The Network Administrator provides a single point of contact for end users to receive support and maintenance within the organization's desktop computing environment. This includes installing, diagnosing, repairing, maintaining and upgrading all PC hardware and equipment to ensure optimal workstation performance. The person will also troubleshoot problem areas (in person, by telephone, or via email) in a timely and accurate fashion, and provide end-user assistance where required. The person will also be responsible for maintain company’s website and updating it with new contents. Network Administrator will path all the data security and develop new policies to remove security vulnerabilities. Take a proactive approach in maintaining all network components through their life cycle.
Bachelor’s Degree in an Information Technology related field with one or more courses in current technology. Preferred Certifications: Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP), Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA), Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP), Cisco Certified Internetworking Expert (CCIE) will be an asset.
Minimum two years’ experience in implementing remote services on VPN devices. Familiar in maintaining and administering perimeter security systems such as ASA firewalls and intrusion detection systems (IDS). Good understanding of Network Security domain with analytical, logical and presentation skills.
Excellent analytical and evaluative skills; good written communication skills; good organizational skills. Excellent oral communication skills to elicit accurate information and respond to inquiries. Working effectively with other employees; exercising tact and diplomacy; dealing calmly and effectively with people; able to maintain confidentiality. Meeting short/long term deadlines; setting priorities and working effectively under pressure of high volume. Evaluating, implementing and modifying computerized systems, attending accurately to details. Willingness to learn new technologies; fundamental understanding of a Windows Server 2012 based operating system. Proficiency with most Windows Server 2012 commands and utilities; familiarity with Windows Server 2012 system administrative tools and processes; e.g. system installation and configuration, fundamentals of security, installing 3rd party software. Familiarity with networked/distributed computing environment concepts; e.g. understands advanced routing concepts, protocols and best practices. Ability to write websites in markup languages (e.g.HTML5 and CSS3). Good knowledge of Internet applications (e.g. tftp, ftp, ssh, http). Addressing Protocols and Software DNS, DHCP, BOOTP, BIND; LAN technologies like EIGRP, OSPF, BGP, VLANs, STP, 802.3, 802.11a/b/g/n, 802.3af/at; Network Management Protocols and Tools SNMP,etc.; Network Hardware - Routers, Switches, Wireless Access Points, and Access Controllers from various vendors including: Cisco Systems Catalyst 2960, Catalyst 3750, Catalyst 3850, Catalyst 6500, series products, Wi-Fi networking products by Cisco Systems (ADVANCE LEVEL): Network Capture tools - Wireshark, tcpdump; Network and Transport : IPv4, TCP, etc.; TCP/IP Services - HTTP(S), SSH, NTP, SMTP, TFTP, FTP, SCP. (BASIC LEVEL); NETWORK SECURITY: (INTERMEDIATE LEVEL): Tools and technologies: Firewalls, VPN, ACLs, SSL/TLS, Digital Certificates, etc.; Authentication protocols and technologies: e.g. 802.1x, RADIUS, Active Directory, LDAP, etc. APPLICATION SOFTWARE: (INTERMEDIATE LEVEL): Microsoft Office, (Medium Level): Microsoft Project, VMware Workstation/Fusion, OPERATING SYSTEMS: (BASIC LEVEL): Linux, Windows XP/7/8, Mac OS X.
Cover Letter Required: Yes