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Senior Network Engineer (WAN)

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Date: Oct 16, 2021

Location: Plano, TX, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 149261 

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 Senior Network Engineer (WAN) to join our team in Plano, Texas (US-TX), United States (US).


Role Responsibilities:

-Help with modernization of the network enterprise leveraging new SD-WAN technology to improve efficiency, automation, and the ability to leverage various WAN connectivity options (e.g. MPLS, Broadband, 4G/5G).

-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.

-Configuration of the monitoring tools to incorporate WAN circuits into management tools for continuous monitoring.

-Help 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.

-Oversee and troubleshoot 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.


Basic Qualifications:

-10+ years of network project experience

-8 years Data Center Architecture

-5+ years of Core network services connectivity and integration

-Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNA), or higher

-WAN circuit provisioning, ACI, Cisco Nexus, Network Security deployment, and installation.

-Cisco routing platforms, such as Aggregation Services Routers (ASRs), Nexus, ACI and Integrated Service Routers (ISRs)

-Routing protocols and technologies including BGP, EIGRP, DMVPN, GRE

-Layer 2 technologies including STP, MST, VLANS



-Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)

-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



- BS/BA or equivalent experience or subject matter expertise in the service being provided






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. To learn more, please visit Furthermore, NTT DATA Services will make accommodations for eligible applicants on a case-by-case basis. Please email for assistance.

Nearest Major Market: Plano
Nearest Secondary Market: Dallas

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