Network Specialist / Engineer – Multiple Locations

About JSI

JSI is the consulting and broadband solutions leader for Rural and Tier II Service Providers. Over the past several years, JSI has expanded its services from compliance and regulatory consulting to business and finance consulting. In addition, with the recent acquisition of two broadband engineering firms, JSI is offering engineering, implementation, and managed services of broadband solutions. With billions of dollars of new investments every year and the critical need to extend broadband offerings across the country, the US communications space has been growing rapidly, and JSI is well-positioned to partner with our clients to help them succeed.

We are in a period of unprecedented growth and seek a Network Specialist/Engineer to join our N-COM Engineering Department located in Lubbock, TX, Charlotte, NC, and Nephi, UT (remote work may be considered).

Technical skills:

  • Excellent hands-on experience with the following technologies:
    • Routing protocols – EIGRP, OSPF, BGP
    • LAN Switching – VLAN, VTP, STP, EtherChannel, CoS
    • TCP/IP protocol suite, Quality of Service
    • Application protocols – HTTP, HTTPS, FTP, SMTP, SNMP, SSL etc.
    • Network Security – IPSec VPN, AAA Architecture, TACACS+, RADIUS
  • Service provider network architectures
    • Strong TCP/IP knowledge
    • Robust network topologies and protocols experienced in a large complex environment
    • Experience with WAN design, including MPLS
    • Experience with LAN design, including IP allocations, network segmentation, and VLAN definition and implementation
    • Working knowledge of industry routing protocols (RIP, OSPF, EIGRP, BGP )
    • Strong Voice over IP and IP Telephony knowledge
    • Expertise in many of the following protocols and technologies:
    • STP, RSTP, TCP/IP, IP, 802.1d, 802.1x, 802.1q, DS1/3, PIMv2, 802.11a/b/g/n, IPSec, 3Des, AES, PEAP, LEAP, SNMP, DNS, DHCP

Knowledge of the major router and switching platforms:

  • Cisco Catalyst 65xx, 45xx, 37xx, 29xx
  • Cisco 75xx, 72xx, 36xx, 37xx, 28xx
  • Cisco ASR platforms
  • Cisco NCS platforms
  • Juniper EX switch platforms
  • Juniper MX router platforms
  • Juniper SRX firewall platforms
  • Four years of Cisco router and Juniper experience is preferred

The ideal candidate will bring:

  • Proven experience with physical media technologies and associated equipment
  • Security knowledge
  • Operational experience in Internet Service Provider (ISP) services. (DHCP, DNS, FTP, TFTP, Exchange, and more)

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