Permanent Cognizant is currently looking for Senior Network Engineer with Extreme Network experience for a permanent role based in Duisburg-
Germany. Summary Job Description
The Senior Network Engineer will be responsible for providing hands-on network engineering for a world-class enterprise network, to include deployment projects and initiatives.
The Senior Network Engineer will be ensuring all equipment such as routers, switches and access points are set up correctly and ready for deployment, and maintained after installation.
Network design and development for future technologies will be expected.
Troubleshooting and decision making both with and without team support.
This Senior Network Engineer will be expected to apply your knowledge of network engineering to ensure all projects and deliverables are completed accurately and on time. Key Accountabilities
Administer, Install, troubleshoot, maintain and configure Extreme Networks
Excellent communication skills (verbal and writing), 'soft skills' and problem-solving capabilities
Ability to multitask several issues and projects simultaneously
User knowledge of Windows and / or LINUX operating systems
General experience with network management tools
General knowledge of networking protocols. Examples include : xSTP (STP, RSTP, or MSTP), IGMP, PIM, LACP, MLAG, SLPP, IS-
IS, SPBM, OSPF, MPLS, VRRP and BGP
Ability to perform packet capture analysis using XMC analytics
Familiar with working with XMC including NAC manager, policy manager and wireless control
Strong troubleshooting skills Job Responsibilities and skills required
Experience in creating and maintaining network systems.
Extreme Networks® Certified Specialist (ECS) and / or Extreme Certified Network Associate (ECNA)
A network engineer degree, degree, or BS / BE degree in computer science, cybersecurity or related IT fields with minimum 8-10 years of experience.
Proven work experience as a network engineer
Thorough understanding of the latest technologies, routing, switching technologies including all network and security principles, and protocols.
Understanding of systems, intrusion detection systems, firewalls, anti-virus software, log management, authentication systems, content filtering, Quality of Service
Understanding of the web-related terminologies and software such as web applications, web related protocols, service-oriented architectures, and web services.
Ability to work under pressure and stressful scenarios.
Ability to communicate and report network incidents and issues to the upper management.
Good knowledge of English language in spoken and written
Average knowledge (B2 level) of German language in spoken and written
SNo Primary Skill Proficiency Level
Rqrd. / Dsrd. 1WinSCPPL1Required2SSL-ExplorerPL1Required3eXtremeDB from McObjectPL1Required4DHCPPL1Required5BarracudaPL1Required
Proficiency Level Generic Reference PL1The associate has basic awareness and comprehension of the skill and is in the process of acquiring this skill through various channels.
PL2The associate possesses working knowledge of the skill, and can actively and independently apply this skill in engagements and projects.
PL3The associate has comprehensive, in-depth and specialized knowledge of the skill. She / he has extensively demonstrated successful application of the skill in engagements or projects.
PL4The associate can function as a subject matter expert for this skill. The associate is capable of analyzing, evaluating and synthesizing solutions using the skill.
Employee Status : Full Time Employee