JOB DESCRIPTION

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NETWORK ENGINEER – SN005NE-JD

About Us

StrataNorth is a young Boston-based IT advisory consultancy with a passion for providing the best outcomes for our customers. We help businesses of all sizes, from startups to large enterprises, who understand that having the right strategy, technological footprint, secured environments, and a focus on customer-centricity is directly tied to their ability to stabilize, scale, and sustain their growth. Our consultants utilize a comprehensive, in-depth and analytical approach to deliver successful outcomes that help our customers make smarter business decisions. We deliver exceptional world-class service with solutions tailored to our customer’s business. We are committed to being solution agnostic, thereby allowing us to consider a wide range of solutions to provide outcomes that truly meet our customer’s business needs.

Vision Statement

“Create innovative solutions that empower every organization to deliver on their promises.”

 

Mission Statement 

“To deliver strategic advisory services of unmatched quality by continuously being inspired by change, doing all that we do with integrity, and driving excellence in our execution.”

About the Role

The job description should explain what the position does daily. Explain how the position contributes to the overall mission of the company. The job description will change with each job description you write, but the description of the company’s mission should be consistent. You can write a skeleton description that’s easy to fill in based on the specific job in your job description template.

 

Role Benefits

  • Work where and how you want with flexible hours
  • Mentorship program for skill enhancement and career growth for your portfolio
  • The ability to provide your experience and skills to drive the overall company growth and success
  • Be a part of an exciting young IT Advisory startup

Responsibilities

  • Maintaining and administering computer networks and related computing environments including systems software, applications software, hardware, and configurations.
  • Performing disaster recovery operations and data backups when required.
  • Protecting data, software, and hardware by coordinating, planning, and implementing network security measures.
  • Troubleshooting, diagnosing, and resolving hardware, software, and other network and system problems.
  • Replacing faulty network hardware components when required.
  • Maintaining, configuring, and monitoring virus protection software and email applications.
  • Monitoring network performance to determine if adjustments need to be made.
  • Conferring with network users about solving existing system problems.
  • Operating master consoles to monitor the performance of networks and computer systems.
  • Coordinating computer network access and use.

Candidate Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in information technology related field of study with a network engineering focus.
  • Strong understanding of network infrastructure and network hardware.
  • Ability to think through problems and visualize solutions.
  • Ability to implement, administer, and troubleshoot network infrastructure devices, including wireless access points, firewall, routers, switches, controllers.
  • Knowledge of application transport and network infrastructure protocols.
  • Ability to create accurate network diagrams and documentation for design and planning network communication systems.
  • Provides specific detailed information for hardware and software selection.
  • Ability to quickly learn new or unfamiliar technology and products using documentation and internet resources.
  • Ability to work with all levels of staff within and outside of IT and outside the organization.
  • A self-starter able to work independently but comfortable working in a team environment.
  • Good analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Dependable and flexible when necessary.
  • Network security experience.
  • LAN and WAN experience.
  • Comprehensive understanding of network services and networks such as TCP/IP, OSPF and EIGRP
  • In-depth understanding and practical knowledge of networking systems such as LAN, firewalls, routers and printers
  • Ability to analyze and evaluate networks, identify issues and provide solutions to ensure networks are operating efficiently
  • Ability to design, implement and troubleshoot Wi-Fi and security infrastructure
  • Time management
  • Ability to manage several projects simultaneously from design to implementation

Location & Commitments

This role is 100% fully remote, flexible hours (negotiable) and part-time role (estimate ~10 hours/week).

Compensation Guidelines

Salary range $50K-$65K (pending experience).

Additional Duties

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required of the employee, contractor, or freelancer for this role. Duties, responsibilities, and activities will be reviewed periodically as duties and responsibilities change with business necessities. Essential and marginal job functions are subject to modification.

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