System Network Engineer
Who we are:
IT Direct is a Hartford-based Information Technology consulting firm that helps our partners leverage the power of technology to reach their business goals. We have developed a strong bond with our clients and a reputation for responsive, high quality, efficient work.
IT Direct provides its staff with a dynamic, positive, and high energy work environment. We are proud to have been listed among the 5,000 fastest growing privately held companies in the US for the last three years, among the Top 40 tech companies in Connecticut, and most recently listed by Inc. Magazine as one of "The 50 Best Places to Work in 2016" nationally. We know that our success depends on how well we serve our clients, and that this level of service will be determined by the quality of people that make up our team. As such we expect, and only accept the best.
What we are looking for:
We are currently looking for a System and Network Engineer. Responsibilities include:
Provide advanced level support for a variety of clients with a variety of network configurations/setups
Design solutions that are cost effective and meet the client's needs
Setup, configure and support Microsoft Windows networks, including its supporting applications
Setup, configure and support virtualized environments using VMware or HyperV
Setup and configure switching and routing for client networks
Setup and configure and troubleshoot Juniper, SonicWALL and/or Cisco firewall network devices
Be able to effective manage multiple projects ranging in size and complexity
Have knowledge of multiple backup technologies such as ShadowProtect, BESR, and Veeam
Serve as a top tier escalation resource on complex support issues
Provide guidance and coaching for other Team Members
Who you are:
You are a detail oriented self-starter who takes ownership of your job responsibilities, and are able to communicate effectively with teammates, clients, and vendors. You work best in a bold, work-hard, play-hard, environment. You enjoy organization metrics, analytics, team camaraderie and multitasking, all while working in a fun environment. Requirements for the position are:
6+ years of recent, relevant hands-on IT Experience
Preferred Certifications: Network+, MCITP or MCSE, CCNA, VCP
Microsoft Office Suite Proficient
Experience using ConnectWise is a plus
Strong critical and analytical problem solving skills
Excellent verbal and written communication
Exceptional attention to detail and highly organized
Vibrant and willing to contribute to a fun atmosphere
What we offer:
Tax deferred retirement plan with company match
Career Development and Coaching
Fun work environment!
If you are interested and would like to hear more, please apply with your cover letter explaining why you would be a good fit, how you would enhance our culture, your current and desired salary, and resume.