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Network Engineer Senior 51602 in Allen Park, MI at Fast Switch

Date Posted: 2/28/2019

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Job Description

Job ID: 51602

Network Engineer Position Description:

  • The Network Standards and Cycle Planning (NSCP) team has an opening for a Network Engineer. 
  • The primary function of the NSCP team is to work closely with the Network Engineering department to create and manage the global network standards for our company. 
  • Additionally, NSCP reviews and approves all of the global LAN (Local Area Network) designs to ensure compliance to these standards. 
  • Using their technical knowledge, this team acts as a consultant to LAN planners globally to ensure that implementations meet or exceed our networking standards. 

Position responsibilities include: 

  • Work closely with Network Engineering to define global network standards.
  • Publish and maintain global network standards documentation and templates.
  • Working with Network Engineering and Cisco, develop and publish standards-based network Bills of Materials (BOMs) to aid LAN planners in selecting and procuring network components.
  • Lead and support global network design reviews.
  • Provide consulting and support for the network deviation process.
  • Review and approve network changes.

Skills Required:

  • Experience designing, implementing, operating and troubleshooting TCP-IP and Ethernet-based network architectures. 
  • Working knowledge and understanding of Cisco IOS, VSS, TCP-IP, DNS and DHCP services.
  • Familiarity with Cisco routing, switching, wireless, and load balancing platforms.

Experience Preferred:

  • Technical aptitude with ability to learn new networking technologies quickly.
  • Strong communication and organizational skills.
  • Knowledge of our network design and current standards Cisco certifications (CCNA, CCNP).

Education Required:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or another technical field

At Fast Switch, Our Purpose is Our People and Our Planet. We come to work each day and are reminded we are helping people find their success stories.  Isn’t that cool? Also, Doing the right thing is our mantra.  We act responsibly, give back to the communities we serve, and have a little fun along the way.

We at Fast Switch have been doing this for 22 years. We’re doing business in almost half the states in the union with offices in Detroit, MI, Columbus, OH, New York, Hartford, CT, Massachusetts, Minneapolis, MN, Los Angeles, CA, San Francisco, CA, and Tucson, AZ.

We're a financially strong, privately-held company that is 100% consultant and client focused.

We've differentiated ourselves by being fast, flexible, creative and honest. Throw out everything you've heard, seen, or felt about every other IT Consulting company. We do unique things, and we do them for Fortune 10 companies, Inc. 500 companies, and technology start-ups. We also have a strong belief in giving back to the communities we serve.

Our benefits are second to none and thanks to our flexible benefits options you can choose just the benefits that you need or want, options include:

• Medical and Dental (Fast Switch pays majority of the medical program)

• Vision

• Personal Time Off (PTO) Program

• Long Term Disability (100% paid)

• Life Insurance (100% paid)

• 401(k) with immediate vesting and 3% (of salary) dollar-for-dollar match

Plus, we have a lucrative employee referral program and an employee recognition culture.

In 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018, Fast Switch was named one of the Top Work Places in Michigan by the Detroit Free Press and one of the Best Staffing Firms in 2016 and 2017. We have won the Columbus Business First “Fast 50” award 9 times in 12 years because of our strong growth which translates into more and better opportunities for our consulting staff members.

Ranked '#1' supplier by over 50% of our customers nationally.

Ranked 'Top 3' supplier by over 75% of our customers nationally.

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