Network Engineer

Confidential Company  •  Pleasanton, CA

Less than 5 years experience  •  IT Consulting/Services

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 08/08/17 by Emily Russo
Pleasanton, CA
Less than 5 years experience
IT Consulting/Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 08/08/17 by Emily Russo

We are looking for Network Engineer for our client in Pleasanton, CA

Job Title: Network Engineer

Job Location: Pleasanton, CA

Job Type: Contract – 12 Months / Contract to Hire / Direct Hire?

“US citizens and those authorized to work in the US are encouraged to apply. We are unable to sponsor H1b candidates at this time.”

Job Description:

This person should then be able to execute with a high degree of success in integrating and/or solving problems in environments rich in Windows Server, Exchange, IIS, Cisco Internetworking, VPN's, firewalls, backup systems and more. The more truly capable the engineer is in all these areas, the higher the utility value.

Position Responsibilities: 

  • Documentation of Client Networks
  • will be working on building dashboards in various monitoring tools.
  • Small Projects,  will be working with App teams to build app focused network visibility
  • Installation, configuration, troubleshooting and customization of MS Office 365 and Office Suite applications per customer's preferences 
  • Takes ownership of tasks and follows through to ensure complete resolution 
  • Takes a personal interest in, and responsibility for, quality of work they perform or are associated with 
  • Ability and willingness to recognize when it is necessary to ask for technical expertise from others without unnecessarily burdening other team members 
  • Ability to provide accurate time estimates for how long a task will take 
  • Understands that the success of individuals is measured by the success of their teams 
  • Ability to quickly learn new technologies through the use of self-study materials and intuition
  • Ability to articulate technical information clearly and simply to non-technical people 
  • Enjoys helping people to the extent that no problem is considered mundane, no matter how simple the solution 
  • Enjoys sharing information, supporting others, and working on a team to achieve team goals

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: 

  • Solar winds and true view monitoring tools
  • Understanding of TCP/IP and troubleshootingInternet connectivity 
  • Experience with routers and firewalls 
  • Experience with Terminal Services 
  • Understanding of relationship between switches, hubs, patch panels and connecting nodes to a network 
  • Understanding of DNS services 
  • Working Knowledge of Cisco and Non Cisco Firewall Technologies - SonicWALL, Linksys, NetGear 
  • Working Knowledge of Wireless Technologies

Credentials and Experience: 

  • Engineer with two to four years’ experience or a degree 
  • Minimum 2years’ experience – Cisco Switching, VLAN, Routing, Firewalling Support 
  • Minimum 2years’ experience - Server Hardware Technologies (CPU/RAID/SCSI) Support 
  • Minimum 2years’ experience - Data Backup and Recovery Support, Corporate Antivirus Support, VPN Connectivity Support 
  • Has at least one certification. The following certifications are preferred: MCITP, MCP, CCNA/CCDA/CCNP, Project+, Network+, Apple 
  • Solid dependable engineer, follows directions and maximizes billing opportunities 
  • Consistently receives good client feedback
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