Network Engineer

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Job Description

Network Specialist / Administrator



6+ months. Remote possibililties.


  • Support, and lead when appropriate, the planning, implementation, improvement, modification, and replacement of network infrastructure components
  • Collaborate with IT management, project manager, IT Team Lead, and/or business leaders to implement network activities within defined timeframes
  • Perform research on network products, services, protocols, and standards in support of network procurement and development efforts
  • Identify, recommend, and remedy network performance issues as required
  • Perform network infrastructure security baseline configurations, vulnerability scans, and forensics
  • Monitor and analyze network performance of WANs, LANs, and wireless networks
  • Install and configure network equipment, including but not limited to routers, firewalls, switches, cabling, wireless access points, and UPSs
  • Support network penetration testing
  • Actively monitor systems and networks for potential intrusions using established tools and notify management of any breaches or concerns
  • Support and maintain security risk assessments and notify management of security
  • Monitor and analyze network performance including capacity planning to identify, recommend, and remedy current and future performance bottlenecks
  • vulnerabilities, recommend security controls, document findings, and implement remediation plans
  • Enforce all security policies, standards & practices
  • Participate in incident response plans to detect, respond to, and recover from security incidents
  • Other duties as assigned

Skills & Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in related field and/or at least 7 years equivalent work experience
  • Cisco CCNA and CompTIA Security +
  • Broad experience with Cisco technology administration
  • In depth experience with Fortinet technology administration
  • Extensive experience in network procedural document creation
  • Experience designing and delivering employee security awareness training
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities
  • Excellent verbal and written communication and presentation skills with the ability to present complex network and security issues to a variety of audiences
  • GIAC Certification and/or Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer: Security a plus

For 25 years, Millennium Consulting has been a leader in professional staffing. Today, Millennium caters to a diversified portfolio of market-leading customers. Since its establishment, Millennium has relentlessly focused on unwavering integrity while perfecting the recruitment of subject matter experts for complex, mission critical projects. Our approach remains unchanged: Sweeping analysis of our clients' staffing initiatives and organizational culture, combined with a personal approach to long-term relationship building to identify the most impactful talent.

Millennium Consulting, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to age, race, sex, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, disability, or veteran status.

Dice Id : newmill
Position Id : 13297
Originally Posted : 1 month ago
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