Network Engineer in Washington, DC at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 1/10/2020

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Job Description

Are you an experienced and skilled Network Engineer with an interest in working for a nationally recognized brand?

If so, we may have the ideal role for you with our client in DC!

Due to client requirement, applicants must be willing and able to work on a w2 basis. 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:
  • Implement, administer, and troubleshoot network devices
  • Support network management systems, including software and server support
  • Troubleshoot, diagnose, and resolve hardware, software, network, and system issues
  • Oversee management of switches, servers, network operating system software
  • Support testing of new network monitoring systems and legacy system migration
Requirements of the Network Engineer:
  • Bachelor's degree in a technical discipline or 4 years of equivalent experience
  • Cisco Certified Entry Network Technician (CCENT) or equivalent work experience
  • Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) desired
  • Strong understanding of networking, hardware, and routing protocols for a multicast IP network
  • Experience with multiple vendor hardware platforms, including Cisco routers and switches
  • Experience with SolarWinds and Splunk or equivalent technologies
  • Excellent understanding of networking concepts, LAN, WAN, TCP/IP, firewalls
  • Experience with network capacity planning, network security, and general network management best practices
  • Knowledge of Linux operating systems, such as CentOS
  • Clear and effective communication skills
  • Ability to provide support on an on-call basis 
Keywords: Network Engineer, CCENT, CCNA, SolarWinds, Splunk, Linux

Job ID: 333379

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

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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