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Network Technician
Ref No.: 17-05657
Location: Herndon, Virginia
Position Type:Full Time/Contract
Start Date: 06/20/2017
 Title: Network Technician
Location: Herndon, VA
Duration: 6 month C2H
Pay: DOE
 
BASIC QUALIFICATIONS
· Strong communication skills and a track record for successful collaboration
· Minimum of 3 years of work experience in datacenter networking environments
· 2-3 years of experience implementing IP networking solutions
· Broad understanding of network infrastructure technologies
· Experience applying Systems Development Lifecycle (SDLC) methods
· Ability to work closely with our Network Engineering & Network Technical Project Manager teams to ensure fast, smooth rollout of new designs and products
· Knowledge of network cabling and standard optic types
· Able to manage work and priorities through ticketing system and workflow
· Participate in the migration, basic configuration and rollout of new or upgraded hardware

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
· Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
· 2-3 years experience designing, implementing, and supporting Layer 2 and Layer 3 networks
· Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Electrical Engineering, or 3-5 years equivalent experience in the Information Technology industry
Other Qualifications & Responsibilities
· Experience dealing with customers during problem resolution and operating efficiently under pressure · Effective prioritization and time management
· Limited (up to 20%) travel
Physical requirements
· The ability to sit in front of computer for entire scheduled 8-hour shift with appropriate breaks while maintaining a high level of alertness and attention to detail.
· Ability to move and lift computer equipment up to 35lbs