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Position: Date Posted 14 March 2013
Network Engineer Application Deadline Until Filled
Location New York, USA

Summary Description

Partnering with the support team, the Network Engineer is heavily involved with the identifying, prioritizing, and resolving critical network related issues that impact business operations. The Engineer is also responsible at the direction of Manager, Architecture and Engineering, for participating in or leading the evaluation of new network or infrastructure technologies that may improve the performance of the enterprise network or delivery additional value to its users. Finally, the Network Engineer is responsible for coordinating with the Manager, IT Operations, and various infrastructure service providers on the testing and migration of infrastructure upgrades and patches into production to ensure the currency, security, availability, and performance of the enterprise network.

 

Qualifications

  • SKILLS & KNOWLEDGE:
  • Soft Skills:
  • Able to identify, prioritize, and solve complex network-related problems
  • Able to work in a fast paced complex and dynamic environment
  • Poise under pressure and comfort with ambiguity
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Technical Skills:
  • In-depth knowledge of the OSI model
  • Demonstrated experience in the following networking concepts:
  • Directory Services (e.g. Windows 2008 AD, LDAP)
  • Systems (e.g. SharePoint, Windows, MS Exchange, SQL Server 2008+,Cisco UCS, routers, and switches)
  • Internet Protocols (e.g. DNS, HTTP, SMTP, SSL)
  • Knowledge of firewall configuration and troubleshooting
  • Experience with different network types (i.e. LAN, WAN)
  • WORK EXPERIENCE:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field
  • 7-8 years of progressive network engineering and technical support leadership experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • MCSE – Microsoft Certification
  • VMWare certification
 
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