Anthem Infra Svcs Analyst Advisor - Cisco/Nexus - PS9507 in La Mirada, California

Infra Svcs Analyst Advisor - Cisco/Nexus - PS9507

Location: Richmond, Virginia, United States

Field: Information Technology

Requisition #: PS9507

Post Date: Nov 07, 2018

Your innovation. Our impact . At Anthem, Inc. , it’s a powerful combination, and the foundation upon which we’re creating greater access to care for our members, greater health for our communities, and greater experiences for our customers. Innovation is a top priority. Here, you’ll have an opportunity to work in a collaborative environment that brings together industry leaders and technology experts, so together we can drive the future of health care.

This is an exceptional opportunity to create solutions and programs that can truly make a difference at one of America's leading health benefits companies and a Fortune Top 50 Company.

The Network Analyst Advisor will provide day-to-day engineering and operational support for data networks, with primary focus on data center support. Candidate should have a strong background in data network operational support and troubleshooting, In addition to project installations, case management and tracking, candidate will be required to provide problem resolution in complex data center network environments, and research the associated root cause analysis and preventative measures.


  • Install, support, maintain and troubleshoot data center networking equipment

  • Perform advanced troubleshooting of Data Center networking solutions

  • Provision network ports, IP addresses, and other services

  • Provide on call support as required

  • Assist engineering team in the design and implementation of equipment supporting new projects as required

  • Provide guidance and leadership to less experienced engineers.

  • Interface with vendors, VARs, third party partners, carriers, end-users, and internal engineering departments to maintain and provide a highly available and reliable network infrastructure

  • Work with minimal supervision and instruction on routine work, and develop implementation approaches on new assignments

Requires Bachelor's degree in related field; 5 to 8 years of experience required a data center environment; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background. Multiple trade certifications and significant experience with multiple technical and business disciplines preferred. Significant operational experience required in one or more core infrastructure technologies; capable of serving as a subject matter expert in various settings; capable of advanced troubleshooting and implementations. Demonstration of strong mentoring skills preferred.

Cisco CCNP or higher certification preferred

Familiarity with Cisco ACI concepts and/or experience with ACI installations preferred

Deep expertise and experience supporting the Cisco product line, including Nexus 9000, Nexus 7000, Nexus 5000, Catalyst 6000, ASR routers, and others is required.

Knowledge of routing protocols including, OSPF, BGP, and EIGRP is required.

Knowledge and experience working with firewalls, load balancers, DNS, and other network services is an asset.

Ability to perform complex troubleshooting, including capturing and analyzing network packet traces is required.

Anthem, Inc. is ranked as one of America’s Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine and is a 2018 DiversityInc magazine Top 50 Company for Diversity. To learn more about our company and apply, please visit us at An Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran