Informational Technology Position - Normandy Schools Collaborative
Position: Informational Technology Position
Subject Area: (none)
Job Title: Network Engineer
Deadline: Open until filled **
District: Normandy Schools Collaborative
St. Louis, MO 63121
Telephone: 314-493-0408
Job Description:
Normandy Schools Collaborative seeks a Network Engineer who is highly qualified and knowledgeable to step into an exciting role within the district and to help support our community of teachers, learners and leaders. In NSC, we are committed to a vision of high expectations for achievement, equal access to high levels of instruction, academic proficiency for all students, and the closing of the achievement gap among subgroups within the schools. 
Primary Purpose:
The Network Engineer provides on demand technical assistance and support for all network equipment. This includes software, hardware and operational support to ensure minimal down time and greatest staff productivity. This position is expected to function 75% of the time as a Network engineer and 25% as a Senior System Administrator. 

Typical duties include but are not limited to installing and maintaining computer systems including software and hardware; installing and testing network infrastructure equipment including switches, routers, servers, and associated cabling; determining causes of computer/software/network malfunctions through evaluation and testing and resolve via additions, modifications, repair.
  • Communicate politely and effectively both written and orally.
  • Coordinate effectively with user personnel and management at all levels.
  • Ability to setup Microsoft based servers unassisted (DC’s, File Servers, Exchange, SQL)
  • Work on multiple tasks with minimal supervision.
  • Install, configure and maintain network services, equipment and devices Supports administration of servers, firewalls, routers and switches. A strong knowledge of Microsoft Servers, Hyper-V and VMware A strong working knowledge of Exchange Server.
  • CCNA or successful completion of the Introduction to Cisco Networking Technologies exam or one or more years proven experience supporting enterprise networking.
  • Demonstrate the ability to configure and troubleshoot routers and switches with a minimum of assistance. This includes the Cisco CLI, serial, telnet and TFTP.
  • Understand concepts and have the ability to troubleshoot problems relating to IP routing, routing protocols (OSPF) and VLANS.
  • Have a solid understanding of network troubleshooting tools both hardware and software.
  • A strong working knowledge of Brocade, Sonicwall, and Xirrus.
  • Requires a thorough knowledge of networking essentials.
  • Perform troubleshooting analysis of servers, networks, workstations and associated systems.
  • Access to reliable personal transportation and possess a valid driver's license
  • Ability to work hours other than 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m,
  • Knowledge and experience dealing with E-mail and LAN/WAN issues.
  • Any of the following certifications A+, Network+ MCSP, MCSE.

Major Responsibilities and Duties:
  • Assist the Director IT or staff members with problems relating to daily or routine network or computer usage.
  • Analyze problems reported through the Technology Director or through on-site troubleshooting.
  • Diagnose reported problems.
  • Determine appropriate solutions for the problem.
  • Advise appropriate staff members of possible causes of the problem and precautions necessary to avoid additional issues.
  • Handle questions pertaining to software and hardware necessary to facilitate completion of job
  • Work cooperatively with Technology Director.
  • Alert the Technology Staff of developing issues and formulate potential fixes.
  • Be able to articulate and manage issues related to network and or systems problems.
  • Install and maintain network and computer systems including software and hardware.
  • Be able to install and test network infrastructure equipment including switches, routers, and associated cabling.
Education and Experience:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or equivalent experience
  • Two years experience In Network
  • Or Associates with 6 years of Network administration experience
  • Certifications:  CCNA, MCSA, MCITP, MCSE, CNE, or equivalent experience

** District reserves the right to close any Job Posting when a suitable applicant has been found before the deadline date.
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