Vanceva Technologies

Cisco Network Engineer

Contract to Hire, Englewood Cliffs, NJ / NYC, NY
  • Potential candidates must possess a range (not necessarily all) of the following skills:
  • Extensive knowledge and experience of Core Routing and Switching design, configuration, and troubleshooting, and usage of Cisco Products and Best Practices in:
  • Routing protocols OSPF, EIGRP, BGP
  • WAN connectivity such as T1/T3, OC3, OC12, Frame-relay, ATM
  • Spanning-tree, VTP, Port Channels, Load balancing, SPAN
  • Multicast PIM Sparse/Dense, MSDP
  • NAT
  • Quality Of Service understanding and configuration, able to customize across all Cisco platforms to support Voice, Video, and selected applications
  • Excellent understanding of VPN - site to site, client, IPSEC (including the protocol suite), IKE, tunnel modes, SSL clientless/ Anyconnect, Tunnels between ASAs, Routers
  • Extensive knowledge and experience of Network Security, including the design, configuration, and tuning of Cisco Juniper and Tipping Point security appliances
  • ASA Firewalls and FWSMs- NAT, ACL configuration, IPSec and SSL VPN, configuration of IPS and CSM modules
  • IPS appliances and in line modules, tuning of alerts
  • Cisco Client for network authentication, Authorization, and Accounting
  • Cisco NAC integration with data and wireless infrastructure
  • Cisco MARS integration with IPS, firewalls, routers across campus network, tuning of alerts
  • Strong background in wireless communication design, configuration
  • Configuring Lightweight and Autonomous Client, WLAN Controllers, WCS and Aruba product suite
  • Wireless surveys
  • Wireless site assessment and audit
  • MPLS traffic engineering design, configuration, and troubleshooting
  • LDP, TDP, RSVP Label distribution
  • MPBGP-VPNv4, Multi-VRF and VRF-Lite
  • Nexus 5k, 7K configuration and design
  • Application and WAN Optimization appliance design and configuration
  • Design and implement of data, voice or video network infrastructures.
  • Responsible for implementing complex projects (any first time builds)
  • Core or Internet (DMZ or External Facing) infrastructures, acceptance testing of new hardware and software.
  • Responsible for tier 3/4 troubleshooting.
  • Design and deploy necessary controls to insure the network meets service levels.
  • Basic Qualifications:
  • B.S. degree in Information Technology, Business Administration or other technical discipline.
  • Minimum 5 years experience leading complex project builds with proven performance to achieve on-time completion of projects.
  • Demonstrated successful design, planning and implementation of wide and local area network architecture, including troubleshooting and capacity planning.
  • Expertise working on a team with motivated cross functional individuals focused on a common goal of delivering cutting edge solutions to meet aggressive business demands in an ever changing environment to achieve on-time and on budget completion of projects.
  • Cisco CCNP certificate or equivalent experience
  • Strong communication skills
  • Solid documentation experience with Visio, Word, Excel
  • Ambitious and goal oriented, with initiative to work until job is complete.
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