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Senior IT Network Engineer

  • Job reference: NA-001458
  • Sector: Information Communications, Transportation
  • Location: Orlando, Miami, Tallahassee, Tampa

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Atkins is one of the world’s most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies. We build long-term trusted partnerships to create a world where lives are enriched through the implementation of our ideas.

We work together across an international network of offices. This means that wherever in the world a project is being delivered, our clients benefit from industry-leading expertise, as well as a dedicated local contact. 

We understand the importance of having deep roots in the community; knowing and understanding local requirements, practices and culture. This allows us to be true collaborative partners with our clients, so that together, we can tackle complex projects and enhance communities throughout the U.S. and around the world.

Making a positive impact on the built and natural environment takes more than just skill - it takes heart. If you put your heart into everything you do, come join our team.


Atkins seeks an experienced Senior IT Network Engineer to us in our Orlando, FL office.


MAJOR FUNCTION/ROLE:

Serves as a senior network engineering resource for the network supporting the North American enterprise for Atkins, with a primary focus on the effective operations and engineering of enterprise networking.

Ensures that IT global initiatives and standards are achieved within the scope of responsibility.


JOB DUTIES:

Complex, varied, non-standardized tasks, processes, or operations.


EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:

Bachelor's degree in IT or related field plus eight years’ relevant industry experience, including 4 years of hands-on operations experience.
Previous experience managing network operations team a plus.


SPECIAL SKILLS:

Strong knowledge of the following is required:
Branch & Wide area network design, routing protocols like BGP, EIGRP, OSPF, IS-IS, IPv4 & IPv6, Multicast, DNS, DHCP etc.
QoS design, deployment strategies and architectures.
Campus Network Design and Switching protocols like VLAN Trunks, STP, VTP, CEF, Ether Channel, HSRP/VRRP, FabricPath, etc.
IP Telephony, Wi-Fi network setup (Aerohive experience and Cisco Call Manager, Cisco Unity or Avaya CM experience is a plus)
Firewall & UTM device installation, configuration and maintenance etc. (Checkpoint or Netscreen experience is a plus)
Proxy Services like Bluecoat, Microsoft TMG, etc.
Monitoring tools like CA eHealth, Solarwinds Orion, PRTG, or Ciscoworks
Good knowledge of the following is required:
Firewall, IDS/IPS, AAA/RADIUS, remote access and other networking technologies from Cisco, Juniper, Checkpoint etc.
WAN Optimization technologies such as those from Cisco WAAS or Riverbed RiOS
Windows 2000/2003/2008 Server, UNIX & Linux operating systems
Server & Desktop Virtualisation Technologies
Microsoft technologies like Exchange, Active Directory, CCM, WSUS, MDOP, SCOM, ISA, OCS/Lync etc. (experience integrating Micorosoft OCS/Lync to Unified Communications is a plus)
Various network storage (SAN/NAS) & backup technologies
IT asset management & ITIL framework
Ability to communicate clearly both orally and in writing, with special ability to communicate technical concepts to technical and non-technical audiences.
Ability to work effectively with managers, IT staff and users to assess needs and analyze problems.
Skilled in identifying problems and solving them. Skilled in mastering the application of new technology and researching new products.


PROFESSIONAL REGISTRATIONS:

CCNP in R&S mandatory.
CCNP certifications in other disciplines or passing CCIE written are a plus.
ITIL certification is a plus.
Security+ desired



Atkins offers its employees a robust rewards package which includes: a competitive salary; a broad benefits package including medical/RX, dental, vision, life, disability, legal, hospitalization and other valuable voluntary options; generous time-off programs; flexible work schedules; 401(k) with employer match; professional and career development opportunities through our corporate university, as well as a highly-regarded tuition reimbursement program; and an unmatched culture focused on client-service, quality, and tireless pursuit of excellence in all we do. Atkins is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability.

Please view Atkins Equal Opportunity Statement.

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