Job Description Systems/Network Engineer G&G Outfitter's is looking for a full time network/systems engineer for an energetic and growing brand merchandising company in Lanham, MD. Employees are running Windows (7, 8), Mac, and there are many different servers operating systems in use today. The IT team members run a variety of flavors of Windows and Linux, but typically manage their own environment. Primary responsibility will be to ensure systems continue to operate, patches are applied, research and configure new hardware purchases. Experience with SonicWall firewalls a must, Juniper firewalls a plus, Active Directory and O365 are a must. Strong communication skills and reliability are required to be successful. Primary Responsibilities · Monitor all internal servers and primary applications running on in our environment, including primary/secondary domain controllers, backup/file share, print servers, and development environments. · Respond to and correct issues in our data center virtualized environment; VMWare. We use Expedient to manage the hardware, we manage from the VM up in the stack. · Ensure nightly backups are running correctly, knowledge of scheduling tasks and batch scripting required. o Experience with Unitrend backup appliance a plus. · Troubleshoot any network issues, remote connectivity issues that employees have with VPN, core application issues, focal member of the incident response team (virus or ransomware cleanup, deal with hardware failures. · Communicate with internal staff to proactively notify us of issues such as patches, end of life (eg XP), upgrades, etc. · Experience setting up a proactive monitoring system using Logic Monitor or Data Dog. · Monitoring and correcting issues identified by our SIEM/IDS system. Experience with Event Tracker a plus. Technical Qualifications · 5-7 years related network operations · Sonic Wall firewall configuration and management, SSL and PPTP VPN is deployed · Basic desktop troubleshooting and installation (we have FTE desktop, this is backup role for her) · Comfortable with building or repairing desktop and server systems · Voice/Telephony experience a plus, we have a Mitel PBX with a managed service provider supporting it · Knowledge and experience with IP troubleshooting, TCP/IP, DNS, ping, trace route · Knowledge and experience with O365 (exchange online, SharePoint configuration, OneDrive, etc) · Experience troubleshooting Fiber/Connectivity problems with vendors · Knowledge and experience using a trouble ticketing system · Knowledge and experience with change management Desired Qualities · Energetic person with passion to continue learning. · Ability to learn fast and apply knowledge in different situations, ability to quickly research solutions to problems. Company Description G&G Outfitters is a premier full service branded merchandise agency headquartered in Lanham, MD. G&G Outfitters combines innovative design, creative and marketing services and promotional solutions to help clients define and differentiate their business with branded and custom merchandise. Our in-house capabilities, including screen-printing and embroidery, global sourcing, and storage and fulfillment, allow customers to benefit from increased flexibility, lower costs and faster turnarounds.