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Columbus, OH - IT - COM - Technical Specialist 1/TS1
Ref No.: 17-00157
Location: Columbus, Ohio
Technical Specialist 1- Network Engineer/Systems Administration Consultant
Interview Process: In person interviews local candidates preferred, no Skype interivew please
Will Close to Submissions on:  2/1 at 12:00 PM

Years of Experience
5+ years
4 year college degree or equivalent technical study
The ideal candidate will have the following skills:
The ideal candidate must have the following skills:
  • Expert in VMware ESXi and VDI virtualization and troubleshooting
  • Expert in Routing and switching experience alongside Network firewalls
  • Expert in Windows Server Administration
  • Server virtualization
  • PowerShell scripting / Windows batch scripting / Windows scheduled task management
  • Expert in QoS guidelines and implementation
  • Expert in Windows automation/Scripting
  • VoIP / McAfee / O365 Administration
  • Secure implementation concepts
  • Troubleshooting complex technical issues between various disciplines including, but not limited to:
    • Routers & Switches
    • Firewalls
    • VMware
    • Windows Server OS optimization and upgrades
    • SCCM and SCOM
    • Active Directory & SSO concepts
    • IIS / Websphere
    • SIEM Event Collectors & Vulnerability Management platforms
    • DNS / DHCP / Active Directory and Network communication basics
    • Database drivers & connectivity
    • Certificate services
    • Firewall Administration and troubleshooting
    • F5 Load balancers
    • Mobile Device Management (Airwatch/Apple DEP)
The responsibilities of this job will include, but are not limited to:
  • Manage and Monitor all Commerce (and DSA) Servers
  • Monitor Servers system resource utilization, trending, and capacity planning
  • Manage and Monitoring Application issues on Servers
  • SQL Server Management and Monitoring
  • Web Server and SSL Certs Renewals and working issues
  • Windows update Management
  • Provide L1/L2 support in multiple Desktop/Network issue scenarios
  • Work with Client Teams on Exchange/McAfee/Networking/FIM/RDirectory/VoIP issues
  • Active Directory/Group Policy/DNS and DHCP Management
  • McAfee new products testing and Working with Client on finding resolution
  • Work with Application Team on resolving Server/Networking issues
  • Work with Commerce/DSA staff on improving Networking/Security/QOS standards for Switches/Routers throughout agency(ies)
  • SCCM related Fixes and updates and finding ways to create new reporting
  • Create/Manage scripts on Inventory/Management of Enterprise hardware
  • Deploy and Manage Mobile Devices Enterprise wide and also learn AirWatch deployment for Future deployment in the Agency(ies)
  • Manage Production/Guest Wireless alongside web filters and Wireless Controller
  • Work with Client Teams on Networking hardware related incidents to minimize outage in times of Hardware faults
  • Work with Client Engineers on designing Backups specific to Agency(ies)
  • Manage and Monitor Web, Email and Virus protection
  • Participate in improving IT procedures to comply with IT security standards
  • Work with Client teams on new software/hardware implementations like SolidCore/ISILON/TDP-SQL and new once yet to be implemented.
  • Provide 24/7 support to Enterprise servers/Networking/Security in case of P1 and P2 incidents
The ideal candidate will be a part of a team of network engineers ranging from 2 – 4 network and security engineers who partner with and collaborate with other state agencies' IT teams to solve problems and create technical solutions for the state of Ohio.