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Network Engineer III in St. Louis, MO at Genesys Talent LLC

Date Posted: 2/28/2019

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US Citizen or Green Card Candidates ONLY - No 3rd party suppliers for this position. 

Job Summary Play a critical role within a team of Senior Engineers to build out and support Micro Focus Network Automation application. Understand and support the Network Automation tool with the ability to become SME in order to provide platform direction. The Network Automation tool is responsible for managing network devices, maintaining audit policies against network devices, reporting on network devices and integration with other internal systems. 

Job will be focused primarily on supporting Network Automation tool within the Centurylink Managed Services organization, with goal to become SME on the tool and become proficient in other tools owned by the team. Successful candidate is expected to assist with administration and deployment of the Network Automation tool in addition to assisting in projects that require integration with Network Automation. 

Job Description •Administer Network Automation application. •Identify areas where automation can be utilized with the Network Automation tool and design solutions to support automation •Work with internal compliance organizations to ensure Network Automation meets Centurylink policies •Maintain an accurate inventory of the IT portfolio of technologies, and a disposition status (ex. contain, maintain, deploy, retire) of all business applications •Provide occasional 3rd level, off hours support for monitoring tools 

Required Skills •Experience with network device admistration such as F5/A10 Load balancers (configuration/Implementation), Nexus series switches (9K, 7K, 5K), Juniper (EX, QFX) •Experience with scripting, particularly perl, tcl and/or bash •Linux and Windows Administration experience •Network connectivity troubleshooting experience. Understand network protocols TCP/IP, HTTP, ICMP •Experience working with databases and writing SQL queries •Understanding of web services- SOAP/REST 

Desired Skills •Experience with Micro Focus Network Automation application •Security protocols such as RADIUS, TACACS, Linux Firewals, IPTables •5+ years of Network Administration •5+ years systems administration (Linux/Windows) •Experience working with data center operations teams •Experience managing or supporting any enterprise network application and/or automation for a large enterprise network with business-critical applications 

Qualifications •Bachelor's degree or equivalent education and relevant experience •5+ years related experience •5+ years with Bachelor’s degree