Expert Juniper Network Engineer

Location: Richmond, Virginia
Date Posted: 09-07-2017
Position Title: Expert Juniper Network Engineer
Location: Richmond, VA
Work Status: open
Position Status: Contract
Compensation: $50/hr.
 
Position Description:
Our client is looking for an Expert Juniper Network Engineer for a position located in Richmond, VA.  Our client is looking for a Juniper Network Engineer consultant to assist with support of its COVA Net network.  
Required Education: Graduation from an accredited college/university or an equivalent combination of training and experience related to the duties of the position is required.
 
Required Skills:   
  • Considerable knowledge of TCP/IP; Ethernet; Network cabling; Layer 2 and layer 3 switching; the OSI Model; MPLS and Metro-Ethernet; VPN and SSL technology; Firewall security; Network management and troubleshooting.
  • Considerable knowledge of direct engineering and design experience in networking industry.
  • Considerable expertise in creating repeatable, reliable, scalable network architectures, with fault tolerance; performance tuning; monitoring systems; statistics/metrics collection; and disaster recovery.    
  • Expert working knowledge (including the ability to setup, configure, upgrade, manage, and troubleshoot) Cisco routers; switches; enterprise VPN solutions; Juniper SRX firewalls.
  • Understanding of transport protocols, routing protocols, and security/authentication protocols at all layers of the OSI model with emphasis on TCP/IP are essential.
  • Knowledge of networking features and protocols such as spanning tree, ARP, CDP, EIGRP, RIP, OSPF, BGP, VTP, Etherchannel, 802.1Q trunking, MLS, HSRP, QoS, multicast, 802.11, IPsec, RADIUS/TACACS+, SNMP, T-1/E-1, BRI/PRI, MPLS, and caching services. 
  • Demonstrated the ability to design, install, and troubleshoot local-area and wide-area enterprise networks.
 
Desired Skills: Cisco CCNA/CCNP certification, JNCIA/JNCIS-SEC certification preferred.
 
About Seneca Resources:
Seneca Resources is client driven provider of strategic Information Technology consulting services and Workforce Solutions to government and industry.  Seneca Resources is a leading IT services provider with offices in Reston, Virginia, Alabama and Columbia, Maryland that service clients throughout the United States.  The key to our success lies within our strong corporate culture which drives our business.  We challenge our staff through engaging work, and we reward our staff through competitive compensation, extensive professional training, and excellent opportunities for career advancement.  In turn, we look for only the best and brightest to join our team.
 
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and value the benefits of diversity in our workplace.
 
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