Entravision Communications Corporation (NYSE: EVC) one of the fastest growing Hispanic multi-media companies seeks a Network Engineer to join our team in McAllen. The Network Engineer will assist in the development and maintenance of network communications. He/she will use their knowledge of LAN/WAN systems to help design and install internal and external networks and test and evaluate network systems to eliminate problems and make improvements.
Network Design and Implementation:
?Design, implement, and manage scalable and reliable network architectures.
?Deploy and configure network hardware and software components.
?Maintain & Document network infrastructure.
?Document changes and submit approvals to change management
?Perform network maintenance and system upgrades including OS and security patches & hotfixes.
?Maintain and implement Vlans.
Network Monitoring and Optimization:
?Monitor network performance and proactively address issues to ensure optimal efficiency.
?Conduct regular assessments to identify opportunities for network optimization.
?Analyze and evaluate networks, identify issues, and provide solutions to ensure efficient operations.
Security and Compliance:
?Implement and maintain security protocols to safeguard the network against cyber threats.
?Ensure compliance with industry standards and regulations related to network security.
?Select and implement security tools, policies and procedures in conjuction with the security team.
?Create firewalls and update virus protection software and data security systems to keep data and communications protected.
Troubleshooting and Issue Resolution:
?Diagnose and resolve network-related issues in a timely manner.
?Provide technical support to end-users and collaborate with other IT teams for problem resolution.
?Communicate networking issues to other employees and management effectively.
Installation and Configuration:
?Maintain computer networks, including mainframes, VPNs, routers, and other physical hardware.
?Install and configure network equipment to ensure seamless functionality.
?Design, implement, and troubleshoot Wi-Fi and security infrastructure.
Disaster Recovery and Best Practices:
?Implement disaster recovery procedures to ensure business continuity.
?Stay updated on current knowledge and understanding of security and networking best practices to offer the best solutions and protection to company systems.
Technical Skills and Abilities:
?Comprehensive understanding of network services and networks such as TCP/IP, OSPF, and EIGRP.
?In-depth understanding and practical knowledge of networking systems such as LAN, firewalls, routers, and printers.
?Ability to manage several projects simultaneously from design to implementation.
?Ability to analyze and evaluate networks, identify issues, and provide solutions to ensure networks are operating efficiently.
?Time management skills.
?Ability to communicate technical information to other technical team members.
Ability to communicate effectively with coworkers in other departments who may not have knowledge of networking technical terminology.
Required Education and Experience
?Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field or work experience in place of degree.
?Proven experience as a Network Engineer or in a similar role.
?Familiarity with network security principles and best practices.
?Experience with network monitoring tools.
?Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
?Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
?Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
?Juniper Networks Certified Internet Associate (JNCIA)
POSITION TYPE/EXPECTED HOURS OF WORK
This is a Full Time position. Actual schedule and hours may vary.
Reports directly to IT Manager
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.
Entravision Communications Corporation participates in the E-Verify system operated by the US Department of Homeland Security and the Social Security Administration and will use E-Verify to confirm work eligibility for all new hire employees.
Entravision Communications is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
We encourage women and minorities to apply