Core Network Engineer

Location: Jersey City, New Jersey Salary: competitive
Sector: Banking IT Type: Permanent

Company Description

A leading global investment banking, securities, and investment management firm that provides a wide-range of financial services to a diversified client base is looking for a Core Network Engineer to be part of their Platforms team in Technology. This is a full-time, permanent position located in Jersey City, NJ. Competitive salary, bonus, and benefits dependent on experience level.

Job Description

The job responsibilities include, but are not limited, to the following:

  • Support the WAN, MAN and carrier infrastructure engineering functions
  • Work on several projects at once, from regional ones to global ones
  • Provide technical escalation for complex problems
  • Working with network carriers to design and deliver connectivity solutions
  • Working with product engineering to drive requirements and certify new routing platforms

Required Skills/Qualifications/Experience

  • Software scripting and development experience (Javascript), automation & accessing web based services via APIs
  • Experience with network management platforms
  • Hands-on impact with network carriers for circuit delivery, including understanding commercial negotiations
  • Strong knowledge of WAN/MAN topologies and protocols, networking technologies such as: Ethernet, TCP/IP, BGP, OSPF, PIM, SNMP, MPLS
  • Experience dealing with change management in an enterprise environment
  • Experience dealing with common network vendor operating systems (Cisco, Juniper, etc)
  • Knowledge of global undersea cable systems

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