o Hands on experience and expertise of Cisco Devices like Core Switches, ASR routers, ASA firewall, Meraki, Catalyst switches etc.
o Strong understanding and experience with Network protocols /services/technologies like BGP, OSPF, ISIS, IP/MPLS, QoS, MPLS Traffic Engineering, Multicast, SDWAN and NAT
o Hands on experience with Network inventory and Monitoring tools such as LanSweeper, HP Network Node Manager, Solarwinds, Sniffer, PRTG and Cisco Works.
o Experience troubleshooting stateful packet flows and common network issues related to packet switching/routing
o Network administration/ automation including network hardware, i.e. routers, switches, firewalls, network security devices installs and patch management, Network problem determination and resolution, log analysis, etc.
o Good knowledge on authentication methods like Radius & Tacacs.
o Review network security threat logs for intrusions and compromises and provide solutions
o Proficiency in creating network isolation by way of creating DMZ, VLAN, Micro segmentation
o Write well designed, efficient, and readable process documentation following technical documentation standards
o Support and maintain existing network infrastructure adhering to SLAs
o Drive customer communication during critical events
Required Candidate profile
o CCIE R&S / SP
o 5-7 years of hands on experience on Cisco Products
o Bachelors degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, Engineering or a related field
o A Team player with positive attitude
o Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Willing to work in shifts
o Experience in Command Center/ Network Operations Center is a big plus
o Knowledge on Quality of Service (QoS) and Class of Service (CoS), and VoIP technology