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Network Services Engineer - F5 / Cisco

Richmond, Virginia;

Job Description:

Production Services is responsible for running the day to day operations of the technology platform. Work activities specific to Production Services roles include Problem/Incident Management, Release/Deployment, Operational Readiness, Capacity/Availability Management, Application Monitoring, Service Analytics and Reporting, Production Governance, Triage, Associate Support, Change/Configuration Management, etc. The Production Services Manager translates business strategy into work programs and processes. Directs lower-level managers or team leaders or directly manages a specialty function. Initiates and provides leadership, strategic/tactical direction and planning input on all information technology and client/business area issues and in the development of an technology environment which meets current and anticipated business requirements and objectives. Participates with management in the development of technology products, service standards and development efforts that impact the client/business area. Serves as an escalation point between the client/business area and internal management for the resolution of moderately complex unresolved problems, complaints and service requests. Provides the client areas with technology products and service alternatives that improve the production services environment. Employees in this job code must manage people.

Required Skills

F5 LTM/GTM and Cisco Switch/Router experience

7+ years of Cisco routers/switches troubleshooting

F5 LTM and GTM knowledge and skillset

Triage Leadership 

Splunk, Introscope, Appdynamics, Wireshark

• Being able to do Network IP Services & Design
• Subject Matter expert with F5 products & technology ( GTM, LTM, SSL offloading etc)
• Working knowledge of leveraging F5 devices for web acceleration  & caching
• Good overall network background with an understanding of routing & switching protocols as well as application layer protocols
• Strong background with DNS
• Advanced skills of designing, coding, and troubleshooting iRules and iControls
• Strong understanding of the different load balancing options & features to include OneConnect, Persistence, SSL offload functions, HTTP profiles, etc
• Must have strong understanding of the Global Traffic Manager and Iquery functionality between LTM & GTM for a HA design.
• Must have a strong understanding of Web traffic load balancing function and manipulation procedures along with sizing and capacity planning based on a high availability or DR design.
• Strong communication and documentation skills

  Desired Skills

- background with network scripting and programming


1st shift (United States of America)

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Full time


Manages People: No

Travel: No


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