Sr. Cisco Network Automation / SDN Solutions Engineer

at CyberCoders
Published May 30, 2022
Location New Orleans, LA
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  


Award winning and established Technology firm providing industry leading solutions in numerous verticals (Commercial, Enterprise, Global, Healthcare, SLED, etc.) is continuing it's growth and adding to their team . The current need is for a Senior Network Solutions Engineer / Architect with strong SDN & Network Automation Engineering expertise.

This will be a REMOTE role when not in front of clients that will be high profile and allow for you to shape the direction of numerous technology / practice initiatives especially in the Software Defined Networking and Network Automation space.

Excellent cross training culture is provided for Network Engineers / Architects with strong aptitude. You will have the ability to take advantage of generous training budgets and time off from projects to gain additional certs and / or attend relevant classes.

Top Reasons to Work with Us

  • Opportunity to be part of an award winning & established firm in fast-growth mode.
  • VERY competitive compensation plan including base, bonus and profit sharing.
  • Opportunity to work remotely from home office when not in front of clients.

What You Will Be Doing

  • Working with internal and external customers in driving their architecture needs.
  • Design, Support and Troubleshooting of existing and growing Network / Data Center environments.
  • Leading initiatives for Designing and deploying Data Center Networks utilizing industry best practices and Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure and Nexus 9k platforms.
  • Implementing Network Automation based solutions for clients / customers
  • Developing and performing migration from traditional data center network designs to Cisco ACI.
  • Integrating services appliances to Cisco ACI deployments to include Application Delivery Controllers and Firewalls.
  • Monitor network performance and troubleshoot problem areas as needed.
  • Create Low Level Design, High Level Design, Implementation Plan, and Acceptance Test Plan documents in accordance with customer standards.
  • Design / Architecture and implementation of solutions surrounding solutions involving Cisco R/S, ASR, DWDM, ACI, SDN and the Nexus switches.
  • Strategic research and evaluation of new solutions and relevant technologies.
  • Staying up to date on current and relevant certifications
  • Strong Expertise with NSX / VMware will be highly desired / relevant
  • Strong SD-WAN / Viptela expertise will be highly desired / relevant

What You Need for this Position

  • CCIE or CCNP certification (either Data Center, Route / Switch, Service Provider or Security)
  • Strong Cisco R/S expertise
  • Strong experience with implementing Nexus Switches
  • Strong experience with Cisco SDN / ACI is required
  • Strong skills with automation (REST API, Ansible, Python, Powershell, etc.)
  • 8+ years in Cisco WAN/LAN routing and switching. Experience engineering and troubleshooting large, complex Cisco network solutions
  • Hands-on experience with EIGRP & OSPF
  • Extensive Cisco Catalyst experience
  • F5 Loadbalancing experience is a plus
  • Strong experience with SD WAN and Viptela
  • Strong experience with NSX is a plus
  • Strong exp. with OpenFlow, OpenStack, Virtualization and UCS / Compute Engineering

What's In It for You


In addition to the very competitive compensation plan (aggressive base salary, bonus and profit sharing) there will be a comprehensive benefits package including

  • Vacation/PTO
  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Bonus
  • 401(k)
  • Telecommute opportunities once up to speed.

Please apply ASAP if qualified and interested or you can send your resume to me directly at: [Click Here to Email Your Resumé]

Colorado employees will receive paid sick leave. For additional information about available benefits, please contact Chuck Cooke

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