Senior IT Network Engineer - Savannah, Georgia United States - 38012



JOB DESCRIPTION

Job #: 38012
Title: Senior IT Network Engineer
Job Location: Savannah, Georgia - United States
Employment Type:
Salary: contact recruiter for details
Employer Will Recruit From: Nationwide
Relocation Paid?: Yes

WHY IS THIS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY?


World wide leading chamical company

Great coastal GA location

JOB DESCRIPTION

Senior IT Network Engineer
Savannah, GA

SUMMARY:

The Senior IT Network Engineer will be responsible for implementation, maintenance, operational support, internal data networks, network security, and WAN connectivity.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Maintain firewalls to ensure proper security controls are in place.
  • Manage network utilized to deliver hosted services to users.
  • Implement new products and/or service offerings, maintenance, and upgrade activities on          network infrastructure.
  • Support daily operations for internal and external networks and users.
  • Interface and manage interactions for hardware and services provided.
  • Manage providers/telcos for services and escalation of issues.
  • Utilize and support network tools to manage complex and multisite IT environments.
  • Engage with multiple users and different site setups while creating and maintaining documentation for each site network.

 

ORGANIZATIONAL RELATIONSHIPS  The position reports directly to the IT Manager.

  • The Senior IT Network Engineer will interface globally with parent company IT management and must establish effective working relationships with end-users, contract partners, coworkers, and upper management.

Job Requirements

  • A Bachelor of Science in Computer Science or Information Technology.
  • A minimum of 7 years of experience in Network Infrastructure Management.
  • Strong understanding of TCP/IP, VMWare environment, QoS, routing protocols and Internet routing architectures, LAN/WAN design, and operations.
  • Experienced in leading and designing complex network projects.
  • Knowledge of IT concepts, strategies, methodologies, and best practices; thorough knowledge of business functions and operations, objectives, and strategies.
  • Experience with HP devices, specifically HP switches.
  • Experience with Fortigate products and understanding of firewall security policies involving objects, rules, NATs, inspections policies, etc.
  • Experience with Palo Alto technology a plus.
  • Strong demonstrated troubleshooting skills using packet capture tools, SNMP, Syslog, Telemetry data.
  • Strong attention to detail along with sharp analytical skills to identify problems at the network.
  • Desire to continuously stay current on, and apply, technical industry knowledge pertaining to the respective domain.
  • Basic knowledge of ITIL concepts.
  • The ability to work on multiple priorities and/or projects simultaneously is required.
  • Must be able to solve problems on your own while dealing with end-users by phone, email, and in person.

QUALIFICATIONS

Job Requirements

  • A Bachelor of Science in Computer Science or Information Technology.
  • A minimum of 7 years of experience in Network Infrastructure Management.
  • Strong understanding of TCP/IP, VMWare environment, QoS, routing protocols and Internet routing architectures, LAN/WAN design, and operations.
  • Experienced in leading and designing complex network projects.
  • Knowledge of IT concepts, strategies, methodologies, and best practices; thorough knowledge of business functions and operations, objectives, and strategies.
  • Experience with HP devices, specifically HP switches.
  • Experience with Fortigate products and understanding of firewall security policies involving objects, rules, NATs, inspections policies, etc.
  • Experience with Palo Alto technology a plus.
  • Strong demonstrated troubleshooting skills using packet capture tools, SNMP, Syslog, Telemetry data.
  • Strong attention to detail along with sharp analytical skills to identify problems at the network.
  • Desire to continuously stay current on, and apply, technical industry knowledge pertaining to the respective domain.
  • Basic knowledge of ITIL concepts.
  • The ability to work on multiple priorities and/or projects simultaneously is required.
  • Must be able to solve problems on your own while dealing with end-users by phone, email, and in person.

Education:
University - Bachelor's Degree/3-4 Year Degree

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