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Job Title: Network Architect

Location: Lake Forest, IL

Duration: 6 months

Rate: Open


  •  Work on Project Design and Implementation
  •  Detailed designing, technical consulting and implementation services. High Level Design, Low Level design and Acceptance test planning for DATA networks.
  •  Direct and Guide complex network implementations. Design, Installation, configuration and testing for Data Network for complex and heterogeneous networks
  •  Prepare BOM, design documents, drawing and technical presentations to customers
  • Site survey and assessment as per questionnaire
  • Multisite network rollout as per the LLD
  • Physical installation, staging and basic configuration as per the implementation/LLD and integration testing

Skills & Experience:

  • CCNP/CCSP/CCIE(R&S), with 10-12 years of experience.
  • Extensive knowledge of Campus/Enterprise Data Centre, LAN & WAN technologies.
  • Products - Cisco Switches, Routers, Wireles and FW All switches and routers for enterprise (including Nexus and 7600)
  • Complex LAN and DC switching infrastructure with high availability, LAN QoS
  • Designing solution architecture for networking and unified communications infrastructure based on Gigabit Ethernet, L2/L3 Switching, STP, QoS, VLANs VTP, LAGP, PagP
  • Configuration and Troubleshooting of Ethernet switches
  • Awareness of Network Managing and Monitoring Tools: HP Open view (especially the Network Node Manager), MRTG, What's Up Gold, Concord, Network Intelligence , Solar Winds Orion, Concord E-Health, Cisco Works, Network Vantage, Cisco works WLSE, Ecoscope, Packet Capture
  • Routing and QoS - All Routing protocols including policy routing and multi protocol environment, WAN Qos engineering and implementation
  • Wireless - Wireless LAN with secure access (guestnet)
  • Provisioning of networking resources for different networking solutions and services
  • Diagnose network problems and provide fixes, work-arounds
  • Network Management - Design, implement and customize management system - Cisco works, MRTG. Network Management with tools like Cisco Works, HP Openview, Big Brother, MRTG.
  • Extensive knowledge of Campus/Enterprise Data Security solutions like Firewalls, VPN/Wireless Security, IPS, Sniffer tools etc.
  • Products - Cisco ASA Firewalls, IPS Appliance MARS,FWSM Module, NAC, Cisco CSM, Cisco Anyconnect,.
  • CHECKPOINT UTM Boxes, Checkpoint NGX R65/71,Checkpoint Smart Centre Server, Antivirus Trend micro, Bluecoat Proxies, Scansafe etc
  • Firewalls: Stateful Inspection , Application Proxies, etc
  • Security Devices Management and Analysis
  • Security Standards and Protocols:AES,3DES,MD5,SHA1,CA,
  • Mitigation of various DoS Attacks DHCP snooping, VLAN hopping, MAC flooding etc .


Mike Smith - Resource Manager

Thoughtwave Software & Solutions, Inc.

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