Kforce has a client in Rocklin, CA that is seeking a Staff Senior Network Engineer. This is an operations role primarily and deployment secondarily.
You have a BS or MS in Business, Computer Sciences, Engineering, or related field (an equivalent combination of related education, training, and experience may be considered)
You have a CCNP, CCDP or equivalent experience (CCIE preferred)
You have 10+ years of Core Networking Experience
Senior level resource with the preference being CCIE Level with expertise in Cisco ASRs, Catalysts, Nexus 9/7/5/2k, F5 Load Balancers, Palo Alto Firewalls
You are an expert in diagnosing and solving complex problems and providing detailed technical analysis
You have superior oral and written communication skills with the ability to influence others
You have knowledge of theory and principles of project management
Deep understanding of numerous networking protocols such as OSPF, BGP, VRRP, DNS, DHCP, proxy functions, security protocols (IPSec, SSL, etc.), Cisco ACI software-defined networking, real-time protocols for voice (SIP, H.323, MGoogle Cloud Platform), in addition to WAN communications protocols including MPLS, DWDM, OC carrier, BRI/PRI, and QoS strategies and understanding the benefits of micro-segmentation
Hardware: Expertise in Cisco ASRs, Catalysts, Nexus 9/7/5/2k, F5 Load Balancers, Palo Alto Firewalls; Bonus for expertise in Infoblox and Riverbed technologies
Familiarization with cloud/storage services
Strong capabilities in authoring technical documentation including HLD/LLD/NIP
Basic scripting skills in Python, Perl, iRules, TCL, Chef/Puppet or Go a plus
PAN is nice to have
Deployment/design experience with Infoblox and Riverbed technologies is highly preferred
Kforce 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.