Job Description :
Job Description:

The Network Engineer is involved in the design and maintenance of both the hardware and software necessary for a computer network. The Network Engineer is a high-level technical analyst, specializing in Local Area Networks (LANs)/Wide Area Networks (WANs), TCP/IP, and server/network infrastructure.

Role Description:

Functions as the liaison to the various support groups with whom the systems management team interfaces.

Develops the technical infrastructure maintenance strategy.

Analyzes, determines and documents requirements in terms of system management needs and implements them.

Solid understanding of networking/distributed computing environment concepts.

Understands principles of routing client/server programming.

Manages expectations at all levels: customers/end users, executive sponsors.

Ensures quality standards are followed.

Understands the business application of technical support and design in an application development environment.

Develops plans for disaster recovery/ back up and archiving.

Manages the daily operations of the systems management team to ensure service levels are being met.

Manages the systems management team’s support issue and backlog.

Monitors the team’s open backlog of support issues and re-assign issues as necessary to ensure they are closed per agreed upon service levels.

Acts as the first level of escalation for high priority support issues.

Responsible for the installation, configuration and administration of network routers and switches.

Executes the disaster recovery/back up procedures and archiving procedures.

Manages security for servers.

Responsible for performance tuning, capacity planning, database administration, and fault management.

Coordinates efforts with vendors

Responsible for ensuring high priority issues are resolved in a timely manner.

Responsible for keeping the environment up and running.

Often times, responsible for identifying and reporting hardware problems.

Understands basic routing concepts.

Identifies and track issues, risks, and action items.

Resolves and/or assists in resolving issues.

Reviews, prioritizes, and researches service requests.

Anticipates and resolves issues specific to the team.

Determines time estimates and schedule for own work and resolve issues in a timely manner.


Required Skill

Required / Desired Amount of Experience

Application Development and Project Management - Required 5 Years

4 year college degree or equivalent technical study - Highly desired

Performance tuning, capacity planning, database admin, fault management - Required 5 Years

Managing Server Security - Required 5 Years

Disaster recovery/back up procedures and archiving procedures.

Contact Details:
sudheera(dot)narahari(at)cerebra-consulting(dot) com