Senior SD-WAN Cisco Viptela Network Engineer

Senior SD-WAN Cisco Viptela Network Engineer

The candidate must provide high and detailed Low Level designs for network and security, implementation
skills and combine technical intelligence with communication and presentation abilities. This candidate needs
to have strong hands-on experience Palo Alto CloudGenix SD-WAN and Firewalls and Cisco networking
Candidate must be able to lead and direct team, demonstarting strong leadership and client relationship skills,
focused on driving the complete network project and handle the Business as usual.
The candidate must have a strong specialized skillset with knowledge and experience and responsible for:
• Datacenter/remote office and MFG extensive experience Design and Implementation
o Layer 2/3 technologies – VLANs, vPC, Segmentation
o Palo Alto CloudGenix SD-WAN architecture and implemantion
o F5 load balancing, Proxy servers
o Firewalls (Cisco ASA, Palo Alto, Juniper)
o Understanding of OTV and Datacenter/ Interconnections
o WAN technologies, point to point, MPLS, DMVPN, Cloud connect, IPSEC VPN, SD-WAN
including QoS
o SD-WAN Policy based routing
o Design of network management tools and monitoring tools performance such as packetloss,
commited information rate and/or throughput in additon to up/down status
o Experince in Migration of existing network services to newly implemented network services
o Skills in Python for ACI scripting purposes, other sripting languages is a plus
o Riverbed or other WAN accelration implemenation experience
• Deep experience BGP, EGIRP, OSPF, NTP & DHCP routing protocols
• Deep understanding of Polices and design of Quality of Service (QoS/CoS)
• Network Management – Netflow, SPAN, SNMP, Logging along with monitoring tools understanding on
Solarwinds, LiveNX etc
• Deep understanding of Role Based Access control such as Cisco ISE or Active Directory integration
• Automation experience is a plus, such as automated network device
• Intrusion detection and IPS a plus
• Firewall writing and understanding a plus
Required Qualifications:
• Extensive network architecting experience with Palo Alto CloudGenix
• Exceptional communication both written and spoken skills – able to speak to top executives, business
and technical leaders. Able to adapt vocabulary and style for each situation; able to represent complex
ideas with effective documents and visuals and to adapt presentations to the expectations and
background of the audience
• Extensive collaboration and stakeholder management skills – able to work effectively with others on
common tasks; build rapport, gain support, instill confidence, take actions which respect the needs and
contributions of others; find common ground; negotiate win-win solutions; and share credit with others;
all while achieving the objectives of both the team and stakeholders
• Applied knowledge of enterprise networking architecture WAN and LAN frameworks, methods, and
• Applied knowledge of network and security concepts and technologies
• Applied knowledge of server hardware and virtualization technologies including VLAN/VXLAN
• Applied knowledge of cloud networking technologies (AWS, Azure, Oracle & other Private cloud)

• Applied knowledge of high availability networking infrastructure designs and methodologies
• Applied knowledge of systems monitoring and incident handling, capacity planning and performance

Education and Certifications:
• Minimum of 8 years’ experience in networking both datacenters and remote offices/ MFG facilities
including leading complex network projects
• Five plus years Infrastructure Consulting experience
• Technical Certification on CCIE is a must (should be current), additional certification on CISSP, HPE,
Silver Peak , Red Hat, Palo Alto CloudGenix and VMware is a plus
• Bachelor’s degree in computer science, business, information systems or related discipline or
demonstrated 12+ years work experience.
Other Requirements/Skills:
Exceptional decision-making and problem and troubleshooting solving skills
Proficient in Word, Excel and Visio
Exceptional personal time management, Flexible, planning and organizational skills
Home office setup (network, phone, etc.), when not onsite

50-100 EUR/hr

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