JOB DESCRIPTION

Junior Network Engineer
Location:Philadelphia Area

Overview

At SIG, you will gain exposure to a large and complex network topology. Our Network Services team is responsible for monitoring, maintaining and providing support for the firm’s global enterprise network. Our mission is to continually expand our network infrastructure and invest heavily in advancing our technology. 

 

What sets us apart?                    

 

We are more than just network support- In addition to troubleshooting issues across our environment, your job is to find innovative solutions to problems. You will get the opportunity to give input on network design decisions and participate in network device deployments. As well as resolve issues  that could include local/wide area networks, OSI Layer 1-3, wireless networks and third-party vendor connections in a multi-vendor environment across multiple Data Center locations.

 

Exposure to a variety of tech- At SIG we use a diverse set of technologies to ensure we are operating in the most optimal way. You will gain exposure to a multitude of different technologies including, WAN, LAN, Enterprise and Carrier Networking   During these rotations you will partner with senior engineers and leads to work a wide area of projects.  Projects will start with basic operational tasks, as your skills grow you will be working in tandem to develop innovative solutions that you will deploy company wide.

 

We collaborate- Our team actively collaborates with itself, other technologists, and business teams. The best network is created by understanding its demands. It is crucial in our environment to work together so we can coordinate configuration changes, provide root-cause analysis, recommend network optimizations, and participate in firm wide projects including upgrading and implementing new hardware and software.

 

Hands on Learning - At SIG, you learn the most by doing. With guidance and mentoring from your team, you’ll get hands-on experience beginning on your first day.  Spend some time in the lab and test out new configurations before implementing firm wide! You will gain knowledge and hands on experience across our infrastructure through rotations with our Networking Engineers as well as options to individually tailored rotations with Security, Windows, Linux, Virtual, Storage, and Citrix teams. 

 

 


What we're looking for
  • BS or MS in Computer Science, Networking, Engineering or a similar technical major
  • Experience in LAN network support, specifically troubleshooting OSI Layer 1-3 problems – network switching experience is a plus
  • Demonstrated knowledge of network hardware, local area networks, internet protocols, fiber and copper wiring standards, Ethernet,  and wireless technologies
  • Scripting experience in Python or Perl is helpful
  • Willing and able to work off-shift and weekends as part of a 24x7 support rotation

For more information, please contact/send your resume to Liz Binswanger at Liz.Binswanger@sig.com.

 

SIG is not accepting unsolicited resumes from search firms. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at SIG via-email, the Internet or directly without a valid written search agreement will be deemed the sole property of SIG, and no fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by SIG.

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