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IT Systems & Network Engineer

Posted 26 days ago

IT Systems & Network Engineer
6 month contract to hire - hybrid schedule
Pay rate: $50.00 Hourly - Salary: $90K DOE

This position will participate in the design, installation, configuration, test, documentation, maintenance, and administration of computer networks and related computing environments including computer and network hardware, systems software, applications software, and all configurations. This includes internal company systems and infrastructure as well as systems designed for our customer base.


  • Administration of systems, servers, and network resources to ensure availability of services to authorized users
  • Plan and perform data backups and disaster recovery operations
  • Plan, coordinate, and implement network security measures to protect data, software, and hardware
  • Perform installation and configuration of network and server systems hardware and software.
  • Perform testing and documentation to report system status and support operations
  • Diagnose, troubleshoot, and resolve hardware, software, or other network and system problems, and replace defective components when necessary
  • Monitor network performance to determine whether adjustments need to be made, and to determine where changes will need to be made in the future


  • Extensive experience with ManageEngine Ticketing/RMM System
  • Bachelor’s Degree in computer science, Engineering, or IT related discipline, or directly related technical experience is required
  • Microsoft Windows Server - 2003-2016, SBS/Essentials - Microsoft Exchange - 2007-2016, Exchange Online - Microsoft Office 365 Suite - Azure
  • Knowledge of VMWare and virtual environments a plus
  • Intermediate networking knowledge: VLANs, Ether channel, Static/Dynamic routing, ACLs
  • Active Directory, RADIUS, TACACS+
  • Advanced Networking techniques: port aggregation, IPsec, VPN, IPS, route-maps and capture filters, LAN/VLAN, STP/RSTP/PVST+, VPN, RIP, OSPF, EIGRP, static routing, FHRPs (HSRP, VRRP)
  • Intermediate knowledge of compliancy i.e., CMMC, ITAR, HIPAA




Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

About Us

At MATRIX, we expertly match talented professionals with job opportunities to elevate careers. Since 1983, we have placed thousands of professionals at innovative clients across every industry ranging from small startups to Fortune 50 companies. It’s why we’re consistently in the top 25 of all U.S. IT staffing firms and why our consultants rate us well above the industry average, earning us ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing awards year after year. People come to us for a job, and stay with us because of our top-notch consultant care.

MATRIX is and Equal Employment Opportunity employer and provides reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals.  Supporting medical or religious documentation will be required where applicable. If you are a qualified individual with a disability, you may request a reasonable accommodation under the American Disability Act (ADA) by emailing To ensure a quick response to your request, please use the words “Accommodation request” as the subject line of your email.