Senior Network Services Engineer

Hartford County, CT

Posted: 11/05/2018 Employment Type: Contract Industry: Technology Job Number: 10344

Senior Network Services Engineer
  • Status: Contract assignment
  • Estimated Duration: 1 year
  • Hourly Target Range: TBD

A Health Insurance company is presently looking for a Senior Network Services Engineer who will lead DNS, DHCP and IPAM (DDI) efforts working with technology and business partners.  

Primary Responsibilities
  • Lead DNS, DHCP and IPAM (DDI) architecture and engineering efforts
  • Responsible for security, scalability, performance, availability and usability of the service
  • Assist with development and execution of architecture enhancements
  • Champion and facilitate DDI automation capabilities
  • Work and coordinate with key stakeholders, such as Information Protection, Active Directory, Endpoint & Global Network Engineering, Web IT and Legal
  • Be escalation point for technical support and troubleshooting efforts, periodic off-hours and on-call support is required

Qualifications Required
  • Must have advanced knowledge of Domain Name System (DNS), Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP), DNSSec and BIND required
  • Demonstrated experience with engineering and support of large, global DNS deployments
  • Hands on experience with BlueCat or other DDI services platform required
  • Experience with DNS on F5 Networks BigIP Global Traffic Manager (GTM)
  • Familiarity with AWS, Azure or other public cloud
  • Ability to develop scripts with Python required
  • Experience using Ansible or other open source configuration or orchestration products
  • Broad knowledge of networking, network hardware, technologies, TCP/IP, UDP, IPV4, IPV6, routing protocols, and security concepts
  • BlueCat Professional Certifications desired
  • Excellent verbal, written, and listening skills across multiple audiences from highly technical team members to business consumers at the highest levels of management.
  • Demonstrated experience consulting with executive management on technical solutions
  • Ability to navigate and drive results in a matrix environment
  • Ability to document and communicate complex technical concepts
  • Ability to recognize technical and analytical problems and solutions
  • Effective in fast-paced team-oriented environment

Benefits include Medical and Dental Insurance, 401(k), Employee Service Center, Referral Bonuses, Loyalty and Longevity Bonuses, and Plum Benefits.

To be considered for this position you  need to have the ability to work in a very fast paced environment, and be a quick learner. Excellent communication skills are essential in this role.

If you feel you are qualified for this position, please apply directly via

Karen Garach

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