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The Role: Network Design Engineer

The Location: Virginia (Charlottesville / Richmond)

The Team: Through open communication and collaboration, The Network Design Team will provide and maintain a stable state of the art data and voice infrastructure that enables our customers to achieve maximum productivity and success.

The Impact:

  • Start every single day organized and with a deep understanding of our environment

  • Over-communicate with each other and our users

  • Constantly question ourselves, each other, our vendors and the status quo

  • Work as a team to deliver premier service

  • Pay strict attention to detail, provide timely response and excellent customer service

What’s in it for you:

Network Design

You will be responsible for designing networks and extensions to networks. You will take into account bandwidth requirements, infrastructure requirements, security and potential network expansion. Plan ahead to accommodate growth. Direct involvement in projects requiring network design.

Network Modeling

Network modeling involves using information on existing network traffic and estimating the effects of growth on the network. Do you love being an integral part of company growth? You will help us grow by learning new applications, standing up new branch offices, additional users or a combination of the three. Responsibilities would also include modeling the effect that newer equipment might have on network performance to make accurate upgrade recommendations to management.

Network Security

You will be responsible for figuring out how additional firewalls or content filters will affect performance. Consider placement of such security equipment on the network and be sure it is installed at the proper location to provide maximum security with minimum performance impact. This is tightly tied with the security group.


Produce the network infrastructure architecture ensuring that the respective components support the overall solution architecture,

  • Accountable for the network infrastructure integrity within an IT solution context. Leading design dependencies and impacts of change.

  • Ensure the network components are aligned to the target operational and architectural models and conform with standards

  • Lead design on medium and large sized Infrastructure projects

  • Architecture needs/business requirements, and is both affordable and supportable.

  • Analyze and explain the risks involved in adopting certain technology solutions

  • Produce or tailor standard designs to meet client needs whilst maintaining recognized industry and/or Corporate standards.

  • Contribute significantly to more complex solutions and may lead implementation or components within the design.

We’re Looking For:

Basic Qualifications:

  • 10+ years working in an enterprise environment with network support responsibilities.

  • Cisco certification highly preferred. CCNP in routing/switching preferred.

  • Experience with Switching L2/L3 and different platforms of Cisco switches Including Nexus Platform (5k / 9k)

  • Experience with Wireless LAN technology and understanding of Cisco Access Points and Controllers

  • Experience with Routing Protocols BGP/OSPF/EIGRP.

  • Experience with Firewall / Security.

  • Knowledgeable with installation and support of load balancer technology. F5 preferred.

  • Knowledgeable with Security technologies i.e. Firewalls, VPN configuration, IDS, IPS, 802.1x, Internet

  • Design, maintain, and modify VLAN topologies

The applicant is required to have a deep understanding of TCP/IP, switching technologies (VLAN’s, STP, RSTP, VTP, 802.1x, VCP), Routing (EIGRP, BGP, redistribution, summarization), IP (subnets, CIDR, NAT, ACL’s, DNS, DHCP, WINS), VoIP, multicast protocols (PIM, IGMP, CGMP), QoS Cisco IOS, general knowledge around NTP, SNMP, Netflow, IWAN.

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