SENIOR NETWORK ENGINEER - NO 3rd party companies and/or staffing agencies. - job id 31004

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SENIOR NETWORK ENGINEER - NO 3rd party companies and/or staffing agencies.

Depends on Skill and Experience Level

Warren, NJ

How to Apply


David Leak


(646) 690-5124


(646) 690-5124

This position is 100% onsite. No remote work available at this time.

We absolutely MAY NOT work with 3rd party companies and/or staffing agencies.

Contact: David Leak via email: with Job # DL31004 or Click the Apply Now button

Skills required for the position: LAN/WAN, ELECTRONIC TRADING, ROUTERS AND SWITCHES.

Location: Depends on selected applicants preference Warren, NJ, Long Island City, NY, OR Jersey City, NJ

Job Title: Senior Network Engineer

Job Type: Long Term Contract to Hire

Compensation: Depends on experience and skill level


  • Design, plan, install, test and support LAN and WAN network hardware and software as it pertains to routers, switches and monitoring software, with specific experience in Cisco product lines

  • Design, plan, implement, and maintain networking/ security components: Direct Connect, IGMP v2, V3, Routing, PIM Routing, subnet creation, IPS/IDS, and overall security of trading platforms.

  • Establish and maintain appropriate security configurations and controls for all network components.

  • Establish and maintain tools and procedures for regular and frequent monitoring of network alerts.

  • Design, plan, install and maintain adequate disaster recovery capabilities to meet the production support needs of the business.

  • Create and follow documentation for systems, processes and procedures appropriate for the role, which may include network device information, configuration & change management, security monitoring, disaster recovery, etc.

  • Provide troubleshooting and support for network issues.

  • Assume other duties/projects as they arise and be responsive to the department's needs.

  • Follow all IT Department policies and procedures.

  • Follow all structure change management policies and procedures.

  • Other duties as assigned

Required Skills and Experience:

  • Minimum of 15 years of experience supporting LAN/WAN in enterprise environments in a senior capacity.

  • Minimum of 15 years of experience with various Cisco routing and switching technologies

  • Minimum of 15 years multicast in an electronic trading environment.

  • Minimum of 15 years of experience managing service providers around network management and support

  • Experience in Low Latency trading platforms or banking infrastructure..

  • Experience with Cisco Nexus platforms.

  • Experience with OSPF, EIGRP, BGP, static route advertisement, PIM MCAST.

  • WAN connectivity such as T1/T3, MPLS, Colo cross-connects

  • Spanning-tree, VTP, Port Channels, Load balancing, SPAN

  • Experience with Management & Monitoring Tools, trending and analysis

  • Must have excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to build rapport with individuals across all areas and levels of the company.

  • Vendor/Contract/Service Provider Management experience, especially relating to fully-managed Network providers.

  • Must have demonstrable experience (re-)architecting and implementing a secure network topology for a multi-site global organization.

  • Experience working in an organization with structured and disciplined change management controls.

Job Id: 31004