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Network Engineer in Boston, MA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 6/5/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contractor
  • Location:
    Boston, MA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    6/5/2019

Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a Network Engineer with our industry-leading client in Boston.

We will accept corp to corp or w2 contractors. For our w2 consultants, we offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.

Responsibilities of the Network Engineer:

  • Coordinates and performs on-site customer work including network equipment installations, repairs, upgrades, and maintenance.
  • Coordinate technical actions and plans in response to business needs, support the management of technology lifecycle for data network solutions.
  • Preform hands-on technical solutions where internally managed and through service providers elsewhere.  
  • Participate/lead troubleshooting intricate network problems. Accomplish this through working with other departments, other infrastructure teams and external vendors if necessary.
  • Resolve a variety of customer problems and answer questions
  • Work closely with the IT security group to ensure compliance with IT security standards and policies

Requirements of the Network Engineer:

  • Intermediate-to-senior IT professional with hands on experience designing, deploying and managing large complex network environments
  • Minimum 7 years of progressive data network experience in a large, complex, fast paced environment; financial services and/or telecom/Internet service provider experience preferred
  • Bachelor degree in Information Technology, or equivalent experience in conjunction with industry certifications
  • Experience working in a mixed environment where some work requires hands on experience and other work is managed through vendor-provided services including network outsourcing arrangements
  • Strong working knowledge of network technologies, particularly Cisco Systems routing/switching equipment and Nexus, Catalyst, and WiFi;  Aruba WiFi and Clearpass; Riverbed Steelhead or Cisco WAAS, MobileIron, network management tools
  • Good working knowledge of WAN technologies such as BGP, EIGRP, OSPF, MPLS
  • Strong operations efficiency orientation (process, costing etc.) and ability to effectively manage ongoing operations while identifying opportunities for ongoing efficiency, familiarity with ITIL framework

Keywords: Network Engineer, cisco, ITIL, customer service, network maintenance,  IT security

Job ID: 319979

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit http://www.eliassen.com.

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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