SPECIALT TECH LLC Network Engineer Remote · Full time

The Network Engineer will work closely with other IT professionals to ensure that our network is robust, secure, and efficient.

Description

Our Mission 

At SpecialT Tech, our mission is to turn innovative ideas into advanced technological solutions. As a women-owned and minority-owned firm, we draw upon more than 40 years of combined expertise in technical consulting to offer unmatched service in our field. We strive to empower our clients by providing customized, innovative technology services that enhance efficiency and drive success. We are committed to cultivating an inclusive environment where diversity is valued and every challenge is seen as an opportunity for growth. At SpecialT Tech, we do not merely adapt to the future; we are active participants in shaping it. 

 

Job Overview: 

We are seeking a skilled and experienced Network Engineer to join our team. The successful candidate will be responsible for designing, implementing, and managing the company's network infrastructure. The Network Engineer will work closely with other IT professionals to ensure that our network is robust, secure, and efficient. 

 

Responsibilities: 

  • Design, implement, and maintain network infrastructure, including LAN, WAN, VPN, and wireless networks. 
  • Monitor network performance and troubleshoot issues to ensure optimal performance and reliability. 
  • Implement and manage network security measures to protect against unauthorized access, breaches, and other vulnerabilities. 
  • Configure and manage network hardware such as routers, switches, firewalls, and load balancers. 
  • Develop and maintain network documentation, including network diagrams, configuration guides, and policies. 
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to support network requirements for various projects and initiatives. 
  • Perform network capacity planning and optimization to meet future business needs. 
  • Stay current with industry trends and advancements in network technologies and best practices. 
  • Provide technical support and guidance to other IT staff and end-users. 
  • Communicate project status, challenges, and successes to stakeholders in a clear and timely manner. 
  • Execute additional tasks and projects as required by your manager, ensuring they are completed professionally and within deadlines. 

 

Requirements: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field. 
  • Proven experience as a Network Engineer or in a similar role. 
  • Strong knowledge of networking protocols, including TCP/IP, DNS, DHCP, BGP, OSPF, and others. 
  • Experience with network hardware and software from vendors such as Cisco, Juniper, Fortinet, or similar. 
  • Proficiency in network security best practices and technologies, including firewalls, VPNs, and IDS/IPS. 
  • Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills with a keen attention to detail. 
  • Ability to communicate complex technical concepts clearly and effectively to both technical and non-technical stakeholders. 
  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously. 
  • Experience with network monitoring and management tools such as Wireshark, SolarWinds, or similar. 
  • Familiarity with data privacy regulations and best practices. 

 

Please note that this is a consultant position, meaning your duties will be on standby until a client requests your services. Hours and responsibilities may vary based on client needs. As an employee of SpecialT Tech, you will be compensated according to your contract.  

Salary

$85,000 - $110,000 per year