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Network and Systems Technician

Kelly Services
Freeport, TX 77542
Kelly Services is hiring a Network and Systems Technician for a contract opportunity in Freeport, Texas. For immediate consideration, please email your resume directly to kim.hewlen@kellyservices.com and apply online.


**Network and Systems Technologist**

**Freeport, TX (onsite)**

**Approximately 1+ year contract**

**Pay Range: $20 - $30/hr DOE**


Job Overview:


We are looking for a skilled Network and System Technologist to assist the site OT Administrator in undertaking tasks of network and systems, troubleshooting, maintenance, development, and projects. You will be responsible for maintaining the network and systems in ways that optimize its performance. The ideal candidate will be a competent individual with great passion for technology. An analytical mindset will be essential for effective troubleshooting and improving the networks functions. The goal is to assist in creating and sustaining well-functioning, reliable and modern networks and systems to ensure the unobtrusive operation of business.


Job Responsibilities:


+ Monitor and maintain local and wide area network hardware, including Windows servers, Cisco switches, routers, and firewalls, VMware, cable and fiber infrastructure, printers, etc.

+ Monitor and maintain system backups (Acronis experience preferred)

+ Monitor and maintain system antivirus security policy (Symantec SEPM experience preferred)

+ Monitor and maintain IPS/IDS, Firewall, Anti-Virus, Anti-Spam, Anti-malware, etc. applications

+ Monitor and maintain Microsoft Domain including Active Directory, DNS, Group Policy, WSUS and computer imaging, and to provide updates to Microsoft Active Directory on regular basis

+ Monitor and maintain network management tools and add network peripherals according to the existing policy (SolarWinds experience preferred)

+ Performs day-to-day system health monitoring and performance optimization

+ Performs troubleshooting of network, connectivity, server, storage, and application environment

+ Logs all computer, terminal, and server hardware/software problems

+ Prepare and maintain networking documentation and cabling layouts

+ Create and maintain an inventory of Network property and assets

+ Monitors vendor advisories and work closely with vendors as needed

+ Participates in root cause analysis of network incident investigations

+ Implements approved small upgrade projects

+ Installs network hardware components and cables

+ Notifies Site OT Administrator of unusual problems

+ Performs other related duties and tasks as required


Essential Skills, Experience & Knowledge Must have:


+ 5+ years networking and/or systems experience

+ Windows 10, Windows Server experience

+ Good knowledge of WAN, LAN, TCP/IP, Firewalls, Routers, Switches and troubleshooting these devices

+ Good understanding of security principles and best practices

+ Strong diagnostic and problem-solving skills

+ Certified network and/or systems professional accreditation

+ Good knowledge of various network and/or systems technologies

+ Detail-oriented and thorough problem-solvers


We value:


+ Cisco Networking certification (CCNA)

+ Microsoft CompTIA A+ Microsoft CompTIA Network+ VMWare VCP6.5-DCV certification


**You should know:** Your safety matters! Vaccination against COVID-19 may be a requirement for this job in compliance with current client and governmental policies. A Kelly recruiter will confirm and share more details with you during the interview process.


**Why Kelly** **** **?**


By partnering with Kelly Technology, youll have direct connections to top companies around the globegiving you the chance to put your tech skills to work on some of todays most intriguing, innovative, and high-visibility projects. In a world where change is the only constant, our unparalleled connections and IT market expertise help you take your skills exactly where you want to go. Were here to help you gain experience, keep learning, and move your career forward.


**About Kelly** ****


At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.


Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.

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Posted: 2022-03-09 Expires: 2022-06-09

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