Giti Tire USA

Sr. Network Engineer

Job Summary 

Responsible for effective provisioning, installation/configuration, operation, and maintenance of systems hardware and software and related infrastructure. This individual participates in technical research and development to enable continuing innovation within the infrastructure. Ensures that system hardware, operating systems, software systems, and related procedures adhere to organizational values and enabling staff.

Essential Duties & Functions

Engineering of SA-related solutions for various project and operational needs.

Will thoroughly document all networked systems and maintain a working knowledge of all I.T. related processes and procedures • Responsible for the efficient and effective operation of all systems to ensure maximum uptime and availability

• Install new / rebuild existing servers and configure hardware, peripherals, services, settings, directories, storage, etc. in accordance with standards and project/operational requirements • Install and configure systems

• Develop and maintain installation and configuration procedures

• Contribute to and maintain system standards

• Research and recommend innovative, and where possible automated approaches for system administration tasks. Identify approaches that leverage our resources and provide economies of scale

• Perform daily system monitoring, verifying the integrity and availability of all hardware, server resources, systems and key processes, reviewing system and application logs, and verifying completion of scheduled jobs such as backups

• Perform regular security monitoring to identify any possible intrusions •

Perform daily backup operations, ensuring all required file systems and system data are successfully backed up to the appropriate media, recovery tapes or disks are created, and media is recycled and sent off site as necessary

• Perform regular file archival and purge as necessary

• Create, change, and delete user accounts per request • Investigate and troubleshoot issues • Repair and recover from hardware or software failures • Coordinate and communicate with impacted constituencies

• Apply OS patches and upgrades on a regular basis, and upgrade administrative tools and utilities

• Configure / add new services as necessary

• Upgrade and configure system software that supports GIS infrastructure applications or Asset Management applications per project or operational needs • Maintain operational, configuration, or other procedures

• Perform periodic performance reporting to support capacity planning

• Perform ongoing performance tuning, hardware upgrades, and resource optimization as required.

Configure CPU, memory, and disk partitions as required

• Maintain data center environmental and monitoring equipment • Perform other duties of equal or less complexity as assigned or directed by management

• Engage and retain high-performance standards and elevate level of responsibility and performance


  • • Proven working experience in providing help desk suppor
  • t • Working knowledge of help desk software, databases and remote control
  • Strong client-facing and communication skills • Advanced troubleshooting and multi-tasking skills
  • • Customer service orientation
  • • Windows Server (2003, 2008, 2012)
  • • Core Server infrastructure (DNS, DHCP, SNMP, etc.)
  • • TCP/IP Networking
  • • Microsoft failover clustering
  • • Optimization and Hardening
  •  • System backup and restore management
  •  • Windows Debug, Crash dump analysis
  • • OS Patching, Driver and firmware updates
  •  • Datacenter racking\stacking, cabling

Supervisory Responsibilities

This position is not expected to have supervisory responsibilities.

Education and/or Experience

• BS degree in Information Technology

, Computer Science or a combination of education and work experience

• Requires minimum 4-6 years of work related experience

• Working knowledge of help desk software, databases and remote control

• Strong client-facing and communication skills

• Advanced troubleshooting and multi-tasking skills

• Customer service orientation

Computer / Internet / Technology / Customer Service

Tagged as: communication, data management, hardware, help desk, information technology, networking, server maintenance, software, technical support