New Jersey

Network Administrator - IT 

The IT Network Administrator is responsible for the design, implementation, and support of the local area and wide area data networks for Alvogen U.S. operations in Norwich, NY and Pine Brook, NJ. The Network Administrator also provide primary local support for the onsite telephone systems and share responsibility for the design and support of the global Alvogen wide area network and other global WAN-based technologies. They will also perform other IT job functions and support duties as assigned by the Manager IT Infrastructure. This is a senior technical role, not a management role.

ORGANIZATION STRUCTURE

The IT Network Administrator reports to the Manager IT Infrastructure. This is a senior technical role, not a management role.

RESPONSIBILITIES

1. Local Area Network Design, Implementation, and Maintenance Design physical and logical local area network architecture Install, configure, and qualify networking equipment and wiring Implement changes to network equipment and configuration according to business requirements Manage firmware/operating system updates to network equipment 2. Wide Area Network Design, Implementation, and Maintenance Design physical and logical wide area network architecture to support connectivity between physical sites Install, configure, and qualify wide area networking equipment Implement changes to network equipment and configuration according to business requirement Install, configure and maintain perimeter threat management devices (firewalls, intrusion monitors, advance threat protection devices) Manage firmware/operating system updates to network equipment 3. Wireless Network Design, Implementation, and Maintenance Design physical and logical wireless network architecture Install, configure, and qualify wireless networking equipment Implement changes to network equipment and configuration according to business requirement Manage firmware/operating system updates to wireless network equipment 4. Voice over IP Provide technical support for Voice over IP telephony system Provide end user support for VOIP services Provide end user account management support 5. Network Monitoring and Troubleshooting Monitor local area and wide area network utilization and capacity Monitor for indications of network based electronic threats and respond to suspected security breaches Troubleshoot network performance issues 6. Vendor Management Manage incident reporting and tracking with external providers of data and voice communication services Manage equipment support agreements for network equipment 7. Equipment Management Manage and maintain network equipment and associated software Maintain inventory of network equipment 8. User Support Provide end user support for network connectivity issues Provide support for remote user connectivity 9. Documentation Develop and maintain network design documentation Develop and maintain wire plant documentation 10. Secondary Duties Windows Server Management VM-Ware/Hyper-V Management Provide backup for general end user support

QUALIFICATIONS

REQUIRED:

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Information Technology related field or equivalent experience.
  • 3+ years of experience in network management and support roles.
  • Ability to quickly learn and understand emerging technologies.
  • Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) Routing and Switching certification. Specific experience with both Cisco and HP Procurve/Aruba equipment desirable.
  • Experience with configuration and management of firewall, edge security, and threat management devices. Specific experience with Sonicwall desirable.
  • Experience with configuration and management of enterprise WiFi networks. Specific experience with Meraki wireless solution desirable.
  • Experience with AAA network authentication and Windows Network Policy Server (NPS/RADIUS)
  • Windows Server management skills
  • VMWare/Hyper-V management skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills; functions well in a team environment.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication.
  • Must be able to travel to Norwich or Pine Brook sites as required.

DESIRED

  • Experience configuring and managing Cisco Unified Communications Manager (CallManager).
  • CCNA Voice certification
  • MCSA Certification
  • VM-Ware certification
  • System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM) experience
  • O365/Azure experience
  • Prior experience managing technology in a GxP regulated environment.
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