The Senior Network Engineer is responsible for managing, supporting and maintaining of the WWF US LAN technical infrastructure. Performs general maintenance and upgrades of infrastructure equipment, hardware and software including firewalls, routers, switches, servers, SAN, VMware environment and more in HQ and DR site. Develop and implement best practices for support, perform routine maintenance, and proactively monitor systems for alerts. Works with the Corporate Security Officer and the Director of Network Services to develop a strategy to effectively manage technical infrastructure at WWF US Headquarters. Responsible for research, evaluation, and testing of new and emerging network technologies.
A Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience is required. Continuing education including certifications in some technologies is highly desirable. Requires 8 years of related experience supporting computer networks. In depth experience supporting the following technologies: Firewalls, networking equipment (switches, routers), storage (SAN), virtual environment (VMWare), Servers, remote access technologies (Citrix, VPN), cable plant, backup solutions. Supervising experience, managing one or more specialists. Experience with Active Directory and Office 365.
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