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Network Administrator

City of Hinesville

Posted: Sep. 6, 2018

End Date: Sep. 21, 2018

The City of Hinesville is accepting applications for a Network Administrator. This position oversees data security and maintains production level servers, patches and updates and participates in the support and maintenance of all components of the network according to established specifications.  The position also provides direct support to the Information Technology Director. 
Major duties include scheduling and performing maintenance on all network equipment as needed; maintaining the firewall and network monitoring servers to prevent network intrusion and detection; designing, configuring, deploying and maintaining the City’s enterprise security infrastructure; performing network design and capacity planning; maintaining network performance by performing network monitoring and analysis, and performance tuning; troubleshooting network problems and escalating problems to vendor; maintaining configurations and implementing changes as necessary on all network routers and switches; participating in the development and support of networks; recommending standards, specifications and methodologies for network operations and carrying out or participating in the implementation of Information Technology strategy and schedules.
A bachelor’s degree in Information Technology or Computer Science and four years of experience in the field is required.  Knowledge and skills required for the position include a comprehensive knowledge of network security, firewalls, local area network/metropolitan area network (LAN/MAN) hardware and software, Internet technologies, and personal computers (PCs); the ability to install and support PC and network hardware and software; skills in interpersonal communication, problem solving, decision-making, customer service; and the possession of a strong desire to learn and be flexible with regard to new technology and methodology.
Minimum starting salary is $40,382 plus an excellent benefit package.  The position closes on Friday, September 21, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. 
Please apply online at: https://ga-hinesville.civicplushrms.com/careersEOE