Communication Engineer I in Mount Laurel, NJ at ARI

Date Posted: 5/4/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Job Type:
    IT
  • Experience:
    Up to 3 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    5/4/2018

Job Description

Job Details

ARI, part of the Holman Automotive Group and headquartered in Mt. Laurel, N.J., is a billion-dollar global vehicle fleet leasing and management company that prides itself on providing exceptional service. A recognized leader in the industry and the largest fleet management company in North America.  Ranked #27 on FORTUNE magazine’s 100 “Best Places to Work” and #17 on Computerworld’s Best Places to Work in IT. ARI has more than 65 years of experience offering its employees a place where their careers and personal development can thrive.

ARI has an outstanding opportunity for a Network Engineer I.

Principal Purpose of Position

  • Support business applications and processes through the design, installation, and support of data networking systems including routers, switches, firewalls, wireless and application load balancing platforms.
    • Develop and implement configuration changes on equipment types listed above.
    • Troubleshoot, identify and solve technical problems.
    • Interface with network service providers and equipment vendors to ensure timely deployment of private and public services and drive resolution of problems when they occur.
    • Monitor and manage network availability, capacity, and performance.
    • Develop and maintain network documentation, including architecture artifacts, low level designs, and operational support procedures.
    • Evaluate new products and make recommendations for new solutions based on business and functional requirements.
    • Perform system tuning and capacity planning and make recommendations for continuous improvement.
    • Perform routine maintenance tasks for networking systems such as backups, patching, and hot fixes.
    • Perform all other duties and special projects as assigned.

Relevant Work Experience Desired:

  • Demonstrated ability to troubleshoot and solve complex network problems as they relate to multiple business applications and voice-over-IP.
  • Experienced in implementing multiple layer 3 protocols, especially OSPF and BGP.  Working knowledge of other protocols: TCP/IP, SNMP, DNS, DHCP, QoS, VLANs, VPNs.
  • Experience in implementing security standards across private and public IP networks.
  • Enterprise-side knowledge of MPLS, Broadband Internet. 
  • Network Hardware: Cisco routers, switches and firewalls; HP Procurve switches; Aruba wireless systems, and related operating systems.
  • Network Operating Systems: Cisco IOS, HP Procurve.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications.
  • Professional certifications in networking technologies is a plus.
  • One to three years of experience supporting enterprise data networks is preferred.
  • Must be able to work in a 24 hour on-call capacity.

Planning/Organizing/Managerial Knowledge:

  • Excellent customer service, interpersonal, and organizational skills.
  • Basic level ability to adapt and remain flexible.  Ability to multi-task effectively.  Can adjust to changing priority.
  • Excellent time management skills.

Communicating & Influencing Skills:

  • Must have strong communication skills both verbal and written.
  • Should possess a basic level of communication skills.  Seeks and shares information and opinions.  Asks follow up questions and solicits advice prior to taking action.
  • Volunteers to undertake tasks and assignments that stretch his or her capability.  Identifies problems and acts to prevents and solve them.
  • Actively participate in team interactions.  Express view point or concerns without waiting to be asked.  Seek opportunities to assist team members.
  • Must be willing to travel to other corporate locations.

Education and/or Training:

  • Bachelor Degree in Computer Science or related field is preferred.