Job Description

Pilot Flying J is seeking a Senior Network Engineer with strong interpersonal and project management skills. The network engineer will be responsible for overseeing the design, installation, configuration and maintenance of large-scale enterprise retail network infrastructure. Responsibilities will also include assisting in the maintenance of existing network infrastructure in both Datacenters.

This position will require someone with:

* B.A. or B.S. in a technical field or a relevant combination of education and experience.
* 10+ years of expertise in implementing, administering, and troubleshooting network infrastructure devices, including: firewalls, routers, switches, wireless access points and controllers, and monitoring applications.
* Expert understanding of firewall configuration and maintenance, experience with Cisco ASA equipment preferred
* Expert with configuration, installation, troubleshooting, and supporting of Networking equipment
* Comfortable documenting and explaining network topologies, understand and diagram existing network ,diagram, explain and plan for future growth.
* Expert with 802.1q VLANs and working within industry best practices
* General patch cable termination capabilities (Cat5e / Cat6)
* Experience building and maintaining fiber optic networks
* Understanding of 802.11G/N in both the 2.4 and 5 GHz frequencies
* Experience maintaining an enterprise-level infrastructure, including fiber optic and wireless using Cisco technologies.
* Ability to engineer, build, and test networks for optimum throughput and reliability
* General understanding of VoIP equipment and operation, Powering the phone, Getting voice and data networks to a phone, Able to work with a VoIP provider to deploy and support
* Knowledgeable in application transport and network infrastructure protocols (SSL/TLS, DNS, DHCP, WINS, NTP, FTP, HTTP, SMTP, CIFS, LDAP, and Microsoft AD), and possess an understanding of how to support these applications / protocols when accessed through VPN and firewall appliances.
* Understanding and implementation of network traffic analysis, remote access methods and systems, stateful inspection firewalls, encryption, authentication and authorization technology.
* Hands-on technical experience working with VPN technologies (IPSEC, SSL VPN, WebVPN, AnyConnect, DMVPN, etc.).
* Willingness to mentor more junior staff members and interns.
* Experience in a fast-paced support environment in a campus networks as a member of a 24x7x365 network and/or security operations team.
* Expert-level skills with Windows and Mac Operating Systems.
* Ability to quickly learn new or unfamiliar technologies and products, independently using documentation and online resources.
* Strong oral, written, communications, and presentation skills.

The basic duties of this position include:

* Install, support and maintain hardware and software infrastructure according to best practices, including routers, aggregators, switches, wifi controllers, and firewalls.
* Perform network security design and integration;
* Diagnose problems and solve issues, often under time constraints;
* Provide network and host based security, incident response, firewall and VPN management and administration;
* Implement the necessary controls and procedures to protect information systems assets from intentional or inadvertent modification, disclosure, or destruction;
* Assist in the development of guidelines and procedures for administration and security best practices; * Provide network documentation;
* Monitor network usage, anticipate problems and suggest solutions;
* Manage projects and maintenance tasks in Jira / Ticket Tracker (ticketing system)
* Work closely with colleagues to meet team goals and improve processes and practices.
* Remain current on emerging technologies via professional groups, trade magazines, internal and external training, independent research and study, and other avenues available.
* Perform other tasks as requested by the Network Manager


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