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Network Administrator (Cisco)

nTech Solutions, Inc.

Job Description

nTech Solutions, a leader in the recruitment of professionals, has an immediate opening for a Network Administrator in the Baltimore, MD area.

Terms of Employment

●  W2 Contract: 12-24 Month Contract

●  nTech Benefits Snapshot

o  Health, Dental, and Vision Coverage

o  Match 401(k)

o  Short/Long Term Disability and Life Insurance

o  x1.5 Overtime Pay

Responsibilities

●  Duties include working with other analysts within the IT organization and triaging network, server, and application issues to ensure remediation and/or escalation. 

●  This analyst will have responsibility for maintaining the reliability of the environment utilizing Microfocus OpenView/BSM suite of products. 

●  Primary responsibility is monitoring the availability of the IT Data Network and Server environment.  Responsibilities include issue isolation and remediation to ensure minimal mean downtime to repair.

●  Responsibilities include monitoring, correlating multiple alerts, and escalating out analysis of IT application issues as necessary to remediate issues in a proactive and reactive nature.

●  Perform initial network/server diagnostics and troubleshooting to remediate detected/reported incidents.  Escalate issues as required.

●  Perform scheduled configuration changes and infrastructure support.

●  Work with groups within IT Infrastructure and IT Applications in resolving global and focal problem issues.

●  Maintain/update ITOC standard operating and escalation procedures, and other ITOC documentation as directed by leadership.

●  Prepare IT network and systems performance reports and operating statistics as directed by ITOC leadership.

Support Schedule

●  May require ability to work at night, off-hours, holidays, and weekends (on-call rotation).

●  May require emergency on-site support during severe storm mobilization and electric system damage restoration.

Job Requirements

Required Skills

●  A strong background working in IT Operations environment is recommended.

●  Working knowledge of networking and security devices (e.g. routers, firewalls, intrusion detection…).

●  Ability to troubleshoot network / server issues based on received alerts or client input.

●  Skills in troubleshooting and resolving problems with large-scale IT distributed systems.

●  Ability to correlate problems with causes, and involve higher level technical personnel support personnel, as needed, for timely resolution of IT network and systems outages.

●  Ability to compile operating data/statistics and prepare performance reports when requested.

●  Working knowledge of IT network and systems management tools (experience with Microfocus Network Node Manager, Operations Manager, Service Manager a plus).

●  Experience with Cisco hardware and configuration.

●  Experience with Windows 7,10,2003,2008,2012; Linux RedHat (RHEL).

●  Desktop Skills:

o  Experience with Microsoft Office suite

●  Other IT Skills:

o  Familiarity with IT change management practices

o  Familiarity with ITOC/NOC practices

●  Interpersonal skills:

o  Ability to work with internal IT clients of varying abilities

o  Ability to prioritize tasks

o  Ability to handle high pressure situations

o  Demonstrated ability to work well in a team environment

o  Self-starting; willingness to take personal initiative

o  Strong customer service skills

o  Highly effective written and oral communication skills


nTech is an equal opportunity employer.  All offers of employment are contingent upon pre-employment background and drug screenings. Only applicants meeting the above client requirements may be contacted by a Recruiter. 

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Location US-MD-Baltimore
Employment Type Contractor
Pay Type Hour
Pay Rate $50.00 - $55.00 /Hour
Store Type IT & Technical

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nTech Solutions, Inc.
Company:
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Location:
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Employment Type:
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Pay Type:
$50.00 - $55.00 /Hour
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Job Description

nTech Solutions, a leader in the recruitment of professionals, has an immediate opening for a Network Administrator in the Baltimore, MD area.

Terms of Employment

●  W2 Contract: 12-24 Month Contract

●  nTech Benefits Snapshot

o  Health, Dental, and Vision Coverage

o  Match 401(k)

o  Short/Long Term Disability and Life Insurance

o  x1.5 Overtime Pay

Responsibilities

●  Duties include working with other analysts within the IT organization and triaging network, server, and application issues to ensure remediation and/or escalation. 

●  This analyst will have responsibility for maintaining the reliability of the environment utilizing Microfocus OpenView/BSM suite of products. 

●  Primary responsibility is monitoring the availability of the IT Data Network and Server environment.  Responsibilities include issue isolation and remediation to ensure minimal mean downtime to repair.

●  Responsibilities include monitoring, correlating multiple alerts, and escalating out analysis of IT application issues as necessary to remediate issues in a proactive and reactive nature.

●  Perform initial network/server diagnostics and troubleshooting to remediate detected/reported incidents.  Escalate issues as required.

●  Perform scheduled configuration changes and infrastructure support.

●  Work with groups within IT Infrastructure and IT Applications in resolving global and focal problem issues.

●  Maintain/update ITOC standard operating and escalation procedures, and other ITOC documentation as directed by leadership.

●  Prepare IT network and systems performance reports and operating statistics as directed by ITOC leadership.

Support Schedule

●  May require ability to work at night, off-hours, holidays, and weekends (on-call rotation).

●  May require emergency on-site support during severe storm mobilization and electric system damage restoration.

Job Requirements

Required Skills

●  A strong background working in IT Operations environment is recommended.

●  Working knowledge of networking and security devices (e.g. routers, firewalls, intrusion detection…).

●  Ability to troubleshoot network / server issues based on received alerts or client input.

●  Skills in troubleshooting and resolving problems with large-scale IT distributed systems.

●  Ability to correlate problems with causes, and involve higher level technical personnel support personnel, as needed, for timely resolution of IT network and systems outages.

●  Ability to compile operating data/statistics and prepare performance reports when requested.

●  Working knowledge of IT network and systems management tools (experience with Microfocus Network Node Manager, Operations Manager, Service Manager a plus).

●  Experience with Cisco hardware and configuration.

●  Experience with Windows 7,10,2003,2008,2012; Linux RedHat (RHEL).

●  Desktop Skills:

o  Experience with Microsoft Office suite

●  Other IT Skills:

o  Familiarity with IT change management practices

o  Familiarity with ITOC/NOC practices

●  Interpersonal skills:

o  Ability to work with internal IT clients of varying abilities

o  Ability to prioritize tasks

o  Ability to handle high pressure situations

o  Demonstrated ability to work well in a team environment

o  Self-starting; willingness to take personal initiative

o  Strong customer service skills

o  Highly effective written and oral communication skills


nTech is an equal opportunity employer.  All offers of employment are contingent upon pre-employment background and drug screenings. Only applicants meeting the above client requirements may be contacted by a Recruiter. 

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