Senior Network Engineer – Long Term Project – Bristol, CT. 

Bristol, CT

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Senior Network Engineer – Long Term Project – Bristol, CT. 

Title: Senior Network Engineer
Location: Bristol, CT. 
Duration: Long Term Project
Compensation: $65-80/hr
Work Requirements: US Citizen, GC Holders or Authorized to Work in the U.S. 
Qualified candidates may send a copy of their resume (Word Format) to 

Business Network Design Services (BNDS) is a network team within Enterprise Technology that designs and implements network infrastructure to directly support all Enterprise segments with LAN, MAN, WAN, internet, WiFi, and voice network services. BNDS engineers work closely with other technical teams to provide the network services, including the strategy/architecture team, network operations, global information security, wireless and cloud teams among others. This is an opportunity to build networks for an Enterprise world-class business units including filmed & TV production, media & broadcast, and content distribution

The Network Engineer (SNE) provides network design and consulting services to business units and peer groups, develops network design plans, and drives implementation of network solutions. As such, it is a hybrid role requiring a balance of technical, people and project skills.

Consulting: Meet regularly with business unit technologists to understand technical strategy, gather requirements, and translate requirements into technology solutions. This requires relationship building / leadership skills, planning, customer service, and problem-solving skills in serving as an interface between Enterprise Tech and the Business Units.

Analysis & Proposals: Arrange information effectively into solutions alternatives and present them to leadership and business segment partners. This requires accounting for multiple aspects of design solutions including technical, cost/financial, process, security and ongoing support.

Design: Prepare highly technical designs improving Enterprise architecture & design standards direct participation and execution of design, engineering & deployment of business unit network solutions & capabilities. This can include a mix of standard document writing, network diagrams, or contribution to configuration automation. Write Scope of Work documents to guide 3rd party implementers who will conduct the hands-on configuration of network devices; prepare critical documentation necessary for the design & infrastructure to be deployed.

Implementation: Prepare documentation in order to complete design plans; be accountable for the timely, on-budget implementation of the solution, including risk management & escalation, oversight of 3rd party vendors, and other internal/external project team members.

New Technology Evaluation: On occasion, assist the architecture team to evaluate new technology solutions; provide practical and Business Segment oriented perspective to the selection of new technology and adoption of processes.

Basic Qualification:

  • Technical leadership experience in a large, complex enterprise (e.g. at least 30+ sites in multiple countries, at least 10-15k users but preferably 50k+ users).
  • Ability to architect best-in-class, large-scale data networks for global enterprises that enhance security, performance, scalability, and cost-effectiveness.
  • Collaborative approach to working with business units to rapidly develop and implement solutions.
  • Ability to build and supporting enterprise LANs, MANs, WANs, VPNs, and remote access solutions in a variety of topologies.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Media/Entertainment/Video Distribution/Broadcast industry experience is beneficial.
  • Demonstrable ability to lead, coordinate, and handle complex projects: developing project plans/schedules; delivering a product or service in a timely and cost-efficient manner
  • Data center and/or cloud network design experience is helpful.
  • Experience with multiple vendor switching, routing, and security products (i.e. not just Cisco).
  • Basic or intermediate programming skills in Python or other contemporary toolset/language.
  • Possesses good interpersonal skills resulting in the ability to produce clear, concise and consumable verbal and written communications/depictions

Required Education:
BS degree in Computer Science, IS, Software Engineering

Our benefits package includes:

  • Comprehensive medical benefits
  • Competitive pay, 401(k)
  • Retirement plan
  • …and much more!

About INSPYR Solutions:

As a leading information technology partner, we connect top IT talent with our clients to provide innovative business solutions through our IT Staffing, Professional Services, and Infrastructure Solutions divisions. We understand and value the unique needs of highly-skilled information technology professionals in the industry and always strive to stay above the curve. Our company was founded on the following core values: Be the Best, Understand the Urgency, Never Ever Give Up, Have the Courage to Excel, and Make a Contribution. We take pride in our business model and strive to create a positive workplace environment through an exemplary culture.

INSPYR Solutions provides Equal Employment Opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, INSPYR complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities.