Job Description - IT Network Engineer in Irvine
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IT Network Engineer

Ref: US_EN_6_976947_1528758

Posted on 29 January 2024
Salary
$80 - $95

The IT Network Engineer will be chiefly responsible for developing a new network from the ground up to support a special project. This encompasses a broad range of tasks, with a special emphasis on the design and implementation of a VPN as a key component of this new network. The role is hands-on and requires planning, execution, and management of the network infrastructure to support our changing business environment.

  1. Essential Job Functions:

· Plan, design and implement a new network infrastructure for a special project.

· Design and implement a VPN as a critical element of the new network.

· Configure and manage VPN connections for security and efficiency.

· Identify requirements and set up necessary network configurations, including ports and endpoints.

· Ensure compliance to existing company design and security standards for networks.

· Manage and implement firewall modifications and enforce network security measures.

· Validate all network changes to ensure optimal performance and security.

· Develop and manage a comprehensive project plan for the network setup.

· Work collaboratively with internal staff and external vendors to align network architecture with business objectives.

· Provide technical support and expert advice on network-related issues.

Education / Experience:

· Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field.

· Minimum 5 years of experience in network engineering.

· Relevant certifications (e.g., CCNA, CCNP, CISSP) are preferred.

· This position requires use of information or access to hardware, which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR).

All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of ITAR. ITAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. green card holder), political asylee or refugee.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

·Proficiency in Fortigate firewalls, F5 VPN hardware/software, Cisco switches, and multifactor authentication software.

· Strong knowledge of VPN technologies and network security.

· Proven experience in project planning and network infrastructure implementation.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

Benefit offerings include medical, dental, vision, term life insurance, short-term disability insurance, additional voluntary benefits, commuter benefits and 401K plan. Our program provides employees the flexibility to choose the type of coverage that meets their individual needs. Available paid leave may include Paid Sick Leave, where required by law; any other paid leave required by Federal, State or local law; and Holiday pay upon meeting eligibility criteria. Disclaimer: These benefit offerings do not apply to client-recruited jobs and jobs which are direct hire to a client

To read our Candidate Privacy Information Statement, which explains how we will use your information, please visit https://www.modis.com/en-us/candidate-privacy/

The Company will consider qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records

Pay Details: $80.00 to $95.00 per hour

Benefit offerings available for our associates include medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short-term disability, additional voluntary benefits, EAP program, commuter benefits and a 401K plan. Our benefit offerings provide employees the flexibility to choose the type of coverage that meets their individual needs. In addition, our associates may be eligible for paid leave including Paid Sick Leave or any other paid leave required by Federal, State, or local law, as well as Holiday pay where applicable.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

To read our Candidate Privacy Information Statement, which explains how we will use your information, please navigate to https://www.modis.com/en-us/candidate-privacy

The Company will consider qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records subject to federal contractor requirements and/or security clearance requirements.

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