Network Technician II
Redmond, WA 98053
SmartTalent has multiple positions open for Network Technician II for a client in Redmond. You must have at least 2 years of experience with LAN and WAN Technologies. You must have understanding of wireless access points (not telecom). You must be able to travel 3 weeks out of the month within the West Coast
This is a Direct Hire position paying between $23-$29 (bonus-able) an hour depending on experience. This is a full-time position offering competitive medical, dental, and vision insurance, 401K, generous PTO and educational opportunities.
This position is located in Redmond.
Please submit resume to kirkland@smarttalent.Net along with you salary requirement.
The Network Technician II is responsible for support of routing, switching, troubleshooting, network hardware, customer relations, and all services within the clients infrastructure. It will provide the client with expert network operational support of the enterprise wide network, including participation in planning, installation, maintenance, management, and coordination.
Plan, install, and maintain network equipment, security devices, and related hardware and software to maintain optimal performance and operation.
Assist in data center installs, provision network access ports and physical cable infrastructure for data center systems.
Monitor performance of network devices to identify problems and bottlenecks, and provide evidence when it is not the network.
Monitor operations, identify and correct problems, and forecast resource requirements.
Work on network projects, independently and as part of a team, including routing protocol integrations; software upgrades; wireless networking initiatives; and security.
Create new and update existing documentation.
At least one to two years of experience with LAN and WAN technologies + wireless, to include:
o Experience with packets captures, routing protocols, security, wireless, network node scanning, VPNs, firewalls, network management platform, and ITIL framework
o Experience with installation, operations, maintenance, and support, to include routers, switches, cabling, firewalls, LDAP, etc.
o Knowledge and expertise in local and wide area networking, wired and wireless communications
o Knowledge of layer 2 switching and layer 3 routing including dynamic routing protocols (specifically BGP and OSPF)
o Knowledge of software applications, and MS Office (Outlook, SharePoint, Word, Excel & Access)
o Certificate of Network Education
Strong problem-solving, decision-making and customer service skills
Strong documentation and communication skills
Able to establish and maintain effective working relationships with co-workers and others, interacting and maintaining a strong sense of teamwork and collaboration
Able to comprehend, analyze and research problems of a complex nature, make judgment decisions and recommendations as to their solution
Able to effectively present information and respond to questions from managers, clients and customers
Able to read, analyze, and interpret documents and technical procedures
Able to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where some standardization exists
Able to effectively prioritize heavy workload, meet tight deadlines, and solve a range of problems in straightforward situations
Able to respond quickly in emergency situations and provide 24/7 on call assistance as needed
THIS POSITION REQUIRES TRAVEL WITHIN THE WEST COAST 3 WEEKS OUT OF THE MONTH.
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