Kore1, Inc., the world leader in the recruitment of creative and
information technology professionals, has an immediate opening for
a Network Architect with one of our clients in Orange County,
Job Description Responsibilities:
Reporting to the Technical Services Manager, this position is
responsible for designing, supporting, managing and maintaining all
aspects of the network infrastructure.
Responsible for LAN/WAN, wireless technologies, network
security, VoIP, and datacenter switching.
Engages in architecture definition, planning, technology
direction, project management as well as mentoring of network
Works closely with clients, vendors, carriers and other
technical and non-technical staff to analyze business and technical
requirements and develop options, recommendations and associated
cost benefits, while providing engineering design for
This position will research, evaluate and recommend new tools
and technologies for data, video and voice networks.
Assess emerging technologies and make recommendations to
information technology management.
Oversee, certify and assist in implementation and support of the
enterprise wide network.
Other duties and projects as assigned as assigned.
Must have Bachelor's Degree in Management Information Systems,
Computer Science, or related field. Master's Degree desired.
Certifications strongly preferred in CCNP, CCIE and/or Aruba
Must have a minimum of 5 years' experience designing complex
networks configured with high availability.
Must be highly skilled with managing Cisco routers and switches,
wireless technologies, cabling systems, firewalls, UPS power
Must have over 5-7 years' of experience in designing network
infrastructure, working with all aspects of configuring routers &
switches, hardware & software upgrades, network protocols,
LAN/WLAN/WAN based networks.
Prefer at least 8 years' experience designing complex networks
configured with high availability.
Must have experience managing WLAN &VoIP networks,
Unix/Linux, Aruba wireless technology, remote access services,
network management/monitoring, Palo Alto firewalls, Mobile Device
Experienced in complex infrastructure projects both as a lead
and technical resource.
Skilled in working with desktop devices (PC's, printers, VTs) &
windows operating system.
Excellent project management skills required to ensure tasks and
projects are completed in a successful and timely manner.
Exhibits strong ability to resolve problems effectively and
efficiently to ensure minimal disruptions and unplanned downtimes
of hospital systems.
Strong oral and written communication skills necessary to
communicate (technically and non-technically) with team members,
other IT professional staff, IT management, users and vendors to
ensure successful and cooperative completion of tasks and projects
and to resolve problems in a timely manner.
Strong teamwork abilities with multiple IS groups and
departmental user groups.
Ability to successfully perform administrative responsibilities
necessary to comply with Organization and IS policies, procedures
Additional Information Must have working experience with Aruba,