IT Specialist (Global WAN Infrastructure) in Houston, TX at HUNTER Technical Resources

Date Posted: 2/8/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description


  • Works largely independently within defined projects and work streams.
  • Work is checked based on end results.
  • Has an executional role in design and development projects or acts as an expert tester who designs test scripts and provides overall project guidance and planning support.
  • For IT Product SMEs: From a Business Management perspective, typically provides technical expertise to support full or partial product lifecycle; suggests innovations and digitalization opportunities; proactive in cross-functional Product teams; actively mitigates issues impacting successful Product team outcomes; and may collaborate with Vendors and Suppliers on technical issues.
  • From a Technology Management perspective, an IT Product SME typically advises on the Product and may act as a technical escalation point; is involved in CI efforts to support business outcomes; may work with the Product Vendor to understand new functionality or changes on the Vendor’s roadmap; and has involvement in ensuring IRM technical risks are fully evaluated.
  • Applies advanced level of knowledge and skills concerning assigned IT systems and domains to project.
  • Advises internally on solving functional and technical problems regarding the assigned applications and infrastructure.

Required Skills:

  • Excellent working knowledge of troubleshooting BGP / OSPF routing, QOS/COS settings and WAN technologies such as MPLS, Internet, Private Lines, VPN etc.
  • Extensive experience of configuring Cisco routers required.
  • Scripting experience preferred.
  • Experience of Cloud connectivity including Azure and AWS. Working with Cisco SD-WAN solutions preferred.