Cisco Administrator 8/25/2016

Confidential Company Houston, TX

Company
Confidential Company
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
29283948
AJE Ref #
575981396
Location
Houston, TX
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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CISCO ADMINISTRATOR

THE CISCO ADMINISTRATOR WILL MANAGE AND SUPPORT THE COMPANY\'S CISCO UNIFIED COMMUNICATIONS VOIP TELEPHONE SYSTEM WHICH INCLUDES SERVERS, GATEWAYS, THIRD PARTY HARDWARE AND SOFTWARE INTEGRATIONS. SPECIFIC SUPPORT EMPHASIS WILL BE ON CONFIGURATION, MANAGEMENT, SYSTEM UPGRADES AND DAY-TO-DAY OPERATIONAL SUPPORT AND MAINTENANCE.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:

* SUPPORTING, MAINTAINING, AND CONFIGURING CISCO NETWORK EQUIPMENT AND OPERATING SYSTEMS
* EXPERIENCE WITH ROUTE LISTS, PATTERNS, HUNT GROUPS AND GLOBAL DIRECTORY ADMINISTRATION EXPERIENCE
* KNOWLEDGE OF ETHERNET NETWORK TOPOLOGIES BOTH LAN AND WAN
* SERVER EXPERIENCE ON CISCO UCS, EXCHANGE AND ACTIVE DIRECTORY WITH ABILITY TO EXTEND THIS KNOWLEDGE INTO CISCO AND TELEPHONY APPLICATIONS
* KNOWLEDGE OF BASIC TELEPHONY PRINCIPALS AND VOIP PROTOCOLS
* PERFORM ROUTINE SYSTEM ADMINISTRATION TASKS INCLUDING OS AND APPLICATION PATCHES, UPGRADES AND BACKUPS
* EXPERIENCE WITH NETWORK SECURITY, QOS IMPLEMENTATION AND TROUBLESHOOTING

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

* INSTALL, CONFIGURE, AND MAINTAIN CISCO NETWORK SERVER EQUIPMENT AND OPERATING SYSTEMS
* UTILIZE CISCO NETWORK MANAGEMENT SOFTWARE AND HARDWARE TO IDENTIFY AND CORRECT PROBLEMS WITH THE DATA COMMUNICATIONS EQUIPMENT
* PROVIDE CONFIGURATION AND PROBLEM RESOLUTION SUPPORT FOR THE COMPANY\'S TELEPHONE SYSTEM
* ALONG WITH OTHER STAFF, EVALUATE AND IMPLEMENT NEW TECHNOLOGIES FOR DATA COMMUNICATIONS RELATED TO DATA, VOICE, AND VIDEO
* DEVELOP AND SUPPORT USER PROGRAMMING REQUIRED TO MONITOR AND MAINTAIN TELEPHONE SYSTEM
* LEAD EFFORTS TO DIAGNOSE AND RESOLVE COMPLEX SYSTEM CONFIGURATION, PRODUCTION AND DEPLOYMENT PROBLEMS
* MAINTAIN INVENTORY RECORDS FOR ALL EQUIPMENT PURCHASED, INSTALLED OR CONTROLLED UNDER NETWORK SERVICES
* PERFORM EQUIPMENT, SOFTWARE, AND FIRMWARE UPDATES AS RECOMMENDED BY INDUSTRY STANDARDS AND DIRECTED BY THE NETWORK MANAGER
* RESEARCHES AND INVESTIGATE NEW AND CURRENT VOIP TOOLS