Job #2597: IT
Title:LAN/WAN Engineer (CCNPC REQUIRED)
STATEMENT OF WORK
DPW – LAN/WAN ENGINEERING CONSULTANT
Los Angeles County (County) Department of Public Works (DPW) seeks to obtain the services of one (1) Technical Specialist/Network Consultant to assist DPW Information Technology Division – Operations & Infrastructure with the design, upgrade, and maintenance of the DPW local and wide area network infrastructure.
DPW uses a mostly Cisco-based network that consists of the following datacenter core equipment: One (1) Cisco Nexus 7K data center switch, a Cisco Catalyst 6509 Virtual Switching Systems switch pair, one (1) Cisco Advanced Services Router 1006, one (1) Cisco Nexus 5548 datacenter access switch, and three (3) Cisco 2248TP datacenter fabric extenders.
DPW also manages thirty-four Cisco 6503 switches which provide connectivity for the floors in the DPW Headquarters campus. DPW manages over 120 wireless access points at various locations using a centralized high-availability deployment of 5760 wireless LAN controllers.
DPW maintains over one hundred Cisco 1900, 2800, and 2900 series field routers and sixty Cisco 2900 and 3500 series field access switches. The field locations are connected through various methods such as frame relay, metro Ethernet, and wireless.
DPW administers one (1) Cisco ASA Firewall, three (3) Palo Alto firewalls, three (3) Blue Coat proxy servers, and several network management tools such as Cisco Local Area Network Management System, Cisco Access Control Server, and Netscout nGenius ONE server with two Infinistream data collector appliances.
C. DESCRIPTION OF WORK/DUTIES
Working with staff, the Consultant shall perform all of the duties listed below:
+ Perform network engineering functions including designing, implementing, and managing core network hardware and software systems.
+ Troubleshoot and resolve issues with network devices such as data center core routers, switches, firewalls and wireless devices.
+ Coordinate activities with vendors selected by DPW to support existing and new systems.
+ Research, recommend, and apply security patches and operating system upgrades to network devices and network management tools.
+ Provide input for technical specifications and creation of Statements of Work for services.
+ Provide knowledge transfer to DPW's technical staff and document all work performed.
+ May be asked to perform standby functions to respond to network alerts within specific guidelines provided by the DPW Network Manager.
D. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
The Consultant must meet all of the following minimum qualifications and must include three (3) reference contacts with their resume:
+ Four (4) years of experience within the last five (5) years as a Network Administrator. Provide three (3) customer references for this qualification in the WOS Form A.
+ Four (4) years of experience within the last five (5) years with Cisco routing and switching technologies including the use of native management and configuration tools. Provide three (3) customer references for this qualification in the WOS Form A.
+ Three (3) years of experience within the last five (5) years in designing, testing, and deploying network equipment in a network infrastructure with more than 1000 users. Provide three (3) customer references for this qualification in the WOS Form A.
+ One (1) year of experience within the last five (5) years administering and creating policies on Palo Alto Networks or Cisco firewalls. Provide at least one (1) customer reference for this qualification in the WOS Form A.
+ One (1) year of experience within the last five (5) years administering and creating policies on Cisco ISE. Provide at least one (1) customer reference for this qualification in the WOS Form A.
+ Current and verifiable Cisco Certified Network Professional Certification. Must provide a copy of certification with your resume.
+ Must have a current California Class “C” driver’s license with no travel restrictions.
References on the WOS Form must be from actual companies where work was performed not from the Contractor submitting the resume.
References may be requested if called for interview.
Partial months of experience will not be accepted as a full year.