Network Consultant / Engineer
$95-$110K plus bonus
The Network Consultant is a full time permanent position. Looking for well-rounded Network Consultants with experience working with small and mid-sized businesses. A diverse technical skillset is key along with stellar client service skills, excellent written/verbal communication skills, high energy level and dynamic personality. Must own a reliable car with insurance to travel to client sites 50% of the time downtown and throughout the Chicago area and suburbs when necessary. Position will be a combination of remote and on-site support.
-The Network Consultant will manage a client base and support and maintain Microsoft Server solutions including Windows Server, SharePoint, and SQL.
-The Network Consultant will install and support large platform Networks.
-The Network Consultant will handle administration of virtualization solutions built on Server, SharePoint, Microsoft, and Citrix technologies.
-The Network Consultant will install and maintain networking solutions from industry-leading providers such as Dell Sonicwall, HP Procurve, and others.
-The Network Consultant will maintain and monitor environments using a variety of solutions, and also provide Tier 2 support on more challenging help desk issues.
-The Network Consultant will design and implement IT solutions for client base.
-The Network Consultant will design documents and maintain client infrastructure.
-The Network Consultant will design document and implement client backup and disaster recovery systems.
-The Network Consultant will monitor client systems performance and reliability.
-5+ years of information technology experience.
-Experience with Microsoft Server solutions including Networking, Windows Server and SharePoint.
-Experience with Firewalls, Citrix, Storage, and SQL.
-Ability to handle administration of Citrix technologies.
-Ability to install and support large platform networks.
-Ability to install and maintain networking solutions.
-Ability to provide Tier 2 support on more challenging help desk issues (desktop, software applications, user endpoint issues, workstation migrations, hardware, internet connectivity, etc.).
-Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to provide a high level of customer service.
-Excellent problem solving skills.
-Reliable means of transportation.
-Consulting experience with small to mid-size company is a plus.
-MSP (Managed Service Provider) experience is a plus.
Keywords: Chicago IL Jobs, Managed Services Network Consultant, Network Engineer, Technical Support, VmWare, Cisco, MS Exchange, SQL, Group Policy, Networking, Chicago Recruiters, Information Technology Jobs, IT Jobs, Chicago Recruiting
If you are an employer and recruiting for similar IT professionals / positions, please contact our Technical Recruiters at Next Step Systems http://www.nextstepsystems.com/employers_submit_gg.htm. We are a national IT Recruiting Firm / Agency specializing in full-time direct hire Information Technology employment opportunities.
No Corp-To-Corp Or Third Party Recruiters; W-2 Direct Hire Only.