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Senior Network Engineer

Atlanta, Idaho Delta Air Lines Inc

Senior Network Engineer
Requisition #: ******
Atlanta, GA
Job Overview:
Responsible for designing, testing, implementing, and supporting
network infrastructure. Provide consultation and direct technical
support in life cycle planning, problem management, integration, and
network configuration. Responsible for project planning and designing
a scaleable network infrastructure solutions to meet business
requirements for a high availability network. This includes detailing
current and future requirements, planning analysis, project design,
cost and personnel resource estimation for project implementation.
Manage vendor relationships to deliver network products and services
essential to a cost effective network infrastructure. Ensure network
performance and availability meet enterprise objectives for timely
service restoration and tuning. Develop and define network
architecture which incorporates standards, practices, processes, and
products for the enterprise.
Essential Responsibilities:
– Responsible for leading and coordinating the designing, testing,
implementing, and supporting enterprise network infrastructure for
multiple projects/teams of high priority and complexity.
– Leads teams and provides consultation and direct technical support
in life cycle planning, problem management, integration, and network
configuration.
– Is the lead responsible for project planning and designing of a
scalable network infrastructure solutions to meet business
requirements for a high availability network.
– Drives the direction for the development and define network
architecture which incorporates standards, practices, processes, and
products for the enterprise.
– Research/assess available network technologies in relation to the
enterprise’s current and future needs.
– Keep abreast of industry and technology trends, available products
and services.
– Evaluate and recommend specific products and platforms to provide
cost effective solutions that meet architectural requirements.
– Perform capacity planning and application analysis for network
performance and sizing.
– Provide comprehensive network designs (cost estimates, product
recommendations, configurations, and implementation plans) for capital
and operating projects.
– Work on multiple technical projects, as assigned.
– Coach and provide guidance to network technical and support staff as
appropriate, as part of team-based activities.
– Provide technical support, as needed, to the enterprise.
– Assist with support for day to day network operations by assessing
network operational impact and recommending/performing corrective
action.
– Create and maintain technical drawings and support documentation of
the enterprise network infrastructure.
– Perform root cause analysis to quickly recover from any network
service interruption, and to prevent recurring problems.
– Monitor, manage, and tune networks to ensure expected availability
and performance levels are achieved.
– Provide on site and on call 7x24x365 support, as needed.
*May perform other duties as assigned.
Required Qualifications:
– Associate’s degree in an IT field, in addition to four years
applicable experience in one or more of the following network related
areas: design, analysis, capacity, wireless, Local Area Network (LAN),
Wide Area Network (WAN), and voice platforms; or a Bachelor’s degree
in an IT field, in addition to two years applicable experience in one
or more of the above network related areas; or five years in-depth
experience in one or more of the above network related areas.
– The ideal candidate will have the above, in addition to expertise in
six or more of the following: Optimizing networks, Layer 2 switching,
Layer 3 routing, DMVPN, Software Defined Networking, MPLS, IPSEC VPN,
and/or Routing Protocols.
– The candidate may also have experience with Network
Analysis/Sniffer/internet protocol analyzing. Previous
airline/hospitality experience a plus.

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