SourceKforce Technology Staffing
RESPONSIBILITIES:Kforce has a client seeking a Network Engineer in Miami, FL.Key Tasks: Network Engineer will perform basic analysis in data network planning, engineering, and design; Work directly with business groups to develop solutions Performs project preparation and setup as assigned by project leader Manage project implementation and rollout and may sign off on vendor deliverables Participate and may devise solutions for areas of project responsibility Create or upgrade network components to meet business demands and/or infrastructure upgrades Evaluate LAN/WAN hardware and software requirements and capabilities related to user needs and make recommendations for purchase and implementation Develop and document standards for network architecture along with coordinating network integration under the general guidance of the network manager Coordinate maintenance for network equipment and troubleshoot problems with department users and ships. Installs software programs on LAN or WAN May formulate programming and configuration system changes for software applications to facilitate network system capability Utilize monitoring tools and techniques to insure optimum system availability by the early identification of equipment or software warnings and the proactive scheduling of preventive maintenance Partner with vendors to schedule and implement recommended maintenance updates Ensure key performance indicators and interconnections with other systems are operational and do not exceed established thresholds Provide solutions to prevent problems from occurring in area of responsibility Schedule and monitor backups of critical systems to insure availability in case of system failureREQUIREMENTS: Experience with networking protocols to include routing (BGP, EIGRP, OSPF) and switching (Cisco proprietary protocols and network standard protocols including but not limited to spanning tree, trunking protocol, MPLS technology) Ability to work independently and multitask in a real time environment with good troubleshooting skills Sound decision-making skills with ability to meet deliverables of infrastructure projects Ability to maintain technical expertise in all areas of network and computer hardware and software interconnection and interfacing, including but not limited to routers, switches, VoIP, Wireless, and Security Ability to travel offsite including international locations on average 40% annually; Work includes occasional weekend or after hour time, when necessary Ability to read, write and understand technical manuals, procedural documentation, and original equipment manufacturer guides Ability to conduct research into network issues and products as required Good verbal and written communication skills with a strong commitment to excellent customer service Strong initiative, priority setting and collaboration skillsKforce 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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