A Network Engineer is responsible for analysing, designing, installing, configuring, maintaining and repairing of network infrastructure and application components. A Network Engineer performs a wide variety of evaluation, maintenance, installation and training tasks to ensure the computer network performance meets company and user satisfaction. A Network Engineer also provides direction, information, and recommendations regarding network configurations and installations.
PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
· Maintain a thorough understanding of the basics behind the Internet and its workings (DNS, Security, IP Routing, HTTP, VPN, Email Routing, SPAM, etc.)
· Configure and setup Cisco Firewalls, VPN Concentrators and Security appliances for access to vital business applications
· Design, setup and configure complex switching environments
· Design, setup and configure complex wireless networking that supports open or secured access and the ability to support voice and video applications
· Maintain a thorough understanding of Local Area Networking.
· Assist in the design of multi-server environments including IP address schemes, DNS, WINS, Ether-Channel (Bonding), etc.
· Configuring and installing client and server network software for upgrading and maintaining network and telecommunication systems.
· Managing assigned projects and program components to deliver services in accordance with established objectives.
· Troubleshooting malfunctions of network hardware and software applications, telephones and security systems to resolve operational issues and restore services.
· Current CCNA and/or CCNP certification
· Cisco Unified Communication Manager Configuration and infrastructure a plus
· Windows Server 2012 & 20; Exchange and/or SQL experience a plus
· Additional certifications required by management
· Knowledge of Wireless & VoIP implementation and support
· Ability to communicate in an understandable, polite and friendly manner, both written and verbal
· Strong organizational skills and ability to multi-task in a small business environment
· Minimum of 1 year experience in networking environment.
- Cisco Certified Network Associate
- Network Engineering
- Network Planning And Design
- Network Routing
- Network Switches
- Network Troubleshooting