Senior Network Engineer
WFH Flexible Little Chute, WI Heartland Business Systems
Job Type

The Senior Network Engineer will develop, implement, and support network services and solutions for consulting clients. This position will build a customer-focused relationship with client to identify business challenges and develop specifications and requirements to arrive at the best solution.

Roles and Responsibilities/ Essential Functions:

  • Work as a member of the HBS Network team as a leader and contributor that provides consultative and proactive project support to HBS’s account base.
  • Collaborate and be a leader across multiple internal teams to ensure successful delivery and timely of the scope of work.
  • Research new products for selection, enhance configuration standards and best practices and educate team members on these products and services to enhance the sales process.
  • Provide senior level support, maintenance, and administration for customer networks and review for other potential concerns or enhancement opportunities.
  • Work in and always model a positive team atmosphere between regional and virtual practices while maintaining a professional and respectful demeanor.
  • Create and maintain detailed documentation of past projects to potentially provide time estimates and project scopes for new related projects.
  • Create and maintain current vendor/industry specific certifications and stay current on new products and solutions by utilizing networks of resources.


  • Adaptability - Ability to fit into a changing environment w
  • Ambition - Extent that an individual demonstrates drive and initiative in seeking personal advancement or recognition
  • Applied Learning - Applied learning looks at whether an individual takes part in needed learning activities in a way that makes the most of the learning experience
  • Decision Making - Selecting an effective course of action while controlling resources and expenditures
  • Detail Orientated - Ability of an individual to pay meticulous attention to all aspects of a situation or task, no matter how small or seemingly unimportant
  • Ethical - Ability to be guided by the company’s accepted principles of moral conduct
  • Interpersonal - Interpersonal skills look at the ability of the individual to develop and maintain relationships with others.
  • Organized - Ability of an individual to be structured and methodical in working skills
  • Persistence - Ability to continue in a course of action in the face of adversity
  • Technical Aptitude - Ability to relate to topics which require and understanding or specialized knowledge

Required Experience:

  • 3+ years in a technical related field

Preferred Experience:

  • 3-5 years in a technical related field
  • 3+ years’ experience working as a consultant

Required Skills, Education and/ or Certifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent certifications
  • CCNP, CCA-C, VCA-DV, MCA or equivalent level certifications
  • Experience designing and architecting network-based solutions
  • Installing and supporting Cisco or HP/Aruba network switching and routing products
  • IOS, IOS-XR, NX-OS Experience/Best Practices
  • Routing Protocols—OSPF, EIGRP, BGP, L2 / L3 Architecture and Design Multicast, QoS

Preferred Skills, Education and/ or Certifications:

  • At least two or more Associate level certifications
  • CCNP, CCP-V, VCAP-DCV, MCE or equivalent level certifications
  • Installing and supporting Cisco or HP/Aruba network switching and routing products
  • IOS, IOS-XR, NX-OS Experience/Best Practices
  • Cisco Nexus technologies such as VDC, vPC, VXLAN, etc.
  • Routing Protocols—OSPF, EIGRP, BGP, L2 / L3 Architecture and Design Multicast, QoS
  • Cisco based ISR-based VPN solutions such as FLEX-VPN, GET-VPN, or DMVPN.
  • Data Center / Core design, configuration, and implementation utilizing Cisco Nexus Architecture (9K, 7K, 6K, 5K, 3K, 2K, 1000V).
  • Software Defined Networking (SDA, SD-WAN)
  • Cisco/Meraki/Aruba Wireless
  • Controller or autonomous based
  • Design using Ekahau or similar product
  • High Density/Manufacturing/Office/Education
  • Familiarity or experience with:
  • Meraki (Wireless, Security Products, Switches, SDWAN)
  • Citrix NetScaler ADC/SDWAN deployment a plus
  • Network security appliances Including Cisco ASA/FTD, Palo Alto firewalls and related technology
  • Additional core technologies such as: Riverbed, OpenDNS, Infoblox, Cisco Optical, NetBrain, FireEye, SolarWinds, SPLUNK

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