Network Administrator in Minneapolis, MN at Consultis

Date Posted: 6/26/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

This Network Administrator works with other members of the IT Department to support all aspects of the Network Infrastructure. A successful candidate will have experience working with network infrastructure devices and protocols, and a proven ability to design, deploy, and maintain solutions supporting high-availability network infrastructures. Candidates must be highly motivated and will be required to respond to and provide resolutions to problems on a timely basis. This position involves the planning, configuring, managing, monitoring, and troubleshooting of a variety of network systems.

Working as part of a team you may be required to perform these tasks on: switches, routers, load balancers, firewalls, intrusion detection systems, IP telephony systems, wireless network devices, VPN devices, and other supporting LAN/WAN infrastructure components. Candidates with extensive experience designing, maintain, and supporting IT infrastructure are highly encouraged to apply.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • At least 5 years of experience and/or industry certifications/degree such as:
    • Cisco-CCNP/CCIE
    • F5-CA/CTS/CSE
    • Arista-ACE/ALE/APE
    • CompTIA-Network+/Security+
    • Wireshark-WCNA
    • A.S./A.A.S in Information Technology, Network Administration, Computer Science, or related field; Bachelor’s degree preferred
  • 24/7 availability as part of an on-call rotation
  • Valid U.S. driver’s license
  • Acceptable background investigation report
  • Ability to pass criminal background, drug screening, and credit checks
  • U.S. citizen

Preferred Skills in One or More Areas:

  • Cisco routing, including experience with dynamic routing protocols (BGP, EIGRP, OSPF)
  • Cisco switching, including an understanding of VLANs, trunking, and spanning-tree
  • Building and supporting Cisco ASA and/or Palo Alto firewalls
  • Cisco voice network solutions including: Call Manager, Unity, and Jabber
  • Support and troubleshoot wireless network technologies (Cisco and Aruba preferred)
  • Troubleshooting connection issues on data circuits (T1, T3, Metro Ethernet)
  • Using network monitoring tools to identify and respond to network related problems
  • HP or Arista switching
  • Experience deploying or supporting F5 load balancing solutions (LTM/DNS)
  • Support of remote access VPN solutions
  • Experience working with various IDS/IPS platforms
  • Support of Cisco ACS or ISE authentication systems
  • Knowledge and capability with Wireshark for packet capturing and analysis