Network Engineer

Job Title: Network Engineer
Type: Contract Assignment
Duration: one year

Start Date: asap
Location: Remote to start

Purpose of Position
Responsible for management and maintenance of the Company’s LAN/WAN environment and computer systems. Participate in the daily upkeep and administration of the Company’s network infrastructure.

Design, plan, implement and maintain the Company’s network infrastructure and architecture.

Essential Duties

  • Provides on-going management, design, planning, and maintenance of the network infrastructure.
  • Develops and manages any related/required infrastructure documentation.
  • Participates in the change management meetings for projects related to the infrastructure.
  • Advises on and helps design new build outs and refreshes of the infrastructure.
  • Develops and conducts testing procedures for new infrastructure projects as required.
  • Conducts assessments of the infrastructure as needed.
  • Responsible for recommending and implementing IP and load balancing best practices.
  • Work together with technical leads to support and implement the business needs.
  • Performs weekly status reporting.
  • 24/7 monitoring of network and security infrastructure.
  • Responsible for helping identify opportunities to reduce or eliminate downtime.
  • Through on-going activities, helps mitigate consequences of downtime (revenue, legal exposure) to the enterprise network.
  • Helps to reduce productivity loss for the IP Infrastructure.
  • Enhances skill sets and experience of IP Architectural & Design.
  • Provisions devices and connects those devices to the infrastructure based on company procedures.
  • Design and Implementation services for IP Layer 4-7 load balancing systems.
  • Supports and implements VPN/Remote Access solutions.
  • Supports and maintains firewall devices, performs log analysis and reporting.


Technical skills

  • Microsoft Office (intermediate)
  • Windows/Linux OS (proficient)
  • Web Filtering (intermediate)
  • Load balancing (proficient)
  • TCP/IP (advanced)
  • Firewall/router/switch management (advanced)
  • Decommission/cutovers/migration experience is a plus