Job Summary

Sr. Network Administrator

  • Location:
    Houston, Texas
  • Salary:
    90000 $ - 100000 $ / Year
  • Job reference:
  • Category:
    Network Administrator
  • Contract Type:
    Direct Hire

A direct-hire, Sr. Network Administrator job in Houston, TX is available through Modis IT & Engineering. This position is marked as a “technical specialist” and is responsible for the implementation and design of local and wide area network infrastructure and application components. This position is with a growing company, and candidates need to be motivated, eager to learn, and opportunities for growth will become available.
Sr. Network Administrator job responsibilities include:

  • Maintain a robust, detailed understanding of routing protocols, network security best practices and standards.
  • Interface with, lead, and direct telecom vendors as needed to complete network related tasks and projects as required.
  • Provide real-time network system support to internal and if needed external customers.
  • Lead job assignments without direct supervision.
  • Evaluate technical specifications for business requirements.
  • Develop and implement efficient and cost-effective solutions.
  • Serve as a liaison between the business and technical support staff when and as needed.
  • Work closely with management to prioritize business goals and information needs.
  • Mentor and share expertise with junior members of the network team.


  • Minimum of 5 years’ hands-on experience and maintaining local and wide area network infrastructure (Cisco Router/Switches, Palo Alto Firewalls, & Aruba Wireless, Shortel VOIP)
  • Solid understanding of OSI model and related concepts.
  • Robust understanding of common network routing and switching protocols.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills as well as strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to conceptualize and assimilate data and present proposals in a clear and concise manner.
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize assignments.
  • Ability to adapt effectively to new and changing environments.
  • Ability to be on rotating 24x7 on-call rotation.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Prior work experience in Oil and Gas industry.
  • Bachelor Degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Management Information Systems or related years of experience.
  • Ability and willingness to periodically travel (10-15%) to remote company field locations; ability to lift 50 pounds.
  • Driven, self-starter with can-do attitude who constantly works to provide great service

If you are interested in this Sr. Network Administrator job in Houston, TX then please click APPLY NOW. If you have questions about the position or would like more information please contact Michelle Land at (713) 425-2057 or by email (Email Address Withheld by Request)
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