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Network Administrator

@ Stuller

Description

  • Under the supervision of the Director of Systems Operations, the SysOps Admin / Network Administrator assists in all aspects of Systems Management, Network Management and Telephony Management.  
  • This role provides analytical and systematic support to the Director of Systems Operations and maintains the computing environment by identifying infrastructure requirements, installing upgrades and monitoring day-to-day operations, performance, availability and security of infrastructure systems. 


Essential Duties & Responsibilities:  

  • Establishes infrastructure specifications by conferring with users, analyzing workflow, access, information and security requirements. 
  • Maintains infrastructure by evaluating network and system performance issues including availability, utilization, throughput, and latency, planning and executing the selection, installation, configuration, and testing of equipment and establishing connections. 
  • Maintains infrastructure security by performing network and system monitoring and analysis, troubleshooting issues and escalating problems to vendor (if necessary) and evaluating firewall ACLs, IPS/IDS reports and proactive analysis. 
  • Upgrades infrastructure by conferring with vendors, developing, testing, evaluating and installing enhancements. 
  • Enhance job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities, reading professional publications, maintaining personal lab environments and/or participating in professional organizations. 
  • Protects organization's value by keeping information confidential. Maintain verbal security while speaking to non-compartmental associates and while outside the facility.
  • Accomplishes organizational goals by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests and exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments. 
  • Be available for on call support when assigned or when critical emergencies arise. 
  • Support staff and organization in assigned project-based work.


Qualifications:

Skills:  

  • Interpersonal skills to facilitate productive working relationships 
  • The ability to stay organized 
  • Communication skills to explain complicated computer concepts 
  • Discretion in handling people's private information on data servers and throughout the network. 
  • Problem-solving skills 
  • The ability to work and collaborate within a team 

 

Qualities:

  • The successful candidate should be highly organized, and detail oriented with strong analytical and problem-solving skills, plus the ability to prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment.
  • It is also important that they display excellent verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills as well as the ability to present ideas in user friendly language. 
  • Analytical. Administrators need analytical skills to evaluate network and system performance and determine how changes in the environment will affect it. 
  • Communicative. Administrators must be able to describe problems and their solutions to non-IT workers. 
  • Knowledgeable. Administrators oversee the connections of many different types of computer equipment and must ensure that they all work together properly. 
  • Multitasking. Administrators may have to work on many problems and tasks at the same time. 
  • Problem-solving. Administrators must be able to quickly resolve any problems that arise with computer networks. 

 

Experience: 

  • Thorough knowledge of, but not limited to at least one of the following disciplines: 
    • Networking Administration: 
      • Network technologies and equipment (Cisco, HPe), such as routers, switches, firewalls, load balancers, network management and diagnostic tools, cloud-based networking infrastructure and automation, network security 
    • Systems Administration: 
      • Systems technologies and equipment, such as blade servers, SAN fabrics (iSCSI, FC), enterprise storage solutions and appropriate management applications for these systems, virtualization technologies (VMware ESX, Horizon, Microsoft Hyper-V, Red Hat Virtualization), server operating systems (Microsoft, RedHat), infrastructure (AD, DNS, DHCP), Backups (Veeam), cloud-based systems infrastructure (Microsoft 365, AWS) and automation, systems security 
  • And a Minimum of 4 years of experience with network and/or systems installations, configurations and troubleshooting in a corporate network environment. 
  • Accredited certifications in network or systems administration 


How to Apply:

Apply online at https://www.stuller.com/careers/

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Location: Lafayette, LA
Date Posted: August 04, 2022
Application Deadline: September 06, 2022
Job Type: Full-time