Network Engineer - Mid : 18-05376

Ashburn, VA 20147

Posted: 12/04/2018 Job Category: Network & System Engineering Job Number: 11646669
     Women Back to Work (WBW) candidates will also be considered for this position.

Akraya is looking for a Network Engineer - Mid for one of our clients. If the job description below is a fit, please apply directly or call Monika at 408-907-6415. If this position is not quite what you’ re looking for, visit akraya.Com and submit a copy of your resume. Our recruiters will get to work finding you a job that is a better match at one of our many clients.

Primary Skills: Cisco, Arista, Checkpoint, Palo Alto and F5 platform configuration
Duration: 08+ Months
Contract Type: W2/C2C


Job Description:     
  • Empower a culture of safety, security, and compliance in all aspect of datacenter activities
  • Establish and enhance strong working relationships with various internal teams and external suppliers
  • Configure and validate console and Ethernet management connectivity for all new gear
  • Configure routers, switches, firewalls, VMware, Openstack to help build end-to-end testbeds
  • Rack / Stack and power Servers, Switches and Routers in Telco racks and cabinets
  • Complete cabling requests as per diagram provided by the senior engineers.
  • Update inventory systems as required
  • Install new application software on Windows and Linux based systems
  • Providing ‘ remote-hands’ support to other team members
  • Understand overall ticket management process. Maintain records and document issues utilizing our ticket system.
  • Carry out system administration tasks such as software installation/updates, security patches, and hardware maintenance
Required Skills: 
  • Master’ s degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science
  • Hands on experience in Cisco, Arista, Checkpoint, Palo Alto and F5 platform configuration
  • Understanding of networking protocols (e.G. BGP4, OSPF, IPSEC, HSRP, 802.11, QoS)
  • Hands on experience with Windows and Linux Operating System for application installation and resolving vulnerabilities through patching
  • Knowledge of telecommunications technologies, systems, and circuits (e.G. Ethernet, Sonet, TDM circuits etc.)
  • Experience operating heavy-load movement equipment (pallet jacks, chassis lifts, etc.)
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs.
  • 0-3 years of related industry experience. This requirement is eliminated if the candidate has Master’ s degree in related field.
Desired Skills: 
  • CCNP Certification
  • Understanding of AC & DC power circuits.
  • Experience terminating and testing CAT 5/6 and Fiber cables.

    Please apply directly with your updated resume or call Monika at   408-907-6415

About Akraya

Akraya, Inc. Is an award-winning staffing firm that works with many of the leading, technology-based companies around the world. We have been ranked as one of the “ Best Staffing Firms to Temp for” by Staffing Industry Analysts on multiple occasions and are a preferred staffing vendor within numerous staffing programs. Please visit akraya.Com to search through all of our current openings or to submit your resume to our recruiting team. 

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