Senior Network Administrator

Location: Chevy Chase, MD
Date Posted: 10-05-2017
Position: Senior Network Administrator
Location: Chevy Chase, Maryland
Duration: 6 months plus or Direct Hire
Start date: Immediate


Our client is looking for a Sr. Network Administrator for a longer contract role in Chevy Chase, Maryland

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE:

  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in a network support environment
  • Four year degree from an accredited institution is preferred.
  • Two of the following certifications or comparable valid ones.
    • CCNA
    • CCNP
    • CCNP - Voice
    • CCIE
  • Proven experience with network capacity planning, network security principles, and general network management best practices
  • Hands-on technical knowledge of network operating systems Cisco IOS, Cisco NX-OS, Riverbed and F5 Load Balancers
  • Advanced technical knowledge of current network hardware, protocols, and Internet standards, including TCP \ IP, BGP, EIGRP
  • Excellent hardware troubleshooting experience
  • Competence with testing tools and procedures for voice and data circuits
  • Good understanding of the organization’s goals and objectives
  • Knowledge of applicable data privacy practices and laws
  • Strong interpersonal, written and oral communication skills
  • Able to conduct research into networking issues and products as required
  • Ability to present ideas in user-friendly language
  • Highly self motivated and directed, with keen attention to detail
  • Proven analytical and problem-solving abilities
  • Able to effectively prioritize tasks in a high-pressure environment
  • Strong customer service orientation
  • Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment
  • Ability to work after hours and weekends as necessary
  • Ability to lift and transport moderately heavy objects, such as computers and peripherals
 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • The ideal candidate will be responsible for installation, configuration, monitoring, maintenance, documentation and troubleshooting of network infrastructure including routers, switches, firewalls and security appliances, load balancers, circuits and other data communication components.
  • This position works closely with Enterprise Information Security to identify, implement and maintain infrastructure security standards.
  • Collaborate with management to assess short and long term capacity needs of the network 
  • Provide network support to other IT technical staff for servers, storage, IP telephony, desktops, applications, databases and all other aspects of IT services
  • Create and maintain proper documentation for assigned systems 
  • Provide end user support as needed  
  • Maintain Inventories as assigned and participate in inter-disciplinary teams for a variety of IT projects and initiatives
  • Monitor LAN and WAN performance and prepare usage reports
  • Implement projects as assigned
  • Take steps necessary to maintain expertise in assigned systems 
  • Interact with vendors as necessary to ensure department and company objectives are met
  • Research and recommend IT solutions to company and department needs
  • Direct or train other members of the department as necessary
  • Maintain current knowledge of disaster recovery plans and executables 
  • Respond to emergency network or system outages as required 
  • Occasional travel (Continental United States)
  • Document all support, project and Maintenance activity 
  • Diligently and consistently follow departmental & organizational policies and procedures
 
If interested, please email your resume to ralphm@jba.com including the following information:
Full Name of the candidate:
Two Tel. numbers ( Home and cell):
E-mail address:
Availability Date upon confirmation:
Current Location:
Number of years of Network Administration experience (per the above req.):
Do you have any of the following certifications or comparable valid ones (please specify):
  • CCNA, CCNP, CCNP - Voice, CCIE
  • Proven experience with network capacity planning, network security principles, and general network management best practices:
  • Hands-on technical knowledge of network operating systems Cisco IOS, Cisco NX-OS, Riverbed and F5 Load Balancers:
  • Advanced technical knowledge of current network hardware, protocols, and Internet standards, including TCP \ IP, BGP, EIGRP:
Your hourly rate/annual salary:

Date and Time for a call:

Please send your updated word document resume to ralphm@jba.com
Ralph Larsen Mendoza
Technical Recruiter
JBA International, LLC
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