Cognizant is hiring for "Network Engineering"- Carlsbad,CA. Interested candidates who are willing to relocate within the USA can apply. Relocation assistance will be provided
Note:"Cognizant will not sponsor H-1B or other U.S. work authorization, or lawful permanent residence (otherwise known as a "Green Card") for this role."
Job Description - Responsibilities :
* Designing and implementing new network solutions and/or improving the efficiency of current networks * Installing, configuring and supporting network equipment including routers, proxy servers, switches, WAN accelerators, DNS and DHCP * Procuring network equipment and managing subcontractors involved with network installation * Configuring firewalls, routing and switching to maximise network efficiency and security * Maximising network performance through ongoing monitoring and troubleshooting * Arranging scheduled upgrades * Investigating faults in the network * Updating network equipment to the latest firmware releases * Reporting network status to key stakeholders * Strong understanding of network infrastructure and network hardware. * Ability to think through problems and visualize solutions. * Ability to implement, administer, and troubleshoot network infrastructure devices, including wireless access points, firewall, routers, switches, and controllers. * Knowledge of application transport and network infrastructure protocols. * Ability to create accurate network diagrams and documentation for design and planning network communication systems. * Provides specific detailed information for hardware and software selection.
Cognizant is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V. Cognizant is committed to ensuring that all current and prospective associates are afforded equal opportunities and treatment and a work environment free of harassment
Cognizant is recognized as a Military Friendly Employer and is a coalition member of the Veteran Jobs Mission. Our Cognizant Veterans Network assists Veterans in building and growing a career at Cognizant that allows them to leverage the leadership, loyalty, integrity, and commitment to excellence instilled in them through participation in military service.
Cognizant is a provider of information technology, consulting, and business process outsourcing services.