Networking Engineer-Production Private Cloud - Charlotte

Position Purpose:

A Proactive Network Engineer participating in the design and implementation of operational processes and tools in support of Avanade's cloud business. This role applies expertise in technical and consulting knowledge in designing systems to support customer needs.

Day to day:

Contribute to the continued growth of our business by supporting various network environments

Team management of production private cloud network infrastructure based on Cisco and F5 products. Includes WAN/LAN management, routing and switching, as well as security infrastructure management

Participate in scheduled network on-call support rotation for providing 24/7 tier-2 on-call support

Provide troubleshooting and resolution of local and remote network incidents involving existing and newly deployed solutions

Maintain network environment documentation and procedures



Qualifications you may have:

CCNA certification required; CCNP and/or BIG-IP certification preferred

4+ years of Cisco network engineering experience with extensive knowledge of multitenant technologies, VXLAN, QoS, DNS/DHCP, IPSec, TCP/IP and routing protocols

Strong understanding of Cisco routing and switching platforms including both IOS and NX-OS

Experience configuring and troubleshooting Cisco Security solutions

Experience configuring and troubleshooting F5 load balancers

Experience using diagnostic & management tools such as Solarwinds, Wireshark and ExtraHop

Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Flexible schedule with availability for afterhours work/maintenance

Bachelor's degree preferred

Ability to lift and carry network hardware

Strong team oriented, collaborative values - proven ability to work with team members and peers

Track record of establishing and maintaining strong working rapport with customers, and vendors in a dynamic environment

Skills/ Knowledge/ Experience Required :

Years of Experience

Minimum 4+ years' relevant systems engineering and/or infrastructure experience

Management Experience not required

Education Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, MIS, Information Technology, or similar degree; equivalent combination of education and experience may substitute for degree.

About Avanade

Avanade is the leading provider of innovative digital and cloud services, business solutions and design-led experiences delivered through the power of people and the Microsoft ecosystem. Our professionals bring bold, fresh thinking combined with technology, business and industry expertise to help fuel transformation and growth for our clients and their customers. Avanade has 30,000 digitally connected people across 24 countries, bringing clients the best thinking through a collaborative culture that honors diversity and reflects the communities in which we operate.

At Avanade, we are committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace where our people can be the best at what they do. We are proud be among leading organizations who are taking a stand for gender equity, both in and outside the workplace. This includes teaming with like-minded partners who are as passionate as we are about strengthening the role of women in the workplace, including Women in Technology International, Anita Borg Institute and Catalyst.

Majority owned by Accenture, Avanade was founded in 2000 by Accenture LLP and Microsoft Corporation.

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Avanade® Is An Equal Opportunity Employer. Avanade prohibits discrimination and harassment against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, age, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, disability, veteran, military or marital status, genetic information or any other protected status.

Requisition ID - 55123

Avanade is the leading provider of innovative digital and cloud-enabling services, business solutions and design-led experiences, delivered through the power of people and the Microsoft ecosystem. Majority owned by Accenture, Avanade was founded in 2000 by Accenture LLP and Microsoft Corporation and has 30,000 professionals in 24 countries. Visit us at

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