Cisco Network Engineer - Contract Position at vCORE Technology Partners

Posted in Information Technology 9 days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: Honolulu, Hawaii

Job Description:

vCORE Technology Partners is an IT solutions & services provider with expertise in cloud automation, modern infrastructure, networking, IT security and managed services.

About vCORE Technology Partners

vCORE Technology Partners builds customized IT solutions for more than 150 companies across the U.S. and Canada. Headquartered in Scottsdale, Ariz., vCORE was launched in 2010 and has since enjoyed industry-leading growth.

Our team includes proven experts in IT solutions, including networking, cloud automation, modern infrastructure, data protection, security, and proactive managed services. Clients include multibillion-dollar media companies, major health-care providers, technology giants, data centers, and others.

Simplicity Delivered. Always On.

vCORE is seeking a hands-on Cisco Network Engineer to work in a dynamic, fast-paced environment that will be project-focused, working independently with little guidance. This opportunity is a 3-month contract position. We're looking to start someone ASAP.

What You'll Do

  • Perform day to day troubleshooting of network issues Layer 1- 7

  • Provide on-site configuration, installation, and support on Cisco firewalls, intrusion detection and prevention, routers, switches, and other network/security devices/technologies

  • Provide technical guidance and support to personnel, including assisting with security design, implementation, and technical research

  • Support the integration of Cisco equipment with other equipment vendors

  • Work independently with minimal supervision and instruction

  • Willingness to work outside of regular business hours, such as nights or weekends, to provide as little disruption to client operations as much as possible

  • Interact daily with users and business partners.

What You'll Need

  • Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) certification

  • Enterprise and/or Security certifications are highly desirable, but additional needs include Cyber Ops, Data Center, and Service Provider support (certification in these fields are not mandatory but are highly desirable)

  • 5+ years of experience in a network support role

  • 5+ years of experience with LAN and WAN technologies and protocols

  • 3+ years of VMware – NSX-T Certification desired

  • 3+ years of recent experience with ground-up design, setup, and installation of Cisco environments

  • Proficiency utilizing Cisco IOS 11.x, 12.x, Cisco Routers, Cisco Switches, CiscoWorks, SNMP, Sniffer Pro, In-depth knowledge of IP routing protocols: RIP, IGRP, EIGRP, OSPF, and BGP

  • Working knowledge of a variety of LAN technologies including Fast/Gigabit Ethernet, HSRP, Token Ring, and DLSW+

  • Possession of excellent

  • Ability to travel by car within Oahu (no local parking covered) and willing to travel to the neighboring islands

  • analytical skills to diagnose and resolve server, router, or WAN failures required

  • Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills.

US Citizen or Green Card holders only. No 3rd parties.

Diversity Statement: At vCORE Technology Partners, we recognize and appreciate the value that comes from having employees with diverse backgrounds, points of view, and life experiences. Respect for diversity is an integral part of our culture and a critical component in our strategy to deliver the best customer experiences.

It is the policy of vCORE Technology Partners to encourage diversity and not to discriminate against any applicant for employment, or any employee because of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local. In addition, vCORE Technology Partners will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.