Senior Network Engineer in Rockville, MD at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 10/10/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contract to Hire
  • Location:
    Rockville, MD
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  • Experience:
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Job Description

Our client is dedicated to ensuring the integrity of the financial market and protecting investors.  With over a dozen various “Best Places to Work” awards, our client has proven that a position with them is more than a just a job.  They are currently looking for a Senior Network Engineer now to join their award winning team.

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 Senior Network Engineer:

  • Utilize knowledge of TCP/IP and communication protocols; as well as DNS, IPSec, GRE tunnels, multicasting and traffic balancing techniques
  • Troubleshoot complex multi-vendor network issues in the LAN/WAN networks and public Cloud Network
  • Working across teams to identify issues and suggest solutions
  • Deep packet troubleshooting with Wireshark
  • Plan and conduct complex project studies
  • Hands-on experience with all phases of network operations, network services, and network security
  • Ensure that the firewall and network system is adequately monitored to identify and solve issues 

Requirements of the Senior Network Engineer:

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering, information systems or a related technical discipline; or work experience and formal training in lieu of a degree
  • At least 7 years of experience in network design, implementation and administration
  • Able to work both independently as well as in a team
  • Experience and Skills in at least 2 of the following areas:
  • Working Knowledge of AWS Cloud networking 
  • Network routing and switching protocols, multicast & QoS protocols, Cisco hardware routers and switches, hands on experience with Cisco Nexus switches
  • Palo Alto Firewalls, Panorama set up and management
  • F5 LTM, APM and GTM set up, management and troubleshooting
  • Python/Shell scripting
  • Keywords:  Senior Network Engineer, Python, Shell, Palo Alto Firewalls, Panorama

    Job ID: 330270

    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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