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Network Engineer

  • Location: Lawrenceville, Gwinnett, Georgia, 30022
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 19 days ago

Position: Network Engineer
Location: Lawrenceville, GA 30043
Term: 2 months
Day-to-Day Responsibilities:
  • Collaborate with the Network Team and Department Director to ensure network security and connectivity.
  • Provide end-user support for Tier-1 and Tier-2 level network issues based on business priorities.
  • Assist in deploying/maintaining core switches.
  • Independently deploy, configure, and update edge switches.
  • Deploy, maintain, and manage campus telephone system: SIP (session initiation protocol), PRI (primary rate interface), and VoIP (voice over internet protocol).
  • Maintain hostname servers and their IP addresses which include DNS (domain named service) and DHCP (dynamics host configuration protocol).
  • Maintain VLAN and IP address schemas.
  • Ensure proxy authentication through NPS (network policy service) and Radius.
  • Resolve escalations on an array of end-user telephony issues, and wireless and wired networking problems.
  • Configure/deploy/troubleshoot WAPs (wireless access points) and their controllers and management systems.
  • Be on-call 24x7 in case of emergency network issues and to handle any outages relating to the network/telephony.
  • Mentor Junior Network Administrators and provide appropriate guidance, as needed.
  • Mentor and supervise Student Assistants and provide appropriate guidance.
  • Ensure efficiency, security, reliability, usability, and scalability of network equipment through proactive monitoring and automation.
  • Manage day-to-day administration of Campus Switches, Routers, and Firewall and their supporting applications.
  • Research and make recommendations to improve networking and telecommunications standards and processes.
  • Define network policies and procedures.
  • Maintain VoIP Call Center, hunt groups, and call routing.
  • Other duties as assigned.
Is this a good fit? (Requirements):
  • Bachelor’s degree.
  • 10 years’ of experience in IP networks and supporting systems.
  • 3 years’ of experience with Extreme/Aerohive Devices and Hive Manager.
  • 5 years’ of experience with Palo Alto firewalls and Cisco VPN.
  • 5 years’ of experience in remote implementation, troubleshooting, and problem resolution.