Ahead Group - Financial Services Network Engineer

Description: 

Successful candidates should have technical expertise in network technologies.



Although operational support is not a normal part of the role and that other network staff provide support for escalation of network incidents, it is expected that, within reason the candidate will serve as a senior escalation point for Critical impacting network incidents.



The domain focus for this position will be the development of the client's network engineering strategy and standards, defining network technology roadmaps, and creating new methodology/tools for maintaining alignment to business, security policies, and priorities.



Required skills:



Successful candidates will have demonstrated knowledge of network technologies and commitment to life-long learning through achievement of professional qualifications.



Must have Cisco "Routing and Switching" certifications, CCNP or above required.

Understanding of networking protocols: BGP, OSPF, EIGRP, NAT, IPSEC/GRE, VPN, Multicast/Unicast, VLAN, STP, HSRPNVRRP, and load balancing

Knowledge of TCP/IP protocols including IP, TCP, UDP, FTP, DNS, ARP, and DHCP

Experience designing, developing, configuring, and implementing large scale glob ...