Network Engineer

3+ months agoColumbus, OH


Kforce has a client in search of a Network Engineer in Columbus, OH. This is an evening shift role. Candidates will be expected to work a schedule of Sunday - Thursday starting at 6:00 p.m.Key Tasks:

  • Plans and implements enterprise networks and related hardware and software
  • Designs and documents network architecture
  • Performs assessments on existing technologies to determine performance and capacity gaps
  • Establishes security (firewalls, intrusion detection), connectivity and access parameters
  • Provides recommendations to optimize network infrastructure
  • Tests and tunes security devices and systems
  • Programs routers and switches
  • Implements communications technologies (data or voice)
  • Manages network services from planning phase through implementation


  • 2-5 years of experience
  • Solid knowledge of routing protocols, network hardware and software, security technologies and network infrastructure is required
  • Basic network troubleshooting
  • Experience with Meraki switches and Velocloud SDWan implantation is preferred
Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Kforce is a professional staffing services firm offering Technology and Finance & Accounting jobs with top employers nationwide. We specialize in providing contract, contract-to-hire and direct placement opportunities, with over 50 years of experience in the staffing industry. Kforce offers many consultants comprehensive benefits depending on employment status, including medical, dental, 401(K), life insurance and disability. Our vision is to be "the firm most respected by those we serve."