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Networking Engineer (157 views)

Lawrenceville, GA (Onsite)
August 23, 2022

*****Direct Client Requirement*****

Title                                    : Networking Engineer

Location                             : Lawrenceville, GA (Onsite)

Rate                                    : DOE /If your experience and skills match call us immediately for submission

Duration                             : 4 Months

Interview Type                  : Web Cam or In Person

Job Type                           : C2C,C2H,W2

Experience                        : 5 Years

Job Description               :

  • The Director of Networking and Telecommunications leads planning, projects, and technical operations for the College’s data networks, telecommunications systems, video surveillance systems, and access control systems.
  • Duties include installation, maintenance, monitoring and short and long-range planning for associated infrastructure to support mission critical activities.
  • The Director will manage campus network assets to achieve high availability, optimal performance, and security.
  • The Director will collaborate with partners inside and outside Information Technology on shared goals and services such as access control and video surveillance.
  • The Director will lead a dynamic, customer-oriented team and promote an inclusive, collaborative, and innovative work environment.

Essential Functions

  • Operational responsibility for fiber/copper management and logical and physical design of the campus network including routers, switches, firewalls, VLANs, IP space, Internet connectivity, and wireless networks.
  • Review and analyze networking and physical operations, including capacity planning, fault tolerance, performance, new and advanced technology, monitoring, environmental controls, and service levels; develop recommendations to improve performance, capacity, and security.
  • Develop and implement policies, procedures, documentation, technical KPIs, and SLAs for network and telecommunications services portfolio.
  • Develop a budget for lifecycle management and continuous network and infrastructure upgrades.
  • Ensure the provision of comprehensive, integrated, reliable, high-quality services for GGC in areas such as backbone and local area networking, network facilities and infrastructure, Internet access, high-performance networking, network security, remote access to campus IT services, and telecommunications.
  • Ensure compliance with USG IT handbook and other compliance standards that are in scope for this position.
  • Provide effective project leadership and ensure that team is providing responsive service and meeting established service level agreements for service incidents.
  • Ensure preparation for business continuity and disaster recovery with respect to campus network and telecommunications and establish on-call rotation schedule to provide 24/7 support for networks and telecommunications.
  • Manage relationships with vendors for quotes, maintenance renewals, etc.

Required Education

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field

Required Work Experience

  • 3 years’ experience in leadership and management roles including experience with supervision and performance management.
  • Demonstrated experience serving as a technical project leader.
  • Demonstrated progressively responsible experience in networking and telecommunications.


  • Master’s degree in a related field and 7 years of experience in leadership and management roles
  • Relevant certifications
  • Experience working in public higher education or the public sector
  • Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with demonstrated ability to translate technical terminology to clients.
  • Strong leadership skills with a high commitment to customer service. Must have a cooperative approach to leadership and management.
  • Ability to forge effective collaborations with a wide range of internal and external stakeholders.
  • Ability to facilitate productive meetings and work successfully in a team-oriented environment.
  • Strong managerial, organizational, analytic, and problem-solving skills.
  • Knowledge of network and telecommunication resources, services, and applications appropriate for a campus environment.
  • Ability to envision and implement exemplary applications of information technology to support network and telecommunication operations.
  • Knowledge of the acquisition, installation, maintenance, and management of networking, telecommunications, and computing equipment.
  • Outstanding reporting capabilities to enable powerful communication of complex network status and projects.
  • Ability to foster a work environment based on trust, respect, and competence.
  • Demonstrated commitment to use office standards for project management and service delivery.

Required / Desired Skills

  • Supervision/work management
    Required 5 Years
  • Project planning/tracking
    Required 5 Years
  • Ticketing experience – We use SolarWinds.
    Required 3 Years
  • Experience with LAN/WAN architecture
    Required 5 Years
  • Some experience with performance monitoring tools such as PRTG
    Required 5 Years
  • Experience managing DNS/DHCP
    Required 5 Years
  • Coordination of 24x7x365 on-call schedule
    Required 5 Years
  • Experience with Extreme access points
    Required 5 Years
  • Experience with Cisco/HP switches and Cisco ASA
    Required 5 Years
  • Experience with Palo Alto firewall and GlobalProtect VPN
    Required 5 Years
  • Experience implementing network segmentation
    Required 5 Years
  • Experience installing/troubleshooting security cameras
    Required 3 Years
  • Experience administering call manager and contact center (currently Sangoma and Cisco)
    Required 5 Years
  • Experience with network design (fiber runs, new construction)
    Required 5 Years
  • Experience with disaster recovery and business continuity planning
    Required 5 Years

******Referral Bonus Available: Refer your friends or colleagues, get referral bonus******




PH: 470-410-5245 EX  107/470-480-2412 EX 103 

Apply here or please send to resumes@sohanit.com 

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Position Keywords: SolarWinds, PRTG, DNS, DHCP, HP, Switches, Cisco, Cisco ASA, ASA, Palo Alto Firewall, Firewall, Palo Alto, VPN, Network Firewalls, Network, Networking, VLANs

Pay Rate: DOE /If your experience and skills match call us immediately for submission

Job Duration: 4 Months

% Travel Required: None

Job Posted by: Consulting Services

Job ID: 2022-4601

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