WAN Engineer

  Texas, Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington


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Posted Date
Wednesday, June 09, 2021

WAN Engineer
6 Month+ Contract
Location: Irving, Texas

We have an exciting new job opening for a Wide Area Network (WAN) Engineer to work with one of our global clients located in Irving, Texas. This is a long-term opportunity with the potential of converting to fulltime.

o Manages new WAN circuit lifecycle from initial request to final test and turn up.
o Proactively monitors WAN environment to ensure circuit right sizing and error free operation utilizing multiple monitoring tools.
o Monitor WAN circuit repairs and escalate when necessary to ensure timely repair.
o Manages and maintains WAN DB to ensure site list and relevant WAN and contact information is correct.
o Manages monitoring environment for NAM devices (SolarWinds, Netflow, etc.) to ensure accurate device monitoring and data recording.
o Provides advanced troubleshooting tor WAN related issues.
o Maintains UPS management system for router backup power and power outage notifications.

o 5+ years of WAN experience.
o Experience with SolarWinds and/or Netflow.
o Proven experience monitoring large WAN environments.
o Must be familiar with industry standard WAN technologies and service (T1, MPLS, DSL, DMVPN, SDWAN, DIA).
o Cisco CCNA or higher designation required. Must be comfortable with Cisco CLI commands for router / switch configurations and IOS upgrades.
o Excellent communication and collaboration skills.
o Must possess great organizational skills with attention for detail as well as work well independently.

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