Computer Consultants International, Inc Junior Network Engineer (Job ID: 603526) in Raleigh, North Carolina
Junior Network Engineer (Job ID: 603526)
501 N Wilmington St, Raleigh, NC 27604, USA
Computer Consultants International, Inc. (CCI) is an IT Consulting Firm with more than 18 years experience providing effective, expert-level services in industries such as Construction, Technology, Finance, Healthcare, and Government. CCI focuses on building long-term relationships while completing projects from design to delivery. People are CCI's key component for success. Recruiting utmost-quality individuals for our clients, CCI fields a workforce of individuals who are selected not only because of their technical qualifications but also for their achievements as substantial, contributing human beings. In government work and in the commercial market, high standards of ethics and accountability are critical. Therefore our people are chosen for their integrity and ability to maintain relationships, as well as expertise in their field. To learn more about CCI, visit us online at www.cci-worldwide.com.
CCI has a need for a Junior Network Engineer. This position will be responsible for daily network operations and firewall changes, possibly involving external vendors and multiple business areas.
The Junior Network Engineer will:
•2+ years of hands on networking experience (routing and switching) is required
•Team player: Will be working closely with 3-5 other people on a 24x7x365 basis
•Create/maintain/improve network support documentation and processes
•Recommend and perform upgrades on systems to ensure uptime
•Ability to participate in an on-call rotation
•Contribute to planning, testing and responding to Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery events
•Ensure the infrastructure is properly monitored within set thresholds and that alerts regarding network outages are addressed in a timely manner
•Troubleshoot and repair network-related problems, system failures, switching/routing, etc.
•Identify/diagnose network configuration and/or performance irregularities. Develop procedures to respond to these irregularities in a timely manner
•Provide timely issue resolutions by evaluating, tracking, escalating, managing of all requests/problems reported
•Drive project work to completion
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities / Competencies desired:
•1-3 years’ experience with networking protocols (e.g., BGP, OSPF, EIGRP, STP, HSRP, VTP, etc.
•1-3 years direct experience required in the management and administration of network infrastructure - firewalls, routers, switches, load balancers, etc. - in a high-availability infrastructure on a 24x7x365 basis
•Strong knowledge of TCP/IP required
•Experience with the use and implementation of enterprise monitoring and management software, such as SolarWinds, Nagios, Cacti, etc.
•Candidate must have extensive experience working in structured change management processes for highly available networks.
•Firewall/security experience (e.g., access control list (ACL) management, secure remote access, IDS/IPS, etc.)
•Experience in network traffic analysis and network-level forensics based on log events and packet capture data
•Excellent written and oral communication skills
•Strong interpersonal and relationship-building skills, conducive to team development
•Experience in load balancer configuration, troubleshooting and resolution.
•Experience on public/private clouds is a plus
•Formal hardware training and/or certifications from one or more of the following vendors: Cisco Systems (CCNA, CCNP), Juniper Networks (JNCIA, JNCIS), Citrix, F5 Networks
Soft Skills & Non-Technical Qualities:
•Ability to work independently and stay motivated
•Good interpersonal skills
•Good time management skills
•Strong organizational skills
•Ability to multi-task and prioritize
•Strong Problem-Solving Abilities
Hands on networking experience (routing and switching). Required. 2 Years
Experience with networking protocols (e.g., BGP, OSPF, EIGRP, STP, HSRP, VTP, etc. Required. 2 Years
Direct experience required in the management and administration of network infrastructure - firewalls, routers, switches, load balancers, etc. Required. 2 Years
Strong knowledge of TCP/IP required. Required. 2 Years
Experience with the use and implementation of enterprise monitoring and management software, such as SolarWinds, Nagios, Cacti, etc. Required. 2 Years
Candidate must have extensive experience working in structured change management processes for highly available networks. Required. 2 Years
Firewall/security experience (e.g., access control list (ACL) management, secure remote access, IDS/IPS, etc.). Required. 2 Years
Experience in network traffic analysis and network-level forensics based on log events and packet capture data. Required. 2 Years
Experience in load balancer configuration, troubleshooting and resolution. Required. 2 Years
Experience on public/private clouds. Required. 2 Years
Candidate must be able to attend an interview in person after an initial phone call. Do you accept this requirement?
For immediate consideration, please send your resume to hire(at)cci-worldwide.com with "603526-NC" Subject Line