CGI Technologies and Solutions, Inc. Network Engineer in Sterling, Virginia

Network Engineer

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Category:Infrastructure/Cloud

City:Sterling, Virginia, United States

Position ID:J0618-0507

Employment Type:Full Time

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Position Description:

CGI Global Technology Operations is looking for a Network Engineer to join our growing team in Sterling, VA or Belton, TX. The successful candidate will provide network engineering and support of our large multi-tenant data center and network.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

Plan, design, build, and install new network capabilities based on customer/internal requirements

  • Respond quickly and effectively to network issues and outages

  • Utilize network monitoring tools to pro-actively address capacity, performance, and availability issues before service degradation occurs

  • Plan, design and support VoIP Enterprise systems

  • Perform system maintenance on network hardware/software as required

  • Provide recommendations to improve design and reduce cost of existing network

  • Work with the security team to insure security best practices are followed in the network

  • Participate in 24x7 on-call rotation for network support

  • Identify technologies and products to improve network capabilities

  • Provide technical leadership to more junior team members

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

  • Minimum of 5-10 years progressive experience as network engineer

  • Advanced knowledge of TCP/IP fundamentals, IP subnetting, routing protocols (OSPF, BGP), and network management

  • Experience with MPLS, point-to-point, VPN, and other WAN connectivity options

  • Detailed understanding of switching, VLANs, and related technologies

  • Extensive experience with Cisco switches and routers, including Nexus, 6500/4500/3750 series switches and ASR routers

  • Cisco CCNA / CCNP certification preferred

  • Detailed understanding of network security, including firewalls and VPNs

  • Experience with Fortinet and Cisco ASA firewalls preferred

  • Experience with F5 load balancers preferred

  • Knowledge of Cisco IPT (Unified Communications Products)

  • Knowledge of Unified Communications Manager

  • Knowledge of Unity Connection

  • Knowledge of Cisco Voice Gateways

  • Knowledge of SIP

  • Experience with Remedy preferred

  • Experience with ITIL v3 preferred

  • Must be detail-oriented with good organization skills

  • Excellent troubleshooting skills

  • Ability to learn quickly and work independently

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Professional and ethical at all times

  • Energy, initiative, and a positive attitude

  • B.S. degree in computer science or similar preferred

What you can expect from us:

Build your career with us.

It is an extraordinary time to be in business. As digital transformation continues to accelerate, CGI is at the center of this change—supporting our clients’ digital journeys and offering our professionals exciting career opportunities.

At CGI, our success comes from the talent and commitment of our professionals. As one team, we share the challenges and rewards that come from growing our company, which reinforces our culture of ownership. All of our professionals benefit from the value we collectively create.

Be part of building one of the largest independent technology and business services firms in the world.

Learn more about CGI at www.cgi.com .

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CGI is an equal opportunity employer.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, ethnicity, ancestry, color, sex, religion, creed, age, national origin, citizenship status, disability, medical condition, military and veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation or perceived sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, and gender expression, familial status, political affiliation, genetic information, or any other legally protected status or characteristics.

CGI provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities. If you need an accommodation to apply for a job in the U.S., please email the CGI U.S. Employment Compliance mailbox at USEmploymentCompliance@cgi.com . You will need to reference the requisition number of the position in which you are interested. Your message will be routed to the appropriate recruiter who will assist you. Please note, this email address is only to be used for those individuals who need an accommodation to apply for a job. Emails for any other reason or those that do not include a requisition number will not be returned .

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CGI will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with CGI’s legal duty to furnish information.

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CGI provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities. If you need an accommodation to apply for a job in the U.S., please email the CGI U.S. Employment Compliance mailbox at USEmploymentCompliance@cgi.com . You will need to reference the requisition number of the position in which you are interested. Your message will be routed to the appropriate recruiter who will assist you. Please note, this email address is only to be used for those individuals who need an accommodation to apply for a job. Emails for any other reason or those that do not include a requisition number will not be returned.

We make it easy to translate military experience and skills! Click here at http://cgi-veterans.jobs/ to be directed to our site that is dedicated to veterans and transitioning service members.