IT Network Engineer in Katy, TX

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11 - 15 years

Posted 8 weeks ago

Come work at a place where we take pride in creating a workplace environment that values hard work, commitment, and growth.


Job Description:


Education:

  • High School diploma or equivalent required
  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or relevant field of study preferred
  • CCNA/CCNP or greater certification is preferred



Work Experiences:

  • 10+ years LAN / WAN networking experience including solid understanding of Network and Communication methods
  • 6+ Years Network Firewall Security experience (Cisco, PAN)
  • Experience with design/maintenance on large WAN/LAN Cisco Network
  • Experience in management of IP Routing Protocols, including but not limited to EIGRP and BGP
  • Network Project Management experience
  • Vendor/Telco Carrier Management Experience
  • Complete knowledge of OSI Model technology stack
  • Complete understanding of DNS and DHCP
  • Complete comprehension of IP Routing (L3), and switching (L2) in a large Corp WAN/LAN architecture
  • SD-WAN design, support experience - Meraki preferred
  • Effective Routing Protocol management and configuration
  • Leadership Experience
  • Cloud Architecture, GCP, AWS and Azure preferred
  • Experience with TCP/IP protocols on a large network preferred
  • Experience with WiFi protocols and products, Aruba & Meraki preferred



Skills:

  • Ability to remain organized, pay strict attention to detail, and meet critical deadlines within a dynamic high volume, fast-paced environment
  • Excellent time management skills, ability to support multiple projects, and effectively manage a large volume of work
  • Self-motivated, with the ability to meet and exceed position requirements under minimal direction and supervision
  • Ability to operate professionally, effectively and ethically as an individual contributor and member of a team
  • Analytical, with strong problem-solving abilities and creative resolution skills
  • Strong interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills, with the ability to interface effectively with individuals at various levels, both internal and external
  • Proficient use of Microsoft Office programs, including Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point and Visio
  • Acceptable level of hearing and vision to perform job duties



Responsibilities:

  • Work with Security and Peers to maintain Enterprise Security
  • Maintain firewall policies to ensure safety of Academy data
  • Provide strategy and tactical technical input as to direction and growth in technology changes for enterprise Network
  • Responsible for change in Network architecture, design and technology changes
  • Provide network technical consultation on enterprise level projects
  • Ensure and maintain network infrastructure for expected growth
  • Maintain configurations of LAN, WAN & WLAN Network Infrastructure
  • Maintain all Cloud based network architecture and configurations
  • Provides 3rd level support for Network related issues
  • Responsible for maintaining network connectivity and security within the Academy network
  • Maintain HA & DR configurations for mission critical network systems
  • Assist peers in support of Aruba Wireless Network Infrastructure
  • Assist Monitoring team for definitions of required Network Monitoring
  • Assist EA Team for network design/change impact
  • Lead large Network Projects as assigned
  • Provide weekly updates to all active projects
  • Develop a thorough understanding of Academy's policies, procedures and safety rules
  • Duties may change; team members may be required to perform other duties as assigned



Physical Requirements & Attendance

  • Acceptable level of hearing and vision to perform job duties
  • Adhere to company work hours, policies, procedures and rules governing professional staff behavior
  • Regular attendance required
  • Up to 5% travel, as needed
  • Ability to work flexible hours such as evenings, weekends, and holidays as necessary



Full time