System Administrator

Employer
Acumen Security, LLC
Location
Rockville, MD
Posted
May 28, 2021
Closes
Jun 17, 2021
Ref
2040924753
Hours
Full Time
DescriptionThe Connected World team focuses on cybersecurity, software testing, and assurance services for network-enabled devices, such as computers, tablets, mobile devices, apps, software and wireless, and connected products. The team provides services to help bring cutting-edge technology to market quickly with the assurance of safety/security, quality, and performance.Acumen Security, an Intertek Company, is a full-service security certification provider offering Consulting, Documentation Development, and Laboratory Services designed to assist in certifying commercial products against regulatory cybersecurity standards. Our goal is to not only assist our clients in certifying their products but to provide a seamless and cost-effective way while maintaining the integrity of the certification efforts. While adhering to industry standards, Acumen Security works effectively and efficiently to maximize our clients' Returns on Investment.Summary: The Network Systems Administrator will have experience with various Linux systems, routers, switches familiarity with wireless technology and networks. Industry certifications such as Security+, MCSE, Scripting, CCNA, and Network+ are a plus. The Network Systems Administrator will oversee, maintain day to day running of current infrastructure. The Network Systems Administrator will plan and build out the future growth of the infrastructure. Responsibilities: Install and configure network devices (ie, switches, routers, firewalls, wireless network devices, virtualization servers). Maintain various systems such as Active Directory, DNS server, Virtualization servers (ESXi), OwnCloud (document repository), sFTP servers etc. Ownership of Company-wide Information Security Policy, BCP, and DRP plans. Monitor security of the network and systems. Maintain and grow network infrastructure. Patch and upgrade systems as necessary. Monitor, identify and resolve network issues and downtime. ecommend, schedule, and perform network improvements, upgrades, and repairs. Provision of new accounts (on various systems). Communicate and collaborate with co-workers and management to ensure network function can meet business demands. Provide routine support for in-house computer systems using Windows 10 and virtualization servers. Maintain working database or inventory of network devices, IPs, and access control. Troubleshooting and security products in tandem with security engineers. QualificationsEducation : Associates and or bachelor, other related fields, or equivalent experience. Preferred: Industry certifications such as Security+, MCSE, Scripting, CCNA, and Network+. A career with Intertek means joining a global network of professionals dedicated to bringing quality and safety to life. Our vision is to become the world's most trusted partner for Quality Assurance and we offer our employees the chance to make an impact with attractive growth opportunities in this industry on a global scale. We offer a salary and benefits package competitively placed within the local market, including medical, dental, vision, life, disability, 401(k) with company match, tuition reimbursement, and more. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against applicants due to Veteran's status or on the basis of disability. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin. Intertek is a drug-free workplace. As a condition of employment, all hires are required to pass a pre-employment drug test. #LI-KN1