Senior IT Engineer

Job Type: Contract
Job Location: Houston, TX
Posted: January 3, 2018
Reference: 2018SIE1

The Engineer will provide level 3 engineering, deploy, implementation for WAN acceleration. Engineer to be provide Level 3 support of client's WAN acceleration (Riverbed SteelHead) environment (mostly around complex problem resolution). This position requires more than just administrative knowledge of the steelhead appliance and engineer will do packet level trouble shooting for issues that may be related to data flow through the Steelhead network. While a lot of troubleshooting/analysis is required for this role, it is not considered an operational role and is on the design team.

The Engineer must be able to provide design, consulting, configuration, deployment, project support and operational maintenance of network and transport technologies to ensure continuous availability of secured and reliable network services to both internal and external client global customers (mostly in relation to SteelHead support). Act as mentor and provide technical leadership to other engineers as required. This position requires a high level of experience and CCNP certification or equivalent experience in Cisco technologies. Strong routing and Data Center Experience a plus.

Primary Technologies:

  • WAN Optimization/Acceleration (River Bed Steel Head)
  • Network Protocols (TCP and WCCP)
  • Application / Protocols troubleshooting (HTTP/s, MAPI, CIFS/SMB/SMB3, MS RPC, MS DFS)
  • PKI knowledge (Certificate Authority, Detailed knowledge of SSL and TLS)

Secondary Technolo

  • LAN (Campus/building)
  • Highly Complex Network Solutions
  • WAN Core (Juniper)
  • Data Center / HPC - NEXUS 7K/5K/2K technologies

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