Maxsys Solutions is currently looking for an immediate and full-time Junior Network Engineer to join a global real estate/financial services group in Dallas.  Our client has been recognized with many awards over the years for their leadership and services and needs to hire a driven Network Engineer responsible for configuration, installation, maintenance and testing an enterprise network infrastructure.  This role will be interacting with all levels of employees and management; therefore, communication and time management skills are key.  

Our client offers major medical, dental, vision and life insurance benefits, 401k plan + match, flexible spending accounts and short/long-term disability options.   This position has a 10-15% bonus, based on performance.

Technical Requirements:

  • CCNA Route/Switch, Cisco VoIP, troubleshooting methodology of TCP/IP protocols configuration and services (DHCP, DNS, SMTP), traffic monitoring, network design
  • Configure, install, maintain and test an enterprise network infrastructure and any related technologies/applications
  • Configure, troubleshoot and repair server and data center related hardware
  • Responsible for upgrading systems for servers and networking equipment (rack, stack, and cabling of hardware)
  • Create test plans that allow for a proper evaluation of hardware and software being considered for implementation
  • Assist with administration of Cisco VOIP phone system
  • Responsible for logging all events, problems and solutions
  • Perform routine audits of network environment; ensure compliance with established standards, policies, and configuration guidelines
  • Assist with user documentation and training
  • Support Cisco Endpoints
  • Troubleshoot, diagnose and triage Tier 1/2 issues
  • 10-15% travel is required

Other requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree required in Computer Science, IS or Engineering
  • 3+ years’ experience in a hands-on Network role
  • CCNA Certification
  • Must have a solid understanding of VoIP issues and mitigation strategies
  • Hands-on experience with Cisco technologies (ISR, ADR, ASA, Catalyst, Nexus, Call Manager)
  • Must have a strong background troubleshooting network problems, traffic monitoring, PC connectivity and debugging, DNS, DHCP, VLANs, MPLS, EGIRP, and WAN technologies
  • Must have knowledge with Palo Alto, Citrix, Solarwinds Orion & Splunk
  • Experience with Citrix NetScaler and Riverbed are preferred
  • Experience in the real estate, accounting or financial services space is preferred