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Network Architect

Posting date: 25/04/2016
Salary: 135 000 - 145 000 USD
Job Location: USA
Industry: Healthcare / Medical
Contact Phone Number: +31 20 4919874


  • .Oversee network operations and ensure it aligns with the business objectives of the organization
  • .Plan, coordinate, direct and design all operational activities of the network team, as well as provide direction and support for IT solutions that enhance business operations
  • .Implements and maintains bridges, routers, gateways, remote access servers, domain servers, security firewalls, application and device servers and Internet or Intranet devices and connections
  • .Designs, configures, monitors and optimizes local and wide area networks and printers for optimal performance, maximum availability, minimal maintenance, and reasonable costs
  • .Performs preventative and fault isolation maintenance on the local and wide area networks
  • .Designs, configures, maintains and manages network security features for local and wide area networks
  • .Configures, monitors, and maintains anti-virus programs to insure network and systems integrity
  • .Works with network engineers to integrate voice, data and video applications on the local and wide area networks
  • .Analyzes, recommends, and evaluates new hardware, software, and communications products for network compatibility and applicability
  • .Develops, maintains and updates a library of technical documentation
  • .Works with cross-functional teams in the design and implementation of information technology and assists in the training of other information systems personnel to improve their technical skills
  • .Assists director with development of systems standards, short and long term goals, project management, and strategic directions
  • .Keeps current on new developments and techniques in information technology


  • . Bachelor's degree in computer science or related field or equivalent technical or professional experience related to the design, installation, and maintenance of local and wide area networks required
  • . Minimum of ten years of related work experience along with CCIE, CCDP, CCSP, MCSE, and VCP5 certifications preferred
  • . 5+ years of supervisory or management experience in a technical environment
  • . Experienced with designing and relocating data centers, WAN optimization, DRP/BCP, along with the full suite of Microsoft products
  • . Experience in monitoring and managing the detection and prevention of host-based intrusion, data loss, malware as well as vulnerability scanning solutions, DDOS protection, security event and information management, host-based integrity checking, end-point security, etc.
  • . Strong project management and staff mentoring skills and experience
  • . Strong analytical skills and effective interpersonal and communication skills to interact with a wide range of users having different levels of computer expertise
  • . A minimum of 7 years' experience with the design, installation, and administration of Microsoft product environments - AD, Exchange, SQL, OS, Cisco switching, routing, UC, VMware
  • . Network Intrusion Prevention, Host Intrusion Prevention, Web Proxy, DDOS, Firewalls, Wired and Wireless Security, and Security Controls Policy Enforcement
  • . A minimum of 7 years of hands-on technical support with firewall and switch configuration, server hardware troubleshooting, UC, VLAN configuration and support
  • .A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected including the ability to multi-task and work productively in a demanding technical environment with changing priorities

Job conditions:

  • The Network Architect is responsible for providing leadership and oversights for data networking services, voice and messaging services, firewalls, and intrusion prevention services.
  • Responsible for configuration, operation, and administration of data centers, server hardware, operating systems, and communications infrastructure. Supervision, direction, and mentoring of the network team.