CenturyLink Lead Engineer in Jersey City, New Jersey
CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) at http://www.centurylink.com is a global communications and IT services company focused on connecting its customers to the power of the digital world. CenturyLink offers network and data systems management, big data analytics, managed security services, hosting, cloud, and IT consulting services. The company provides broadband, voice, video, advanced data and managed network services over a robust 265,000-route-mile U.S. fiber network and a 360,000-route-mile international transport network. Visit CenturyLink at http://www.centurylink.com/ for more information.
Architect, Design, Implement, and Troubleshoot Networks for different needs in the financial industry.
A solid background designing, managing, and troubleshooting a diverse multi-protocol, switched and routed enterprise networks.
The candidate must be good at documentation in general. Competent with working with network diagrams using Microsoft Visio.
Ability to be able to troubleshoot network connectivity issues with both external and internal clients.
Heavy hands-on experience with multiple internetworking devices
Strong ability to use packet tracing technologies to troubleshoot network issues.
Specific Technology Expertise:
Strong and extensive knowledge of complex protocols and technologies:
BGP, OSPF, EIGRP, RIP-v2, Static Routing, route-redistribution, summarization, Policy-Routing.
Trunking, spanning-tree, dot1q, VLANs, VTP, Ethernet switching, Multi-layer switching
PIM, IGMP, MSDP
TCP/IP, UDP, HSRP, DNS, DHCP, FTP, TFTP, NAT, TACACS, SSH, NTP, SYSLOG, TELNET,
SNMP, SYSLOG, IPSLA, NETFLOW
IPSEC, VPNS, Firewalls.
Wireshark, sniffers, packet captures, and packet decode, Market Data packet decodes, FIX packet decodes.
Vendor specific technology expertise:
Cisco switches and Routers: Cisco 4900M, Cisco Nexus3064, Nexus 3548, Cisco 3750, Cisco 6500, Cisco 3800, Cisco 7200, Cisco 7600,
Arista 7150, 7050, 7500 series
Juniper Netscreen and SRX Firewalls.
NetScout Infinistreams and Performance Managers
Corvil CNE-2100, 2110, 2300, 6300 7300
SevOne SNMP Management system.
A Minimum of 8 years in the Financial Industry, preferably in a Trading environment is required for this position. The candidate must have experience in the Architecture, Design, Implementation, and Maintenance of Trading-related Network infrastructure, such as: Market Data Distribution Networks, Ultra Low-latency and low-latency networks.
General Competency :
The candidate must be highly motivated
Willing to work in a fast-paced, constantly-changing environment.
The candidate must have good communication skills.
The candidate must be customer-focused.
Ability to work effectively and productively with others, and still comfortable working independently.
A minimum of a Bachelor’s degree is required.
Cisco or similar industry certifications will be a big plus
Masters or Equivalent
Bachelors or Equivalent
Alternate Location: US-New Jersey-Jersey City
Requisition # : 198116
This job may require successful completion of an online assessment. A brief description of the assessments can be viewed on our website at http://find.centurylink.jobs/testguides/
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