Network Analyst

Date: May 28, 2013

Location: Trenton, NJ


Quantum Tech Staffing is seeking a Network Analyst for a contract position in Trenton, NJ.

Candidate will be responsible for evaluating existing systems and/or new user needs to analyze, design, recommend, and implement information system changes.

Roles and Responsibilities:
o Participate in interviews with IT Staff and other special systems consultants (data, communications, and security systems) to identify and facilitate System Relocation taking into consideration system performance requirements throughout the data center relocation.
o Review of architectural plan development and preliminary sizing and layout of MDF and IDF room
o Input/review of plans as required to locate IT or special systems devices
o Preparation of Performance and/or Technical Specifications including coordination with SDA Materials and Systems Standards
o Review of outside design consultant submissions for conformance with SDA Systems Requirements & Standards
o Consult with IT Department and assist in development and implementation of SDA network management or network upgrades
o Experience with internal and external network monitoring and security
o Experience with network design, maintenance and trouble-shooting for Cisco infrastructure including routers, bridges switches, firewalls
o Experience with HP EVA 6100 configuration
o Experience with HP and IBM file servers
o Data center relocation experience

Years of Relevant Experience: 8 to 11 years
Preferred Education: 4 year college degree or equivalent technical study or advanced degree

Additional Qualifications:
o Understands government business process and operations
o Ability to transition business processes into business and technical requirements
o Project Management experience
o Reviews, analyzes, and evaluates business systems and user needs
o Works well with IT and functional areas
o Designs architecture for an organization on an enterprise level
o Evaluates and revises business processes
o Leads and directs the work of others
o Anticipates and resolves issues
o Sets deadlines, assigns responsibilities, and monitors progress
o Proficient in one or more project management tools
o Ensures that all project goals are accomplished according to specifications and business objectives
o Determine time estimates and schedule for own work and resolve issues in a timely manner
o Identify and track issues, risks and action items
o Anticipate, identify, track and resolve issues and risks affecting own work and work of the project team. Develop contingency plans as necessary.
o Consistently provides accurate and detailed estimates
o May analyze or recommend commercially available software or other IT architectural components
o Execution of all responsibilities with little direct supervision
o Proficient in one IT architectural discipline
o Proficient in developing and providing high-level executive briefings.
o Mentor and coach peers
o Provide knowledge transfer to peers

Required/Desired skills:
o 10+ years experience, PE desirable
o Familiarity with New Jersey Codes
o New Jersey Schools experience
o Knowledge/expertise in design of special systems (data, communications, security)
o Network infrastructure design expertise
o Network infrastructure design certification