Senior Network Administrator in Dallas, TX at MV Transportation

Date Posted: 1/31/2020

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Job Description

MV Transportation is seeking a Senior Network Administrator to take the lead role in implementing, maintaining and troubleshooting a nation-wide IP network.


  • Responsible for maintaining the uptime, reliability and quality of the data network within MV.
  • Provision comprehensive, integrated, reliable, high-quality services for MV in areas such as backbone and local area networking, network facilities and infrastructure, Internet access, high-performance networking, network security, remote access to IT services, and telecommunications.
  • Tracks and updates all incidents in a ticketing system.
  • Works with vendors to deploy new networks and resolve incidents.
  • Provides a detailed incident report as required.
  • Act as tier-2 or 3 support for all network related events.
  • Adheres to MV standards in all areas of network services.
  • Monitoring of the corporate MPLS network and the 200+ divisions worldwide including all switches, routers, WAPs, etc. to ensure they are operating optimally and not being over utilized.
  • Maintain backups of all necessary network equipment into a configuration management tool.
  • Analyze network traffic patterns and recommend areas of improvement using Netflow tools.
  • Interface between the Network and Telecommunication Services department and, but not limited to, the MV Help Desk, and MV Server Operations team.
  • Responsible for documenting all changes to the network.
  • Perform special projects and other duties as assigned.
  • Belongs to an on-call rotation which includes off-hour duties.


  • 10+ years of relevant networking experience.
  • Strong belief in standardization and documentation.
  • Knowledge of a variety of the field's concepts, practices and procedures.
  • Adept at performing a variety of tasks.
  • Experience supporting a decentralized company structure.
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Strong analytical skills and the ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Experienced in fast growing, changing environment.
  • OSPF, EIGRP, BGP routing protocols.
  • Multiple VLAN environment.
  • Understanding of a Windows server environment and how those services work on the network.
  • Cisco Certifications - minimum professional level certification or equivalent experience.
  • Expert at installing and configuring Cisco IOS devices.
  • Excellent understanding of WiFi and the ability to implement and troubleshoot.
  • VPN's - experience with IPSEC.
  • Experience dealing with vendors to implement and resolve issues.
  • Travel to remote locations within the United States up to 25%.

Preferred Level Experience

  • Mitel or VOIP Phone System experience a plus.
  • Cisco Professional level certification in multiple disciplines.
  • Previous Transportation or other relevant industry experience at an Enterprise level is preferred.
  • PRTG.
  • Cisco small business, branch, Meraki and ASA products preferred.
  • Ability to effectively use SolarWinds products.

MV Transportation is committed to as policy of Equal Employment Opportunity and will not discriminate against an applicant or employee on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, national origin or ancestry, sex, physical or mental disability, veteran or military status, genetic information or any other legally recognized protected basis under federal, state or local laws, regulations or ordinances. The information collected by this application is solely to determine suitability for employment, verify identity and maintain employment statistics on applicants.

Where permissible under applicable state and local law, applicants may be subject to a pre-employment drug test and background check after receiving a conditional offer of employment.