Lead Network Engineer in Fort Mill, South Carolina
THE TEAM YOU WILL BE JOINING:
A successful, privately held company in the energy sector with various locations throughout the Southeast
The largest and Energy Solutions in the United States, with the senior management team fielding more than 150 years combined experience in the electric industry.
Our client provides engineering, construction and maintenance for distribution and transmission powerlines, substations, Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) projects and renewable energy projects.
WHAT THEY OFFER YOU:
Fast paced and continuously growing environment with exposure to senior leadership
Competitive compensation and benefits package
A strong code of conduct and company culture offers a family friendly environment that promotes internal growth coupled with work-life-balance
WHY THIS ROLE IS IMPORTANT:
Lead and assist in complex network designs and configuration projects in association with cutting-edge network platforms.
Plan network installation and/or upgrade projects, assign milestone tasks to support personnel and meet company deadlines for full implementation, including network and user station set-ups and permissions, installation of all software and end-user security.
Lead a team of network engineers in the execution of IT projects; assign and supervise network support staff in their daily activities and special projects.
THE BACKGROUND THAT FITS:
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, related area and 8+ years of industry-related experience.
Strong foundation in organizational management and engineering.
Understanding of protocols such as TCP/IP, SMTP, SSL, FTP
Familiarity with control models and system security.
Strong comprehension of system working frameworks (Juniper Junos, Cisco IOS, Aruba, Fortinet technologies)
Sharp investigating facilities
Capacity to work independently
Knowledge of backup solutions and disaster recovery.
Extensive knowledge of common networking technologies and devices including LAN, WAN, Routers, switches, DNS and DHCP.
Knowledge of server and computer networks; VoIP telephone systems, SharePoint, MS Exchange, MS SQL, VMWARE Sphere 6.7, Active Directory
Azure experience is preferred
Ability to prioritize, manage and execute on multiple tasks simultaneously.
Collaborative approach problem solving.
Work collaboratively with other technical personnel as appropriate .
Must be willing to be part of a team that operates on an on-call basis.
Excellent written and verbal skills.
Excellent problem solving and critical thinking skills.
Self-starting, self-governing, initiative-taking, team playing approach.