Lead Network Engineer

  • Full Time
  • Hartford, CT
  • Salary: $130000.0

Smith Arnold Partners

Award Winning 50-year-old Successful, Stable, Global Life Science Corporation is expanding their Network Engineering team. High visibility position, Hands on Network Engineering opportunity that will manage and mentor a mid-level engineer. Hands on opportunity that will manage Network Engineering projects end to end.

Title: Lead Network Engineer
Location: Windsor, CT
Salary: 110,000 – 120,000

Employee Testimonials:
It’s a close-knit company with big company reach. Plenty of resources. Positive work environment and leadership.
Fun work environment
Great collaboration between core engineering teams on projects
Strong technology and reputation among its customers. Low staff turnover
Opportunity for Growth from within, Opportunity for invaluable experience, Opportunity to wear many hats
Well managed, great people, practical expectations
Like a small family, everyone is on first-name basis

This Lead Network Engineer will be responsible for the design, configuration and maintenance of this organization’s LAN/ WAN Environment, Wireless Technologies, Voice Technologies and Firewalls. This position requires strong hands on network engineering expertise and strong project management skills as well as the ability to mentor and lead mid-level network engineers. The Lead Network Engineer will be responsible for advanced troubleshooting, site to site VPNs as well as projects around Avaya IP Office.

Bachelor’s degree and five years’ related experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience
Strong hands on Network Engineering experience as wells as Project Management expertise
Strong hands on experience with IP layer 3 architecture & troubleshooting
Hands on experience with Palo Alto Firewalls, but will consider experience with other Firewalls, Juniper MAG, DHCP config & support and TCP/IP troubleshooting
Hands on experience with Cisco Wireless technologies, Aruba switching
Some experience with IP telephony – Avaya IPO & ACCS preferred