Network Engineer

Our team seeks a knowledgeable, talented, and passionate Network Engineer to design, implement, maintain, internal and client network infrastructures.  You will be part of an engineering team that is responsible for designing and developing scalable, secure, and highly available network architectures that innovate business objectives and meet client SLAs.

Local commutable candidates to the Lehigh Valley, PA Only

No 3rd party applications

 

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Design, develop, implement, and maintain network infrastructures

  • Determine network bandwidth needs and recommend measures to meet requirements

  • Conduct network modeling and analysis to construct a reliable, high-performance integrated networks

  • Configure and install various network devices and services (e.g., routers, switches, firewalls, load balancers, VPN, QoS)

  • Monitor network performance and tune for maximum availability and reliability

  • Perform network maintenance and system upgrades including service packs, patches, hot fixes and security configurations

  • Maintaining and administering computer networks and related computing environments including systems software, applications software, hardware, and configurations.

  • Performing disaster recovery operations and data backups as required.

  • Protect data, software, and hardware by coordinating, planning and implementing network security measures.

  • Monitor proactively for system resource utilization, trending, and capacity planning

  • Provide Level-2/3 support and troubleshooting to resolve issues

  • Select and implement security tools, policies, and procedures in conjunction with the company’s security team

  • Troubleshooting, diagnosing and resolving hardware, software, and other network and system problems.

 

 

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Proven hands-on network engineering experience

  • Deep understanding of networking protocols (e.g., IPSEC, HSRP, BGP, OSPF, 802.11, QoS)

  • Solid understanding of the OSI or TCP/IP model

  • Hands-on experience with monitoring, network diagnostic and network analytics tools

  • Strong understanding of network infrastructure and network hardware.

  • Ability to think through problems and visualize solutions.

  • Ability to implement, administer, and troubleshoot network infrastructure devices, including wireless access points, firewall, routers, switches, controllers.

  • Create accurate network diagrams and documentation for design and planning network communication systems.

  • Provide specific detailed information for hardware and software selection.

  • Ability to quickly learn new or unfamiliar technology and products using documentation and internet resources.

  • Ability to work with all levels of staff within and outside of IT and outside the organization.

  • A self-starter able to work independently but comfortable working in a team environment.

  • Possess excellent analytical and problem-solving skills

  • Work well independently and in team settings

  • Previous experience in IT, security or systems support, or network administrator positions preferred

  • Additional certifications preferred, such as

    • Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) or Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)

    • Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) or Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA)

    • CompTIA Network+

  • Retain familiarity with various network types including LANs, WANs, WLANs, SANs, and VoIP networks

  • Increase job knowledge through continuing education and professional development opportunities, attend conferences, and read professional industry publications

 

 

COMPANY BENEFITS:

  • Company 401k with a 100% match on the first 6% of contributions

  • Salary increases based on job performance, ability to handle increasing levels of responsibility, completion of relevant manufacturer certifications and overall state of the company

  • Unlimited vacation / paid time off (subject to company policy)

  • Flexible scheduling for work/life balance

  • Medical, Dental & Vision Benefits

  • Formalized professional development plan designed to help you achieve your professional goals

  • Increase job knowledge through continuing education and professional development opportunities, attend conferences, and read professional industry publications

If interested in applying for this position, please select the “APPLY” button below or send an e-mail to jobs@twgsecurity.com with a current resume and contact information. Please enter the role you are interested in as the subject line.

Scott McKenna