Kforce Network Engineer in Auburn Hills, Michigan

Kforce's client is currently seeking an experienced Full-Time Network Engineer to join their busy team! This client is located in Auburn Hills, Michigan (MI). Summary: Network Engineers are responsible for effective design, planning, installation/configuration, operation, and maintenance of all Network, Security & Communications systems hardware and software. This position will have an emphasis on firewall/security systems. Network Engineers focus on performance of the LAN, WAN, WLAN, Firewall, Load Balancing, ISP services, and other network and communication systems and tools.Essential Job Functions:

  • Install new/rebuild existing network and security devices (LAN/WLAN/Load Balancing)

  • Develop and maintain installation and configuration process, procedures and scripts

  • Install and maintain firmware on the operational systems, which includes, but is not limited to, HP Network Switches, F5 Load Balancing Appliances, Fortinet Fortigate Appliances, Cisco Routers, and Juniper Wireless Controllers

  • Perform regular security monitoring

  • Perform backup operations of all systems configurations

  • Provide Tier III support

  • Repair and recover from hardware or software failures

  • Open support cases with external vendors

  • Bachelor's degree

  • Familiarity with web-based technologies, including, but not limited to, reverse proxy servers, SSL certificate configuration, three-tier architecture

  • L2/L3 LAN based switching, routing protocols

  • WAN design and troubleshooting

  • Structured Cabling, Copper, Fiber, and basic Layer-1 design

  • TCP/IP protocol

  • Excellent customer service skills and experience supporting employees at all levels (individual contributors, management, and executives)

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:HoursMinimum Compensation:0.00Maximum Compensation:0.00