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Added Feb 17, 2021 F5 Resource (22192) Brentwood, TN | Contract Apply

Job Description

Looking for more than just another assignment? We're looking for you! This isn't just another assignment, but a real opportunity and a challenge for the right person. LRS Consulting Services is seeking a F5 Resource for a 6-month contract opportunity to hire with the right person. Our client in is located in Brentwood, TN.

LRS Consulting Services has been delivering the highest quality consultants to our clients since 1979. We've built a solid reputation for dealing with our clients and our consultants with honesty, integrity, and respect. We work hard every day to maintain that reputation, and we're very interested in candidates who can help us. If you're that candidate, this opportunity is made for you!
Responsible for administering and consolidating the company’s F5 systems. Responsible for F5 Network and Systems escalated work assignments, monitoring progress of work and reporting to Management. Maintains system specifications; ensures the company’s technology resource systems are operating in a secure and stable manner. Deploys information technology architecture strategies to accommodate current and future organizational needs. Performs all duties in accordance with the company’s policies and procedures, all US state and federal laws and regulations, wherein the company operates.

Job Duties
• Experienced in supporting multiple F5 LTM and GTM platforms. This includes installing, upgrading, and troubleshooting issues on these platforms
• Experienced in VIP creation, Wide IP creation, certificate creation and updates, SSL profile creation, pool creation and pool member modification
• Experience in writing and troubleshooting F5 iRules
• Experienced with packet capture analysis and troubleshooting
• This position will have late night maintenance work and participation in an on-call rotation
• Ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
• Ability to troubleshoot and resolve issues in a high-pressure environment.
• Design and implementation experience with F5 BigIP LTM and GTM appliances and virtual appliances.
• Excellent understanding of LTM configuration (VIPs, Persistence, SNAT, SSL, etc.).
• Experience writing and troubleshooting iRules.
• Ability to troubleshoot connection issues and services on F5 appliances.
• F5 OS upgrades, backup and restores.
• Managing F5 appliances in HA configurations.
• Experience working in 24 x 7 centers with complex, high transaction, high availability environments
• Knowledge of http protocol versions, headers, methods, and status codes.
• Task/project oriented.
• Strong oral and written communication skills; ability to communicate technical concepts to non-technical Associates.
• Knowledge of application load balancing strategies and advanced techniques for application delivery
• Excellent troubleshooting skills and an ability to identify root causes of issues and provide solutions.
• Ability to team within and outside of the operations group.
• Strong interpersonal and presentation skills, both verbal and written, with the capability to articulate and educate others about complex technology with business acumen.

Qualifications
• Minimum 5 years of experience with F5 platforms including DNS, GTM and LTM
• Functional hands on experience with Nexus
• Functional hands on experience with ACI preferred
• Functional hands on experience with ASA firewalls preferred

LRS is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants for employment will receive consideration without unlawful discrimination based on race, color, religion, creed, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital status, gender identity, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, genetic information, citizenship status or protected veteran status. ;