Summary:

Activu is seeking a qualified Network and Systems Administrator at our Rockaway, NJ facility.

 

Responsibilities

  • Maintain overall integrity of the network, server deployment, and security
  • Administer all system servers, desktop computers, printers, routers, switches, firewalls, VOIP systems, smartphones, software deployment, Active Directory services, security updates and patches
  • Establish network specifications by conferring with users; analyzing workflow, access, information, and security requirements; designing router administration, including interface configuration and routing protocols
  • Support and maintain efficiency of VPN gateways, firewalls, Internet, and intranet systems.
  • Maintain network performance by evaluating availability, utilization, throughput, and latency; planning and executing the selection, installation, configuration, and testing of equipment
  • Monitor and administer IT assets to ensure security and availability of all IT resources; making modifications and recommendations for future upgrades
  • Upgrade network by conferring with vendors; developing, testing, evaluating, and installing enhancements
  • Generate all network/IT documentation including logs, system change requests, and maintenance records
  • Identify user requirements and maintain network performance by performing network monitoring and analysis, and performance tuning; administer user support though use of Zendesk application
  • Perform daily backup operations, ensuring all required file systems and system data are successfully backed up to the appropriate media; prepare reports for management
  • Maintain and conduct regular tests of corporate business continuity/disaster recovery plan
  • Maintain an inventory of parts for emergency repairs
  • Train users by designing and conducting training programs; providing references and support
  • Meet financial requirements by submitting information for budgets; monitoring expenses
  • Maintain up-to-date job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations
  • Accomplish organizational goals by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments

 

Requirements

  • Possess a four-year Bachelor’s degree in computer sciences, or related technical field
  • Possess 3-5 years of strongly related industry experience
  • Possess one or more of the industry accepted certifications listed under Additional Skills
  • Interface directly with users and management and possess excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Demonstrate strong proficiency with all Microsoft Office products and Microsoft SharePoint
  • US Citizenship

 

Additional Skills

  • MCSA (Microsoft Certified System Administrator); MCSE (Microsoft Certified System Engineer)
  • MCITP (Microsoft Certified Information Technology Professional); CompTIA A+; Network+; and Security+
  • Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)

 

Compensation and Benefits

  • Salary: Consummate with experience
  • We offer a competitive compensation package and a casual yet high-energy work environment
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Disability, 401k, bonus program

 

If you would like to be considered for this position, please email your resume and contact details to careers@activu.com

 

 

Activu Corporation is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

Activu provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Activu complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.