Location: San Antonio or St. Louis ATC
Title: Cloud Network Engineer
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Accenture Federal Services is rapidly expanding and scaling our cloud and infrastructure services business to help the Federal Government meet the challenges of modernizing their technology infrastructure. AFS brings the power and innovation of Accenture’s global Cloud First initiative and its multi-decade history of infrastructure consulting and infrastructure operations at commercial clients to the Federal Government. You can join this exciting area within AFS as we grow our cloud and infrastructure footprint across the Federal Government.
AFS is currently looking for hands-on cloud network engineers with traditional networking experience such as routing and switching and who has made the pivot to building networks for cloud services or have experience in implementing software defined networks for their companies or clients.
Here’s what you need to bring:
3 or more years of experience with any of the following
Local area network (LAN) or wide area network (WAN) implementation or operations
Wireless LAN implementations with cloud or on-premises controllers
Data center network (spine and leaf) implementation
1 or more years of experience with any of the following
Software defined networking implementation or operations
Software Defined WAN such as Cisco SD-WAN (Viptela or Meraki), VMWare SD-WAN (Velocloud), HPE Aruba SD-WAN (Silver Peak), Versa Networks SD-WAN, Palo Alto Prisma SD-WAN (CloudGenix), or Fortinet SD-WAN
Software Defined Data Center such as Cisco ACI and ACI Anywhere, VMWare NSX (NSX-V or NSX-T), or Arista Software Defined Cloud Networking (SDCN).
Software Defined LAN and Wireless LAN such as Cisco SD-Access or HPE Aruba SD-Branch
Network automation implementation or operations
Utilizing device manufacturer APIs to centrally configure network devices
Utilizing orchestration engines such as Ansible or Terraform to configure network devices
Writing scripts against device manufacturer APIs to obtain device health or performance metrics
Cloud networking implementation or operations
Implementing or maintaining the network for Amazon VPCs, Azure VNETs, Google Cloud VPCs, or Oracle VPCs
Implementing or maintaining high-speed, low-latency connections from on-premises locations to the cloud infrastructure such as Amazon Direct Connect, Azure ExpressRoute, Google Dedicated Interconnect, or Oracle FastRoute
Cloud-based network security deployment or operations
Secure Access Services Edge such as
Zscaler: Zscaler Private Access
Palo Alto Prisma
Cloud Access Service Brokers/Secure Web Gateways
Zscaler Internet Access
Palo Alto Prisma
Fortinet Secure Web Gateway
Bonus points for the following:
Understanding of containerized network connectivity
Experience with network security requirements
Zero Trust Architecture
Trusted Internet Connection
Commercial Solutions for Classified
Demonstrated experience with automation tools integration
ServiceNow/ITSM integration to network tools
Python scripting to integrate network tools
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