Kforce Network Administrator in Kansas City, Missouri

Kforce has a client seeking a Network Administrator in Kansas City, Missouri (MO).Essential Functions:

  • The duties of this position can be broad and may include such tasks as installing new devices, adding and removing individuals from the list of authorized users, overseeing password protection and other security measures, monitoring usage of shared resources, and handling malfunctioning equipment

  • Daily monitors, troubleshoots and maintains network (LAN, WAN and wireless) multiplexers, hubs, routers, switches, remote access devices, wireless access points, wireless controllers and uses remote monitoring tools

  • Has input on disaster recovery plan

  • Recommends upgrades, patches, and new applications and equipment

  • Provides technical support and guidance to users

  • May coach junior technical staff

  • Reports directly to supervisor or project team lead as assigned

  • Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals

  • Experience with network operations, support, maintenance, and administration

  • Experience with Cisco Nexus 5k, 7k, 9k

  • Experience with Cisco 6500, 4500, 3750, 3650, 3560

  • Experience troubleshooting and maintaining LAN, WAN, and Wireless networks

  • Ability to effectively communicate network issues

  • NERC CIP or other Utilities experience

  • Experience load balancing LTM and GTM

  • Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures

  • Competent knowledge of established configuration management, network architecture development/engineering and project methodologies

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Hours