Systems Administrator / Network Administrator

Systems Administrator / Network Administrator

Job Code: TJ_8125
Job Location: Carbondale, Illinois
Zip Code: 62901
Job Category/Title: Systems Administrator
Employment Category: Full-time
Position Type:
Travel Required: No
Interview Type:
Education: Associate Degree
Required IT Skills: Firewalls
Job Description: IMMEDIATE HIRE: Mayer Networks Inc. in Carbondale is looking for an immediate hire for a Network Administrator.

Currently we are the outsourced IT department for over 100 businesses in Southern Illinois. Along with onsite and remote support for other businesses, we are the only IT firm in Southern Illinois to house a datacenter and provide cloud services to clients.

Under the supervision of the CEO, Director of Network Operations, and senior technical staff, a Network Administrator at Mayer Networks is responsible for network planning, deployment, administration, and operational activities such as security auditing, monitoring, and remediation. Our ideal Network Administrator candidate can, with little supervision, perform complex professional and technical duties related to the installation and maintenance of client networks and communications hardware and software including, but not limited to: servers, routers, switches, firewalls, LAN/WAN equipment, phone systems, in addition to a working knowledge of server infrastructure and desktop support.

Required Knowledge/Skills:
- Understanding of network troubleshooting, understanding of troubleshooting with the help of logical flow through the OSI model, subnetting and VLAN understanding
- Extensive working knowledge of the SonicWall firewall platform and ability to setup, configure, and troubleshoot issues on said platform including: firewall rules, NAT/PAT, security services issues, log/reporting configuration and analysis, and a working understanding of the OS
- Extensive knowledge of L2 and L3 switching infrastructure with preference towards multiple platforms: Cisco, Dell, HP, etc
- Basic understanding of server infrastructure including Active Directory and Group Policy
- Superb troubleshooting abilities with the ability to troubleshoot issues from simple desktop support problems to advanced networking troubles
- Customer communication skills and friendly personality (this is a client facing position)
- Ability to work in our Carbondale office and manage time efficiently working client issues and deploying onsite when necessary to resolve customer issues
- Industry certifications are preferred but not required: Network+, Security+, CCNA, etc.

VOIP experience and understanding is a plus. Candidate must have at least 1-year experience as a network administrator.
No. of Posts: 1
Job Expiry Date: November 11, 2016
Telecommute: No
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