Job Details
Job Id:
Network Systems Architect
Job Type:
Clearwater FL 
A client in Clearwater, Florida is seeking a Network Systems Architect for a 6 month contract with the potential for extensions.

The Network Systems Architect is responsible for planning, designing, provisioning, and configuring network equipment to meet business needs and requests. They must demonstrate good analytical and communication skills, develop project plans, be proficient creating support and turnover documentation, and successfully work with a team to execute project plans to completion. The Network Systems Architect will also fulfill an administration role when appropriate.

- LAN and WAN infrastructure (Cisco)
- Monitoring and troubleshooting all office connectivity
- Remote VPN access (Cisco)
- Cisco Unified Compute platforms
- Firewalls and Intrusion Prevention Systems (Cisco)
- Data center switching environments
- Large remote office switch management
- Coordination of large center relocations
- Infrastructure wiring
- Badge access reader connectivity where required
- Security camera connectivity (and maintenance where required)
- Scheduled network device technology refresh and upgrades
- Guest wireless access
- Video conferencing support
- Develop project plans and coordinate with teams to execute solutions for various projects and operational needs
- Install new routers and switches in accordance with industry standards and project/operational requirements
- Occasional travel is required
- 24/7 on-call duty rotated with other team members

Required skills:
- Proficient skills and knowledge of Cisco Routers, Switches, Firewalls, Wireless, Firepower, ISE, AMP, EIGRP, VPN and DMVPN
- 6-10 years of system administration, engineering or architect experience
- CCNA and CCNP Certifications

Preferred skills:
- CCIE Certification

- Bachelor’s Degree in a related field

Other Requirements:
- Criminal background check
- Drug screening

Alltech, Inc. is a leading provider of IT staffing services in Nashville and the surrounding areas. We do contract (Salaried, W-2, 1099 or Corp-to-Corp), contract-to-hire and direct placements within the Information Technology field. Alltech, Inc. offers a full line of company-paid benefits to our Salaried and W-2 employees. 1099 subcontractors have a full line of benefits available to them through our partnership with Benefit Consultants, Inc.

Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.
Relocation assistance is not available for this position.
No third party recruiters/agencies.