Network Operations Technician in Washington, DC at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 1/13/2020

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Job Description

Do you love solving complex technical problems? Would you like to be part of an industry-leading entertainment company that values the individual? Join a leading team of technicians, engineers, and innovators and help build something remarkable!

We're seeking an enthusiastic, driven Network Operations Center technician to join our team. You will be joining an unbeatable team of professionals in support of our Cisco-centric infrastructure, a vital part of delivering service to our 33+ million subscribers. 

You will need to have a strong understanding of networking, hardware, and routing protocols for a multicast IP network. More than just a technician, you'll be responsible for implementing, maintaining, and troubleshooting network devices that will have a visible impact on our customers.

This is a contract role with the potential for conversion for the right candidate. The salary for this position will be between $75,000 and $85,000 depending on experience and qualifications.

Responsibilities of the Network Operations Technician:
  • Manage IP network infrastructure
  • Collaborate with engineers and vendors to commission new IP repeater sites
  • Deploy and administer Cisco routers, including configuration and post-production management
  • Integrate new network equipment and monitoring systems
  • Troubleshoot, diagnose, and resolve hardware, software, and related issues
  • Monitor network performance to identify areas for improvement
Requirements of the Network Operations Technician:
  • Bachelor's degree in a technical discipline or at least 4 years of experience
  • CCNET level certification or above; or, equivalent experience
  • Excellent understanding of networking concepts: LAN, WAN, TCP/IP, routers, switches, subnets, DMZ, firewalls
  • Strong communication skills and excellent problem-solving abilities
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment
  • Experienced with multicast IP networks preferred
  • CCNA certification preferred
For immediate consideration, send your formatted resume to jvose@eliassen.com. 

Job ID: 333488

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 http://www.eliassen.com.

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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