Network Administrator II

ASM Research Sterling , VA 20164

Posted 5 months ago

The resource will provide ongoing technical support and maintenance of production and development systems and software products (both remote and onsite) and for configured services running on various platforms (operating within a defined operating model and processes). The resource will provide hardware/software support and implement technology at the operating system-level across all server and network areas, and for particular software solutions/vendors/brands. Work includes L1 and L2/ basic and intermediate level troubleshooting.

Job Responsibilities

Installs and supports LANs, WANs, network segments, Internet, and intranet systems.

  • Installs, configures, manages and maintains network infrastructure devices as well as all related hardware and software.

  • Identifies network needs and capabilities from an end-user perspective.

  • Monitors network to maintain integrity and security.

  • Assigns configuration of authentication and authorization of active directory network services.

  • Maintains network facilities in individual machines, such as drivers and settings of personal computers as well as printers.

  • Maintains network servers such as file servers, VPN gateways, intrusion detection systems.

  • Designs, deploys, and troubleshoots small-scale to medium network deployments.

  • Conducts appropriate tests to ensure the proper working condition and security of developed and purchased network systems.

  • Monitors network performance and performs intermediary network restoration/recovery actions.

  • Responsible for operations, configuration, and maintenance of telecommunications such as voice, video, and data transport and associated hardware.

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or other related field or equivalent relevant experience.
2-5 years of experience in network administration.

Infrastructure Management Services (IMS) Strategy (PV2-Proficient) I

Network Infrastructure (P2-Proficient)

Network Performance Management (P2-Proficient

VMware NSX Management

Infoblox IPAM and DNS Management

BGP Routing Management

IPv6 Management

Preferred certifications: CCNP Routing and Switching, CCNP Security, CCNP Data Center, F5 Networks

Other Job Specific Skills

Maintains an up-to-date technical and practical knowledge and understanding of system testing and analysis.

  • Maintains knowledge of backup/recovery practices.

  • Experience with industry router configurations and switch configurations.

  • Experience in the administration of a Microsoft Active Directory network environment.

  • Knowledge of, and the ability to practically apply, necessary testing, practices and procedures.

  • Excellent oral and written communications skills are required as well as strong organizational skills with attention to detail.

  • Advanced diagnostic, problem-solving and analytical skills.

  • Strong technical knowledge of network, security and storage infrastructure including: local area networks, wide area networks, wireless networking, VPN, firewalls, routers, switches, load balancers, WAN optimizers, endpoint security and encryption, proxy servers, digital certificates, data center management and cabling standards.

  • Excellent troubleshooting abilities through the use of techniques and methods which will isolate and identify faulty components or configurations within a system so that services can be quickly restored to normal levels of operation.

  • Experience in troubleshooting network connectivity (LAN, WAN and VPN).

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Skills:
palo alto, ccnp, f5, lan, wan, network
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