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Network Engineer in St. Louis, MO at NextGen

Date Posted: 5/13/2019

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Job Description

Network Engineer


The Network Engineer provides design, implementation, and support for hardware and software users of the Local Area Network (LAN), Wide Area Network (WAN), and Wireless Network.


  • Design, configure, and implement new Nokia MPLS WAN network.
  • Design, configure, and implement new Cisco LAN and WAN infrastructure including Cisco's 3750 Catalyst switches.
  • Implement Cisco Wireless LAN infrastructure.
  • Manage, lead, and participate in project implementation of TCP/IP LAN, and WAN networks and other networking projects.
  • Provide support of our Cisco and Nokia TCP/IP network environment.
  • Primary technologies supported include:
  • Cisco LAN and WAN infrastructure components(including Nexus 2K, 5K, and 7K; Cisco UCS; Cisco Catalyst switches; Cisco series routers)
  • Cisco firewall infrastructure components
  • Cisco wireless LAN infrastructure
  • Nokia 7750 and 7705 routers, intranet and internet connectivity
  • TCP/IP network components and services; and other third party products.
  • Assist in the development, compliance, and continuous improvement of all aspects of networking infrastructure necessary to ensure the effective, secure , and regulatory compliant operations of the IT network resources including NERC-CIP compliance requirements.
  • Key projects include:
  • Implement a (40-50 node) MPLS network.
  • Implement critical LAN infrastructure within our substation environments.
  • Upgrade and implement new Cisco Catalyst switches in existing buildings.
  • Implement enhanced wi-fi coverage in existing company locations.


  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Computer Science, Management Information Systems, Engineering, or equivalent computer related degree from an accredited college or university.
  • Consideration may be given to candidates with extensive related experience without the academic requirements.
  • Seven or more years of CISCO routers, switches, and related equipment, LAN's, WAN's, firewalls, internetworking, data communications, or IP based wireless networks implementation and support.
  • Cisco CCNA is required. Cisco CCIE is preferred.