Network Administrator

Full Time posted 4 months ago

Job Description

INDUSTRY: IT

SUMMARY:
Merit Services is seeking a Systems Analyst to join our client’s dynamic team in Kamloops. As a Network Administrator, your role will involve the crucial tasks of maintaining the efficient and secure functioning of our company’s network, deploying successful network solutions, and delivering technical assistance to end users. This opportunity allows you to demonstrate your technical skills, problem-solving abilities, and commitment to enhancing network efficiency in an exciting manner.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

    • Plan, execute, and upkeep the network system of our organization. This involves managing routers, switches, firewalls, and various other networking elements.
    • A smart paraphrase of the text could be: Continuously monitor the performance of the network, detecting and addressing problems to guarantee seamless connectivity and the highest possible network speed.
    • Smartly integrate security measures such as firewalls and encryption to safeguard our network against unauthorized entry and potential risks.
    • Perform periodic evaluations of the network to identify areas that need improvement and execute the required upgrades or enhancements.
    • Give technical assistance to users in solving network problems promptly.
    • Work together with IT teams to enforce network policies, standards, and procedures in order to achieve consistent and dependable network functionality.
    • Ensure that network documentation is up-to-date and comprehensive, encompassing network diagrams, configurations, and inventory records.
    • Stay informed about the latest developments in the industry and new technologies, suggesting creative network solutions to promote ongoing improvement.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a closely related discipline is required.
  • Demonstrated expertise in the position of a Network Administrator or a similar role, encompassing the management and upkeep of network infrastructure.
  • This text emphasizes the importance of having expertise in various aspects of network administration, such as LAN/WAN, TCP/IP, VPN, routing, and switching.
  • Smartly utilize knowledge of network monitoring tools and protocols to detect and resolve network problems in a proactive manner.
  • A strong understanding of network security best practices and technologies is essential, including firewalls, intrusion detection/prevention systems (IDS/IPS), and the implementation of network segmentation.
  • It is desirable to have a good understanding of network protocols, standards, and industry certifications (such as CCNA and CCNP).
  • Outstanding problem-solving abilities, including the capability to analyze and resolve intricate network-related problems.
  • The person possesses excellent communication and interpersonal abilities, demonstrating the capacity to collaborate efficiently with a variety of individuals involved.

BENEFITS:

 

  • Attractive compensation commensurate with the level of expertise and credentials.
  • An extensive package of health and dental benefits.
  • A retirement savings program in which employers make contributions.
  • Vacation with pay and time off for personal reasons.
  • There are various chances for advancing professionally and progressing within the organization.
  • An environment that encourages collaboration and inclusivity in work.

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