Sr. Network Administrator to provide advanced level support related to core network technology (Cisco)

Job Type: Contract
Positions to fill: 1
Start Date: Jun 01, 2023
Job End Date: Jun 30, 2024
Pay Rate: Hourly: Negotiable
Job ID: 129716
Location: Ottawa
Our valued client is currently seeking a Sr. Network Administrator to provide advanced level support to core network technology. 

Initial 12 month contract (fully remote).

  • Provide advanced level support related to core network technology including switching and routing technology. This includes support of MPLS, layer 2 and layer 3 protocols such as BGP, OSPF, and multi-site ACI
  • Utilize internal incident and change management ticketing and documentation systems as they pertain to job role.
  • Execute scheduled maintenance activities on core networks with the understanding that this work is typically performed during early morning time slots.
  • Participate as a member of our team responding to customer support requirements during regular business hours between 9am – 5pm Eastern Monday - Friday and be available for after-hours escalations on an as-needed basis

Must Have Skills:
  • Minimum 10 years of experience in enterprise network implementation and administration
  • Experience with multi-site Cisco ACI with GOLF routing is required
  • Advanced level knowledge and experience with network technologies:
    • Worked on and deployed Cisco equipment: Cisco Catalyst 6500, 4500, 2960, 3750, VG210, Cisco ISR, and Cisco ISR 3500, 2900,  ASR, 1000
    • Worked on and deploy WAN MPLS (Lay3, BGP, OSPF, routing, dealing with ISP) networks at enterprise environment (30 to 50 sites)
    • Worked on and deployed Cisco firewall: Cisco firepower 4100, 1010, (running FTD and ASA ISO), VPN site to site, DMZ,
    • Worked on and deployed Cisco Wireless controller 5508 with lightweight Access Points
    • Worked on and deployed Cisco Meraki dashboard: Meraki MX250, MX68 and MR42
  • Knowledge and understanding of F5 load balancers
  • Expert level knowledge in network support and troubleshooting
Nice to Have Skills:
  • Certifications in Cisco