Direct Client: State of California Job Title: Jr. Network/System Engineer Job Type: Contract To Hire Duration: 5+ Months Start Date: ASAP Location: Sunnyvale, CA Position Type: Contract Interview Type: Inperson Requirement ID: SCAHD010SS
Job Title: Network and Systems Engineer 1
Job Description: installs, maintains, monitors and supports various aspects of telecommunication technology that may include one or more citywide data centre activities or systems of data, voice, radio video networks, and structured cabling systems; participates in or manages a part of IT infrastructure or system implementation projects; closely coordinates and works with system owners, end-users and project teams; executes the Information Technology Strategic Plan; and performs related work as required. Specific duties include:
troubleshoot physical cabling
validate network connections
physically installation of equipment
help us uninstall APs and network equipment from old buildings
Required Skills: Network 1 essential job functions may include/but not limited to:
Installs, configures, and maintains voice, data, radio and video equipment, and inventory.
Voice, data, radio and video network connection maintenance, moves, adds, and changes; Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) installation, configuration and maintenance; storage and server (virtual and physical) provisioning, power and cabling.
Performs routine and preventive maintenance tasks to ensure uninterrupted and optimum system performance. Troubleshoots voice, data, radio, video systems and cabling to determine cause(s) of failure and resolves problems including relocation of wiring infrastructure; ensures compliance with warranties and/or specifications.
Documents, configures, tests, and debugs infrastructure issues relating to: voice network, data network, radio network, video server or storage (physical and virtual).
Performs system administration and other recurring tasks, including server maintenance, system back-ups. Monitors appropriate usage and performance of systems in accordance with plans and standard guidelines and procedures.
Performs as a member of a team, answering questions, sharing expertise, and contributes to team effectiveness.
Performs responsibilities according to the IT Department’s defined processes and procedures and Service Level Agreements (SLAs).
Performs project tasks and implements system upgrades.
Provides system support to users, and serves as a liaison to vendor technical staff.
Participates on special projects.
General Skills & Abilities
Provide excellent customer service.
Communicate effectively, both orally and in writing; translate between technical and non-technical terms.
Gather, document and implement requirements for new systems and system changes of varying scope and complexity.
Effectively organize, prioritize and complete work assignments within established deadlines.
Install, and support systems of data, voice, radio and video network infrastructures, and equipment.
Install and modify network subsystems and programs.
Analyse network/system problems using appropriate test structures and related diagnostics.
Translate user defined requirements into specifications and features.
Assist in alternative cost/benefit analysis for network enhancement or replacement.
Establish and maintain and promote positive and effective working relationships with employees, other agencies, public officials and the public.
Demonstrate initiative and exercise good judgment in the performance of duties.
Work independently and as a team member; recognize and set priorities and meet deadlines.
Work with vendors, ensuring the priorities of the City are met.
Multitask, recognize, set, and follow priorities to meet deadlines.
Respond to cybersecurity issues and remediate in a timely manner.
Serve as a client liaison to identify and define project requirements, scope and objectives.
Public sector employment or internship experience.
Network configuration or modification experience for academic or professional requirements.
Possession and maintenance of Certified Data Cabling Installer (DCI) or Building Industry Consulting Service International Information Transport Systems (BICSI ITS) Technician Certification.
Possession and maintenance of Cisco Certified Entry Networking Technician (CCENT) or Network+ Certification.
Possession and maintenance of Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA): Server. Possession and maintenance of Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert: Server Infrastructure level experience.
Possession and maintenance of Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA).
A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with concentration in computer science, computer engineering, information technology, engineering, or closely related field; a Specific technical certificates and four years of experience may be substituted for a degree.
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