Sr. Network Engineer Vertafore, Inc.
Network Engineering is a position that is strategic to Vertafore?s SaaS Operations in a number of ways. As a Senior Network Engineer in Hosting Services, you will design and implement highly available network architectures to meet demands of the high volume transactions in a 24/7 operations. This critical role will define and deliver Vertafore?s network of the future. If you are a top-notch engineer and looking for the next challenge, apply now!
Implement, support, and maintain 24x7 network services serving as one of the highest levels of escalation for network issues.
Perform troubleshooting on load balancing devices in a 24x7, always on SaaS environment.
Make ongoing recommendations of network policies and standards.
Act as lead network architect responsible for capacity planning and configuration assessments for our routers, switches, network appliances, host, and other communication devices.
Recommend technical solutions that will enhance performance, increase redundancy, and add flexibility to the existing infrastructure.
Maintain system and network availability and monitoring of services.
Analyzing the current architecture to identify weaknesses and develop opportunities for improvement
Enabling an innovative approach to network architecture standards which greatly increase the flexibility, scalability, and reliability of IT services at a lower cost
Providing expert level network engineering knowledge and counsel to others
Driving the analysis, design, and development of a roadmap and implementation plan based upon a current vs. future state in a cohesive architecture viewpoint
Developing, supporting, and communicating network engineering policies, standards, guidelines and procedures
Delivering highly complex projects using in-depth knowledge within the network engineering domain
Bachelor's Degree in an IT related field and a minimum of 5 years hands-on experience with the specific technologies related to Switching, Routing, firewall, load balancing, and VPN technologies.
Advanced or expert level networking knowledge and understanding of architecture, application design, systems engineering and integration.
5 -10 Years of experience with Cisco routing/switching(Cisco IOS, CatOS , NX-OS , VLANs, 802.1Q, BGP & OSPF)
5 -10 Years of experience with 6500 series switches, Nexus series switches including the Nexus 7000, 5000 and 2000 series.
Strong knowledge of F5 BIG-IP Load Balancing solutions including LTM and GTM
Knowledgeable on current IT technologies(Web Services, SaaS, IaaS, SOA, ESB etc.,)
Demonstrated understanding of L2/L3 configurations, STP, SMTP, LDAP, SNMP, DNS, DHCP
Strong familiarity with TCP and UDP protocols
CCNP/CCIE certification is highly desired.
Irving,TX or Bothell, WA
TRAVEL REQUIREMENTS OR REQUIRED WORK SCHEDULE
Up to 10% of the time
WHY VERTAFORE: Be part of the transformation, unleash your potential and make an impact!
Over the past 40 years, Vertafore has advanced the business of insurance by bringing together the best software in the industry to help agencies, carriers, and MGAs run their organizations. Today, we?re proud to say hundreds of thousands of Vertafore users rely on our solutions to write business faster, cut costs, and fuel growth by increasing collaboration and streamlining processes. Vertafore helps our customers deliver exceptional value to their clients with innovative, intuitive, and comprehensive products and services. Vertafore leads the industry with secure, cloud-based mobile products that provide superior reporting and analytics, delivering actionable insight? right when customers need it most.
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