Affinity is looking for a Senior System Engineer with a focus on Network and Network Security to join our client’s team providing consulting and services to their clients. If you are looking for your next opportunity – this is your next stop.
- Provide senior technical support for all server infrastructure components (hardware, software, OS, firmware, network, cloud infrastructure)
- Consult with users and evaluate requirements, recommend designs, provide cost analysis, plan projects, and coordinate tasks for projects
- Recommend network solutions for short, medium and long-range network projects
- Work with teammates to design and implement complex solutions
- Installation, configuration, maintenance and upgrades of servers and network solutions, with a focus on utilizing technology to achieve business objectives
- Perform incidents root cause analysis and identify work around or fix
- With experience and knowledge of routing and switching, you will need to install, maintain, and configure networks.
- Assess network performance to ensure that the needs of the business are met. Make recommendations for network planning and upgrades on systems.
Specific Qualifications or Experience Required:
- 5 + years proven experience in IT/ Infrastructure administration
- Worked in a similar environment - large infrastructure environment
- Server administration for Physical, Virtual and Cloud
- Office 365 and Active Directory maintenance and administration
- Experience working with virtualised platforms (VMWare) and Microsoft environments
- Ideally exposure to cloud environments
- Experience in server and storage administration, with an understanding of storage fundamentals (netapp experience is an advantage)
- Passionate about technology and software
- Demonstrated ability to provide exceptional client support
- Experience with a wide range of HP/Cisco/Aruba routers & switches
- Proven network troubleshooting skills at engineering level
- Routing & Switching skills with (BGP, OSPF, RIP, PVST, HSRP, etc.)
- VPN, IDS/IPS, Firewall experience
Affinity is a full-service Information Technology agency that takes a unique approach to recruiting. We believe recruiting is about creating long-term relationships that foster a mutually beneficial partnership - an affinity. Bringing a new style of recruiting founded on four core principles – Transparency – Flexibility – Efficiency – Agility.
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