Kforce Senior Network Architect in Miami, Florida33126

Kforce has a client seeking a Senior Network Architect in Miami, Florida (FL).Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for defining, implementing and maintaining the corporate wide network architecture, infrastructure and standards

  • This includes associated technologies such as Cisco routing/switching/wireless, network addressing, IP standards and addressing, unified communications, video, firewalls, network load balancers, wide area network optimization appliances, VLAN's, VPN, MPLS, QoS, network monitoring and diagnostics, capacity planning, and other network technologies and tools

  • The role includes, but is not limited to, processes such as the maintenance and updating of the manufacturers software incorporated in the various network solutions; diagnosing and resolving problems impacting network availability and capacity; providing expert Tier 3 support to network engineers and IT staff; providing the analysis and definition of complex global network solutions required in broader IT systems or infrastructure projects

  • Independently design, implement, and support the Company's global data, voice and video conferencing networks and networking technologies

  • Provide expert Tier 3 troubleshooting and support for all network technologies and issues

  • Provide technical direction, standards and frameworks to meet existing and new business needs

  • Define, plan and upgrade network based software configuration and releases as required to maintain optimal performance and reliability

  • Develop and/or review detailed implementation and test plans for enterprise network technologies and projects for completeness and accuracy

  • Identify, evaluate and recommend emerging technologies against business and IT strategic needs

  • Bachelor's degree from a four-year college or university in Information Technology or related field of study

  • A minimum of ten plus years' experience

  • Demonstrated experience of success as a Senior Network Engineer, CCIE

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Fifteen plus years of experience

  • Two - four years of demonstrated experience of success as a Network Architect, CCIE

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Years