We are the 2nd largest for-profit leader in early childhood education headquartered in Novi, MI. We are currently seeking Network/Cisco Engineer who will be responsible for enhancing and maintaining network infrastructure. As a network engineer, your primary focus will be WAN/LAN Maintenance, firewalls, and Load Balancer set-ups. Responsibilities
Manages projects by developing detailed project plans, procuring necessary resources, monitoring progress, and providing regular status reports to management team
Troubleshoot and debug complex network problems for the following technologies; Cisco 2800's, 3800's, 7200's and 7500 series routers. , Catalyst 2900's, 3700's and 6500s series switches
Acts as a focal point enterprise network problem resolution and infrastructure.
Evaluate current infrastructure technology, conduct research, recommend, and implement innovate infrastructure technology that can enhance the reliability, security, productivity, and efficiency of the IT infrastructure
Provides network support.
Acts as a technical expert and is a go-to resource for the team.
Works independently, receiving minimal supervision, with no instruction on routine work and general instruction on new assignments.
Works on problems of diverse scope where analysis requires evaluation of identifiable factors.
Develop and maintain documentation of design, as well as, on-going operation and administration of infrastructure technology
Job Requirements :
Bachelors Degree in computer science or related field,
At least 5 years of experience working in a 300+ enterprise environment. (Cisco 2800's, 3800's, 7200's and 7500 series routers. , Catalyst 2900's, 3700's and 6500s series switches)
CCNA or Cisco related certification.
Strong project management experience including deployment, disaster recovery and documentation experience.
Outstanding customer service skills.
Excellent written, verbal, and presentation communication skills. Ability to work and effectively communicate with executives, enterprise-wide and group management, peers, and outside vendors.
Strong analytical and problem resolution skills, organizational skills, and ability to analyze business problems and opportunities.
Strong ability to work on and prioritize multiple, concurrent projects while meeting aggressive deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
Ability to work independently as well as collaboratively with little supervision. Preferred Skills:
Experience working in a Microsoft environment with Microsoft Certification.
Previous experience working as a Unix Administrator