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Network Engineer

Futurex, named one of San Antonio’s "Best Places to Work" from 2009-2017, is seeking talented individuals for the position of Senior Network Engineer. This position offers an opportunity for a passionate, motivated individual to work with distributed, enterprise-level information systems and IT networks with a focus on maintaining security, enhancing scalability, and expanding core functionality.

This role offers a unique opportunity for experienced individuals to demonstrate proven skills and techniques, grounded in a solid foundation in industry best practices, in an environment involving some of the most sophisticated cryptographic technology in the world. Visibility within the organization is high, and opportunities for rapid advancement exist. 

Typical hours are Monday through Friday, 8:30am-5:30pm, but availability to work nontraditional or weekend hours as needed is required.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Manage and administer enterprise level internal IT networks, which include, but are not limited to, the following systems, services, and policies: e-mail, intrusion detection, firewall, VPN, network accounts, network monitoring systems, BYOD, user workstations, backup, disaster recovery, storage, virtualization, patch/update management, and external IT vendor relationships
  • Work with project management professionals to develop and deploy large-scale projects for both internal and public-facing applications
  • Analyze existing network infrastructure and policies to identify opportunities to enhance security, reliability, and functionality
  • Provide hardware and software support to end users
  • Collaborate with stakeholders to develop processes related to network architecture
  • Maintain and manage software and hardware inventory
  • Effectively communicate sophisticated concepts to both technical and non-technical users
  • Other duties as required

BENEFITS

  • Health, dental, vision, life, and short/long-term disability insurance
  • Paid vacation, holidays, and sick leave
  • Competitive compensation and opportunities for advancement
  • Complimentary gym membership
  • Retirement plan with employer contribution match
  • Scenic corporate campus in Bulverde, Texas with amenities including a tennis court, jogging trail, and a putting green
  • Welcoming, family-style corporate culture uniquely suited to fast-paced, entrepreneurial, and motivated individuals

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in network security or information technology
  • Five years’ experience architecting and maintaining distributed, enterprise level networks, with a focus on network security
  • Broad knowledge of information technology, including best practices and troubleshooting skills
  • Well-developed understanding of both current and emerging attack vectors and security threats
  • Experience with Linux
  • Experience deploying, managing, and maintaining technologies including DNS, databases, VOIP telecommunications, virtualization platforms, Microsoft Exchange, web applications, NAS/SAN, middleware, physical security infrastructure, access control, IPsec, and biometrics
  • Strong understanding of TCP/IP networking
  • Comfortable working independently in a data center environment
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds comfortably

STRONGLY PREFERRED

  • CCNP, CCIE, and/or CISSP certification
  • Proven management experience
  • Functional knowledge of scripting languages such as Python or Perl
  • Experience with concepts and technologies used for data encryption
  • Experience with technology from enterprise networking vendors such as Cisco, Juniper, Palo Alto, and Checkpoint

LOCATION

  • Scenic corporate campus located approximately 15 minutes north of San Antonio, Texas.

Why Futurex is one of San Antonio’s Best Places to Work

Nine-Time San Antonio “Best Place to Work”

Futurex has been named one of San Antonio’s Best Places to Work for nine consecutive years; this represents our dedication to providing fulfilling roles and the support to succeed in the fast-growing data security industry.

Nine-Time San Antonio “Best Place to Work”
Futurex Employees

The fast-paced corporate culture doesn’t detract from the fact that employees at Futurex are like family. Working at Futurex offers perks that facilitate health, teamwork, and – if you enjoy such opportunities as watching a San Antonio Spurs playoff game from the corporate suite – fun.

Futurex Employees
Futurex Careers

All members of the Futurex team face day-to-day opportunities for growth and advancement. It’s not about having a nine to five job. It’s about building a fulfilling, lifelong career without ceilings.

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