Network Engineer

Elegant solutions to sophisticated problems. That’s what you deliver. Surround yourself with the team, resources, and support you need to design and build world-class IT solutions.

Cape Girardeau, MO


<p><strong>At Connection, our purpose is simple: we connect people with technology. From hardware&mdash;PCs, printers, servers, and more&mdash;to cutting-edge cloud, cybersecurity, and professional IT services, we design, build, and support the IT solutions that thousands of companies, schools, and government agencies rely on every day. We like to think of ourselves as the IT Department for our customers&rsquo; IT Department. Our company started out almost 40 years ago with two employees and a phone line. Today we&rsquo;re a Fortune 1000 IT solutions partner operating in 174 countries around the world&mdash;still driven by that startup mentality and guided by our original purpose.</strong></p>

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Full Time

Overview: <br /> <p>Connection has an amazing opportunity through our Technical Staffing division for a&nbsp;<strong>Network Engineer&nbsp;</strong>in&nbsp;<strong>Cape Girardeau, MO</strong>.&nbsp;This is a&nbsp;<strong>Direct Hire</strong>&nbsp;opportunity with our client in the healthcare industry. This position is onsite and responsible for monitoring, maintaining, supporting, and optimizing all network software and associated operating systems and infrastructure in a multi-hospital environment. Qualified candidates will be able to deliver assigned daily operations, such as analysis, installation, and maintenance of workflow, software, and hardware.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>Direct hire position. Full benefits,&nbsp;medical, dental, and vision. Reports to Director of IT. M-F 8am-5pm.</p>
Responsibilities: <br /> <ul> <li>Ensure IT standards are maintained across the enterprise</li> <li>Work as part of an on-call rotation which includes a 24x7 support for the organization.</li> <li>Identify and meet SLA requirements for networks and applications</li> <li>Maintain Datacenter Infrastructure, Security, and Maintenance in a multi-hospital environment</li> <li>Manage all networking systems and projects including voice/data circuit installation and operation, QoS initiatives, monitoring and altering and timely problem resolution.</li> <li>Windows networking and IP based services, including DNS and DHCP</li> <li>Utilize software and hardware diagnostic tools to identify, diagnose and repair complex problems and factors affecting network performance</li> <li>Develop network documentation, including diagrams, Standard Operating Procedures, and work instructions for peers to follow</li> <li>Able to design, support, maintain and troubleshoot a wireless environment both public and private</li> <li>Proactively monitor and maintain all networking and servers&rsquo; equipment to produce the highest available uptime</li> <li>Design, implement, configure, and monitor firewalls, IDS, and VPN connections.</li> <li>Deploy, manage, and maintain desktop virtual pools</li> <li>Utilize management software to maintain zero client firmware levels and related settings</li> <li>Manage and build SSO and deploy single sign on applications</li> <li>E-mail systems including Exchange environments</li> <li>Patch Management, Software Distribution, and Client Imaging</li> <li>All SQL versions and Oracle Databases</li> <li>Support and Implementation of Third Party Applications including Healthcare and Financial Systems</li> <li>Anti-virus and SPAM prevention and management</li> <li>Work with multiple operating systems; multiple LANs; patch management; OS migration</li> <li>Storage Area Networks and Network Attached Storage including FCoE</li> <li>Monitor, maintain, and deploy OS, database, and VM based backup solutions.</li> <li>Monitor and maintain EMC archival storage including replication</li> <li>Deploy and maintain NAS and CIFS</li> <li>Manage and deploy archiving software solutions</li> <li>Develop, maintain, and monitor policies and procedures relating to securing data and resources</li> <li>Monitor and audit centralized logging for all systems</li> <li>Monitor and maintain IDS, IPS, firewalls, filters and all VPN access to secured network</li> <li>Implement and maintain system wide patch management</li> <li>Implement and maintain anti-virus, anti-malware, and anti-spam systems</li> <li>Develop, maintain, and document the systems site codes and dial plans</li> <li>Maintain, deploy, and troubleshoot T38 and G711 SIP faxing</li> <li>Integrate and migrate from legacy digital and analog systems</li> <li>Develop, implement, and test site recovery, 911 services, and disaster recovery</li> </ul>
Requirements: <br /> <ul> <li>Associate degree Computer Science or other related IT field required</li> <li>In lieu of degree, must have equivalent, relevant IT experience supporting at least a medium-sized organization</li> <li>2 years experience with multiple technologies, including Cisco, EMC, Microsoft, and VMWare preferred</li> <li>2 years experience in a hospital setting preferred</li> <li>Certified-expert level knowledge in two or more network//IT areas of emphasis Upon Hire preferred</li> </ul>