Bering Straits Native Corporation Networking Administrator in Washington, District Of Columbia
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Bering Global Solutions, a subsidiary of Bering Straits Native Corporation is currently seeking a qualified Networking Administrator for a federal client in Washington, DC. The ideal candidate will provide day-to-day operational services supporting switches, routers, firewalls, VPN devices, and other LAN/WAN infrastructure components that directly support the government customer. The successful candidate must be able to operate in an enterprise setting, with collaborative and communications skills to support staff managing the enterprise IT environment.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
Assisting in the planning, implementing, designing, and supporting changes to the mission-critical voice, video and data network.
Ensure integration and interoperability of network technologies.
Assist in the design and implementation of data center and infrastructure migration.
Ensure quick response to information assurance notifications.
Operations and maintenance of remote access and LAN/WAN software and hardware.
Use network monitoring tools to optimize, improve, expand, upgrade and network capabilities and connectivity as required.
Review system logs to determine usage levels, bandwidth, performance, and security of systems.
Assist with the installation of new hardware and software making sure that all components interface correctly with each other and the network.
Contacting manufacturer/vendor for warranty repair or replacement.
QUALIFICATIONS - EXPERIENCE, EDUCATION AND CERTIFICATION
Required (Minimum) Qualifications
Fundamental knowledge / experience in the following: For this position we are seeking an eager and motivated Administrator who has hands on experience with Firewalls / Routers / Switch / WAN optimizer / Load balancer
1+ years of networking experience on an enterprise level
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Other Characteristics
Fundamental knowledge / experience in the following:
VPN / Remote Access Technologies
Network Monitoring Tools
- Comptia Network+
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Essential and marginal functions may require maintaining physical condition necessary for bending, stooping, sitting, walking or standing for prolonged periods of time; most of time is spent sitting in a comfortable position with frequent opportunity to move about.
Work Environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be borne by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
Job is performed in an office setting with exposure to computer screens and requires extensive use of a computer, keyboard, mouse and multi-line telephone system. The work described herein is primarily a modern office setting. Occasional travel may be required.
SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES .
- No supervisory responsibilities.
ADDITIONAL QUALIFYING FACTORS
As a condition of employment, may be required to pass a pre-employment drug screening, as well as have acceptable reference and background check results to obtain access to military base. Must have reliable transportation to/from work a necessity and must be able to obtain access to military installations.
Shareholder Preference. BSNC gives hiring, promotion, training and retention preference to BSNC shareholders, BSNC shareholder descendants and BSNC shareholder spouses, in that order.
Bering Straits Native Corporation is an Equal Opportunity/ AA/ Male/ Female/ Disability/ Vets employer.
We participate in the E-Verify Employment Verification Program. We are a drug free workplace.
Requisition ID: 2995