Network Engineer

Location: Pittsburgh, PA

Job Type: Contract

Education & Experience:

  • Preferred but not mandatory – Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or Computer/Electrical Engineering or degree in IT
  • 5+ years of system administration and support experience.
  • Hands-on experience installing and configuring a wide variety of servers, operating systems, security appliances, and applications
  • Thorough understanding of networking concepts and ability to configure them, such as switches, VLANs, IP routing, and firewall rules
  • Experience with virtualized environments such as VMware
  • Working knowledge of a scripting language/Python programming, especially as it applies to systems administration and configuration management
  • Experience working in QA or a similar testing environment highly desirable
  • Proficiency in configuration management tools (Ansible, Salt, Puppet, …)
  • Comfortable in navigating a Linux command line and OS through command line
  • Able to modify Linux operating systems and debugging system issues
  • Onsite availability is a must