TCI has an immediate need for a Senior Network Engineer in north Lexington, KY. This is a Direct Hire opportunity.


The Senior Network Engineer will design, implement, and optimize network infrastructure. This role requires in-depth expertise in planning and executing complex network projects, ensuring high levels of performance, security, and availability.

  • Perform support, maintenance, design, implementation, troubleshooting, and optimization of network infrastructure.
  • Evaluate technologies and designs in relation to the critical infrastructure and service needs for external customers.
  • Support after hours issues and planned off hours maintenance events as needed.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve router, switches, firewalls, WiFi and LAN/WAN/SD-WAN¬†issues.
  • Implement solutions that support the visions and objectives.
  • Collaborate with team to resolve technical challenges.
  • Create and maintain documentation and training for engineering and network teams.
  • Identify areas of opportunity for and implementation of automation and network optimization.
  • Perform proof of concepts and service trials while documenting system integration.
  • Assist help desk by providing third-level support for technical issues related to network systems.
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in network engineering.
  • Experience or knowledge working with these technologies: SD/WAN, Extreme Switching, Fortinet, and FortiGate.
  • Experience with Telco providers.
  • Knowledge of WAN/LAN and Voice switching systems; TCP/IP, and specific routing protocols such as OSPF, BGP and RIP; VoIP, and VPN technologies.
  • Extensive experience in designing, implementing, and managing networks.
  • Strong knowledge of networking protocols, security principles, and best practices.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Proven ability to lead and execute complex network projects.
  • Ability to work with all levels of staff within and outside of IT and outside the organization.
  • Ability to act as backup support to the Windows server infrastructure administrative team.
  • Experience working with phone systems like Avaya, Mitel, Ring Central.
  • Experience with Cloud base phone technologies.
  • Advanced network certifications or equivalent experience a plus
  • Experience implementing and maintaining firewalls and staying updated on any released security vulnerabilities and how they affect the network.
  • Expertise in modifying firewall rule sets, changing policies, whitelisting, content filtering, and troubleshooting issues by studying network traffic flows, locking down applications, and troubleshooting firewalls, routers, and switches.
  • Knowledge of VMWare
  • Knowledge in various Scripting tools like Python or Powershell.
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