IT Network Engineer
IT Network Engineer - Kensington, MD Position DescriptionThe Network Engineer position primarily supports the credit unions data and voice networks. In addition, this position also serves as the credit union System Architect. Position Responsibilities Network Engineering - On a regular basis, this position is response for managing the credit unions LAN/WAN - MPLS/PTP network.This includes creating well documented network and system diagrams, as well as department policies and procedures. Primary systems will include routers, switches, firewalls, Intrusion Detection Systems, and Intrusion Protection Systems.Operating Systems must be kept up to date and compliant.System Architect - On a regular basis, this position will research, design, implement and train IT staff on various technologies being deployed by the credit union.This will include VMWare, Terminal Services, and SAN technologies.This includes creating well documented system diagrams, as well as department policies and procedures.Operating Systems must be kept up to date and compliant.Security / Audit / Disaster Recovery - On a regular basis, this position will perform preventative and fault isolation maintenance for network communications and server hardware; maintain production and test databases to meet redundancy and project requirements; audit systems for critical updates on a monthly basis, or each time a major threat is announced.This includes creating well documented system diagrams, as well as department policies and procedures.Project Management - On a regular basis this position will be working on multiple projects at the same time and will need to have strong organizational skills and the ability to multi-task.Compliance Training - On an annual basis, must pass all required Bank Secrecy Act (BSA) and credit union tests.Other duties as assigned. Position RequirementsExperience4+ years of credit union / Network Engineering experienceIn-Depth experience with MPLS / various communication protocols Education4 year college degree or comparable work experienceCCNA Preferred SkillsExceptional ability to handle and prioritize multiple projects / tasksDiplomacy and tactMust have a positive / can do attitudeExceptional organizational skillsInnovative thinkerExceptional verbal and written communication skillsStrong analytical and problem-solving skills - ability to think "outside the box"Strong attention to detailStrong interpersonal skills Software, EquipmentPC / Telephone / Microsoft Project / Microsoft Office Suite Physical Demands / Work EnvironmentMust have a valid state issued Driver's LicenseThe ability to lift 35 lbs. Ability to install and move equipment to include reaching, climbing or balancing; stooping, kneeling, crouching, or crawling. The ability to drive a corporate vehicle to remote locations. Other pertinent information specific to positionThe ability to travel occasionally Work ScheduleM-F day, some evenings and weekends as needed by projects The list of duties and responsibilities is not intended to be all-inclusive and may be expanded to include other duties or responsibilities that management may deem as necessary.