Computer Network Support Specialist – Junior

Mission Multiplier is seeking a Junior Computer Network Support Specialist who is able to analyze, test, troubleshoot, and evaluate existing network systems, such as local area network (LAN), wide area network (WAN), and Internet systems or a segment of a network system. The candidate must be able to perform network maintenance to ensure networks operate correctly with minimal interruption. Candidates must be able to apply fundamental concepts, processes, practices, and procedures on technical assignments. While under supervision, they must perform work that requires practical experience and training.

About this Job

This is a full-time, contract-based role, currently approved for a work from home status, where the selected applicant filling the position would be responsible for network support activities listed below in support of the proposed IRS Safeguards subcontracted between Mission Multiplier and Booz Allen Hamilton.

Responsibilities

  • Analyze, Test, Troubleshoot, and Evaluate network systems (LAN, WAN, or Internet systems)
  • Perform regular network maintenance
  • Assist the information security division on any networking bases issues
  • Monitor and report signs of any computer breaches and viruses
  • Support networking tasks for newly built/upgraded systems
  • Perform helpdesk level support and assistance to the security team
  • Maintain a current understanding of the IT threat landscape for the industry
  • Constantly update the cybersecurity networking strategy to leverage new technology and threat information
  • Assist in briefing the executive and field teams on status all current projects/ tasks during weekly tag-ups

Requirements

  • Two (2) + years of experience in a combination of networking, computer science, information security, and/or IT related field overseeing company, department, and/or group network support
  • Ability and willingness to travel if needed
  • Excellent knowledge of network support principles and best practices
  • Excellent written, verbal, and nonverbal communication skills, including the ability to communicate security and risk-related concepts to technical and nontechnical audiences at all levels of the organization, as well as third-party executives and government agencies
  • Interest and the ability to serve as a hands-on leader
  • Knowledge of Microsoft O365 and its full suite of applications
  • A track record of assessing threat and vulnerability from a business perspective as well as a technical perspective; and the ability to develop and champion affordable, efficient and timely security architectures and solutions that support the growth of the enterprise’s business

Education

  • Bachelor’s degree in Networking, Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, Cybersecurity or related field required, Advanced degree preferred
  • SEC+ or ability to obtain within 6-months of offer (Required)
  • Three (3) additional years of experience in lieu of a college degree will be considered

About Mission Multiplier

Mission Multiplier is a HUBZone certified small business headquartered in Huntsville, Alabama. We multiply the impact that clients can make against their mission objectives by providing cybersecurity subject matter expertise and thought leadership. Our goal is to multiply the successes that our clients achieve against their respective missions, while simultaneously enabling the missions of our employees – with the end result of securing and enriching the communities we serve – through the delivery of innovative cybersecurity solutions.

To apply for this job email your details to npinyan@missionmultiplier.com