Senior Network Administrator in Westport, CT at Volt

Date Posted: 8/16/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Westport, CT
  • Duration:
    24 weeks
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Pay Rate
    $30.0 - $40.0/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone

Job Description

Volt is currently seeking for Sr.Network Administrator in Westport, Connecticut . Below is the job description, if still interested, apply today! You may also follow up on your application status by calling 1-800-595-8658.

Position Summary:

We are seeking a senior network associate who will be responsible for supporting, maintaining, and evolving the network infrastructure.  This position presents an opportunity to be responsible for external data communications, security infrastructure, network and wireless infrastructure, and network analysis tools.

Responsibilities would include:

  • Provide high quality network infrastructure and security services
  • Operate network services in accordance with business needs, priorities and SLAs and strive to continually improve process and network infra.
  • Network infrastructure configuration, deployment, support and management
  • Diagnose, resolve and communicate problems
  • Resolution of Tier 1 and Tier 2 incidents as a hands-on expert
  • Increase resource effectiveness and improve operational efficiency
  • Develop, improve, and adhere to processes, policies and procedures
  • Deliver and report on capacity/performance/SLA metrics
  • Mitigate risks to the service and ensure service availability
  • Assess, communicate and prioritize operational risks to network services
  • Design and execute plans to remediate risks
  • 24x7 rotating support of the network infrastructure

Position Requirements:

  • Five or more years of enterprise Network Administration experience
  • Deep and rich understanding of network theory at both the micro and macro level – protocols, applications, topologies
  • Strong networking background with good breadth of knowledge across other IT domains (security, platform, storage)
  • Rich problem-solving capabilities; troubleshooting and performance-tuning
  • Broad experience with Cisco network technologies
  • Understands and is capable of applying network design and configuration best practices
  • Deep understanding of routing protocols (EIGRP, OSPF, BGP) and common topologies
  • Experience managing security devices including firewalls, TACACS/Radius, VPN
  • Experience managing Cisco ISE
  • CS or Engineering background preferred, but not required.
  • Excellent organizational, verbal and written communication skills
  • Able to quickly synthesize information and take appropriate actions
  • Accountable for results and holds others accountable
  • Goal oriented and able to see the big picture
  • Perceptive about things happening around them, what it means and what do about them
  • Understands when to escalate issues

Preferred candidates would also meet the following criteria:

  • Cisco certification is a plus (CCNA, CCNP, CCIE)
  • Security certification(s)
  • F5 BigIP, DNS, Firewalls including Cisco ASA, Palo Alto
  • Financial industry experience
  • Automation focus: experience with Python and Ansible preferred

This is a contingent/temporary position offered through Volt Workforce Solutions. Volt offers competitive compensation, the chance to work with some of the world’s leading companies, and a staff committed to helping you take the next step on your career path.

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                                        Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.