Network Engineer
Job Details
Experienced
Atlanta/Riverwood 200 - Atlanta, GA
Full Time
4 Year Degree
Information Technology
Description

Bennett Thrasher, currently ranked among the largest CPA firms in the U.S., is a premier provider of professional tax, assurance, consulting, and wealth management services to businesses and high net worth individuals.  Consistently named one of the Best Accounting Firms to Work for in the United States by Accounting Today, Bennett Thrasher offers the expertise and opportunities of a large accounting firm, while also providing a commitment to culture and a family-like work atmosphere.

Bennett Thrasher (“BT”) has an opening for a Network Engineer position for the firm. 

 

Role

The Network Engineer is responsible for the day-to‐day operations and maintenance of the current network infrastructure, security solutions and implementation of technology initiatives that align with the Firm’s overall strategic plan and its commitment to its staff, its clients, and its communities.

 

Responsibilities

  • Ensure the efficient operations of integrated components within the environment such as VPNs, routers, firewalls, switches, etc.
  • Install, administer, and troubleshoot network security solutions.
  • Maintain network performance by performing network monitoring and analysis, and performance tuning; troubleshooting network problems; escalating problems to vendor.
  • Configure security systems, analyze security requirements, and recommend improvements.
  • Maintain existing documentation of procedures, operations and network topology.
  • Develop and update business continuity and disaster recovery protocols.
  • Develop Service Desk Technicians and other staff through mentoring and training.
  • Appropriately prioritize both IT projects and day‐to‐day operations.
  • Understand business needs, educate staff on technology and how to use it as a strategic asset.
  • Stay up to date with key technology development/issues within the technology and accounting industry.
Qualifications

Position Requirements

Experience & Education

  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology or computer related field preferred. Equivalent
  • combination of training and experience acceptable.
  • Ideal candidate has current Microsoft and/or Cisco certifications.
  • Advance understanding of routing and switching concepts.
  • Advance understanding of security systems.
  • Minimum of 3‐5 years on‐hands systems and/or networking support in a Windows‐based computing environment.

 

Bennett Thrasher is an Equal Opportunity Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race; color; religion; national origin; sex; pregnancy; sexual orientation; gender identity and/or expression; age; disability; genetic information, citizenship status; military service obligations or any other category protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

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