Configuration Analyst / IT Analyst


West Chester, OH

Industry: Telecommunications.


Less than 5 years

Posted 245 days ago

  by    Arjun Ladia

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Title: Configuration Analyst/Technician

Location : West Chester Township, OH                                                                                             

Description / Summary

  • The Configuration Technician is responsible, by definition, for the configuration of all devices placed at CNS client sites. 
  • This includes firewall/routers, layer 2 and layer 3 enabled switches, Access Points (AP), cellular routers, Uninterruptible Power Supplies, and other devices deployed by CNS. 
  • The Technician will use both command line interface (CLI) and graphical user interface (GUI) to build and modify device settings. 
  • The Technical will also assist the Network Engineers in building R&D and client specific laboratories.

General Job Requirements

  • Use laptop connectivity to configure routers, firewalls, AP and switches.
  • Use Putty or HyperTerminal type client software to enter command line statements via serial interface to the routers, firewalls, etc.
  • Troubleshoot issues with network equipment to initiate Return Merchandise Authorizations (RMA) with device manufacturers.
  • Submit Manufacturer Support Tickets and work with their Support Technicians to resolve equipment problems.
  • Prioritize and manage Project Team requests for equipment configuration.
  • Assist Network Engineers in developing and testing the production device configurations.
  • Build Client configuration procedure documents to augment Engineering provided documentation.
  • Coordinate with the NOC/Help Desk to solve configuration problems and troubleshoot client installation problems.
  • Configure Windows7+ OS on laptop and desktop computers.

General Skill Sets:

  • General understanding of ISOnetwork layers and level 3 device configurations
  • General understanding of WiFi protocols and devices.
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office (Excel and Word) software.
  • Certifications (Desired, but not required):CCENT or better
  • Network Device (firewall, router, AP and switch) Manufacturer certifications
  • Cisco
  • Fortinet
  • Meraki
  • SonicWALL
  • WatchGuard
  • Others
  • Network+

Job Specification:

  • Associates degree in a related field
  • Generally requires 1 to 3years related experience
$40K - $60K