Assistant Network Administrator

Assist and support the Senior Network Administrator in managing and maintaining the network infrastructure, equipment, and environment.

 POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Offer first through third tier response to matters associated with the networking group’s activities.
  • Assist in maintaining centralized documentation of all infrastructure information including hardware/software licensing, network/environment diagrams.
  • Respond to network equipment and process malfunction service requests.
  • Assist in the research of network products, services, protocols, and standards in support of network procurement and development efforts.
  • Recommend appropriate hardware and software products to be acquired.
  • Coordinate and perform installation and configuration of new equipment as assigned.
  • Provide telephony hardware, system, PDA and end-user support.
  • Work with third party vendors.
  • Install and configure client and server network software and hardware and perform software upgrades as needed.
  • Keep IT area and task lists organized
  • Will require traveling between corporate headquarters in Syosset and New York City locations.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Education: HS Diploma/GED required, Associate’s Degree in Computer Science, Networks or equivalent training preferred.

Experience: Two years experience with data networks, network-related systems administration or other related IT experience.

Other:  Ability to communicate effectively with diverse populations, as well as demonstrated sensitivity to cross cultural perspectives and experiences.