Job Description

Reference # : 18-00126Title : DNS Engineer
Location : Houston, TX
Position Type : Contract
Experience Level : Start Date / End Date : 03/01/2018 / 12/31/2018
This is for a strong DNS, DHCP, and IPAM engineer to be located in the Houston office. Experience with the Infoblox tool is a big plus.

The candidate will be asked to review and improve existing DNS and DHCP architecture as well as create and update DNS, DHCP designs as appropriate for a modern enterprise. In addition, this candidate will be expected to participate in AWS and Azure cloud integration, a DNS zone file consolidation and a DHCP migration effort, and work on organizing the enterprise IP Schema. This candidate is expected to be a DNS and DHCP SME for the enterprise, understand the environment at an expert level, participate in training L1 and L2 operational support teams, and remain current on changes and advancements in DNS, DHCP and IPAM technologies.

Skillset Details:

Five years' experience in network engineering and support for DNS and DHCP; Significant competence in fundamental DNS concepts such as Forwarding, Recursion, Caching, and Delegation; Significant experience in troubleshooting DNS issues; AWS and/or Azure Cloud experience; Experience with DNS security technologies including DNSSec and DNS Firewalls; Experience with complex DNS data migrations including consolidating overlapping reverse lookup zone files; Experience with complex DHCP migrations from one platform to a different platform; Experience with InfoBlox (DHCP, DNS, IPAM), F5, and Windows DHCP and DNS. Experience with WINS and Active Directory a plus; Extensive knowledge of IPv4; Experience supporting GSLB, mitigating DDoS, whitelisting, blacklisting, subnetting, etc...; Experience in PERL, PowerShell, and/or Shell Scripting a plus; Extensive knowledge of network protocols (TCP/IP, SNMP, FTP, syslog, TFTP, etc.); Experience defining processes and procedures within organizations; Demonstrates advanced analytical skills for resolution of the most complex technical problems, and report preparation; Successful track record of delivering complex technical network solutions in line with time, cost and quality requirements; Must be comfortable operating in a collaborative, shared technical leadership environment; Ability to function well in an environment of multiple high priorities and implementation requirements; Ability to interact and communicate across all levels of the organization backed by strong relationship building skills. The candidate must be willing and able to work in a very-process oriented environment.

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