Job Description :
We are currently engaged with a client who is seeking a Senior Network Administrator on a full time direct employee basis. In this role, the Senior Network Administrator will:

~ Be responsible for complex multiple LAN/WAN Operations projects, capacity planning and vendor evaluations in a CISCO, RedHat Linux, VMWare environment.
~ Direct network related hardware, software and operating system installations.
~ Perform detailed technical analysis on complex network projects while directing all systems and network maintenance and support activities.
~ Acts as a technical resource to others on a variety of functional network issues.
~ Plans project schedules and planning for full project cycle for medium to large projects and translate project plan information, team objectives and deliverables.

The appropriate individual will have demonstrated experience in the following:

~ Senior and or lead background related to network systems administration that includes leading network project initiatives.
~ Network background that includes a combination of: Cisco Catalyst and Nexus switches; Cisco ASA and Palo Alto firewalls, Site-to-site VPN; 10G ethernet/BGP/HSRP/VLANs/LACP; Ubiquiti Wireless; VOIP experience a plus (ShoreTel/Mitel)
~ Linux systems that includes a combination of: Red Hat Enterprise Linux v5,6, and 7; Logical Volume Manager; Advanced Bash scripting; Firewalld, iptables; NFS; SElinux; Apache; Basic MySQL, MariaDB, Postgres installation and administration.
~ VMware storage systems that include: vCenter Enterprise v6.5; NFS shared storage - Tintri and FreeNAS; Veritas Netbackup.

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In order to arrange a preliminary interview, please forward a Word copy of your resume with your complete contact information. We are unable to sponsor Visa''s for this role. Local candidates preferred.

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New Directions is a Rhode Island based Information Technology Recruiting and Staffing Firm that provides consulting; project staff augmentation and traditional hire services for: Enterprise Software; Business Intelligence and Data Warehousing; and Enterprise Web Applications Design & Development.

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