Sr. Global Network Administrator

Overall Responsibility

Responsible for the administration, maintenance and security of Britax global networks, servers and server applications. Works with IT Operations Director and regional infrastructure managers to standardize infrastructure policies and methodologies, and documentation strategy. This is a global role that works closely with teams in Europe, US, and APac and requires occasional early morning and/or late-night hours in order to collaborate effectively with these regional teams.

Key Task and Responsibilities

  • Network and server planning, documentation, installation and configuration for both wired and wireless networks
  • Develop and maintain Disaster Recovery plan
  • Plan, implement, and maintain regional and global network architecture
  • Plan and implement security for entire network topography
  • Perform performance tuning, event detection and correction, and optimization of physical and virtual servers
  • Administer Virtualization and storage (SAN) architecture
  • Create and maintain network and server documentation
  • Plan, implement and maintain global infrastructure monitoring
  • Define network policies and procedures
  • Specify system requirements and design solutions
  • Provide guidance and mentorship to the regional infrastructure teams

Skills and Attributes

  • Microsoft Active Directory administration (2012+)
  • Advanced LAN, WLAN, and WAN networking
  • Firewall and router configuration (Fortigate preferred)
  • Disaster prevention and recovery hardware and software
  • Network infrastructure hardware administration and maintenance
  • Excellent communication and problem-solving skills
  • Strong customer service and support orientation.
  • Ability to deal with multiple time critical priorities.
  • Certifications Preferred:
  • CCNA


Experience Required

  • 7+ years systems & network administration in a Microsoft environment, including Group Policy planning
  • 5+ years supporting VMWare 5.5 or higher
  • 3+ years advanced network experience (VLAN, QoS, multi-site VPN, and switch/firewall hardware)

Computer / Internet / Technology / Information Technology

Tagged as: cyber security, internet, network administration, network administrator, networking, VMWare