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Senior Network Engineer - 20000

WWF Washington, DC
Washington, DC 20037
  • Job Code
    113144075

Overview

The Senior Network Engineer is responsible for managing, supporting and maintaining of the WWF US LAN technical infrastructure. Performs general maintenance and upgrades of infrastructure equipment, hardware and software including firewalls, routers, switches, servers, SAN, VMware environment and more in HQ and DR site. Develop and implement best practices for support, perform routine maintenance, and proactively monitor systems for alerts. Works with the Corporate Security Officer and the Director of Network Services to develop a strategy to effectively manage technical infrastructure at WWF US Headquarters. Responsible for research, evaluation, and testing of new and emerging network technologies.



Responsibilities

  • Responsible for managing IT Network (LAN) systems.
  • Provides technical support and troubleshoots infrastructure equipment. Provides tier 3 support to end users when requested by other Network Services staff.
  • Maintains a security strategy to reduce the risk of a security breach. Responsible for updating and patching server operating systems, firewalls, switches, routers and other networking appliances and systems.
  • Supports Office 365 email and cloud products. Manages and maintains the voice network infrastructure and mobile device security.
  • Maintains and supports remote access solutions implemented at WWF US, including Citrix and VPN.
  • Documents all infrastructure systems, operating systems, and mission critical applications under the responsibility of Network Services. Document all proposed changes in the CM system and record appropriate migration and rollback steps, test approvals and system outages.
  • Maintains Disaster Recovery procedures to insure recovery of all identified systems, under the responsibilities of Network Services, in a declared disaster or a DR test.
  • Evaluate existing and new technologies for value and potential cost reduction.
  • May include a supervisor role to the Network Engineer.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
<br /><strong>Overview</strong><br /><br /> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 6pt;"><span style="font-family: calibri,sans-serif; font-size: 12pt;">The Senior Network Engineer is responsible for managing, supporting and maintaining of the WWF US LAN technical infrastructure. Performs general maintenance and upgrades of infrastructure equipment, hardware and software including firewalls, routers, switches, servers, SAN, VMware environment and more in HQ and DR site. Develop and implement best practices for support, perform routine maintenance, and proactively monitor systems for alerts. Works with the Corporate Security Officer and the Director of Network Services to develop a strategy to effectively manage technical infrastructure at WWF US Headquarters. Responsible for research, evaluation, and testing of new and emerging network technologies.</span></p> <br /><br /><strong>Responsibilities</strong><br /><br /> <ul> <li style="color: #000000;"><span style="font-family: calibri,sans-serif; font-size: 12pt;">Responsible for managing IT Network (LAN) systems.</span></li> <li style="color: #000000; font-family: 'Times New Roman',serif; font-size: 12pt;"><span style="font-family: calibri,sans-serif; font-size: 12pt;">Provides technical support and troubleshoots infrastructure equipment. Provides tier 3 support to end users when requested by other Network Services staff.</span></li> <li style="color: #000000; font-family: 'Times New Roman',serif; font-size: 12pt;"><span style="font-family: calibri,sans-serif; font-size: 12pt;">Maintains a security strategy to reduce the risk of a security breach. Responsible for updating and patching server operating systems, firewalls, switches, routers and other networking appliances and systems. </span></li> <li style="color: #000000; font-family: 'Times New Roman',serif; font-size: 12pt;"><span style="font-family: calibri,sans-serif; font-size: 12pt;">Supports Office 365 email and cloud products. Manages and maintains the voice network infrastructure and mobile device security.</span></li> <li style="color: #000000; font-family: 'Times New Roman',serif; font-size: 12pt;"><span style="font-family: calibri,sans-serif; font-size: 12pt;">Maintains and supports remote access solutions implemented at WWF US, including Citrix and VPN. </span></li> <li style="color: #000000; font-family: 'Times New Roman',serif; font-size: 12pt;"><span style="font-family: calibri,sans-serif; font-size: 12pt;">Documents all infrastructure systems, operating systems, and mission critical applications under the responsibility of Network Services. Document all proposed changes in the CM system and record appropriate migration and rollback steps, test approvals and system outages.