Primarily responsible for owning and maintaining daily and disaster recovery operations of Information Technology and telecommunications systems at CTIA including Firewalls, LAN, WAN, Colo, VPN, DNS, Wi-Fi, VoIP, Cloud Systems, Windows OS, Web Servers, VMWare, Databases, MSA storage and other server room, network and cloud systems/components. Working with the Managing Director of Information Technology to design, develop, implement, maintain, and improve/manage the utilization of information technology by CTIA.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE THE FOLLOWING
(OTHER DUTIES MAY BE ASSIGNED):
Full ownership of implementing and maintaining all server room equipment and devices including firewalls, routers, switches, servers, environmental systems, MSA storage etc.
Maintaining and administering computer networks and related computing environments including systems software, applications software, hardware, and configurations.
Protecting data, software, and hardware by coordinating, planning and implementing network security measures.
Troubleshooting, diagnosing and resolving server, database, hardware, software, and other network and system problems and outages.
Coordinating computer network access and use and performing disaster recovery operations and data backups as required.
Designing, configuring and testing networking software, system hardware, and operating system software; Upgrading systems with new versions, releases and models.
Operating tools to monitor the performance of networks, servers, systems and databases.
Drafting and maintaining internal technical documentation and manuals including network and server architecture, logical and physical diagrams.
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS:
A successful candidate will have a strong understanding of and experience in configuring and maintaining network infrastructure, server and network OS, hardware, databases, business systems and cloud technologies.
Experience with Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), specifically Azure Cloud, Software as a Service (SaaS) and Platform as a Service (PaaS), specifically Office 365 and related Microsoft Cloud technologies such as Exchange Online and Dynamics 365 is strongly desired.
Network Design, SAN capacity planning, systems and network architecture.
Enterprise Firewall configuration and Management
Router and Network Switch configuration and management.
Server configuration and management; Network and Backup Appliances
Server and Systems Administration, Network Administration, Database Administration
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
Experience in technologies including Cisco ASA, IPDS, VPN, DNS, SMTP, LAN, WAN, Wi-Fi, Colo, Data centers, VOIP, IaaS, SaaS, PaaS, Azure, SIEM, Threat Intelligence, Web and SPAM filtering, SSL certificates, Domain names, UPS, Windows server OS 2012, 2016, Exchange Online, Office 365, SFTP, Dynamics 365, SQL Server 2008, 2012R2, 2016. HP servers, Xerox printers, HP enterprise MSA storage, Barracuda appliances, VM Ware, V-Sphere, SolarWinds, Database Activity Monitoring, AD, Domain Controllers, Azure AD.
Degree in information and/or telecommunication systems or comparable extensive applicable technical experience and certifications.
At least 10 years of experience working experience in a similar role in organizations/associations/ law firms, or in a similar professional services environment.
Eligibility to work in the United States without visa sponsorship.
To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies:
Project Management - Strong project management skills in a fast-paced and challenging technical environment; Prioritize and plans work activities; Uses time efficiently.
Customer Service - Responds to requests for service and assistance; Meets commitments.
Interpersonal Skills - Maintains confidentiality.
Written Communication - Writes clearly and informatively; edits work for spelling and grammar; able to read and interpret written information.
Teamwork - Contributes to building a positive team spirit.
Judgment - Exhibits sound and accurate judgment.
Professionalism - Approaches others in a tactful manner; Reacts well under pressure; Treats others with respect and consideration regardless of their status or position.
Quality - Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness.
Attendance/Punctuality - Is consistently at work and on time; Arrives at meetings and appointments on time.
Dependability - Follows instructions, responds to management direction.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Detail-oriented with knowledge of grammar and punctuation. Proficiency in proofreading skills and strong communications skills are required.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit; and use of motor skills.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The noise level in the work environment is usually quiet. This position may require overtime. Candidate must be flexible to work overtime if needed.
This list describes general job duties and responsibilities. It is not a complete list of duties. Incumbents may be required to perform additional tasks related to these duties.
CTIA does not discriminate on the basis of age, sex, color, race, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, family responsibilities, marital status, personal appearance, veteran status, political affiliation, matriculation, genetic information, pregnancy or related conditions, disability or any other characteristic protected by law.
CTIA (www.ctia.org) is an international organization representing the wireless communications industry. Membership in the association includes wireless carriers and their suppliers, as well as providers and manufacturers of wireless data services and products. CTIA advocates on behalf of its members at all levels of government. The association also coordinates the industry’s voluntary best practices and initiatives, and sponsors the industry’s leading wireless tradeshows. CTIA was founded in 1984 and is based in Washington, D.C.