Network Engineer III
- Colorado Springs, CO
Kforce has a client in search of a Network Engineer III in Colorado Springs, CO.Summary:Principal responsibilities are to upgrade the telemetry network within the company footprint for network reliability. The successful candidate will review network design documents, prepare cutsheets based on current design, verify remote access of new devices, check router serial interfaces and perform Layer 1 troubleshooting with circuit group if required, create and apply router/switch configurations, place new equipment in-service, schedule site remediation with multiple internal groups and external vendors, submit change control requests, coordinate cutover during approved safetime maintenance window, notify user community of changes, remotely oversee migration of ASYNC and Ethernet connections with on-site field personnel, verify connectivity, decommission old equipment, and update multiple inventory systems.
- Knowledge of all Cisco routers/switches, Arista switch platform
- Subject Matter Expert level knowledge of OSPF and BGP routing protocols
- Cisco VSS architecture
- Expertise experience with Cisco Nexus equipment
- Expert level knowledge in MPLS/VPLS, VXLAN, VRF, GRE tunneling, RIPv2, STP, HSRP, VLAN, EtherChannel, Ethernet, ASYNC, SYNC, cable pinouts, and Layer 1 circuit testing/troubleshooting
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."
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