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Network Engineer / Managed Services – Reston, VA

Location: Reston, VA
Position Type: Full Time

Salary: DOE

Clearpath Solutions Group is a technology integrator that focuses on storage, networking, and virtualization. Clearpath is currently seeking a Network Engineer to support our growing Managed Services division. A successful candidate should have five years in a network administration/engineering role, with hands-on experience working with various datacenter and enterprise level technologies and applications. Additionally, the candidate must demonstrate experience with troubleshooting production problems as well as implementing, upgrading, and maintaining network equipment.

Duties:

  • Manage, maintain, and troubleshoot mid- and large-scale network deployments.
  • Configure networking hardware to latest industry and manufacturer standards and best practices.
  • Use network monitoring tools to troubleshoot issues.
  • Manage customer tickets and provide quick resolutions.
  • Participate in on-call rotation and escalations.
  • Work closely with Operations Managers, Project Managers and other team members to service customer’s implementation and consulting needs.

Required Skills/Qualifications:

  • Understanding of routing, switching, security configurations, and network troubleshooting.
  • Hands-on experience with Cisco switches, routers, and firewalls.
  • Knowledge of at least 2 of the following are required: IOS, IOS-XE, NX-OS, ASA, or FTD/FXOS
  • Knowledge of at least 1 SD-WAN product from either VMware, Cisco, or Checkpoint is a plus.
  • Knowledge of Palo Alto firewalls, VMware vSphere, VMware NSX, and Cisco ISE are preferred.
  • CCNA certification (or ability to obtain within 3 months), multiple professional level certifications preferred.
  • Superior fault analysis, strong troubleshooting, and organizational skills.
  • Ability to work in a dynamic environment on multiple issues simultaneously.
  • Demonstrate a strong work ethic, adherence to deadlines, and ability to work independently and as a member of team.

Required Experience:

  • Education Level – Bachelor’s degree or work equivalent.
  • 5+ years of Cisco-specific network administration experience.
  • Experience working for a Managed Service Provider (MSP) preferred.

To apply for this position, please send your resume and cover letter to careers@clearpathsg.com