The Network Engineer is responsible for the administration, design, implementation and delivery of the company’s network systems and communications. This position, you will support all activities related to network operations, network monitoring and network platform hardening to ensure that the company’s network operates soundly and securely.
Administer and support the company’s computer network, phone systems and security administration, troubleshoot problems to resolve network failures, provide administrative support for the data network, and evaluate new technologies for use in the company’s network
Administer and manage all routers, switches and network equipment; configure and patch network equipment
Assist with designing, architecting, planning and building the data and voice networks
Work with vendors to manage, support and enhance the data and voice networks
Understand the VoIP technologies architecture, deployment and support
Participate in the planning, building and deployment of new systems and network components
Participate in engagements with business users to ensure proper network connectivity is in place for projects
Review systems and networks to ensure compliance with IT Security and Network Standards policies
Evaluate, engineer and recommend security enhancements to the company’s current environment
Display the understanding of network security concepts, including: 802.1x; network access control lists; firewall administration; and micro-segmentation practices
Manage and maintain wireless networks and implement routing protocols across wide-area and local networks
Bachelor’s degree in computer science, information systems, telecommunications or related degree, or equivalent work experience
Extensive experience in networks and/or telecommunications
Proven hands-on experience with managing and administering network routers and switches
Demonstrated understanding of network addressing and network protocols
Experience in network performance monitoring and troubleshooting network issues
Experience working with vendors to troubleshoot wide-area networking and internet service provider issues
Must be able to independently troubleshoot technical issues and follow through to resolution
Knowledge of industry best practices related to networks and telecommunications
At least one of the following professional certifications preferred: CCNP, CCNA or CCSP or equivalent
The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.
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