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Sr Engineer - Network Engineering in Saint Paul, MN at Maximus, Inc.

Date Posted: 4/4/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

MAXIMUS is a leading operator of government health and human services programs in the United States, United Kingdom, Canada, Australia and Saudi Arabia. The Company delivers business process services to improve the cost effectiveness, efficiency and quality of government-sponsored benefit programs, such as the Affordable Care Act, Medicaid, Medicare, Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP), Health Insurance BC (British Columbia), as well as welfare-to-work and child support programs around the globe. The Company’s primary customer base includes federal, provincial, state, county and municipal governments. Operating under its founding mission of Helping Government Serve the People®, MAXIMUS has more than 16,000 employees worldwide.

Overview

The Sr Network Engineer - Network Engineering is responsible for analyzing, designing, installing, configuring, maintaining and repairing network infrastructure and application components. The Sr Network Engineer will perform a wide variety of evaluation, maintenance, installation, and training tasks to ensure that the computer network performance meets company and user satisfaction. The Sr Network Engineer will also provide direction, information, and is a leader on the network engineering team providing direction and guidance to other team members regarding deployment and architecture strategy as well as design considerations for network roll outs.

Responsibilities
  • Maintain a thorough understanding of the basics behind the Internet and its workings (DNS, Security, IP Routing, HTTP, VPN, Email Routing, SPAM, etc.)
  • Configure and setup Cisco ASA, CheckPoint or Palo Alto Firewalls, VPN Concentrators and Security appliances for access to vital business applications
  • Design, setup and configure complex switching environments
  • Design, setup and configure complex routing environments
  • Design, setup and configure complex wireless networking that supports open or secured access and the ability to support voice and video applications
  • Maintain a thorough understanding of Local Area Networking
  • Assisting in the design of multi-server environments including IP address schemes, DNS, WINS, Ether Channel (Bonding), etc.
  • Configuring and installing client and server network software for upgrading and maintaining network and telecommunication systems
  • Maintaining multi-site network operations and software applications, operating systems and regular maintenance with both private and public facilities
  • Managing assigned projects and program components to deliver services in accordance with established objectives
  • Responding to inquiries from staff, administrators, service providers, site personnel and outside vendors and etc. to provide technical assistance and support
  • Supervising the administration of systems and servers related network to ensure availability of services to authorized users
  • Troubleshooting malfunctions of network hardware and software applications, telephones and security systems to resolve operational issues and restore services
  • Perform other duties as assigned by management
The Ideal Candidate will Possess the Following Additional Education and Experience
  • Bachelor’s degree required, equivalent experience considered in lieu of degree
  • 10+ Years’ Experience in enterprise network engineering, architecture, support and design
  • Cisco CCNP/CCDP/CCIE Certified preferred.
  • Experience with Cisco Routers & Switches, F5 LTM & APM, F5 iRules, Nexus 7K & 5K, Cisco ASA firewalls and FWSM’s, Cisco ASR, IPS, Visio, CheckPoint, MS Servers, ITIL v3 process and foundation understanding
  • Experience with WAN technologies such as POS, DSL, and MPLS
  • Knowledge of redundancy and high availability protocols such as VRRP, HSRP, GLBP, SLB, LACP, PAGP
  • Advanced knowledge of network virtualization technologies including VRF, VLAN, VSS, Catalyst Switch Stacking
  • Data Center and high availability design experience
  • Advanced knowledge of Quality of Service
  • Experience with VOIP components and converged networks
  • Experience with network security standards with a solid understanding of network based security protocols and methods (e.g. IPSec, SSL, TLS, ACLs)
  • Advanced knowledge of load balancers (F5 and others), including migrations from one platform to another
  • Excellent communication skills
EEO Statement EEO Statement
Active military service members, their spouses, and veteran candidates often embody the core competencies MAXIMUS deems essential, and bring a resiliency and dependability that greatly enhances our workforce. We recognize your unique skills and experiences, and want to provide you with a career path that allows you to continue making a difference for our country. We’re proud of our connections to organizations dedicated to serving veterans and their families. If you are transitioning from military to civilian life, have prior service, are a retired veteran or a member of the National Guard or Reserves, or a spouse of an active military service member, we have challenging and rewarding career opportunities available for you

A committed and diverse workforce is our most important resource.

MAXIMUS is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.

MAXIMUS provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status or disabled status.