Bachelor degree in Computer Science, Information Science or equivalent work experience required, Master’s degree preferred.
Cisco certifications (e.g. CCNA, CCNP, CCDP) a plus
Seven years of network engineer or network administration experience; required.
Hands-on experience with implementation and maintenance of a robust, scalable and reliable network infrastructure including VPN, firewalls, routers, switches and network load balancers using industry standard best practices required
Knowledgeable and experienced in various network technologies, services, and protocols that are typical of a large enterprise network including TCP/IP, EIGRP, OSPF, BGP, MPLS, HSRP, SNMP, SYSLOG, DNS, DHCP, 802.1Q VLAN, STP, Ether Channel, LACP, and QOS, VOIP required
Experience with Cisco switches and routers such as Nexus 7000/5000/2000, Catalyst switches and ISR routers required
Experience with firewalls and security technologies required; experience with Cisco ASA and Palo Alto preferred
Experience with a variety of networking connection technologies including local and metro area Ethernet, fiber channel, CWDM/DWDM and carrier-based MPLS required
Experience with network diagnostic, monitoring, analysis tools (e.g. SolarWinds, Wireshark) for advanced troubleshooting and traffic optimization of network traffic required
Solid documentation experience with Microsoft® Visio, Word, and Excel required
Install, configure and maintain networking systems and hardware across the enterprise such as switches, routers, load balancers, firewalls, VPN, load balancers, access points and fiber optics.
Ensure high availability, reliability, and optimal performance of network systems and services. Monitor network performance and suggest improvements to network performance, capacity and scalability
Ensure adherence to best practices and proven methodologies to promote continuous IT operations and the integration of new value-added technology, including strong collaboration and alignment with the Security and Compliance team strategies
Work with various project teams as they design/implement their projects to make recommendations and implement changes to the network infrastructure.
Provide support to the Enterprise/Data Center Network Infrastructure as needed to determine root cause of complex problems and implement resolutions.
Create and maintain documentation as it relates to network configuration, equipment inventory and processes
Participate in call rotation to ensure required support is achieved
8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (overtime as required)
South Pointe Location – Canonsburg, PA 15317
Occasional work at Downtown Pittsburgh location 15222
Demonstrate decision making, problem solving and analytical skills with particular attention given to detail and accuracy
Demonstrate a cooperative attitude and effective interpersonal skills with clients, coworkers and vendors
Communication skills with all levels of management, outside vendors, technical and non-technical users.
Strong organizational skills with the ability to prioritize and multi-task in a dynamic work environment.
Ability to work effectively as a team member or independently.
Federated Investors, Inc. offers a competitive salary and benefits package along with a professional environment.
Only those candidates in whom we have an interest will be contacted.
Internal Number: 7498
About Federated Investors, Inc.
Since 1955, millions of investors in the United States and around the globe have relied on Federated Investors, Inc. (NYSE: FII) for world-class investment management. Federated has grown to become one of the nation's largest investment managers with $397.6 billion in assets under management.
Federated has honed its disciplined investment process over a half-century to deliver style-consistent investment products, including 123 domestic and international equity, fixed-income and money market funds, as well as a variety of separately managed accounts. Federated's diversified product line is distributed through more than 8,400 financial intermediaries and institutions who assist investors in meeting their unique objectives. For additional information about Federated Investors visit FederatedInvestors.com.