Network Design Advisor

Menlo Park, CA | Contract

Post Date: 10/31/2017 Job ID: 47600 Industry: Network Engineer

Network Design Advisor

We are currently looking for a Network Design Advisor to join our team in Palo Alto, California. The Network Design Advisor will be part of our Global Network Services Delivery Team. This critical and dynamic role will plan, design, and implement networked systems in a healthcare environment. 

Role Responsibilities 
- Plans, designs, and implements networked systems, including configurations, supporting/troubleshooting network problems and coordinating with vendors for installation of such items as routers, bridges, concentrators and switches 
- Conducts feasibility studies on strategic and tactical plans, design of digital/analog networks, and evaluation of network services/technology for current and future network development 
- Performs complex technical analysis of software, hardware, and network systems, systems integration for front-end processors, multiplexes, LAN/WAN communications, network nodes, switches, and various transmission systems
- Defines network business requirements and implements effective global network strategies 
- Designs secure network solutions that maximize the sharing of applications, information, and resources across the company 
- Researches emerging network technologies and makes recommendations based on future business needs

Qualifications Requirements: **require documented enterprise network engineering experience on candidate resumes. What this means is that the candidate must show that he/she has recent experience working in a multi-site network environment and on a daily basis access and modifies router, switch or firewall configurations.**
- 8+ years of relevant experience or equivalent combination of education and work experience
- Demonstrated basic proficiency in WAN/LAN internetworking including design elements including cost versus performance tradeoffs, protocol interoperability, network architecture development, and requirements for testing/proof of concept
- Demonstrated advanced knowledge of platform operation systems (router, platforms, LAN, WAN, and router protocols) and how they interact with the network
- Possess and demonstrates advanced skills in gathering requirements, performing analysis and work with senior network engineers on complex design solutions
- Demonstrated advance skills and knowledge and adherence to Change Management processes 
- Demonstrated excellent communication skills 
- Ability to create and deliver presentations to peers and leaders 
- Demonstrated strong customer service skills; interfaces well with customers, end users, partners and associates 
- Experience in network security elements such as VPN, Firewall and Network Security platforms Preferences: 
- Wireless Experience - ITIL Certification 
- Professional Network Certification, such as CCNA
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