Network Administrator

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Trinity, AL

Connection

<strong>Founded in 1982, Connection delivers valuable IT services and advanced technology solutions to business, government, education, and healthcare markets. Today, we serve our customers through our staff of highly trained Account Managers, our team of on-staff experts, and our efficient procurement websites. We are also proud to offer custom-configured computer systems from a ISO 9001:2015 certified technical configuration lab at our distribution center in Wilmington, OH.</strong><br /><br /><strong>Our company has over&nbsp;<a href="https://www.connection.com/content/about/certifications-and-authorizations?cm_sp=content-_-about-us-_-certifications-and-authorizations">2,500 technical certifications</a>&nbsp;that ensure our experts can solve any customer need, no matter how complex. Additionally, our GlobalServe offering delivers global procurement solutions through our network of 500 suppliers in 174 countries.</strong> https://www.connection.com/

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Full Time

Overview: <p>Connection Services has a fantastic opportunity for a Network Administrator in the Trinity, AL area. This is a full time direct hire opportunity and excellent benefits.&nbsp;</p> <p>The Network Administrator will work with the IT team to set goals and continually look for ways to cut costs and increase performance of the enterprise. The candidate will be responsible for designing, configuring, securing, maintaining, and troubleshooting networks and networked systems. The candidate will be collaborating with individuals both inside IT and across the organization.</p>
Responsibilities: <ul> <li>Demonstrated experience implementing new systems and processes to improve network infrastructure and performance</li> <li>Proven record of demonstrating a commitment to safety in all aspects of the job</li> <li>Demonstrated abilities and commitment to personal development and the development of others</li> <li>Written and verbal communication skills. Analytical and problem-solving skills</li> <li>Must be able to manage and prioritize projects simultaneously without direct supervision</li> <li>Experience with Cisco equipment including, but not limited to: Routers, Switches (specifically Cisco Nexus), and Wireless LAN Controllers</li> <li>Previous experience with solution design and implementation</li> <li>Previous experience working at a MSP (managed service provider)</li> <li>Experience with WAN and Remote Access VPN's</li> <li>Experience with fiber and cabled networks</li> <li>Experience with Palo Alto Firewalls</li> <li>Experience with network monitoring tools</li> <li>Experience managing vendor relationships</li> </ul>
Requirements: <ul> <li>Minimum 3 years of experience in an IT environment administering and supporting Cisco network infrastructure with a focus on LAN switching and wireless</li> <li>Candidate must be able to work on an "as needed" basis, including nights and weekends.</li> <li>Demonstrated knowledge of network security to include Firewall configuration</li> <li>Experience designing and implementing LANs and Wi-Fi networks</li> <li>Demonstrated knowledge of networking protocols.</li> <li>Customer Support or Helpdesk Experience</li> </ul>