IT Network Administrator

This position is currently open.




Information Technology

Reports To: 

IT/MIS Director

Type of Position: 

Regular Full Time


Absentee Shawnee Tribe / 2025 S. Gordon Cooper Dr. / Shawnee, OK 74801

General Description

This position will maintain computing environment by identifying network requirements, installing upgrades and patches, monitoring network performance.


  • Maintain day-to-day performance operation of networking infrastructure including routers, switches, wireless controllers and access points, firewalls, related servers, and end-user devices they service
  • Perform network monitoring proactively, maintain and respond to alerting notifications, tune performance, and troubleshoot
  • Confer with users and analyze workflow, access, information, and security requirements
  • Evaluate performance issues with availability, utilization, throughput, goodput, and latency
  • Plan and execute the selection, installation, configuration, and testing of networking hardware and software
  • Establish connections and firewalls; evaluate and remediate connectivity issues
  • Secure network by developing network access, monitoring, control; document evaluation and troubleshooting procedures
  • Prepare users by designing and conducting training programs; provide references and support
  • Upgrade network by conferring with vendors, doing demos, implementing and evaluating proof of concepts
  • Maintain and utilize lab environment to develop, test, and evaluate changes prior to production deployment
  • Confer and coordinate with other infrastructure personnel such as systems administrators when evaluating needs, troubleshooting, or implementing changes
  • Define network policies and procedures
  • Document internal procedures
  • Perform and maintain data backups, such as configurations of switches, firewalls, wireless controllers, and related servers
  • Keep inventory of networking equipment, software, and licenses
  • Ensure security for web users’ accounts and information
  • Protect organization's value and resources by keeping information confidential
  • Provide helpdesk support for network issues and respond to requests for IT support
  • Delegate support team resources
  • Set up equipment for new users
  • Meet financial requirements by submitting information for budgets and monitoring expenses
  • Update job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities, reading professional publications, maintaining personal networks, and participating in professional organizations

Education & Skill Requirements

  • High school degree or equivalent; bachelor’s degree in related field preferred
  • 3-5 years of relevant IT experience in a previous role
  • Experience with helpdesk or IT support
  • Experience working with network and server management support
  • Up-to-date knowledge of new systems, information, software, and upgrades
  • Experience designing and maintaining multi-site enterprise network including VLAN segmentation, routing and failover, link aggregation, QoS
  • Familiarity with enterprise-grade routers, switches, firewalls, wireless, VoIP, network monitoring tools
  • Familiarity with DNS, DHCP, RADIUS, IPSEC and SSL VPNs,  routing and other protocols
  • Experience with following is a plus: Alcatel-Lucent switches, Aruba wireless, FortiNet products, VMware vCenter, Compellent, Arista switches, Solarwinds, Netwrix, Lansweeper, 802.1x, Active Directory and group policy, Microsoft Exchange, physical security systems (cameras, badges)
  • Ability to physically stand, bend, squat, and lift equipment
  • Able to multitask, prioritize, and manage time efficiently
Native American Preference/EOE/Drug Free Workplace

Posted Date: 

1 year 1 month ago