azure cloud datacenter network engineer remote or hybrid. + warren , new jersey (remote) + posted 5 days ago job details summary + $54 - $73 per hour + temp to perm + associate degree + category computer and mathematical occupations + reference991226 job details job summary: Our enterprise client has a 100% remote opportunity for an experenced Azure Cloud Network Engineer to support global client and strategy and initiatives in expansion and tranformation projects and deliverables. Temp to Perm. Candidate will have a comprehensive understanding of network technologies and concepts with a focus in Azure Cloud networking. This includes routing, switching, firewalls, and network monitoring and management. Architect, Develop, test and upgrade enterprise network architectures within Microsoft Azure. 100% remote or hybrid available also. location: Warren, New Jersey job type: Contract salary: $54 - 73 per hour work hours: 8am to 4pm education: Associates responsibilities: Candidate will have a comprehensive understanding of network technologies and concepts with a focus in Azure Cloud networking. This includes routing, switching, firewalls, and network monitoring and management. Architect, Develop, test and upgrade enterprise network architectures within Microsoft Azure. Responsibilities: + Manage Azure Cloud data center environments + Upgrade, patch and maintain the overall network infrastructure upon which the private or hybrid cloud operates + Monitor the utilization, performance and availability of the cloud network infrastructure and its services + Support the architecture, design, implementation, and compliance efforts for effective cloud network security + Work closely with Application, Network, and Security teams to ensure requirements are reflected appropriately in the Azure architected design patterns + Troubleshoot network problems; schedule upgrades; network hardware refresh projects; perform network analysis and optimization + Provide escalation support of network infrastructure issues reported to the network group and follow up as needed + Ability to create high quality diagrams and network documentation for network design, implementation, and support processes + Maintain Inventory of network devices + Perform special projects, and additional duties and responsibilities as required Qualifications: + 5+ years of working in cloud computing or network infrastructure + 3-5+ years' experience in a cloud environment, preferably Azure as a cloud network engineer and administrator + Demonstrated experience building and operating cloud infrastructure + Experience with Checkpoint and Palo Alto Firewalls; Physical and Cloud based + Experience with load balancing platforms, BigIP F5 LTM preferred + Working experience with routing protocols OSPF, EIGRP & BGP in an enterprise environment. + Solid understanding of networking fundamentals as they relate to enterprise networks including but not limited to TCP/IP, DNS, DHCP, ARP + Knowledge of VPNs - site to site, IPsec, tunnel modes and remote access VPN's + Ability to Rack and Stack Network Devices including cable management in a Data Center / Server Room environment + High level of attention to detail and accuracy required + Proficient verbal and written skills required to effectively communicate in the English language required Preferred Qualifications: + Cloud Infrastructure (Azure or AWS) + IBM PowerVS Cloud experience + Ivanti Pulse VPN and Juniper firewall cloud Experience + Securing and monitoring cloud resources + Cisco Route/Switch platforms + Palo Alto or related cloud-based firewall technologies + Experience with Cisco network switches is highly preferred + Experience with Cisco Wireless technology and LAN controllers; Cisco Prime, DNA and Cisco ISE would be desirable + Experience with network management tools including Syslog and SolarWinds (NCM, NPM) is a plus + Experience with InfoBlox IPAM POSITION CAN BE 100% REMOTE EASTERN TIME ZONE WORKING SCHEDULE NJ RESOURCES CAN COME TO OFFICE ONCE A WEEK qualifications: + Experience level: Experienced + Minimum 6 years of experience + Education: Associates skills: + Network Engineer + Cisco + Network Design + Network + Design Engineer + NETWORK ADMIN + Cloud + LAN + WAN + Local Area + Wide Area + Routers + Switches + Design + Professional Engineer + Network Administration + CCNA + CCNP + ADMINISTRATOR + LOCALAREA + WIDEAREA + DATACENTER + CITRIX Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status. 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