• IT
  • Port Washington, NY, USA
  • Salary
  • Full Time

Paid time off, 401k, Medical & Dental coverage and much more.

The Network Engineer will manage and support the network infrastructure for Global Industrial whose headquarters is located in Port Washington New York. Responsibilities will include planning, designing, implementing and maintaining the network hardware and software which includes enterprise switches, routers, firewalls, wireless and VoIP systems. The successful candidate will work with team members to maintain network stability, high availability and lead and/or participate on various projects on new initiatives.


  • Manage all network components including routers, switches, firewalls, WAN optimizers, firewalls, wireless devices and VPN and authentication services
  • Provide first level support for Cisco switches, Cisco Routers, and all other network related products
  • Organize and lead upgrade projects for network
  • Manage firewall/IDS to ensure network security
  • Perform network capacity planning, monitoring, reconfiguring and tuning of network hardware
  • Evaluate network hardware/software to ensure they are up to date
  • Oversee current network configuration backups
  • Maintain system code/firmware up to date Ensure data/media recoverability by implementing a schedule of system backups and database archive operations
  • Manage two-factor authentication
  • Analyze and document network operation processes and procedures
  • Ensure compliance with Company policies and procedures Serve as Level 2 escalation for Help Desk to resolve network issues
  • Provide second level support for VoIP connectivity issues and manage accounts
  • Analyze and execute off-hours changes to address service outages and scheduled upgrades
  • Create accurate and detailed network documentation including diagrams and procedures
  • Support onboarding and off-boarding process
  • Plan and implement various infrastructure projects and supervise consultants


  • Bachelor's Degree in a related technology or equivalent experience required
  • Minimum of five(5) years' experience supporting Cisco and/or Jupiter network devices, required.
  • Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) or Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) certification, preferred but not required.
  • Experience with Palo Alto and Cisco firewalls
  • Experience with Cisco wireless access points.
  • Troubleshooting skills in a minimum of two (2) of the following network protocols: BGP, OSPF, EIGRP, DHCP, HSRP, VRRP, MPLS IEEE 802.1q, 802.3 or 802.1x, required.
  • Experience implementing WAN/MAN technologies including: T1, DS3, OC3, OC12, OC48, OC192, Metro-Ethernet, DWDM and datacenter to datacenter (DC-DC) connections, required.
  • Experience with internet connectivity and support, required.
  • Experience isolating network cabling issues, required.
  • Solid written and verbal communications, required.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Visio and Excel, required.
  • Familiarity with Change Management Processes, experience with performance and capacity tools and understanding of Quality of Service (QoS), preferred.

Who We Are

We've been around for a while, and we believe our continued success is due to the basic principles of recognizing and rewarding superior performance for individuals and teams. We've seen this principle drive innovations and solutions to promote higher levels of productivity and customer service.

Our 70 year history of consistent success provides you with solid employment. We hire employees who are good at what they do and enjoy their work, and we offer a number of benefits and coverage for individuals and families. Our corporate culture strives to maintain strong communication at all levels, professionalism in our work, and respect for our co-workers.

Systemax is the parent company of the Industrial Products Group, which includes,, C&H Government, Nexel Industries, Industrial and other affiliated companies. Systemax's  France operations include Inmac WStore and Misco 

Systemax is an equal opportunity employer.  We encourage minorities, women, veterans and disabled individuals to apply. 

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