Jr. Network Engineer - Kansas City

Date Posted: 08/04/2022

Equity Staffing has a new and exciting Network Engineer opportunity with a reputable KC-based entertainment company! Great opportunity for Junior level Network Engineering candidates with 2-5 years of related IT experience!

$63,000 - $66,000 based on experience + bonus (5-15% target range)
Direct hire/permanent opportunity, full suite of competitive benefits offered!
Office located in Leawood, KS - Hybrid Schedule Offered (2-3 days/week in office)

Main Duties:

• Perform day to day operational support and monitoring for local area and wide area network components
• Provide remote support for Network related issues
• Research and resolve trouble tickets, documenting root cause and problem resolution
• Support business initiatives
• Provide some design work
• Performs configuration of routers, switches, and firewalls per standards without direct supervision
• Perform general network monitoring ensuring network health and report periodic performance metrics and identify trouble spots within the infrastructure for remediation
• Operationally support voice and/or data communication solutions supporting core organizational functions and assure their high availability
• Support business units and technical support staff for all data and voice network systems

Qualifications:

• 2 - 5+ years of related IT Network Support experience
• Knowledge of configuration and management of Cisco and Fortinet network equipment
• Understanding of voice and networking protocols and technologies
• Knowledge of physical cabling standards and troubleshooting
• High degree of focus on customer service skills
• Ability to troubleshoot and apply standard troubleshooting practices to narrow focus and address root cause issues remotely


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Minneapolis, MN

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