Sr. Network Systems Engineer (R1115792) in Plymouth Meeting, PA at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 3/21/2020

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Job Description

IQVIA™ is the leading human data science company focused on helping healthcare clients find unparalleled insights and better solutions for patients. Formed through the merger of IMS Health and Quintiles, IQVIA offers a broad range of solutions that harness the power of healthcare data, domain expertise, transformative technology, and advanced analytics to drive healthcare forward.

Senior Network Systems Engineer


  • Provide global Network system connectivity and engineering support.
  • Assess and diagnose technical problems, identify root cause and recommend solution.
  • Develop automation solutions for network systems.
  • Implement Global Network Services (GNS) standards by taking high level architecture designs to low level, quoting of hardware and producing bill of materials for projects.
  • Provide advice, support and guidance on supported network systems, applications and appliances to other internal network engineers, internal and external customers.
  • Direct technical services and serve as technical lead, managing connectivity planning, documentation and support across local and regional geographies.
  • Provide primary problem management support by receiving, troubleshooting, and solving the daily incidents and escalations reported by internal and external customers.
  • Provide technical leadership and recommendations for projects that impact multiple departments or countries.
  • Mentor junior team members.
  • Perform other duties as required.


  • Advanced Cisco routing and switching as well as WAAS, Identity Services Engine, Unified Wireless and other Cisco technologies
  • Extensive knowledge of Cisco ACI, and Nexus datacenter platforms
  • Experience with DevOps and automation platforms including scripting with Cisco ACI using XML, JSON, Postman, Ansible, Python and other API based systems
  • Strong knowledge of network segmentation and security in the data center
  • Experience with deploying Arista Networks in the data center
  • Strong knowledge of automation and integration with VMware NSX-T
  • Branch office automation experience with Cisco DNA – other vendors a plus
  • Experience with Palo Alto Panorama and firewalls
  • Knowledge of Cloud Engineering Platforms – AWS Direct Connect, Azure
  • Experience with Linux command line and tools
  • Administration of services such as DHCP, DNS
  • Possess strong task/timeline-oriented skills to ensure projects are completed in a timely and accurate manner.
  • Possess excellent organizational, communication (both verbal and written), and technical skills.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with coworkers, managers and clients.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Networking or related field; with minimum 7 years of experience in networking environments or equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

Join Us

Making a positive impact on human health takes insight, curiosity, and intellectual courage. It takes brave minds, pushing the boundaries to transform healthcare. Regardless of your role, you will have the opportunity to play an important part in helping our clients drive healthcare forward and ultimately improve outcomes for patients.

Forge a career with greater purpose, make an impact, and never stop learning.

IQVIA is an EEO Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

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Job ID: R1115792