Network engineers may also follow diverse paths within the networking field. Experienced engineers specialize in network planning and maintenance for networks and often cross over between the technical and commercial sides of a company. Next step for network engineers will be network manager role. However, they should train and direct network technicians. They can also grow in more specialized roles consist of cloud networking architects, who help companies with cloud infrastructure arrangement, and network security experts, who identify and avoid cybersecurity risk.
As per Paysa, a Juniper Engineer earns around $163,894 per year. Working part-time can provide otherwise overlooked opportunities for a career boost. In the telecom world, Top Freelance Marketplaces like FieldEngineer provides an important platform for Juniper Engineers who prefer working freelance.
Skills Required for the Juniper Network Engineer
To become a successful Juniper Network engineer, following are the required skills which will boost up your career:
Considerable network engineering understanding with exposure to Juniper, Dell Fabric, Cisco routing, and switching
Significant network engineering skill in network systems design (Visio, Excel, words, Documentation)
They should be capable of including, network management systems, PRTG (Paessler Router Traffic Grapher).
They should be aware of know-how in a formal network test plan and configuration including, Xena network tool, Wireshark, IP flow, SOIP, and USBOIP.