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Network Engineer 51238 in Meridian charter Township, MI at Fast Switch

Date Posted: 3/11/2019

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Job Description

Job ID: 51238

NETWORK ENGINEER
 

We encourage new ideas that will differentiate our company and improve the plans and services we provide.  We also encourage teamwork as an essential element of our shared success and provide a work environment in which all people, ideas and backgrounds are respected, supported and valued.
 

JOB SUMMARY:
 
Responsible for the implementation and administration of: Local Area Networks (LAN), Wide Area Networks (WAN), firewalls, and other network infrastructure systems.
 
PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:
 

  • Administers switches, routers, firewall engines and VPN infrastructure across the Enterprise at multiple sites.
  • Primary administrator and level 2 approver for all network change management functions including the security/subnets/VLANS/cabling infrastructure to support eCommerce and other Internet or internal systems and configuring trunk groups and virtual switches for various virtual server systems.
  • Administers network-based services such as wireless, workstation security agent, access control, intrusion detection, and WAN optimization service.
  • Administers TCP/IP on the network including design and tracking of the IP infrastructure and DHCP systems.
  • Performs administrative functions to ensure viable production environment including bandwidth monitoring, syslog, and content filtering.
  • Analyzes bandwidth monitoring, content filtering, and syslog monitoring data to assist with recommendations, incident response, and problem resolution.
  • Perform other related assigned duties as necessary to complete the Primary Job Responsibilities as described above.

 
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
 

  • Position requires a bachelor’s degree with relevant coursework in computer science, network engineering, or information systems and three years’ related work experience in network administration and an associate level networking certification (CCNA Family).
  • Will accept any suitable combination of education, training, or experience.

Position requires knowledge of the following at varying levels depending on assignment:

  • Network hardware including Cisco stackable switches, chassis switches, Enterprise routers, small remote routers; network communication protocols (TCP/IP, DHCP, etc.), network communication hardware (LAN, WAN, routers, switches, cabling, etc.), network topologies (Ethernet VIANs, MPLS,VPN5, ISDN, etc.), network security infrastructure (Cisco ASAs, Firewall Services Modules, Checkpoint firewalls, exploit, viruses, etc.), server operating systems (Windows, Linux, Netware, etc.), di rectory services, integration, network based printing systems, and telecommunication hardware and software (PBX5, IP phones, etc.).
  • Experience with network management systems including HP Open View, Cisco MARS, Orion, and Websense; ability to analyze and resolve complex problems; us e independent judgment and communicate effectively with internal and external contacts. 
  • Position requires the ability to provide on-call support as directed. Occasional travel may be required.
  • This job’s responsibilities may include task assignment to support, administer, or access systems,which contractually requires ADP I or II Public Trust Access Level.
  • Eligibility for ADP Clearance
     


At Fast Switch, Our Purpose is Our People and Our Planet. We come to work each day and are reminded we are helping people find their success stories.  Isn’t that cool? Also, Doing the right thing is our mantra.  We act responsibly, give back to the communities we serve, and have a little fun along the way.

We at Fast Switch have been doing this for 22 years. We’re doing business in almost half the states in the union with offices in Detroit, MI, Columbus, OH, New York, Hartford, CT, Massachusetts, Minneapolis, MN, Los Angeles, CA, San Francisco, CA, and Tucson, AZ.

We're a financially strong, privately-held company that is 100% consultant and client focused.

We've differentiated ourselves by being fast, flexible, creative and honest. Throw out everything you've heard, seen, or felt about every other IT Consulting company. We do unique things, and we do them for Fortune 10 companies, Inc. 500 companies, and technology start-ups. We also have a strong belief in giving back to the communities we serve.

Our benefits are second to none and thanks to our flexible benefits options you can choose just the benefits that you need or want, options include:

• Medical and Dental (Fast Switch pays majority of the medical program)

• Vision

• Personal Time Off (PTO) Program

• Long Term Disability (100% paid)

• Life Insurance (100% paid)

• 401(k) with immediate vesting and 3% (of salary) dollar-for-dollar match

Plus, we have a lucrative employee referral program and an employee recognition culture.

In 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018, Fast Switch was named one of the Top Work Places in Michigan by the Detroit Free Press and one of the Best Staffing Firms in 2016 and 2017. We have won the Columbus Business First “Fast 50” award 9 times in 12 years because of our strong growth which translates into more and better opportunities for our consulting staff members.

Ranked '#1' supplier by over 50% of our customers nationally.

Ranked 'Top 3' supplier by over 75% of our customers nationally.

 To view all of our open positions, please go to: www.fastswitch.com and at the bottom of the page click Job Portal, or get there directly at: https://www.jobs.net/jobs/fastswitch/en-us/all-jobs/