SWC Technology Partners

  • Infrastructure Network Engineer

    Job Location US-IL-Oak Brook
    Status
    Exempt
    Type
    Regular Full-Time
  • Overview

    SWC Technology Partners is seeking to add a full-time Infrastructure Network Engineer. This individual will be responsible for project-based work focused on discovery, design and implementation within various environments. Common technologies used will be switches/routers/wireless (mostly HPE and Cisco) including dynamic routing protocols (BGP, OSPF), firewalls (Fortigate, Palo Alto and Cisco ASA/FTD) and cloud networking. 

    Responsibilities

    • Remote administration and troubleshooting of switches, routers, and firewalls from multiple vendors. Routing protocols to include Border Gateway Protocol (BGP), Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
    • Configuration, installation and management of multiple network security systems to include next-gen UTM firewalls
    • Cloud networking including VNet provisioning, gateway/NSG integration and WAN/VNet peering.
    • Design and implement wireless architectures including centralized management with local forwarding and authentication
    • Perform network assessments and wireless surveys
    • Monitor, diagnose and analyze TCP/IP and associated protocols
    • Deploy edge gateways, such as IDS/IPS, email filtering and web content filtering
    • Deploy related technology including Microsoft Active Directory, virtualization, storage, backup and security solutions
    • Triage and resolve escalations from within the Infrastructure team within defined customer SLAs
    • Serve as the technical lead and subject matter expert on projects, overseeing the work of others and being accountable for the outcome of client projects

    Qualifications

    • 4+ years of experience supporting and implementing network routers/switches/firewalls
    • 4+ years’ supporting LAN technologies; DNS, DHCP, VLAN, SIP, QoS, spanning-tree, bandwidth profile policies, multi chassis switch stacking, link aggregation, etc.
    • 4+ years’ experience with WAN technologies/routing protocols; OSPF, BGP, EIGRP, RIP, VoIP, NAT, etc.
    • Intermediate to advanced knowledge of network protocols, configurations, and operations
    • Ability to troubleshoot technical Tier 2 and 3 escalation issues and identify solutions in a fast-paced environment
    • Excellent communication skills, professionalism, positive attitude and desire to learn
    • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college in Information Technology, Computer Science or related field preferred
    • Experience working in a consulting environment is a plus
    • CCNA, MCSE, MCITP certification a plus
    • Must have legal authorization to work in the U.S. for any employer 

    Perks of working at SWC: 

    • Bragging rights – Check out our Awards!
    • 401K match
    • Career development – formal mentorship programs with assigned career advocate to assist with your training and growth
    • Comprehensive health and dental plans starting on Day One
    • SWC pays for technical certifications
    • Generous PTO and flex time schedule
    • Free onsite gym, quarterly massages, yoga classes and fun group competitions and outings! 

    Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status and other legally protected characteristics.

     

    Keywords:   Infrastructure, Cloud Networking, VNet, ISG, NOC, Network Engineer, Network Operations, Engineer, Tier 2, Tier Two, Tier 3, Tier Three, Remote Support, Escalation, Firewall, Router, Switch, OSPF, BGP, EIGRP, CCNA, VLAN, STP, SSL, VTP, NAT, MPLS, VoIP