Network Admin (EIGRP)
Florida, Tampa-St. Petersburg-Cl
Senior Network Administrator
Note: Applicants must meet the following requirement(s) to be considered minimally qualified for the job.
A minimum of 10 years of progressive experience in a network administrator role supporting multiple sites and / or more than 3, 000 users; and experience working with a team of people handling the administration of large geographic networks.
Must be VERY strong in EIGRP and BGP design and troubleshooting.
US Citizenship Required
Perform technical duties within the I.T. Department
Provide technical support and administration of the county wide network infrastructure, inter-agency connections, and internet / public facing connectivity and all associated security measures and equipment contained therein.
Work with other I.T. Staff members to facilitate efficient, reliable, and secure network operation and communication in adherence with company standards and external audit requirements.
Job Duties and Responsibilities
Depending on assigned area of responsibility, incumbents in the position may perform some or all of the activities described below.
: Provide technical support for all network equipment, network software, and network processes prioritized by internal SLA' s and guidelines.
: Support all circuits, interfaces, and cabling infrastructures required to provide enterprise wide connectivity (both intra and inter).
: Plan and support all upgrades to network hardware and software to provide the maximum uptime / minimal interruption to the network or end users.
: Provide recommendations and plans proactively in support of security bulletins, known vulnerabilities, end of life / end of support notices, and predictive failure metrics.
: Produces, updates, and maintains documentation in a secure fashion to facilitate knowledge transfer.
: Work at all layers of the OSI model, from receiving and rack-mounting network hardware to analyzing packet captures to assist with application level network flow issues.
: Practice continuous learning via self-study and classroom education to stay current in network technologies, security threats and best practices, and overall job related knowledge.
: Perform additional duties and tasks as assigned in support of the agency and / or end users.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
: Advanced to expert level knowledge of the widely used protocols, routing protocols, and complex LAN/MAN/WAN designs and implementations.
: Advanced to expert level knowledge of edge security components; SEIM, IDS/IPS, firewalls, proxies, etc.
: Advanced to expert level knowledge of current Cisco iOS features, commands, and best practices.
: Working to advanced level knowledge of current Cisco switch and router hardware and design best practices.
: Expert level knowledge of packet captures, interpretation, and network flow analysis in a problem solving mode.
: Advanced to expert level knowledge of wireless (802.11X, cellular) standards, design, network flow, administration, and support.
: Advanced level knowledge of security authentication technologies and Cisco network infrastructure management / administration systems.
: Working knowledge of multi-factor security systems and endpoint hardening (including MDM)
: Working to advanced level knowledge of client and server operating systems (i.E. Windows, Linux) to include, at a minimum, network stack and interface configuration options.
: Skilled in effective verbal and written communication in English with stakeholders, team, and end users in both technical and non-technical environments.
: Ability to maintain a professional demeanor.
: Ability to develop effective working relationships with team members, end users, and stakeholders.
: Ability to work independently as well as within a team environment.
Cisco CCIE certification preferred or multiple Cisco certifications with a level of experience and job duties commensurate to a CCIE certification; and
Firewall advanced certification or a level of experience and job duties commensurate to an advanced certification; and
Cisco wireless advanced certification or a level of experience and job duties commensurate to an advanced certification; and
Knowledge of Windows and Linux operating systems released during the last 10 years; and
Experience supporting a large user base performing critical life safety functions or missions; and
Knowledge of military or para-military rank structure and chain of command; and
A verifiable track record of high productivity and ability to overcome obstacles in a professional manner.