Network Engineer

Network Engineers at Petracca design, implement, monitor, document, and manage local and wide area networks to ensure maximum uptime for our users.

Network Engineer responsibilities:

  • Designing, implementing new network solutions and improve the efficiency of current networks
  • Installing, configuring and supporting network equipment including routers, proxy servers, switches, WAN accelerators, DNS and DHCP
  • Configuring firewalls, routing and switching to maximize network efficiency and security
  • Maximizing network performance through ongoing monitoring and troubleshooting
  • Investigating faults in the network
  • Updating network equipment to the latest firmware releases
  • Nice to have interest in DevOps

Network Engineer job qualifications and requirements:

  • Bachelor degree in information technology related field of study with a network engineering focus and at least 2 years of experience
  • Strong understanding of network infrastructure and network hardware
  • Ability to think through problems and visualize solutions
  • Ability to implement, administer, and troubleshoot network infrastructure devices, including wireless access points, firewall, routers, switches, controllers
  • Knowledge of application transport and network infrastructure protocols
  • Ability to create accurate network diagrams and documentation for design and planning network communication systems
  • Provides specific detailed information for hardware and software selection
  • Ability to quickly learn new or unfamiliar technology and products using documentation and internet resources
  • Good analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Network security experience
  • LAN and WAN experienc
  • Fluency in English is mandatory, German or French is bonus