Information Technology

Employment TYPE

Contract

LOCATION

Columbia, South Carolina

DATE POSTED

April 11, 2019

INDUSTRY

Information Technology

POSITION(S)

1

SALARY

Negotiable

Job# J476

Network Technician - Advanced

About The Opportunity

Job Description

  • SCOPE OF THE PROJECT: SERVES AS NETWORK DESIGN AND PLANNING ANALYST FOR DEPARTMENT OF ADMINISTRATION/OTIS/DTO/NETWORK SERVICES/NETWORK INTEGRATION. PROVIDES SUPPORT TO STATE AGENCIES, INSTITUTIONS AND VENDORS IN THE DESIGN OF VOICE, VIDEO AND DATA SERVICES. CONSULTS WITH STATE AGENCIES TO MAKE RECOMMENDATIONS FOR THE DESIGN OF VOICE, VIDEO AND DATA NETWORKS. PROVIDES QUOTES FOR EQUIPMENT, DETAILED SUPPORTING NETWORK DIAGRAMS AND ENSURES ACCURATE BILLING OF SERVICES. DETERMINES THE NEED FOR BANDWIDTH, SERVICE CHANGES AND UPGRADES. UTILIZES DTO AND VENDOR PROVIDED TOOLS. COORDINATES IMPLEMENTATION OF NETWORK PROJECTS THROUGH EQUIPMENT AND SERVICE ORDERS, FIELD INSPECTIONS AND AGENCY REPORTS. WORKS WITH OTHER OTIS UNITS TO COORDINATE ACTIVITIES. ASSISTS WITH THE MAINTENANCE OF HARDWARE AND SOFTWARE INVENTORY OF NETWORK DEVICES. PERFORMS ANNUAL MAINTENANCE PROCUREMENT FOR NETWORK INTEGRATION. VERIFIES ACCURATE BILLING OF SERVICES. MUST OBTAIN AND MAINTAIN SECURITY CERTIFICATIONS FOR HIPPA, FTI AND CJIS.
  • DAILY DUTIES / RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • PROVIDES SUPPORT TO STATE AGENCIES, INSTITUTIONS AND VENDORS IN THE DESIGN OF VOICE, VIDEO AND DATA SERVICES. CONSULTS WITH STATE AGENCIES TO MAKE RECOMMENDATIONS FOR THE DESIGN OF VOICE, VIDEO AND DATA NETWORKS. PROVIDES QUOTES FOR EQUIPMENT, DETAILED SUPPORTING NETWORK DIAGRAMS AND ENSURES ACCURATE BILLING OF SERVICES. DETERMINES THE NEED FOR BANDWIDTH, SERVICE CHANGES AND UPGRADES. UTILIZES DTO AND VENDOR PROVIDED TOOLS. COORDINATES IMPLEMENTATION OF NETWORK PROJECTS THROUGH EQUIPMENT AND SERVICE ORDERS, FIELD INSPECTIONS AND AGENCY REPORTS. WORKS WITH OTHER OTIS UNITS TO COORDINATE ACTIVITIES. ASSISTS WITH THE MAINTENANCE OF HARDWARE AND SOFTWARE INVENTORY OF NETWORK DEVICES. PERFORMS ANNUAL MAINTENANCE PROCUREMENT FOR NETWORK INTEGRATION. VERIFIES ACCURATE BILLING OF SERVICES.

Required Skills

  • AT LEAST TWO (2) YEARS OF RELEVANT EXPERIENCE WORKING IN A LARGE, COMPLEX NETWORK ENVIRONMENT.
  • KNOWLEDGE OF LAN, WAN AND MAN DESIGN
  • KNOWLEDGE OF DATA TRANSPORT SUCH AS MPLS AND METRO ETHERNET
  • KNOWLEDGE OF TCP/IP
  • KNOWLEDGE OF VLANS, 802.1Q TRUNKING
  • KNOWLEDGE OF VOIP DESIGN AND SUPPORT
  • KNOWLEDGE OF WIRELESS NETWORKING
  • KNOWLEDGE OF NETWORK MONITORING TOOLS SUCH AS SOLARWINDS
  • KNOWLEDGE OF SECURITY STANDARDS SUCH AS THOSE PUBLISHED BY NIST
  • KNOWLEDGE OF COMPLIANCE REQUIREMENTS SUCH AS PCI AND HIPPA
  • SKILLED IN WORKING ON LARGE, COMPLEX NETWORKS WITH MORE THAN 150 ROUTERS/SWITCHES/ENCRYPTION DEVICES
  • SKILLED IN MANAGING MULTIPLE PROJECTS AT THE SAME TIME.
  • SKILLED IS USING MICROSOFT OFFICE APPLICATIONS INCLUDING WORD, EXCEL AND VISIO.
  • ABILITY TO COMMUNICATE EFFECTIVELY UTILIZING BOTH VERBAL AND WRITTEN METHODS
  • ABILITY TO WORK MULTIPLE TASKS WITH COMPETING PRIORITIES.
  • REQUIRED EDUCATION/CERTIFICATIONS:
  • A BACHELOR’S DEGREE RELATED TO INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY. RELEVANT EXPERIENCE MAY BE SUBSTITUTED ON A YEAR-FOR-YEAR BASIS.
  • PREFERRED EDUCATION/CERTIFICATIONS:
  • CISCO CERTIFICATION (CCNA OR HIGHER)
  • Administrative Verbal Communication Skills Yes 1 Advanced Currently Using 2 - 4 Years
  • Administrative Written Communication Skills Yes 1 Advanced Currently Using 2 - 4 Years
  • Network Security Experience in projects involving PCI/NIST security implementations and/or audits. Yes 1 Advanced Currently Using 2 - 4 Years
  • Network Security HIPAA Security Yes 1 Advanced Currently Using 2 - 4 Years
  • Networking & Directories CISCO SWITCHES Yes 1 Advanced Currently Using 2 - 4 Years
  • Networking & Directories Local Area Network (LAN) Yes 1 Advanced Currently Using 2 - 4 Years
  • Networking & Directories VOIP Yes 1 Advanced Currently Using 2 - 4 Years

Duration

2 Months + Ext

Please Contact me to discuss the hiring process!

Sushil Singh

Sr. Executive Recruiter
Contact: (310) 929-8421 Ext: 107
Email: sushil.singh@staffactory.com

Hi! My name is Sushil Singh. Helping consultants with getting their desired job is what makes me feel alive. I build a unique relationship with each of my consultants and work on their profile as per their needs. I believe that my consultants are my assets and this motivates me to serve them in an even better manner. Hence, I work towards the success of every consultant I work with.