Network Administrator

Security Patching, Derdack Networking Alerting, Disaster Recovery Systems, MS Server Administration, LAN/WAN, Network Operation Center, Network Alerting Systems
Full Time
Depends on Experience
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

Network Administrator

Astor & Sanders, an IT solutions provider located in Rockville, Maryland is currently seeking a Network Administrator to work in a government facility in New Carrollton, MD. The Candidate will support the Network Management Control Center in day to day operations and monitoring of the IRS network equipment availability and performance, respond to alerts and trouble tickets, administer and manage one or more tools for network operations and monitoring, and perform trouble shooting tasks.

Primary Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Managing the Network Alerting servers, configuration, and alerting infrastructure for automated incident and event notifications
  • Responsible for server and application maintenance including backups, failovers, upgrades, and patches.
  • Recommend improvement of the Network Alerting infrastructure



  • Experience in managing and maintaining a Network Alerting system that generates and distributes voice messages to a large user base
  • Experience working in a Network Operation Center (NOC) environment, responding to trouble tickets and alerts for LAN and WAN environments.
  • At least 2 years’ experience working with a Network Alerting systems and software
  • Candidate must have the ability to work as part of an operations team and be able to support multiple tasks at the same time.
  • MS Server administration including software upgrades, hardware and software issue resolution and configuration. Security patching is required on a continual basis.
  • Disaster Recovery system implementation and testing

Optional, but desired:

  • Experience with Derdack Network Alerting
  • Experience supporting a large enterprise network, including LAN and WAN technologies based on Cisco hardware and platforms.
  • Expertise in networking concepts and equipment such as IPv4 and IPv6, MPLS, PLS and SIP, Routers, Switches, Load Balancers, Protocol analyzers, and probes.

Skills/Personal Qualities:

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
  • Flexible and adaptable to changing environment
  • Ability to interface with all levels of management
  • Ability to work on multiple tasks at the same time
  • Excellent time management, scheduling, and organizational skills
  • Ability to work independently or closely with other developers with minimal guidance

Education, Degrees, Certifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a technical subject.

Astor is a fast-growing, award-winning provider of IT solutions and services, and provides software engineering and development solutions using a variety of development tools, including host-based, web-based, and client-server applications. We offer a unique, stimulating, challenging, and fun environment that fosters individual growth and rewards performance.

Our goal is to provide highly qualified information technology services to our customers. We help our customers stay ahead of the curve, meeting challenges and needs of the progressive market.

Our competitive benefits package includes medical and dental coverage, 401k plan with employer contribution, paid holiday, vacation and sick leave, metro-check program, and tuition reimbursement. If you enjoy being a part of a chance to work with bright, highly motivated people dedicated to excellence, please apply today!

EEO/AA employer. Astor & Sanders Corporation (Astor) is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to race, ethnicity, color, national origin, sex/gender, pregnancy, religion, age, marital status, sexual orientation, military/veteran status, disability, genetic information/history or any other personal characteristic protected by law. Astor welcomes all individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.

Dice Id : 90910720
Position Id : 6121646
Originally Posted : 3 months ago
Have a Job? Post it

Similar Positions

Network Administrator
  • ALTEK Information Technology, Inc
  • Columbia, MD
Network Administrator
  • Robert Half Technology
  • Arlington, VA
Lead Network Engineer
  • Leidos
  • Baltimore, MD
Principal Network Monitoring Systems Engineer
  • NetVision Resources Inc.
  • Woodlawn, MD
Network Specialist
  • Y & L Consulting Inc.
  • Falls Church, VA
Network Engineer Specialist
  • Perspecta
  • Washington, DC
MId Level Network Specialist
  • Mansai Corporation
  • Woodlawn, MD
Network Administrator
  • Eliassen Group
  • West Mclean, VA
Network Engineer
  • Arnold & Porter
  • Washington D.c., DC
Network Systems Engineer
  • Apriva LLC
  • Fort Meade, MD
Network Security Engineer
  • G & S Technology Group
  • Washington, DC