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Job No.: 8282
Position: Advanced Network Services Engineer
Position Type: 6 Months – possible Perm
No. of Positions: 1
Location: Atlanta or Houston
To maintain, operate and ensure the smooth running of the local, wide and metropolitan area networks across companie’s global operation, focusing primarily on the region in which one is stationed.
Support and maintain the local, metropolitan and wide area network infrastructure and perimeter security devices throughout the global organization, focusing primarily on the region in which one is stationed.
Maintain up to date levels of operating systems, configurations, backups and system patches at all times, while ensuring Company and Team change management processes and procedures are followed correctly
Occasionally identify improvements that can be made to the network infrastructure. Assist with streamlining, simplification and in general improvement of system efficiencies through the effective use of technology, lateral thinking and creativity
Take part in technical product evaluations, where necessary
Assist with the design and implementation of new infrastructures, concepts and changes to the network in line with business requirements and security guidelines
Configure all network devices, complying with IT security policies at all times
Contribute to intra- and inter-departmental projects, whilst following the project methodology at all times
Provide new and maintain existing technical network diagrams, documentation and associated system processes & procedures pertaining to the configuration of the global network, in line with Company and departmental standards
Contribute to business continuity and business recovery exercises and requirements, taking part in regular business continuity testing, out of normal business hours, where appropriate
Use some latitude of independent judgment to aid in the delivery of services in line with Company and departmental standards
Deal with trouble tickets and Client requests in a prompt and effective fashion, in line with any Company and departmental processes and procedures
Work closely with all IT Team members to ensure the smooth and efficient operation of the global IT infrastructure
Assist and mentor the more junior members of the Network Services Team in some technical and operational aspects of their roles
Pay close attention to detail and levels of accuracy for all technical work and any associated documentation
Maintain accurate, up-to-date disaster recovery documentation and store in the agreed location
Take part in regular network-centric disaster recovery testing in accordance with any internal operational procedures, while accurately maintaining any associated documentation
Where appropriate, provide and maintain internal project-related documentation in order to effectively record, track and review project progress. Ensure that the above documentation meets agreed standards
4 Years of Relevant Experience
Nice to Have:
Network Access Control
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