Network Engineer - Service Provider

  • $130,000-$170,000 Basic Salary Per Annum
  • Lansing [Michigan]
  • Permanent
  • Telecoms
  • IP Networking & Transmission

Are you passionate about building robust and efficient networking infrastructures? We're seeking a skilled Network Engineer to become an integral part of our client's dynamic engineering team. As a Network Engineer, you'll play a pivotal role in designing, implementing, and maintaining networking solutions within the Service Provider network. 

You'll have the opportunity to work with cutting-edge technologies from industry-leading vendors such as Cisco, Juniper, Nokia, Ruckus/Comscope, and more.


  • Design and implement network solutions using Cisco, Juniper, and other routing and switching technologies, both in the core and at the customer edge.
  • Manage and maintain network infrastructure, including routers, switches, firewalls, WiFi radios, controllers, and other connected systems.
  • Perform IPv4 and IPv6 allocation planning to ensure optimal network utilization and redundancy scenarios.
  • Troubleshoot network issues and implement effective solutions.
  • Monitor network performance, identify potential issues, and take proactive measures.
  • Document network configurations, procedures, and troubleshooting steps.
  • Work within Linux environments and leverage Network DevOps culture and principles for efficient network engineering and operations.
  • Maintain VMWare virtualization environment, overseeing a mix of Windows and Linux VMs for both public-facing and back-office applications.
  • Collaborate with team members to ensure network uptime and optimal performance.
  • Assist in scheduled and emergency network maintenance activities to minimize customer impact.


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field – or equivalent experience.
  • 3+ years of experience working with Cisco and Juniper routing and switching technologies in an enterprise or service provider environment.
  • Proficiency in Linux systems and open-source technologies for network management and maintenance.
  • Strong understanding of network protocols, including TCP/IP, BGP, OSPF, and MPLS.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills with a proactive approach to addressing challenges.
  • Effective communication skills to collaborate with team members and stakeholders.
  • CCNA or JNCIA certification (or above) is a plus.


  • $130,000-$170,000 Basic Salary Per Annum

This position is based in East Lansing, Michigan, and requires on-site presence. 

If you're ready to take on this exciting opportunity and contribute to delivering a fast, stable, and secure Internet experience for our customers, apply now to join as a Network Engineer!

Jack Rafferty Network Consultant USA

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