Expedient is a cloud and data center infrastructure as a service (IaaS) provider with local operations in Baltimore, MD; Boston, MA; Cleveland, OH; Columbus, OH; Indianapolis, IN; Memphis, TN; and Pittsburgh, PA. Converged solutions enable Expedient clients to focus on strategic business innovation, while a talented team of experts handles operating the information technology needed to support it. Learn more about us at expedient.com/careers.
As a result of significant growth, we have a need for a Network Engineer to work as a part of our Service Delivery Team.
Expedient employs its own in-house recruiting team. We do not work with 3rd party recruiting agencies or vendors.
We do not offer sponsorship.
The Network Engineer will be a part of the Service Delivery Engineering team to deliver standard product solutions for our customers. This position will design and configure network services connecting various customer and datacenter environments to support additional managed services. Using platforms primarily from Juniper and Cisco, the engineer will work with dedicated and shared customer infrastructure, including: switches, firewalls, SSLVPN appliances, load balancers and other network devices.
Successful candidates will have significant depth and technical knowledge on network design, with a variety of network devices as an administrator, engineer or consultant. They will embrace technical challenges with creativity and the ability to interact with customers at many different technical levels.
The position reports to the Manager of Service Delivery and can be located in any one of the following Expedient offices: Pittsburgh, PA; Cleveland, OH; Columbus, OH; or Indianapolis, IN.
Review the network requirements and solution from the sales team and customer to construct a successful design and implementation plan
Ensure delivery of standard network services and IP communication during project implementations for customers per contract
Provisioning VLANs and IP routing within the data centers and to/from customer premise
Provisioning, tailored configuration, and troubleshooting of VPNs, firewalls, and load balancer services
Provision and document network disaster recovery services and participate on testing with the customer
Follow implementation guidelines, processes, and procedures to ensure standards and quality are met
Ensure appropriate documentation of the implementation is generated, maintained during the project for effective hand-off and transition to the Operations Support Center (OSC)
Communicate with project managers, customers, and internal staff at regular intervals to ensure expectations are set and that appropriate attention is being paid to customer projects
Bachelors degree or equivalent work experience
5+ years as a Network Administrator or Engineer operating in either an enterprise or service provider Juniper or Cisco environment
Demonstrated level of competency with many of the following technologies:
Principals of networking (layers 2 and 3)
Network routing protocols (BGP, OSPF, and MPLS)
Enterprise/carrier-class routers and switches
Firewalls and access control lists
Virtual private networks IPSEC and/or SSL
The ideal candidate would possess industry technical certifications from vendors like Cisco, Juniper and Citrix (CCENT, CCNA, CCDA, JNCIA, JNCIS, JNCIP, etc.)
Strong problem solving and troubleshooting skills including the ability to identify and resolve challenging situations
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Ability to prioritize and be productive in a fast-paced environment
Flexibility to be available for occasional night and weekend implementation projects when required
BENEFITS TO WORKING FOR EXPEDIENT We place an extremely high value on learning and staying agile in the technology arena. Therefore we make education and training available to all employees through a very robust training and tuition reimbursement program. Additional benefits include 3 weeks of paid time off, top-tier, extremely affordable medical, dental, vision insurance, 401(k) with a generous match and a paid day off to celebrate your birthday each year. Expedient is committed to providing its employees with an environment that promotes collaboration and team success. Expedient employees wear what they want to work, and we stock our kitchens with free snacks and beverages for our employees.
To apply please submit your resume, letter of interest and your salary expectations. Applications should provide a minimum base salary in numerical format or a loose range for annual base salary.
You will not be excluded due to your salary expectation if you have the experience, skills and background that we are looking for in this position.
To view our website and open positions, please check us out at expedient.com
Expedient is an Equal Opportunity Employer, promoting a drug-free workplace.
Expedient is a cloud and data center infrastructure as a service (IaaS) provider with local operations in Baltimore, MD; Boston, MA; Cleveland, OH; Columbus, OH; Indianapolis, IN; Memphis, TN and Pittsburgh, PA. Converged solutions enable Expedient clients to focus on strategic business innovation, while a talented team of experts handles operating the information technology needed to support it. Learn more about us at expedient.com/careers.