Computer Network Specialist
We are looking for a Computer Network Specialist to work in the San Diego area. A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field. Current Certifications are a plus. Experience in the set up, support, and maintenance of local area networks (LANs), wide area networks (WANs), and other networking systems is desirable, along with installation of routers, switches, firewalls and network-related software programs.
Responsibilities may include but are not limited to:
Maintaining the integrity and security of a company’s network and the systems connected to it. A computer networking specialist must have extensive knowledge of network connectivity, protocols, network security devices, network types, including wireless, fiber optic or Cat5, and common operating systems, such as Windows and UNIX.
Could be responsible for responding to troubleshooting calls and e-mails from users of the network. They’ll need to be able to diagnose and offer repair instructions remotely, as well as in person. Will often monitor network access for bottlenecks, security threats or problems with connectivity and might also configure and maintain security devices to ensure the safety of company software, systems and data.
CompTIA’s Network+ or Security+ credentials. Experience working with specific networking hardware or software is desirable, and certifications, such as Microsoft’s Certified Technology Specialist or Cisco’s Certified Network Professional.