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Network Engineer

Network Engineer

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US-NY-New York
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A Network Engineering position providing support to SMBC Capital Markets and Nikko. Responsibilities include network infrastructure and telecom, delivering uninterrupted business operation, performing scheduled maintenance, and ownership of projects and implementations. Main areas of expertise include: data, voice, video, network security and logistics.



· Work on assigned network infrastructure projects
· Perform analysis of alerts and events reported by network management platforms and work with senior staff on resolution
· Provide support during system installations across all sites
· Provide 2nd level support on daily network infrastructure issues reported to unified support group
· Provide support to other Systems Infrastructure teams during project implementation
· Maintain inventory of network and telecom devices
· Facilitate meeting with vendors and maintain vendor contact database



Experience/Knowledge  Requirements

5 - 7 years experience
Candidate should have strong theoretical knowledge on networking and skills to support, configure, and install networking hardware devices
Candidate should have previous experience working with network infrastructure areas preferably in a financial institution
Required  Skills/Abilities

· Knowledge on configuration of Cisco router, switches, firewall, communication manager, video communication servers, telepresence servers, telepresence management server, IPC Unigy Dealer Board (turret) system
· Knowledge on troubleshooting networking issues OSI layers 1-4 across data, voice and video networks
· Understanding of Cisco Unified communication environments
· Knowledge of routing and other protocols EIGRP, BGP, NAT, LACP, CDP, UDLD, VPC, DNS, DHCP
· Knowledge on network management platforms: Cisco Prime Infrastructure, Collaboration and Assurance, DCNM, Solarwinds
· Ability to support mixed data, voice, and video networks
· Capability of performing and complete tasks and projects independently
· Understanding of WiFi networks and basic components
· Ability to perform copper and fiber cable structure work
Skills  and  Special  Requirements  (heavy lifting, excessive overtime, etc.)

Some lifting of heavy networking and voice equipment may be required
Late night and weekend work will be required.  Comp time (Time or another day off) will be given in lieu of late night and weekend work.