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Sr. Network Administrator - Evening Shift - 2nd Shift

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Date: Jan 6, 2019

Location: Temple, TX, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 33148 


At NTT DATA Services, we know that with the right people on board, anything is possible. The quality, integrity, and commitment of our employees are key factors in our company’s growth, market presence and our ability to help our clients stay a step ahead of the competition. By hiring the best people and helping them grow both professionally and personally, we ensure a bright future for NTT DATA Services and for the people who work here.


NTT DATA Services currently seeks a Sr. Network Administrator - Evening Shift - 2nd Shift to join our team in Temple, Texas (US-TX), United States (US).



NTT DATA is currently looking for a Network Administrator (evening shift). 


Network Administrator provides technical expertise for the successful design and implementation to support UC/Telecom, LAN, Wireless LAN and WAN strategies to meet the business needs of the System. Designs and plans the implementation, optimization and operation of UC/Telecom, LAN, Wireless LAN and WAN systems at remote and core locations and investigates methods to improve efficiencies.


Designs & plans the implementation/optimization/operation of UC/Telecom, LAN, Wireless LAN / WAN systems at remote & core locations.


Data Center Core Network Design, Implementation & Support: All DC Network WAN (MPLS, EVC, Wave) Connectivity, Load Balancing, Firewall Services, IPS/IDS Services (Intrusion Prevention/Detection), Route/Switch Services (7k, 5k, 2k, ACI), Wireless LAN Controller Infrastructure, DHCP, External DNS, Packet Shaping, Authentication Services, Data Center Capacity Planning, Data Center Hardware Design & Specification, Data Center Hardware Recommendation for Budgeting, Application performance troubleshooting, Proof of Concept evaluation & long term strategic planning


Data Center Enterprise edge design, Implementation & Support: Internet Edge, Site to Site VPN, Extranet, DMZ, SSL VPN, WAN Connectivity / Data Center IP Space - Assignment, Management & Administration: Currently centralized while IP Overlap Remediation is completed / Network Configuration Standards & Documentation: Network Standards documentation upkeep – (Diagrams & Configuration best practices), Validation & testing of designs, Documentation of Deployed Infrastructure, Lab Environments


Wide Area Network Design: Capacity Planning, Quality of Service, WAN Routing, Data Center WAN Configuration, NIS Team Lead input for Client locations


System Wireless Network Design & Planning: Network Design & Architecture, LAN Controller Configuration & Standards, Device Troubleshooting Escalation, Client Performance Testing & New Device Evaluation, Surveying


Administration & Configuration of Network Management Toolsets: Network & Application Monitoring, Application Performance Monitoring, Enterprise Syslog, QoS, Fault Monitoring, Administration & Management


Responsible for providing support and availability in a timely manner to review all NIS requests, Responsible for thoroughly reviewing all submitted designs and configurations, implementation methodologies, standards adherence and technology training opportunities for NIS personnel


3rd level Escalation Support & On-call responsibilities: Respond & Support escalations from NOC Tier 1 and NIS Tier2, High Severity Firewall & Data Center Incidents: Currently an 8-week rotation


Basic Required Qualification:

  • 5 years of Networking experience (Cisco routing & switching experience, layer work configuration, software upgrades, mapping of API’s, break-fix work) including:
  • Understanding/working knowledge of OSI Module
  • Experience with a ticketing system (ServiceNow preferred but experience with any ticketing system will do)
  • Experience with Solarwinds, Dynamic Arp inspection
  • Experience with DHCP & Wireless Cisco Infrastructure experience
  • Experience dealing with Carriers – mobile
  • Experience documenting procedures using Cisco Prime or Visio
  • Must have reliable transportation to go to client sites in the area
  • Must be able to work shift 

    Shift hours -  evening shift 4pm to 1am 


Preferred Qualifications:

  • CCNA preferred, work experience is key
  • Understanding of the Lifecycle management process


This position is only available to those interested in direct staff employment opportunities with NTT DATA, Inc. or its subsidiaries.  Please note, 1099 or corp-2-corp contractors or the equivalent will NOT be considered. We offer a full comprehensive benefits package that starts from your first day of employment.                                                                                


About NTT DATA Services


NTT DATA Services partners with clients to navigate and simplify the modern complexities of business and technology, delivering the insights, solutions and outcomes that matter most. We deliver tangible business results by combining deep industry expertise with applied innovations in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services.


NTT DATA Services, headquartered in Plano, Texas, is a division of NTT DATA Corporation, a top 10 global business and IT services provider with 118,000+ professionals in more than 50 countries, and NTT Group, a partner to 88 percent of the Fortune 100. Visit to learn more.


NTT DATA, Inc. (the “Company”) is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit and business needs.  The Company will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other class protected by law.  To comply with applicable laws ensuring equal employment opportunities to qualified individuals with a disability, the Company will make reasonable accommodations for the known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified individual with a disability who is an applicant or an employee unless undue hardship to the Company would result.




Nearest Major Market: Killeen
Nearest Secondary Market: Temple

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