Pangaia Partners Senior Network Operations Engineer in New York, New York

Pangaia Partners is a leading edge professional & managed services provider with a strong focus in network engineering, collaboration and data center solutions. Our name, inspired by the original landmass unifying the earth, represents the convergence of technology and its ability to bring together people, companies and organizations across the globe. We help our clients engineer custom solutions to solve business challenges while empowering them to build innovative, lasting, competitive advantages.

Since our inception in 2001, Pangaia Partners has served emerging, midmarket and Fortune 500 companies in a wide range of industries including Financial Services, Pharmaceutical, Healthcare, Telecommunications, Insurance, Energy, Real Estate, Manufacturing and Government Sectors

Pangaia Partners offers full time employees a generous benefit package which includes a competitive salary, paid vacation, holiday and personal time. In addition, Pangaia Partners offer health, dental, 401k, LTD, STD and other attractive benefits.

We currently have a need for a Network Engineer supporting a Global Network Infrastructure Ultra-Low Latency Trading Environment. The ideal candidate will have five years of relevant work experience in networks. Global Financial Services experience is required.

Responsibilities:

  • Significant operational experience with IP networking, network hardware), Network Security/Firewall Management, routing protocols (BGP, OSPF, EIGRP, RIP, etc), and Wide Area Networks.

  • Maintain LAN/WAN network, connectivity between all datacenters and financial extranets; contact vendors to establish connectivity; deploy and configure routers, switches, and security firewalls

  • Troubleshoot and resolve network outages, troubleshooting tools such as traffic analyzers and Corvil

  • Maximizes network performance by monitoring performance; troubleshooting network problems and outages; scheduling upgrades; collaborating with vendor network architects on network optimization.

  • Escalation of problems as appropriate to management.

  • Support during and after network cutovers and change to the environment

  • Monitor latency, bandwidth utilization, and the general condition of the WAN; reporting on problems to the IT, Support and Trading teams on a real-time, 24x7 basis

  • Experience configuring Cisco routers and switches, review technical requirements for deployment

  • Experience with routing protocols and Vlans are necessary

  • Test, install troubleshoot network configurations

  • Deep technical experience utilizing network latency management solutions.

  • Knowledge of multicast required.

  • Knowledge of Cisco Nexus platforms required.

  • Knowledge of Arista platforms desired

  • Proficient in routing protocols: TCP/IP, MPLS, BGP, EIGRP, OSPF, HSRP/GLBP, Multicast, IP CEF

  • Advanced performance tuning and capacity management concepts

  • Through understanding of IP concepts including routing, VLAN's, QoS, tuning and capacity management concepts

  • Ability to analyze and design network systems to achieve efficient and secure operation

  • Knowledge of NOC tools such as Corvil, Smarts, HP Openview, Sniffers, NetCool, VitalSuite, CiscoWorks, Netscreen, and Concord eHealth

Job ID (Short): 1411

External Company URL: http://pangaiapartners.com/