COMPUTER & NETWORK ADMINISTRATOR with XIM, Inc. (400 Beale Street, Suite 103, San Francisco, CA 94105)

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JOB LOCATION: 300 Santana Row, Third & Fourth Floor, San Jose, CA 95128.

 JOB DESCRIPTION:

  • Research, test, evaluate and make recommendations regarding network hardware and software
  • Evaluate network performance issues including availability, utilization, throughput, good put, and latency using combination of tools, including Microsoft SCCM, Solar winds and Packet Analyzer
  • Install, maintain and upgrade all network/computer hardware equipment
  • Test new hardware and software applications
  • Configure, install and add new hosts, including Citrix desktops, Dialysis Machines, Laptops, Smartphones, Tablets, Wireless Access, Video Conferencing Codecs, and Network printers
  • Configure and route network traffic and maintain devices
  • Configure and set up File servers, Web servers, and Virtual machines on the network
  • Identify areas of operation for new sites which need upgraded equipment, such as network gear, fiber optic cables, and telephone wires
  • Monitor network activity and usage to ensure data security using tools such as VNC Server, Remote Desktop and other performance monitoring software
  • Design and establish network topology for new sites by conferring with third party vendors like Cisco
  • Analyze network hardware and software issues in a timely manner and provide end-user training where required
  • Meet with senior staff to deploy and manage corporate LAN infrastructure, voice and data networks
  • Install releases and updates for software and OS
  • Resolve escalations in a timely manner to resolve various systems, network and application issues with end users
  • Create account access and network access privileges for staff
  • Evaluate and test Spin Suite applications for in-house QA and developers
  • Develop and maintain a working knowledge of new and existing products and write KB articles for clients

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, MIS, IT or related field of study, or equivalent* + 2 years of related professional experience.
    • *The company will accept any combination of education, training and work experience deemed equivalent (by a professional credential evaluator) to a U.S. Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, MIS, IT or related field of study.
  • Position also requires:
    • Strong knowledge and understanding of theoretical and conceptual networking and database concepts such as TCP/IP, Routing, DNS, NFS, DHCP, WINS, SNMP, SSL, VPN, IIS/SMS, MS SQL, Windows Server and Active Directory.
    • Sound customer skills are also required.
  • Position reports to job site in San Jose and may involve travel to various client sites in the Bay Area.
  • Some telecommuting is permitted.
  • Position may involve both day and night shifts.