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Lead Network Engineer

Cheektowaga, NY
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Careers Center | Lead Network Engineer
  • Lead Network Engineer

    Location US-NY-Cheektowaga
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  • Unit Description

    Sodexo is currently seeking a dynamic Lead Network Engineer for our Cheektowaga, NY office.


    In this role you will:

    • Implement, configure and administer routers, next generation firewalls, IPS, load balancers and WAN accelerators.
    • Monitor and conduct performance evaluation of networks including providing tactical and strategic input on overall network planning.
    • Assist in the planning and evaluation of new network systems, including making recommendations for budget and resources required to maintain and/or expand service levels.
    • Design and implement dynamically routed global network utilizing BGP and OSPF.
    • Work cross-functionally with other teams to achieve overall infrastructure goals including project management and budget requirements.
    • Maintain capacity planning and system monitoring matrix.
    • Utilize software and hardware tools to identify and diagnose problems and factors affecting network performance.
    • Drive change in network engineering, architecture, and the development of technical standards.

    Are you the one?

    • Proven expert level knowledge of enterprise global network environments utilizing OSPF and BGP
    • Minimum 7 years of experience with next generation firewalls and threat prevention
    • Proven experience with client and site VPN technologies in multivendor environments
    • Strong knowledge and practical experience with load balancing, SSL offload, web application delivery programmatic conditional logic via iRules (host header, url inspections, etc.)
    • Working experience with WAN Technologies (MPLS, SDWAN, WAN Acceleration, etc.)
    • Cloud networking & security experience in SaaS, PaaS and IaaS environments including Cloud connectivity to facilitate hybrid datacenters and orchestration/automation tools
    • Experience with Enterprise Wireless networking
    • Proven expert level knowledge in network troubleshooting tools including packet capture tools
    • Advanced knowledge of TCP/IP networking and protocols
    • Knowledge of telephony and Unified Communications and their impact on networks a plus
    • Experience with Network Monitoring tools using SNMP, Netflow, etc.
    • Experience in implementing and testing Disaster Recovery plans
    • 5-10+ years of experience as a network engineer

    Sound like the opportunity you’ve been waiting for? TODAY! We look forward to hearing from you.#LI

    Position Summary

    Reviews, plans, and evaluates network systems. May troubleshoot network systems and recommend improvements to network. Provides documentation/project tracking and management reporting. Provides tactical and strategic input on overall network planning and related projects. Performs a variety of tasks. May provide consultation on complex projects and is considered to be the top level contributor/specialist.

    Qualifications & Requirements

    Basic Education Requirement - Bachelor’s Degree 

    Basic Functional Experience - 3 years of experience in supporting networks

    Sodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.




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