Sr. Network Systems Architect in Flowood, MS at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 6/17/2018

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Job Description

Job #:  784871

Our insurance client in Jackson, MS is looking to fill an immediate position for a Senior Network Systems Architect. You get an opportunity to work with some of the most up-to-date technologies, work in a fun environment, get a highly competitive salary with excellent benefits. 

If you feel you are a good match for the job description below, please contact Leo Avila at 205-623-1115 or at

The Senior Network Systems Architect is expected to provide a high level of technical leadership for  the LAN and WAN environment. The Senior Network Systems Architect is responsible for researching and recommending network operating procedures and standards to assure optimum network systems availability and performance. The Senior Network Systems Architect will perform independent research to identify and recommend networking and related products, software products, and service vendors. The Senior Network Systems Architect will perform project management and other special assignments as determined by the Manager, Network Engineering. The Senior Network Systems Architect will research and prepare direction papers for the LAN and WAN environments.

Job-Specific Requirements:

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Math, or related field is required or equivalent experience.
  • Five to Ten years’ experience with LAN and WAN systems and related technologies.
  • Strong interpersonal, communications, facilitations, and negotiation skills required.
  • CCNP certifications or related experience required.
  • A good working knowledge of one or more operating systems including UNIX, Linux, Windows or related systems.
  • Knowledge of Cisco ASA firewalls and Fiber Channel equipment VMware and VDI technology is preferred.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Active Directory and related technologies is a plus.
  • Experience leading and managing network related projects is required.

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