ZS Associates Hiring Experienced Senior Network Administrator @ Pune
Company Name : ZS Associates
Location : Pune
Experience : 3 – 5 yrs.
Posting Job Title: Senior Network Administrator
Job Category: Corporate Support – IT
Job Function: Corporate Support
Posting Location: Pune, India
ZS Associates (http://www.zsassociates.com) is a global leader in sales and marketing consulting, outsourcing, technology and software. Our singular focus for more than 30 years has been to help global companies maximize their sales and marketing organizations’ performance and results. Together, we design and implement strategies that lead to greater market share, more competitive operations and better utilization of today’s latest technologies. From 21 offices around the world, ZS experts use analytics and deep expertise to help companies make smarter decisions quickly and cost effectively. We are particularly known for our strong presence in the pharmaceutical and health care sectors, yet work across a range of industries.
ZS’ India Capability and Expertise Centers house more than 60% of ZS people across two locations based in Pune and Gurgaon. Our teams work in conjunction with onshore colleagues to deliver our sales and marketing projects to our clients. The Centers primarily support client projects based in North America, Europe and East Asia in the areas of Business Analysis, Business Operations and Business Technology.
We are currently seeking applicants for a Network Engineer position to join our Pune office. Qualified candidates will possess the skills detailed below and relevant work experience (minimum 3 years).
The Network Engineer will be part of a team that manages, monitors, and maintains all networked systems for 24/7 optimal performance, data integrity and security in an enterprise environment. As a Network Engineer, you will:
Manage the day-to-day operations of Enterprise and SaaS network infrastructure
Work in a 24/5 rotating shift
Monitor reliability of the network infrastructure and anticipate problems before they occur
Monitor and manage network utilization and performance
Troubleshoot hardware, software, and network related issues, provide quick resolution to problems and participate in finding root causes of issues and may work on action items to prevent future occurrences.
Communicate and coordinate maintenance schedule and downtime to users
Install and configure LAN and WAN devices
Help architect and implement network solutions that meet or exceed our internal and external customers’ SLAs and expectations
Be organized and be able to prioritize tasks
Stay current on network technologies
Provide 24/7 on-call support as required for all network and technical issues
IT team projects as assigned
Bachelor’s degree in related field or equivalent work experience
Advanced training and certifications in Cisco Routers, Switches, Firewalls and F5 Load Balancers
BS/BA with record of high academic achievement
CCNA minimum, CCNP preferred
3-5 years of previous experience (SaaS environment experience a plus)
Experience with Configuring and Troubleshooting Routing – BGP, EIGRP, OSPF
Experience with Configuring and Troubleshooting Switching – VLANs, VTP, STP, HSRP, QoS
Experience with Configuring and Troubleshooting Cisco ASA’s & VPN’s
Experience with F5 Load Balancers preferred
Troubleshooting MPLS circuits (Layer 2 & Layer 3)
Ability to work methodically and analytically in a quantitative problem-solving environment
Excellent leadership, communication and organizational skills
Strong customer service skills