Assists in designing, installing, and maintaining the network system logs. Evaluates hardware, software and peripheral equipment. Assists in managing network performance to maintain high quality transmission service on the network. Maintains, create/deletes user accounts, maintains and updates system security plans on all platforms. Implements and coordinates network policies, procedures and standards. Enforces security procedures.
Participates in the day-to-day operation of computer networks including hardware/software support, training, and special projects; plans, designs and implements data connectivity for local area network (LAN) and wide area network (WAN) systems. Assists in maintaining the network user documentation including hardware/software applications, support logs and other related information. Participates in researching network and server hardware and software for simple networks. Assists in installing, configuring, and maintaining system hardware and software as needed. May troubleshoot network logs and tracks of the nature and resolution of problems. Monitors usage to ensure security of data and access privileges; installs, supports and maintains network servers and appliances; establishes and maintains user accounts, profiles, file sharing, access privileges and security; performs daily server tape backups. Researches, analyses, monitors, troubleshoots and resolves simple server or data network problems. Brings possible solutions to senior network administrators for approval. Assists in network support, and archiving procedures. Researches and evaluates new technologies related to computer networking. Coordinates with vendors and clients for hardware/software purchases, product services and support. Keeps current regarding new hardware/software products for system enhancements. Helps to establishes and maintains user e-mail accounts; provides e-mail training and software support; provides e-mail documentation and updates user manual as needed. Coordinates network policies, procedures and standards and enforces security procedures. Insures that computer software and applications adhere to the organizational plan.
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:
Requires bachelor's degree or equivalent, and zero to two years of related experience.
Normal demands associated with an office environment. Ability to work on computer for long periods, and communicate with individuals by telephone, email and face to face. Some travel may be required.