Senior Network Engineer

Location: Orlando, FL
Date Posted: 04-11-2018
Role Overview:

Metric is looking for an experienced Network Ninja (Engineer/Architect/Server Admin) to join our Orlando ITS Technology group. The position is responsible for defining reference architectures that turn business and technology strategic needs into actionable solutions. This role provides thought leadership that anticipates strategic, organizational and technical changes and impacts.
This candidate will apply knowledge of Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) and Tolling Operations technology to support integration activities on transportation technology related project deployments. Support includes the installation, maintenance, testing, troubleshooting, and repairing of all transportation technology and equipment.
 
Day-to-Day:
 
System/Server Admin duties:
• Deploys the release of innovative technologies as well as designs, installs, configures, maintains and performs system integration testing of server operating systems, related utilities and hardware. Responsible for trouble shooting server problems as reported by users. Researches, evaluates and recommends software and hardware products.
• Monitors protocol compatibility, performs system tuning and makes recommendations for improvement.
• Perform quality control measures and audits quality control measures for compliance
• Plan, design, implement and maintain Microsoft Active Directory Domain and group policy.
• Plan, design, implement and maintain virtual environment such as VMWare and/or Hyper V.

Network Engineering duties:
• Participates in network planning, network architecture design and engineering. Maintains accurate network documentation via Microsoft Visio.
• Responsible for high-level network planning, design, and optimization. Develops strategies and direction for network systems solutions using current and emerging technologies (including wireless).
• Evaluates and recommends new products, maintains knowledge of emerging technologies for application to the enterprise
• Assists in the planning, forecasting, implementation, and identification of resource requirements for network systems (including wireless) of moderate complexity.
• Monitors, troubleshoots and maintains network (LAN, WAN and wireless) switch and routers, and uses remote monitoring tools.

Network Security:
• Implements and maintains anti-virus, personal firewall, backup, archiving and other IT standards.
• Develops and manages security for more than one IT functional area (e.g., data, systems, network and/or Web) across the enterprise.
• Assists in the development and implementation of security policies and procedures (e.g., user log-on and authentication rules, security breach escalation procedures, security auditing procedures and use of firewalls and encryption routines).
• Working experience with web proxy, firewall and SSLVPN appliances such as Juniper, Cisco ASA, WatchGuard, Triton, etc.

What you should bring:

• Bachelor’s degree in computer science or equivalent in education and experience required.
• 5 years plus of IT experience in infrastructure/network environments performing network planning, architecture design, security, engineering (hardware and software) and optimization.
• 5 years plus experience with projects/ systems/issues of medium to high complexity surrounding network planning, configuration and optimization.
• Microsoft, Cisco, or any applicable certification is preferred.
• Visio, VMware, Hyper-V, Exchange 2016, Active Directory, Server 2012/2016, VEEAM experience.
• Experience with common network infrastructure protocols such as DNS, DHCP, FTP, SSH
• Proficiency with Internet and Infrastructure protocols and standards

What We Offer:

• Competitive salary 
• Paid Time Off (Vacation, PTO & Holidays)
• Education & Licensing Reimbursements
• Life/AD&D, Short & Term Disability
• 401k with Company Contribution
• Medical, Dental & Vision

 
About Us:
Metric Engineering, Inc. was founded in 1976 on the principle of providing personalized consulting engineering services. Today, we are among the top consulting engineering firms specializing in civil and transportation projects.
In the last four decades, Metric has successfully completed numerous large, complex transportation projects in the United States and abroad. Our multi-disciplinary workforce and strategically located regional offices enable us to provide both maximized local responsiveness and a diversified technical base. Our clients include local, county, state and foreign governments as well as private clients.
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