Senior Network Infrastructure Engineer Jobs in New Haven CT | IT Infrastructure Job Recruiters

Senior Network Infrastructure Engineer

New Haven, CT | Work from home flexibility

Posted: 09/23/23 Category: IT Infrastructure Job Number: 22463

Job Description

Position: Senior Network Infrastructure Engineer
Location: Remote
Job Type: Direct Hire

Job Description
  • Senior Network Infrastructure Engineers provides engineering services and level 3 support associated with the client's network, firewall, and telephone infrastructure both on-premises and in the cloud.
  • Responsible for building, deploying, documenting, and maintaining functional, optimized, and secure network and telecom environments.
  • Designs, configures, recommends, integrates, and/or constructs functional network and telecom infrastructure on-premises and in the cloud.
  • Provides network infrastructure services in support of information technology and business project activities, often serving as members of a project team.
  • Senior Network Infrastructure Engineers are accountable for management and resolution of incident, problem, service request and change management assignments, as well as providing level 3 support & services (evaluate, diagnose & resolve) for complex work items level 1 and 2 support cannot resolve/satisfy.
  • Frequently requires engagement with internal departments, external partners and/or vendors.
Job Responsibilities
  • Analyze, review and design enterprise class network and telecom systems based on industry experience, research, vendor interaction, proof of concepts and labs.
  • Setup and configure network hardware, operating systems, applications, utilities, services, and other related network infrastructure in support of information technology and business project activities, serving as a member of a project team.
  • Upgrade, maintain, and administer existing network infrastructure including switches, routers, proxy servers, firewalls, load balancers, VPN appliances, DNS/DHCP servers, and IDS/IPS devices.
  • Monitors the client's network and telecom systems and provides 24x7x365 level 3 network support.
  • Works closely with Infrastructure Operations to troubleshoot, manage, and resolve incident, problem, service request and change management assignments.
  • Develop and maintain project plans, standards, procedures, policies, diagrams, proposals, security documentation, troubleshooting guides, inventory lists, and resource plans. Adhere to network documentation and policies.
  • Configure and manage network resources on cloud platforms, including virtual networks, subnets, ExpressRoute, and security groups
  • Monitor network performance, proactively identify and resolve network-related issues for both on-premises and cloud based environments
  • Optimize network configurations for cost-efficiency and performance
  • Ensure compliance with relevant industry standards. and regulations
  • Drive continuous improvement efforts to streamline cloud network operations
  • Ensure network scalability, reliability, and security across cloud environments
  • Participates in disaster recovery & business continuity planning and testing.
  • On-Call and/or after-hours work required
Skill Qualifications
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Self-starter with good work ethic and attitude
  • Ability to research, recommend, and develop cost-effective solutions
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Sound judgment in decision making
Systems/Technical Knowledge:
  • Hardware: Enterprise class network hardware from Arista, Cisco/Meraki, HP Aruba, Palo Alto, F5, and Fortinet
  • Network Operating Systems: Arista EOS, Arista CloudVision, Cisco IOS, PAN OS, Fortinet OS, and Aruba ClearPass
  • LAN/WAN: Ethernet, T-1/T-3, Broadband Internet, Metro Ethernet, Wi-Fi (802.11a/b/g/n), IDF/Distribution /Core layers
  • Telephony: VOIP, UCaaS, and CCaaS, SIP
  • Network Protocols & Services: Including but not limited to EIGRP, BGP, TCP/IP, DNS, DHCP, RADIUS, WINS, SMTP, SNMP, FTP, IPSEC VPN, NAC, and MFA solutions
  • Network tools and applications: Gigamon, CASB, Packet Capture and Analysis (Fiddler, Wireshark etc)
  • Network Scripting (Python, Perl, JSON, XML, etc) are a plus
  • Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Visio
Education and Experience Requirements
  • BS or BA in Computer Science, Information Systems or related field or equivalent combination of experience and training.
  • 7 to 10+ years of experience in design, engineering and administration of on-premises and cloud hosted network and firewall infrastructure or equivalent combination of training and experience.
  • CISCO CCNP/CCDP and Azure Cloud experience preferable

Meet Your Recruiter

Taylor Garrand
Recruiting Delivery Lead

 Contact Taylor today to learn about a great opportunity with Queen Consulting Group!

Apply Online

Send an email reminder to:

Share This Job:

Related Jobs: