Senior LAN/WAN Network Engineer with broad experience across all facets of Network Design, Architecture, and Operations. Very strong, Nexus, Cisco ASA and F5 skills.
As part of the Network Delivery Group, used standardized processes, procedures and methodologies to deliver client and vendor connectivity solutions to company’s business units. Connectivity Matrix consisted of Extranet MPLS and VPN solutions in various topologies from single-router, single-circuit sites to multi-router, multi-circuit deployments using Cisco ISR/ASR devices based on business requirements. In addition, also implemented F5 Big-IP load balancer configurations for client applications along with Cisco ASA security policies to complete the connectivity solution. Duties also included custom designs for 3rd party vendor connectivity via VPNs on both IOS and ASA platforms, as well as Datacenter Refresh projects on an as-needed basis to migrate legacy Catalyst deployments to Nexus 9K/2K-FEX deployments.
- Delivered new co-managed VPN infrastructure in multiple datacenters using Cisco ASA 5585-X hardware to support next-generation-encryption (NGE) using IKEv2 for partner connectivity.
- Deployed ISR 4331 routers in multiple datacenters to support new client connectivity with eBGP/iBGP dynamic routing.