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Reference # : 17-04557 Title : Network Administrator 3 (N-IT)
Location : Vancouver, WA
Experience Level : Start Date / End Date : 09/25/2017 / 09/29/2018  
NOTE: Please see Additional Position Information (if attached) for further details regarding the position

Education, Experience, Job Training:
? Requires relevant work experience in a related technical field. Bachelor?s degree in a technical or computer-related field is highly desirable.
? 10+ years relevant work experience required

Summary: A Network Administrator installs, configures, and supports an organization's local area network (LAN), wide area network (WAN), and Internet systems or a segment of a network system. Monitors network to ensure network availability to all system users and may perform necessary maintenance to support network availability. May monitor and test Web site performance to ensure Web sites operate correctly and without interruption. May assist in network modeling, analysis, planning, and coordination between network and data communications hardware and software. May administer network security measures.

Typical Tasks may include but not limited to:
? Maintain and administer computer systems and related computing environments including computer hardware, systems software, applications software, and all configurations.
? Perform data backups and disaster recovery operations.
? Diagnose, troubleshoot, and resolve hardware, software, or other system problems, and replace defective components when necessary.
? Plan, coordinate, and implement system security measures to protect data, software, and hardware.
? Configure, monitor, and maintain email applications or virus protection software.
? Operate master consoles to monitor the performance of computer systems.
? Load computer tapes and disks, and install software and printer paper or forms.
? Design, configure, and test computer hardware and operating system software.
? Monitor network performance to determine whether adjustments need to be made, and to determine where changes will need to be made in the future.
? Confer with system users about how to solve existing system problems.

Skill Requirements:
? Installation and support of operating systems
? Maintenance and support of network servers
? Ability to engineer security build of operating systems
? Auditing Operating Systems
? System Administration
? System protection processes
? Restore data files and perform bare metal system volume recoveries
? Support cluster/disaster recovery and ensure continuous availability of business-critical applications
? Experience with any of the following technology: Administration software & network management software; configuration management software - application management software, automated installation software, patch and update management software; network monitoring software; Network security or virtual private network VPN management software - intrusion prevention system software, network and system vulnerability assessment software, security incident management software; Transaction security and virus protection software - Encryption software, packet filter software, ping software, root kit detection software.

Typical Work Activities may include but not limited to:
? Interacting With Computers ? Using computers and computer systems (including hardware and software) to program, write software, set up functions, enter data, or process information.
? Getting Information ? Observing, receiving, and otherwise obtaining information from all relevant sources.
? Identifying Objects, Actions, and Events ? Identifying information by categorizing, estimating, recognizing differences or similarities, and detecting changes in circumstances or events.
? Making Decisions and Solving Problems ? Analyzing information and evaluating results to choose the best solution and solve problems.
? Communicating with Management, Peers, or Co-workers ? Providing information to management, co-workers, and peers by telephone, in written form, e-mail, or in person.
? Updating and Using Relevant Knowledge ? Keeping up-to-date technically and apply new knowledge.
? Processing Information ? Compiling, coding, categorizing, calculating, tabulating, auditing, or verifying data
? Thinking Creatively ? Developing, designing, or creating new applications, ideas, relationships, systems, or products, including artistic contributions
? Analyzing Data or Information ? Identifying the underlying principles, reasons, or facts of information by breaking down information or data into separate parts.
? Organizing, Planning, and Prioritizing Work ? Developing specific goals and plans to prioritize, organize, and accomplish your work.

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities Requirements:
Knowledge - The specific position may require any or all of the following:
? Computers and Electronics ? Knowledge of circuit boards, processors, chips, electronic equipment, and computer hardware and software, including applications and programming.
? Mathematics ? Knowledge of arithmetic, algebra, geometry, calculus, statistics, and their applications.
? Administration and Management ? Knowledge of business and management principles involved in strategic planning, resource allocation, human resources modeling, leadership technique, production methods, and coordination of people and resources.

Skills ? The specific position may require any or all of the following:
? Critical Thinking ? Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.
? Reading Comprehension ? Understanding written sentences and paragraphs in work related documents.
? Systems Analysis ? Determining how a system should work and how changes in conditions, operations, and the environment will affect outcomes.
? Complex Problem Solving ? Identifying complex problems and reviewing related information to develop and evaluate options and implement solutions.
? Judgment and Decision Making ? Considering the relative costs and benefits of potential actions to choose the most appropriate one.
? Monitoring ? Monitoring/Assessing performance of yourself, other individuals, or organizations to make improvements or take corrective action.
? Systems Evaluation ? Identifying measures or indicators of system performance and the actions needed to improve or correct performance, relative to the goals of the system.
? Active Listening ? Giving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate, and not interrupting at inappropriate times.
? Operation Monitoring ? Watching gauges, dials, or indicators to make sure a machine is working properly.
? Programming ? Writing computer programs for various purposes.

Abilities ? The specific position may require any or all of the following:
? Information Ordering ? The ability to arrange things or actions in a certain order or pattern according to a specific rule or set of rules (e.g., patterns of numbers, letters, words, pictures, mathematical operations).
? Deductive Reasoning ? The ability to apply general rules to specific problems to produce sensible answers.
? Inductive Reasoning ? The ability to combine pieces of information to form general rules or conclusions (includes finding a relationship among seemingly unrelated events).
? Oral/Written Comprehension ? The ability to listen/read and understand information and ideas presented through spoken words and in writing.
? Problem Sensitivity ? The ability to tell when something is wrong or is likely to go wrong. It does not involve solving the problem, only recognizing there is a problem.
? Oral Expression ? The ability to communicate information and ideas in speaking so others will understand.
? Written Comprehension ? The ability to read and understand information and ideas presented in writing.
? Category Flexibility ? The ability to generate or use different sets of rules for combining or grouping things.

Work Styles:
? Dependability ? Position requires being reliable, responsible, and dependable, and fulfilling obligations.
? Attention to Detail ? Position requires being careful about detail and thorough in completing work tasks.
? Cooperation ? Position requires being pleasant with others on the job and displaying a good-natured, cooperative attitude.
? Adaptability/Flexibility ? Position requires being open to change (positive or negative) and to considerable variety in the workplace.
? Analytical Thinking ? Position requires analyzing information and using logic to address work-related issues
? Integrity ? Position requires being honest and ethical.
? Self Control ? Job requires maintaining composure, keeping emotions in check, controlling anger, and avoiding aggressive behavior, even in very difficult situations.
? Stress Tolerance ? Position requires accepting criticism and dealing calmly and effectively with high stress.
? Initiative ? Position requires a willingness to take on responsibilities and challenges.
? Persistence ? Position requires persistence in the face of obstacles.