City
Anchorage

State
AK

Job Type
Full-Time Regular

 

The Systems Engineer will maintain optimal performance of the Company's IP-based voice and data products and associated systems, to include supporting and administering routers, switches, servers, and related technologies; and monitoring, analyzing and correcting performance, as necessary, to ensure compliance with service level agreements.


Able to work independently in the following areas:

  • Install new hardware, systems, and software for network and system infrastructure.
  • Install, configure, and maintain network services, equipment and devices for core and/or customer solutions.
  • Support administration of servers and server clusters. Manage all system backups and restoration protocols.
  • Plan and support network and computing infrastructure.
  • Perform troubleshooting analysis of network and system infrastructure and associated systems . Document network problems and their resolutions for future reference.
  • Monitor system performance and implement performance tuning. Manage user accounts, permissions, email, anti-virus, anti-spam. Oversee software and network security.
  • Provide training instruction on platforms, equipment and related applications. Perform other duties as assigned.
  • Direct and coordinate the efforts of lower-level Engineers within the workgroup.

Position Qualifications:

5+ years of experience leading to the ability to be a Subject Matter Expert in the following areas:

  • Information processing principles, practices and demonstrated ingenuity in performing troubleshooting and root cause analysis of complex cross-functional problems.
  • Fundamental IP, routing and switching concepts.
  • System administration.
  • Familiarity with a broad cross section of IP based systems and networking technologies.
  • Ordering, provisioning, turn up and troubleshooting of telecommunications circuits from CPE access lines to enterprise and core class lines (Metro-E, DS-3, OC-x etc.)
  • Theoretical knowledge and extensive. hands on experience configuring, troubleshooting, optimizing and managing a relevant mix of following software, hardware, protocols and technologies:
  1. Core and enterprise-class routers, switches, network security appliances, WAN accelerators, and intelligent port aggregators and taps.
  2. Access technologies, including dial, xDSL, TDM and carrier Ethernet.
  3. Switching
  4. Routing
  5. MPLS
  6. VPN and firewall technologies
  7. Wireless data network technologies and infrastructure
  8. Network services and user management applications (i.e. DNS, LDAP, email, RADIUS, etc.).
  • Extensive experience with scripting and automating execution of configuration and data collection tasks, utilizing tools (Exped, RANCID, SNMP, etc.), shells (Bourne, bash, korn, etc.), and languages (Perl, PHP, Python, etc.).
  • CCNA or equivalent

Desired (not required)

  • Previous experience in Carrier and Service Provider organizations is strongly preferred.
  • CCIE, JNCIE, CISSP, CCNP or equivalent network and or system certification.


Job ID EB-1960777723 / Posted Posted 1 Month ago
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