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Network Technician

Job title: Network Technician
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Port Arthur, United States
Industry:
Salary: Competitive
Reference: BH-125551
Contact Name: Stephanie Contreras
Phone Number: +1 713 551 4444
Job Published: 19 days ago

Job Description

Location: Port Arthur
Contract: 6-12 months with possible need for extenstion 

Purpose: 

Support site staff with deploying, maintaining and administering OT networks in a 24x7 Operational environment.  

Responsibility: 

  • Maintaining and administering OT networks and related computing environments including systems software, applications software, hardware, and configurations.
  • Maintaining OT documentation including monitoring software, diagrams, configurations and work flow documentation to reflect changes to work processes
  • Protecting data, software, and hardware by coordinating, planning and implementing network security measures
  • Troubleshooting, diagnosing and resolving hardware, software, and other network and system problems.
  • Replacing faulty network hardware components when required.
  • Monitoring network performance to determine if adjustments need to be made.
  • Conferring with network users about solving existing system problems.
  • Coordinating computer network access and use
  • Programming and deployment of OT network infrastructure
  • Upgrade and deployment of PAR OT Monitoring Software
  • Maintaining OT architecture documentation

Required: 


  • Minimum 2 years degree in Information Technology related field of study with a network engineering focus or equivalent experience.
  • Strong understanding of network infrastructure and network hardware.
  • Ability to think through problems and visualize solutions.
  • Ability to implement, administer, and troubleshoot network infrastructure devices, including wireless access points, firewall, routers, switches, controllers.
  • Knowledge of application transport and network infrastructure protocols.
  • Ability to create accurate network diagrams and documentation for design and planning network communication systems.
  • Provides specific detailed information for hardware and software selection.
  • Ability to quickly learn new or unfamiliar technology and products using documentation and internet resources.
  • Ability to work with all levels of staff within and outside of OT and outside the organization.
  • A self-starter able to work independently but comfortable working in a team environment.
  • Good analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Dependable and flexible when necessary.
  • Network security experience.
  • Ability to follow complex instructions
  • Strong communication skills
  • Strong organizational and planning skills
  • Understanding of cybersecurity concepts and principles
  • Must be able to work in equipment racks including lifting, mounting and cabling.
  • Desired qualifications: CCIE (Cisco), CCNP (Cisco), Network+ (CompTIA), security+
  • Preffered: WhatsUpGold and SolarWinds 

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