Network Technician

Company: eXcell

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US-OR-Umatilla, OR 97882
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Job Description You’re covered with eXcell. We offer our temporary employees full benefits. Always have. Always will. Join us!
 
We are looking to hire a highly motivated, best-in-class Network Technician to join our high-visibility client’s network infrastructure deployment team. The candidate will work with minimum supervision in a dynamic environment to drive the expansion of next-generation networks. Position responsibilities will include scaling support of several data center locations and providing day to day assistance to capacity management. The Network Technician will work closely with both internal customers and external vendors to facilitate smooth project execution as directed by Technical Program Managers.
 
The ideal candidate is highly autonomous, very detail oriented, possesses strong written and verbal communication skills and has significant experience supporting large scale, enterprise class networks. Excellent network implementation and troubleshooting skills combined with a proven documentation methodology are required. Strong written and verbal communication skills and an ability to interact efficiently with peers and customers are also required. Must have the ability to work in a fast-paced, collaborative environment.
 
Responsibilities:
  • Deliver simple, sustainable and repeatable solutions and processes
  • Work closely with our Network Engineering & Network Technical Project Manager teams to ensure fast, smooth rollout of new designs and products
  • Manage work and priorities through ticketing system and workflow
  • Collaborate with various stakeholders to remove project obstacles
  • Travel within the Virginia region will be required
  • Troubleshoot networking, routing and interconnectivity issues, including troubleshooting of network device configuration and low level application interaction
  • Complete customer requests via Remedy trouble ticketing system
  • Participate in the migration, basic configuration and rollout of new or upgraded hardware

  • Qualifications:
  • Entry level - 2 years of relevant experience
  • TCP/IP networking knowledge
  • Broad understanding of infrastructure technologies
  • Knowledge of network cabling and standard optic types
  • Substantial background in large scale data center network implementations and support
  • Experience working in virtualized enterprise networking environments
  • Familiarity with common networking terms
  • Ethernet and IP networking knowledge and experience in the application of IP protocols
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Experience dealing with customers during problem resolution and operating efficiently under pressure
  • Effective prioritization and time management
  • Physical requirements: ability to sit at a computer for entire 8-hour shift with appropriate breaks while maintaining a high level of alertness and attention to detail
  • Ability to move and lift computer equipment up to 35 lbs.

  • W2 only, no Corp to Corp. We are unable to sponsor H1B visas at this time. **eXcell™ Supports Equal Employment Opportunity** eXcell™, a division of CompuCom® Systems, Inc., a global company headquartered in Bellevue, Washington, provides IT staffing services and solutions to Fortune 1000 companies as well as small and medium business. For more information, visit www.excell.com.
    Job Requirements**Local Candidates Only** Relocation assistance is not on offer.