</span></li> <li style="color: #000000; font-family: 'Times New Roman',serif; font-size: 12pt;"><span style="font-family: calibri,sans-serif; font-size: 12pt;">Maintains Disaster Recovery procedures to insure recovery of all identified systems, under the responsibilities of Network Services, in a declared disaster or a DR test.</span></li> <li style="color: #000000; font-family: 'Times New Roman',serif; font-size: 12pt;"><span style="font-family: calibri,sans-serif; font-size: 12pt;">Evaluate existing and new technologies for value and potential cost reduction.</span></li> <li style="color: #000000; font-family: 'Times New Roman',serif; font-size: 12pt;"><span style="font-family: calibri,sans-serif; font-size: 12pt;">May include a supervisor role to the Network Engineer. </span></li> <li style="color: black; font-family: 'Times New Roman',serif; font-size: 12pt;"><span style="color: black; font-family: calibri,sans-serif; font-size: 12pt;">Performs other duties as assigned.</span></li> </ul> <img src="https://analytics.click2apply.net/v/BwyaNWSXyQyDFpB2i7drX"> <br/><br/><br /><strong>Qualifications</strong><br /><br /> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: calibri,sans-serif;"><u><span style="font-size: 12pt;">Education/Experience:</span></u></span></p> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"> </p> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: calibri,sans-serif; font-size: 12pt;">-A Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience is required. </span></p> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: calibri,sans-serif; font-size: 12pt;">-Continuing education including certifications in some technologies is highly desirable. Requires a minimum of 5 years experience, (but 8 years are preferred) of related experience supporting computer networks. </span></p> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: calibri,sans-serif; font-size: 12pt;">-In depth experience supporting the following technologies: Firewalls, networking equipment (switches, routers), storage (SAN), virtual environment (VMWare), Servers, remote access technologies (Citrix, VPN), cable plant, backup solutions. Supervising experience, managing one or more specialists. Experience with Active Directory and Office 365.</span></p> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"> </p> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: calibri,sans-serif;"><u><span style="font-size: 12pt;">Skills and Abilities:</span></u></span></p> <ul> <li style="color: #000000;"><span style="font-family: calibri,sans-serif; font-size: 12pt;">Strategic and business skills along with strong technical skills</span></li> <li style="color: #000000; font-family: 'Times New Roman',serif; font-size: 12pt;"><span style="font-family: calibri,sans-serif; font-size: 12pt;">Background in scripting (Powershell)</span></li> <li style="color: #000000; font-family: 'Times New Roman',serif; font-size: 12pt;"><span style="font-family: calibri,sans-serif; font-size: 12pt;">Strong verbal and written communication skills</span></li> <li style="color: #000000; font-family: 'Times New Roman',serif; font-size: 12pt;"><span style="font-family: calibri,sans-serif; font-size: 12pt;">Strong organizational and documentation skills</span></li> <li style="color: #000000; font-family: 'Times New Roman',serif; font-size: 12pt;"><span style="font-family: calibri,sans-serif; font-size: 12pt;">Project management skills including development of detailed project plans</span></li> <li style="color: #000000; font-family: 'Times New Roman',serif; font-size: 12pt;"><span style="font-family: calibri,sans-serif; font-size: 12pt;">Well developed methodologies for troubleshooting difficult problems</span></li> <li style="color: #000000; font-family: 'Times New Roman',serif; font-size: 12pt;"><span style="font-family: calibri,sans-serif; font-size: 12pt;">Team builder and team player</span></li> <li style="color: #000000; font-family: 'Times New Roman',serif; font-size: 12pt;"><span style="font-family: calibri,sans-serif; font-size: 12pt;">Previous experience managing one or more direct reports highly desired</span></li> <li style="color: #000000; font-family: 'Times New Roman',serif; font-size: 12pt;"><strong><span style="font-family: calibri,sans-serif; font-size: 12pt;">Must be able to work in the DC office</span></strong></li> </ul> <p style="margin: 0px;"> </p> <p style="margin: 0px;"> </p> <p style="margin: 0px;"><span style="font-family: calibri,sans-serif; font-size: 12pt;"><strong>As an EOE/AA employer, WWF will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant's </strong><strong>race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, or protected Veteran status. WWF values diversity and inclusion and welcomes diverse candidates to apply.</strong></span></p><p>PI113144075</p>

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Posted: 2019-08-25 Expires: 2019-09-25

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