Network Engineer

Ardham Technologies
Job Description
Ardham Technologies is a leading IT Solutions Provider seeking an experienced Network Engineer for our Albuquerque headquarters. With this opportunity, you will be entering a fast paced and tech savvy world. The ideal candidate will have exceptional interpersonal skills, be self-motivated, be technical, and have experience working with a wide range of technologies.

Job Duties
  • Establish networking environment by designing system configuration, directing system installation, defining, documenting, and enforcing system standards
  • Maximizes network performance by monitoring performance, troubleshooting network problems/outages, scheduling upgrades and collaborating with Network Architects on optimization
  • Secures network system by establishing and enforcing policies
  • Define and monitor network access
  • Report network operational status by gathering, prioritizing information and managing projects
  • Drive business critical projects to migrate on-premises systems and services to the cloud by teaming up with our Engineers, working closely with key stakeholders and leveraging vendors/consultants when appropriate
  • Assist customer support escalations and cover for others when needed
  • On-call rotation responsibilities will include emergency support (infrequent) to client
  • Create and maintain high quality documentation (i.e. regular status reports on active projects)
  • Research alternative solutions and make optimal recommendations based on business needs and available resources
  • Define and deploy scalable endpoint security solution to ensure workstation and overall network security
  • Partner with key stakeholders to understand business needs and translate these in to value-add engineering project work
  • Successful Engineers are able to adapt quickly to ever changing technical and professional environments
  • Update job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities, reading professional publications, maintaining personal networks and participating in professional organizations
  • Other Duties as deemed necessary
 
 
Skills/Qualifications (3+ years)
  • Customer Service focused
  • Track record of delivering best in class solutions
  • Networking Knowledge - LAN/WAN/SAN, design, implementation, troubleshooting, configuration, performance tuning, and proxy servers
  • Cloud
  • Cyber Security
  • Wireless
  • Virtualization
  • Project Management - tracking budget expenses, problem solving and people management
  • Mentor Network Administrators in the context of ongoing IT systems project work
  • Manage IT systems/services
  • Buzz Words - Routers, Switches, Cisco Phone System, Wireless, Cybersecurity, VMWare cluster, LAN/WAN/SAN, Networking, VPN servers, Failover Clustering
  • Microsoft Exchange
  • Active Directory
  • SQL Management
Certifications
  • CCNA
  • CCNP
  • CISSP
  • CEH
 
Why Ardham
Each member of the Ardham Technologies team is focused and dedicated to providing advanced IT solutions. Whether we are addressing user experience, business integration or IT infrastructure, our promise is to provide extraordinary solutions to real problems. Everyone at Ardham is committed to combining these products with industry best practices and practical methodologies customized to your environment. We understand, live and come from IT. The key to success is a promise of mutual understanding in everything.
The culture is a fun and professional environment with a wide variety of opportunities. We provide a competitive salary, health insurance, retirement plan, paid certification training and paid vacation/sick leave/holidays. The qualified candidate will be eager to grow, have a strong desire to advance their career in the IT field. We support clients on various project implementations as well as by providing resolution to their day-to-day IT challenges.

Job Type: Full-time