Description: ARES Corporationneed a SystemNetwork EngineerAdministrator immediately starts from Sat, 09 Feb 2013 08:49:42 GMT, this position will be placed in Virginia.
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The SystemNetwork EngineerAdministrator position will be responsible for Project Offices on the East Coast as well as remote support for International Offices and national offices in coordination with the IT team. Responsibilities include: local Desktop and Server support to 3 offices on VA/MS area. Network troubleshooting on WAN and LAN issues, Backup or primary support of Firewalls, Windows Servers, routers, Company wide applications such as Appextender, Intranet, SQL, Exchange, Citrix, VMWARE, Hyper V, Kaseya, Netscreen, Cisco, SharePoint, etc. Ideal candidate would be a go getter who needs minimal supervision and is proactive on projects and optimization of IT functions. SQL administration is a plus. Initially the position will also include help desk support to quickly acclimate to the Corporate Enterprise, followed by morning support for East Coast and Central Offices.
We are a very close IT team that completely supports each other as team and will assist one another when needed and expect the same from each other. Each member will be allowed to lead companywide projects based on their experience in addition to local duties.
Minimum 3 years of hands-on experience with Microsoft LANs
Microsoft or Cisco certification
Recent hands-on experience with Windows server (Windows Server 2008 and 2003) and workstation (Windows 7) environments is ABSOLUTELY REQUIRED
Must have proficiency with Active Directory, domain controllers, IP addressing, DNS, VPNs, and remote access
Exchange 2007/2010 Experience is highly Desired but not required.
Recent experience building, migrating and/or upgrading Windows Server, Exchange Servers, Firewalls (e.g. CISCO ,Netscreen,) is highly desired
Experience in medium large size network environments while also supporting 2 local offices
Bachelor’s degree from a four-year college or university preferred with 3+ years experience or 5+ years experience with proper Certifications
Truly excellent communication, organization, and interpersonal skills. Employees are our customers as well as some billable work for Clients if allowable.
Professional attitude and commitment to providing high-quality service
Ability to independently perform and/or manage, from start to finish, small to medium network projects such as network upgrades and network installs – includes providing direction to other engineers who may be supporting the project
Highly self-motivated and directed; keen attention to detail.
Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment
Ensure strict adherence to departmental policies and procedures such as change management, configuration management, and security and access control.
Bachelor’s degree from a four-year college or university preferred
Security experience very desired including IDS/IPS systems
SQL experience is highly desired, including but not limited to Queries, replication, and general administration
Top secret Clearance a plus, or ability to get upon acceptance
Project management and previous consulting experience with small and medium sized businesses and associations preferred
Desired Certifications: MCSE (Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer), MCITP (Microsoft Certified IT Professional), CCNA (Cisco Certified Network Associate), CCNP (Cisco Certified Network Professional) in one or more IT fields.
Practical experience with Linux and Apple a plus; experience with Blackberry preferred
Hands-on experience with local and wide area network.
Proven analytical, evaluative, and problem-solving abilities;
Strong technical knowledge of current hardware, protocols, standards, and best practices.
Experience in Dell Servers, desktops and laptops
Experience in HBA’s and SAN technology preferred
Administer the AD, FTP, DNS, DHCP, SSL, WINS, IIS services
Experience in building Virtual Servers using VMware and appropriately size and configure for optimal use
Experience in assisting in Virus Management, preferably Kaspersky
Experience in Windows workstation and server Patch Management using either WSUS, Kaseya or other related solutions.
Microsoft Exchange 2007 and 2010
DNS, DHCP, and Group Policy
Firewalls and routers, Cisco ASA ideally
Backup Exec experience with Tapes, Acronis Image backups, Replay Server
Some Linux experience proffered
U.S. Citizenship required
Must be able to successfully pass required background checks.
Sat, 09 Feb 2013 08:49:42 GMT