Network Engineer

Contract

Silver Search Inc

Network Engineer Milwaukee, WI

We are seeking a Network Engineer to work W2 on a 6-month contract with extensions. This role is hybrid 2 days onsite in either Milwaukee, WI or Paramus, NJ. Please note this role requires up to 20% travel in US and Canada.

Summary:
The Network Engineer will be involved in multiple projects aimed at standardizing remote and core sites. This role is crucial in designing, maintaining, and supporting a growing network infrastructure. The Network Engineer will be part of a dedicated network infrastructure team responsible for developing scalable, highly available network architectures. An ideal candidate will be organized, detail-oriented, and thrive in a team-oriented environment. The candidate must possess in-depth, hands-on technical skills in areas such as firewalls, routers, switches, virtualization, cloud technologies, and security frameworks, with extensive experience in configuring and managing LANs and WANs.

Work Experience Required:

  • Minimum of 5+ years of experience in IT network infrastructure within a large-scale enterprise with hands-on networking experience
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in network administration
  • Ability to understand internal and external customer perspectives in project and operational responsibilities
  • Experience supporting remote office environments
  • Experience leading infrastructure projects (Cloud, network, storage, etc.)

Technical Skills:

  • Network routing and switching, Cisco ASA, FTD, FMC, IPS/IDS, wireless controller configurations, and AP deployment best practices
  • Experience with Cisco and Fortinet technologies
  • Understanding of SD-WAN architectures with deployment experience preferred
  • Experience in designing and configuring Cisco network devices, with working knowledge of Fortinet, Juniper, SonicWall, and Palo Alto as a plus

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