAN bandwidth analysis and sizing.
• Experience deploying VMware NSX.
• Experience with scripting/programming languages such as Python.
• Experience producing business relevant presentations and technical oriented writing.



Nashville, TN



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