FASTTEK GLOBALpowered by Fast Switch - Great Lakes
(734) 744-9373
Allen Park, Michigan
Network Engineering Consultant/Expert #949594
Job Description:
  • Provide operational support that requires weekend on call for change and incident management (including break/fix) on a scheduled rotational basis
  • Configure, upgrade and maintain enterprise level Cisco, Nexus router and switch configurations
  • Configure, upgrade and maintain enterprise level Cisco wireless LAN high density controllers and access point configurations
  • Plan, schedule, communicate and implement WAN, LAN, Enterprise Data Center, WLAN and associated technologies (SD WAN, ACI, server switching and F5 load balancing, etc.)
  • Participate on WebEx bridges to diagnose, identity and restore complex network issues that impacts customer network services
  • Participate in planning meetings and ensure standards are implemented and
  • Manage and implement customer-initiated network change requests for Change Management
  • Participate in implementing weekend/weekday changes on a three-week rotating schedule
  • Collaborate with Network Service teams service owners (Extranet, DDI, Load Balancing, Cloud Computing, WAN, LAN, Wireless, Advanced Manufacturing)
  • New standards/projects/implementations/technologies
  • Provide technical direction to Network Analysts and Administrators for network software and hardware implementations.
Skills Required:
  • Broad understanding large scale network layers (core, distribution and access) Solid grasp of the OSI Model network L2/L3 switching and routing protocols (IP, TCP ARP, ICMP, UDP, SMTP, FTP, TFTP)
  • Experience in configuring and troubleshooting of routing protocols (OSPF, BGP, MPLS, IGRP, EIGRP)
  • Proficient in configuring and trouble-shooting Cisco routers and switches (3850, 3850 stacks, Nexus 5k, 7k, 9k serie platforms and supporting software
  • Ability to configure various Cisco platform hardware which includes Cisco WLCs, APs, bridges and switches (NX-IOS), Cisco NCS 2000, Cisco VSS SWV, ACI ,SDWAN and DNA technologies)
  • Experience with common network changes (VLAN, ACL, ext. ACL, VTP, QOS (policy maps and LLQ markings
Skills Preferred:
  • Experience in Cisco Meraki-SD-WAN;
  • Managed Services for Cisco SD/WAN , DNAC.
  • Experience in Cloud Computing
  • Experience of configuring and troubleshooting wireless/wired network devices including Cisco Air-OS and IOS-XE based Wireless LAN Controllers (5508/5520/8540/9800s), PI/MSE/CMX, Access Points indoor/outdoor with various mode (local/bridge/monitor) and various client’s laptops/scanners/cameras/IoT(iPhones/iPads/Android/Microsoft) and others
  • Ability to understand and perform scripting languages such as JavaScript, PHP, Python, VBScript.
  • Develop operational processes, procedures and documentation for peers to participate in new and emerging network technologies (i.e. Cisco ACI, SDWAN, Optical networking, Cisco 9000 series, IoT, Smart Buildings, advances in wireless, etc.)
Experience Required:
  • 5+ Years’ of network experience
Education Required:
  • College Degree
Additional Info:
At FastTek Global, Our Purpose is Our People and Our Planet. We come to work each day and are reminded we are helping people find their success stories. Also, Doing the right thing is our mantra.  We act responsibly, give back to the communities we serve and have a little fun along the way.
We have been doing this with pride, dedication and plain, old-fashioned hard work for 24 years!
FastTek Global is financially strong, privately held company that is 100% consultant and client focused.
We've differentiated ourselves by being fast, flexible, creative and honest. Throw out everything you've heard, seen, or felt about every other IT Consulting company. We do unique things and we do them for Fortune 10, Fortune 500, and technology start-up companies.
Our benefits are second to none and thanks to our flexible benefit options you can choose the benefits you need or want, options include:
  • Medical and Dental (FastTek pays majority of the medical program)
  • Vision
  • Personal Time Off (PTO) Program
  • Long Term Disability (100% paid)
  • Life Insurance (100% paid)
  • 401(k) with immediate vesting and 3% (of salary) dollar-for-dollar match
Plus, we have a lucrative employee referral program and an employee recognition culture.
FastTek Global was named one of the Top Work Places in Michigan by the Detroit Free Press in 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021 and 2022!
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