Information Technology (IT)
The Network Engineer is responsible for installation, layout and maintenance of all network components. Plan, design, analyze and provide technical support for the network. He/she will conduct research and evaluate the networks technologies and recommend improvement ideas. The Network Engineer will be responsible for installing all updated software to company computers. He /she may be responsible for customizing the network to the company's needs by connecting the necessary hardware and software to the network. The Network Engineer is responsible to setting up new employee computers and ensuring they have a user name and password. He/she is also responsible for maintaining GWS sites and ensuring all data is current and accurate. The Network Engineer will be responsible for issuing all building access cards for employees. The Network Engineer also will be responsible for all IT related hardware and software implementation, design and deployments including phone systems/PBX (Mitel). The Network Engineer will be responsible for trouble tickets and desktop support.
Primary duties and responsibilities (but not limited to):
Installing, supporting and maintaining server hardware and software infrastructure.
IIS, FTP and SQL query experience
Maintenance and Configuration of Firewall/Switches
Experience with AWS EC2 set up and configuration, Web sites and FTP sites
Manage email server for field employees
Set up new SQL user accounts, permissions and passwords. Maintain DB of all accounts and security.
Monitor network usage and security with Firewall tools and report user activity.
Ensure the most cost effective and efficient use of servers and resources.
Suggest IT solutions to operational problems.
Ensure all IT equipment complies with industry standards.
Analyze and resolve faults where system is compromised or proactively work to prevent data loss and external/internal attacks
Undertake the routine preventative measures and implementing, maintaining, and monitoring network security.
Manage the website and keep internal networks running with zero downtown of the network.
Monitor physical and hardware security to prevent theft and system loss.
Interface directly with the help desk ticket system to resolve desktop user issues and document resolution.
Collaborate with various managers to improve existing processes, increase automation and meet product development goals.
Support daily operations, monitoring of multiple databases, user accounts, file permissions.
Support daily operations of FTP/HTTP file transfer for clients and internal users.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.
Network and Server Administration
NO Security Clearance
Education and experience requirements:
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, related field or a combination of education and experience.
Microsoft Certified System Engineer (MCSE); Microsoft Certified System Administrator (MCSA); Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA), working knowledge with Cisco Smart appliance like Meraki and Dell switches.
Minimum of 5 years’ experience as a Network Engineer or Network Administrator.
Attention to detail, good organizational skills, and excellent interpersonal skills and a team player
Excellent oral and written communication skills.
Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Windows Servers with SQL/IIS/FTP/WebDAV.
Excellent knowledge of IDS/IPS
Excellent knowledge of Windows Operating Systems
Excellent knowledge of Mitel PBX systems, POTS and PRI’s.
Excellent knowledge of maintaining a wireless network.
Excellent knowledge of UNIX/Linux systems.
Excellent knowledge of Big data, ETL, large SQL DB
Must be willing to comply with GWS’s drug testing policy.
Global Wireless Solutions, Inc. (GWS) is the leading independent benchmarking solutions vendor for the wireless industry.
Since 1996, GWS’ wireless experts have driven millions of miles across thousands of market drive tests to provide unique benchmarking solutions to some of the largest wireless carriers and equipment manufacturers worldwide. GWS offers unmatched solutions for network benchmarking, analysis and testing.