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Healthcare - Network Specialist Advisor

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Date: Sep 23, 2021

Location: Detroit, MI, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 138597 


NTT DATA Services strives to hire exceptional, innovative and passionate individuals who want to grow with us. If you want to be part of an inclusive, adaptable, and forward-thinking organization, apply now.


We are currently seeking a Network Specialist Advisor to join our team in Detroit, MI.


We are seeking a highly motivated Network Specialist to help us with networking projects for a large Healthcare customer’s highly complex network infrastructure environment to include multiple enclaves comprising various classification levels. The candidate will work with a core network team responsible for the modernization of the network enterprise. The modernization will leverage new SD WAN technology to improve efficiency, automation, and the ability to leverage various WAN connectivity options (e.g. MPLS, Broadband, 4G/5G).


Job Responsibilities Include:

  • Development, design, test, and implement SDWAN architecture
  • Conduct network planning, design, and initial implementation of new network project initiatives
  • Coordination with team to procure the proper WAN circuit for the POC
  • Coordinate with local Site ETs and TMs to coordinate installation and technician access
  • Responsible for configuration of the monitoring tools to incorporate WAN circuits into management tools for continuous monitoring
  • Part of network engineering team to validate network design as per customer specifications including circuit protection, transport network selection, and interworking across networks;
  • Provide engineering/deployment support during the implementation and turn up of new network nodes and related connections


Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 8 years of network project experience
  • Minimum of 5 years of Core network services connectivity and integration experience
  • BS/BA or equivalent experience or subject matter expertise in the service being provided
  • Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNA), or higher


Preferred Skills:

  • Experience and knowledge of WAN circuit provisioning, ACI, Cisco Nexus, Network Security deployment, and installation
  • Extensive experience with Cisco routing platforms, such as Aggregation Services Routers (ASRs), Nexus, ACI and Integrated Service Routers (ISRs)
  • Demonstrated knowledge of routing protocols and technologies including BGP, OSPF, EIGRP, DMVPN, GRE
  • Demonstrated in-depth knowledge of Layer 2 technologies including STP, MST, VLANS
  • Demonstrated experience in overseeing and troubleshooting complex Local Area Networking (LAN) issues and resolving Wide Area Networking (WAN) problems and implementing, integrating, and supporting of cost-effective, high-performance IP and LAN/WAN solutions
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
  • Demonstrated in-depth knowledge and work experience with SD-WAN technology
  • Demonstrated experience providing technical leadership and training to lower level network engineers
  • Experience in network engineering within the federal intelligence community
  • Ability to adhere to a disciplined troubleshooting methodology, and ensure task/mission completion, along with creating and maintaining necessary information
  • Highly self-motivated and directed, with attention to detail
  • Able to effectively prioritize tasks in a high-pressure environment


About NTT DATA Services


NTT DATA Services is a global business and IT services provider specializing in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services. We are part of the NTT family of companies, a partner to 85 % of the Fortune 100.


NTT DATA Services is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, disability, age, veteran-status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other class protected by law.




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