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Junior Cisco Network Deployment Specialist

  • Location: West Palm Beach, 33401
  • Salary: 38.0
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

Our client is a multibillion-dollar company that provides end-to-end managed services, technology and consulting to enable the digital workplace for small to enterprise businesses. Join their team to be part of delivering individualized experiences to a diverse range of clients in a collaborative and productive workplace environment.

Position: Junior Cisco Network Deployment Specialist

Location: West Palm Beach, Florida 33401
Hourly Rate: $25/hr.
Term: 4 Months Contract

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:
  • Provides technical support, assists in the design, deployment, and maintenance of all enterprise systems.
  • May lead small to medium sized projects independently.
  • Tests and evaluates technical infrastructure to eliminate problems and make improvements.
  • Creates installation and support documentation as needed.
  • Has an intermediate to advanced level of knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within the networking field.
  • Relies on basic experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.
  • Provides direct support coverage for all enterprise network attached systems and physical network infrastructure including hardware, software, network tools & applications, back office, custom and third-party business applications.
  • Works with other groups in the IS Department to support projects and day-to-day operations as defined by supervisor.
  • Continuously works to improve personal, technical, and business skills in order to provide the best service possible.
  • Install office networks consisting of Cisco Routers / Switches such as the Cisco Catalyst C3650 / C3560 / C9300 switch families.
  • Responsible for troubleshooting and fixing network problems including physical wiring (copper / fiber) or hardware configuration problems.
  • Rack and stack Cisco switches in standalone or stack configurations.
  • Upgrade Cisco IOS over the network via TFTP / FTP or locally via the console port.
  • Effective in using Cisco IOS to manage and configure basic switch and router configurations including:
    • Configuring interfaces with IP addresses
    • Configuring hostnames and passwords
    • Viewing current configurations for troubleshooting
    • Setting up telnet and SSH
    • Configuring VLANs
    • Upgrading IOS 
  • On a rotational basis, provides 24 x 7 support coverage.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Is it a good fit? (Requirements):
  • Proficient with terminal emulators such as Putty, MS HyperTerminal, and SecureCRT 
  • Proficient with protocols such as TCP/IP, HTTP, and OSPF 
  • Strong understanding of TCP/IP concepts and its utilization to troubleshoot network problems 
  • Fully proficient in Microsoft Windows, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook & Visio 
  • Display courtesy and strong interpersonal skills with all customer interactions 
  • Maintain composure and patience in the face of difficult technical / customer situations 
  • Physical ability to lift and handle heavy equipment 
  • Ability to work and contribute in a team environment 
  • Ability to travel often, as needed 
  • Basic understanding of ServiceNow / Six Sigma / Agile / Kanban / JIRA fundamentals preferred

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

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