We are seeking a professional, dependable, self motivated Jr. Network Engineer to provide on site support to our client based out of Richmond, Virginia. This contracted position will be performing network analysis and repair, development and maintenance work, and a variety of network support tasks. The ideal candidate would be an excellent communicator, have excellent organization and planning skills, and be able to work efficiently under pressure.
Responds to network outages and trouble calls
Works with l staff to assess, diagnose, mitigate, and resolve connectivity issues within the building LAN by reviewing network documentation, observing reported symptoms, and tracing physical connections.
During the troubleshooting process must be prepared to temporarily rewire network infrastructure, physically replace bad equipment, and open support calls with specific manufactures and vendors. Installs, configures documents, maintains, upgrades, and troubleshoots network switches and routers and other network devices.
Maintains network documentation including updating Visio network diagrams, logging of network changes, tracking inventory of network equipment and IP addresses.
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) certification or higher required
Certifications in other networking technologies including switching and routing, network security, physical wiring, and network design are preferred.
Must have at least two years of experience installing, configuring, maintaining, and troubleshooting Cisco switches, routers, firewalls, and other LAN / WAN equipment.
Must have a working knowledge of network diagnostic testers and some experience with Fluke OneTouch is preferred.
Must have familiarity with CAT 5E wiring standards and previous network wiring experience.
Knowledge of wireless network design and concepts is required.
Must have the ability to provide part specifications for generation of quotes for network wiring installation.
Must have a working knowledge of Microsoft Visio and the ability to learn other similar applications used for network documentation.
Must have the personality and ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with staff, employees and other customers.
Must be adaptable to changing priorities and able to simultaneously handle multiple assignments within deadlines.
Must be able to move objects and lifting (up to 10 lbs.); work requires sitting, stooping, kneeling, reaching, pulling, and repetitive motions.
Must have reliable transportation and a good driving record as this position will be using their personal vehicle to drive to multiple client sites throughout the Richmond area.
**Please no Third Parties or Agencies. Visa sponsorship is NOT available for this role.**
Electronic Systems, Inc. is a premier supplier and service provider of comprehensive office technology. We are committed to providing remarkable innovative solutions to our customers and for our employees, extensive training and development. We are passionate about building a team of highly qualified, customer focused individuals who contribute enthusiastically to our corporate culture and our company's success. With the competitive salary and benefits offered at ESI you build more than a career, you can build a future.
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