Network Engineer

CEDAR CX Technologies
Atlanta

Network Engineer


Summary:

CEDAR CX is a leading provider of an innovative, powerful, cloud-based SaaS solution for customer communications management (CCM) and customer experience management (CXM) designed specifically for heavily regulated industries (e.g., banking, auto finance, insurance). We boast a roster of marquee financial services clients and three decades of experience with roots going back to the 1990’s.


Hardware: Cisco Catalyst, Cisco ASA, Cisco Nexus, Cisco Firepower, Solarwinds, F5 APM

 

Responsibilities:

·      Network Management: Install, deploy, and manage network components (switches, firewalls, load balancers, IDS/IPS devices & WAN Optimization solutions) across various operating environments. Create & manage network appliance software and hardware images to eventually deploy an automated network management solution.

·      Network Maintenance: Manage network devices backups, upgrades and tuning characteristics.

·      Network Analysis & Support: Analyze, coordinate and/or assists with resolution of network related issues. Support network architecture & engineering projects.

·      Project Implementation: Participates in production implementation/upgrade planning & execution, including scheduling and development of associated implementation processes.

·      Continuous Improvement: Continuously improve monitoring of business-critical systems and services.


Requirements:

·      5+ years network administration/management and system design/build/implementation experience in an Enterprise production environment

·      3 – 5+ years lead experience with industry leading load balancers and WAN optimization solutions

·      Strong experience using Wireshark

·      Experience implementing network monitoring solutions

·      Experience working and implementing networks in a virtual server environment

·      Demonstrated competence in network disaster recovery technologies, “site-to-site” WAN/LAN architecture topologies and DR network best practices

·      Ability to work with a cross-functional team (development, systems/network, operations, QA, etc.)

·      Ability to analyze information and draw conclusions on network performance, trends, and issues

·      Ability to coordinate multiple tasks simultaneously according to management priorities

·      Desire and ability to learn new technologies & practices

·      Ability to work under pressure with aggressive timelines and schedules

·      Solid understanding of TCP/IP networking concepts and practices

·      Solid understanding of change management concepts and practices around deploying firmware updates and security patches

·      Knowledge and experience using source control tools such as CVS and SVN

·      Skill in developing techniques and methodologies to document, articulate, and resolve unprecedented problems and/or situations


Bonus Skills:

·      CCNA or CCNP certified

·      Cisco ACI

·      Linux administration

·      Previous experience implementing BGP within a corporate production network

·      Hardware Architecture design experience

·      Experience with direct-attached and centralized storage platforms, technologies, and concepts such as SAN, NAS and Network Appliance systems

·      Experience with automated system builds and configuration management tools

·      Knowledge of various security implementation ( PKI, sFTP )

·      Experience working with Enterprise backup technologies including RMAN and Symantec NetBackup

·      Experience working in an ITIL environment


Education:

·      Balance of education and experience sufficient to suggest successful performance in a demanding role


Benefits:

·      Health, dental, vision, life, and disability insurance

·      Never pay a deductible in-network with our Health Reimbursement Arrangement (HRA)

·      Matching 401k

·      10 vacation days, 5 floating holidays, 7 PTO days and 8 paid holidays

·      Business casual

·      Flexible work hours

·      Work from home opportunities

·      Fun, fast-paced environment

·      Free workout/gym facility

·      Opportunities for advancement