Serving as the first point of contact for end-user support of computer systems/network on a routine basis via IT Helpdesk.
Assists the Network team in designing and configuring the company's local, wired and wireless, and voice systems.
Manages the daily activities of local network systems and perform diagnostics.
Responsible for installation, administration, and testing of operating systems, software, switches, cabling, and other related network components/equipment under the guidance of the Team Lead in accordance with published standards.
Assists the Network team in developing, monitoring, and implementing network security procedures for safeguarding all networking systems.
Maintains records of work completed and in-progress; and updates network documentation to record installations, upgrades, configurations, etc.
Manages network management programs and assists the Team Lead in preparing network status reports.
You must be able to prioritize remediation of issues in an environment with critical uptime requirements.
Bachelor's degree in the Computer Science/IT or equivalent and at least 1 year of experience in the Computer Systems/Network field.The below certifications/trainings are highly desirable in addition to the above requirements:
CCNA certification in either Routing & Switching or security.
Microsoft Certified Professional in Server Infrastructure.
Must have knowledge of the following:
Networking protocols, and standards
Active Directory, DNS, DHCP, WSUS, WDS
Windows Operating Systems
Network cabling standards and able to make network cables when required
VPN and VPN tunnels
Knowledge and experience with Linux servers, Firewalls, Network Monitoring Tools.