The Network Administrator is responsible for keeping an organization’s computer network up-to-date and operating as intended. The network administrator coordinates and connects the different systems of the company or organization that uses multiple computers or software platforms.
Establishes network specifications by conferring with users; analyzing workflow, access, information, and security requirements; designing router administration, including interface configuration and routing protocols.
Establishes network by evaluating network performance issues including availability, utilization, throughput, goodput, and latency; planning and executing the selection, installation, configuration, and testing of equipment; defining network policies and procedures; establishing connections and firewalls.
Maintains network performance by performing network monitoring and analysis, and performance tuning; troubleshooting network problems; escalating problems to vendor.
Secures network by developing network access, monitoring, control, and evaluation; maintaining documentation.
Prepares users by designing and conducting training programs; providing references and support.
Upgrades network by conferring with vendors; developing, testing, evaluating, and installing enhancements.
Meets financial requirements by submitting information for budgets; monitoring expenses.
Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations.
Protects an organization's value by keeping information confidential.
Accomplishes organization goals by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.
Other job-related activities that may be assigned from time to time.
At least graduate with a Bachelor’s Degree in IT, Computer Science, Engineering, or any related course. Cisco CCNA Certification and Cisco CCNP Certification.
Related Work Experience
At least 4+ years of working experience in Network Administration. Work experience in the following Network Appliances: Cisco Switches, Cisco AP, and Cisco Controllers
Experienced in managing Amazon Web Services
In-depth knowledge in the following:
Autodialers and have experience working with them
System and network infrastructure, design, installation, and deployment
OS (CentOS, RedHat, Ubuntu, and Windows Server)
Linux Security, Firewall Appliances such as Fortigate and Sophos, Proxy Servers and VPN
Managing PABX system
Open-source monitoring tools such as Nagios and Cacti. 8.
Must have strong problem-solving skills to identify problems within an organization's computer network.
Excellent critical thinking skills to weigh all the possible options and determine which will be most effective.
Must have verbal and written skills.
Must have strong documentation skills and attention to detail
Ability to respond to escalated customer support cases timely.
Ability to set priorities, meet deadlines, and multi-task with minimal supervision
Ability to perform and oversees complex tasks and prioritize multiple projects
Ability to lead a small team and/or project.
Willing to learn and work with new technologies.
Ability to work independently with minimum supervision and with a cross-functional team.
Must be adept to work in a fast-paced environment with tight SLAs.