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Lead Network Technician in Richmond, VA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 5/3/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contract to Hire
  • Location:
    Richmond, VA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
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Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a Lead Network Technician with our industry-leading client in Richmond.

We will accept corp to corp or w2 contractors. For our w2 consultants, we offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.

Responsibilities of the Lead Network Technician:

  • Interface with multiple teams from business areas, network engineering and management as a team representative on major incident bridges.
  • Perform advanced troubleshooting to identify, resolve, and provide root cause analysis of network related issues. 
  • Assist with maintaining network Data Center and LAN / WAN infrastructure and systems for small, regional, and large office and call center environments. 
  • Support a large complex data and voice network infrastructure by using network monitoring and management tools.
  • Participate in and respond to system and network incidents.
  • Perform system and network analysis by using well defined toolsets for proactive monitoring, troubleshooting and incident response (packet capture, application performance management, syslog, netflow etc).
  • Provide technical support leadership on problem calls.

Requirements of the Lead Network Technician:

  • 6+ years experience in the network communications field with demonstrated proficiency in troubleshooting network LAN and WAN infrastructures.
  • 6+ years experience in troubleshooting Cisco router and switch hardware platforms, TCP/IP and industry standard routing protocols.
  • 2+ years experience interfacing with technicians and management on major incident bridges.
  • 4+ years experience troubleshooting Data and Voice circuits and understanding Telco infrastructures.
  • 4+ years experience with packet capture and analysis products such as Netscout, Sniffer and Wireshark.

Keywords: Network Technician, Lead Network Technician, LAN, WAN, Cisco, Telco

Job ID: 318853

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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