Network Field Engineer (80%-90% Travel Required)

Networking, IDS/IPS, Meraki, Vulnerability Assessments
Contract W2, 6 Months
$25 - $32
Travel required to 75%.

Job Description

Position: Network Field Engineer (80%-90% Travel Required)

Type: Long-term contract w/ potential to hire

Location: Based out of Austin, TX

Job Description & Responsibilities:
This position will balance time working with Engineering Leadership, Project Managers, and directly with clients. The role is responsible for system design, installation and complex problem solving of a diverse collection of client hardware and software solutions. As such, this role requires experience or expertise in a wide range of technology solutions and platforms. This position will work out of the Austin office and requires travel.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Active participation in the roll out and remediation of Windows-based environments.
  • Support installation, configuration, and troubleshooting of WAN/LAN network deployments: switches, routers, firewalls, and security.
  • Implement various Microsoft technologies as needed, such as Windows Server, Active Directory, SQL, and any other Microsoft core business applications
  • Produce and update technical documentation and diagrams supporting Engineering and Operations teams as part of project deliverables
  • Able to communicate accurate and timely project status updates to stakeholders
  • Demonstrate technical expertise to the client and provide cross-training to internal resources
  • Provide timely communication to clients during high-stress incidents, notifying them of impending changes or agreed-upon service impacts
  • Participate in the change management process

 ADDITIONAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Travel up to 80-90%
  • Responsible for entering time daily and expenses as they occur
  • Demonstrated capability of quickly learning new technologies required for accomplishing project goals.
  • Ability to work well independently or as part of a project team
  • Demonstrate appropriate sense of urgency working in a production environment, ensuring exceptional customer service
  • Develop in-depth knowledge of our service offerings and how they relate to client needs
  • Coordinate third party labor (remote hands) ensuring completion and quality control
  • Ability to successfully analyze and resolve complex issues with an emphasis on client satisfaction
  • Excellent written and oral communications skills
  • Capable of supporting multiple tasks in a high-pressure environment maintaining a professional demeanor

Skills & Qualifications:
The ideal candidate will have a diverse background in the following areas:

  • Field Networking
  • Desktop Imaging, Desktop Upgrade Support
  • Azure and/or Active Directory Server (Basic understanding of AD/DNS/DHCP/ Domain/ Printer Server)

 REQUIRED SKILLS:

  • A minimum of 5 years of experience implementing networking, server, and Business Application solutions.
  • Strong troubleshooting skills regarding systems, network, and storage-based concepts. The ideal engineer can quickly identify and resolve problems with minimal supervision.
  • Must have experience with Cisco Meraki switches, routers, firewalls, and security.
  • LAN troubleshooting and configuration experience Layer 2, Layer 3
  • Knowledge of networking protocols and components including TCP/IP, DNS, DHCP, etc.
  • Scripting experience PowerShell, Batch, Bash, Python
  • Work with Group Policies including supporting software deployment via Group Policies.
  • Knowledge and experience with Office 365 platforms
  • Knowledge of small scale and enterprise Microsoft Active Directory Domains Including all functions within: Global Catalog, DNS, FRS, DFSR, Multi-Site Sites & Services
  • Proven ability to successfully analyze and perform problem resolution with an emphasis on client satisfaction.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills, especially when dealing with clients.

 DESIRED CERTIFICATIONS:

  • Microsoft Certification
  • Cisco Certification
  • Meraki Certification
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, Management Information Systems, or related field
Dice Id : 10123553
Position Id : 6747494
Originally Posted : 6 months ago
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