The Network Engineer II Contractor is part of the Corporate Operations team, located in Norcross, Georgia. This position provides support to the North American operations and partners with the International Operations team.
•Capable of participating in various fast-paced complex projects and various immediate needs or requests
•Participates in business needs analysis; designs, installs, and supports network solutions which include, but not limited to, firewalls, switches, routers, load balancers, and various kinds of security protection and filtering oriented appliances and/or software component on one or multiple platforms in a Web architecturally oriented LAN/WAN/MAN.
•Works with other System and Network Engineers in implementation projects and is the last level of user support for troubleshooting network usage and equipment issues.
•Oversee installation, configuration, maintenance, and troubleshooting of company network hardware, software, and peripheral devices.
•Practice network asset management, including maintenance of network component inventory and related documentation and technical specifications information.
•Monitor and test network performance and provide network performance statistics and reports.
•Proven experience and success with complex and constantly evolving LAN, WAN, design and implementation.
•Proven experience with network capacity planning, network security principles, and general network management best practices.
•Working technical knowledge of current network hardware, protocols, and Internet standards.
•Excellent hardware troubleshooting experience.
•Must excel at working under pressure and responding constructively to bring about solutions that exceed expectations
•Proactive in solving customer issues
•Must be able to work independently and as a member of a team
•Experience leading projects and working with vendors
•Experience sharing knowledge with peers at all levels