The job description of a Network Specialist is to monitor, design, maintain and fix computer system networks. While the job duties differ widely based on the company setting and size, the following are some of the common activities listed on the Network Specialist Resume – maintaining the hardware and software of devices, monitoring for glitches, analyzing technical issues, establishing network specifications, analyzing workflow and security requirements, designing router administration, enhancing performance for users through performance tuning, securing network access protocols and conducting relevant training sessions.
Successful job applicants should be well-versed with the ins and outs of various types of network, have the ability to work pressure, be excellent in deductive and inductive reasoning, be able to make sound decisions, and have a strong familiarity with access management software. Most employers seek Network Specialist Candidates to have at least a degree in Computer related fields.
Summary : Strong written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills. Exceptional planning, organizing and time management skills. Ability to work in a team and meet performance deadlines in a dynamic environment. Demonstrated ability to work appropriately with confidential information. Well-disciplined with proven ability to manage multiple assignments efficiently under extreme pressure while meeting tight deadlines.
Providing day-to-day technical support to users as required for network, server, general IT infrastructure, including Firewall, Servers, Storage, and other data center issues.
Performing the installation, modification, testing and servicing of all internal and external-facing data communications and local/wide-area network (LAN/WAN) equipment including Firewall set up and configuration.
Managing contracts for Site-to-Site VPNs, IPsec and SSL VPN configuration. Systems management, project management and procurement.
Support desktop/laptops for users including troubleshooting, patches, anti-virus, maintenance, etc.
Installing, configuring and troubleshooting servers, storage, backup and telephony solutions in a heterogeneous data center environment.
Ensuring and maintaining the stringent security standards and practices in accordance with company and IT security policies and procedures, especially as they relate to network, data center, and overall IT infrastructure security.
Administering and maintaining backup, disaster recovery and business continuity systems and protocols in accordance with company and IT policies and procedures.
Computer Network Specialist Resume
Objective : A highly knowledgeable Technical Support Analyst with proven ability to effectively manage and achieve business objectives. A self-starter with a strategic vision and team oriented approach. Demonstrates talent for analyzing network performance indicators to generate new ideas and improve efficiency and effectiveness in a LAN environment. Highly adaptable to ever changing circumstances while maintaining focus on delivery of end results.
Skills : Microsoft Project, Team Leadership, Telecommunications, Program Management, Data Analysis, Network Security, Network Management, Vendor Management, TCP, Switches, Routers, Change Management, Risk Management, Budget Management, Python, SDLC, Agile Methodologies.
Planned, designed, implemented, and operated the company's IT production and development datacenters.
Directed the Security Operation Center team responsible of operating all the organization's firewalls.
Designed, secured, and ensured effective connectivity of the company's locations through the Local Area Networks (LANs) and Wide Area Networks (WANs) that service its business needs.
Analyzed the company's systems performance continuously in order to identify opportunities for system enhancements and upgrades that stretched and exploited the full potential of the company's existing technological capability.
Provided 24/7 operational support for the IT datacenter and ensured that issue resolution did not exceed the Service Level Agreement.
Main Achievements Engineered the Ethernet network infrastructure, as well as the internal and external firewall security layers for three state-of-the-art datacenters.
Reduced expenditures by $8 million through migrating the company's primary Internet link to a private service delivery platform.
Awarded Employee of the Month for Dec 2009 for achieving this initiative.
Master Of Science
IT Network Specialist Resume
Objective : Aditi is a talented and driven technical professional with a broad understanding of network hardware and software concepts from experience in both the field and through her education. She is extremely detail orientated with strong problem solving and analytical skills.
Skills : Network Administration, Network Administration, Active Directory, Desktop Support, Vmware, Microsoft Office, VPN, CCA, Continuum Network Monitoring Tool.
Served in Afghanistan as a Help Desk Administrator and a Network administrator to maintain constant communication and data connectivity as well as troubleshoot problems for more than 300 users.
Managed the acquisition and accountability of brand new servers, client assets, and Cisco switches/routers, imaging and configuring each device from scratch.
Installed/updated /configured Switches and Router OS using TFTP for over 50 locations.
Built, imaged, patched, and maintained the good working order of all Windows servers  32/64-bit.
Planed and configured all sub netting, ip addressing, and tunneling for all switches and routers from scratch using command line through console cable and SSH methods.
Constantly updated blank switches with new IOS and configured them for their future role.
Configured and implemented encryption tunneling protocols for secure ip networks.
Built, configured, and maintained multiple networks from scratch with a team of data marines in a desert field environment supporting over 350 personnel for a 30 day tactical mission in Operation Mojave Viper.
Sr. Network Specialist Resume
Headline : Versatile, dynamic professional with a strong administrative and customer service background. Seasoned customer service professional with over seven years of experience in various industries. Demonstrated success in understanding organizational objectives and identifying employee and consumer needs in diverse settings. Proven ability to maintain and build strong and lasting professional relationships with upper-level management and other employees.
Delivered Results Maintain daily workflow by collaborating with technicians from AT&T to look at cable lines in order to uphold exceptional customer service.
Responsible for analyzing graphs and numbers and to ensure that cable lines are up to par for providing efficient and effective cable service.
Worked closely with organizational leadership and other employees by following company policies and procedures to maximize all business efforts.
Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending professional workshops, and other various types of training, to stay up to date on company policies and procedures.
Accountable for serving clientele and by answering questions; solving clientele concerns and assisting with overall customer service to improve work productivity.
Assist with maintaining confidential files within the department to guarantee that the organization stayed within company policies and procedures.
Complete all other job duties as requested by management and other leadership to contribute to the success of the company.
Bachelor's In Nursing
Jr. Network Specialist Resume
Objective : Highly qualified Network Specialist with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and I would excel in the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself.
Skills : Microsoft Office.
Ensure the timely deployment of security patches to all Microsoft Servers within the scope of the HR Department in accordance with the Information Resource Management deadlines.
Manually install McAfee and Symantec Anti-virus and Malware software to newly built servers; update the virus definitions on servers as needed.
Manage monthly audit reports pertaining to all HR Department servers and the status of patches, security compliance, and vulnerabilities.
Assist Oracle Database Administrators with monthly maintenance on all HR Department servers ranging from database password changes, backups and data duplication.
Utilize SMS/WSUS to ensure that patches are installed to DMZ related servers; manually issue patches to servers in standalone environments.
Coordinate with Information Systems Security Officers (ISSO) to ensure that software is properly installed and updated on HR servers.
Troubleshoot Microsoft related services to ensure the functionality of applications for Software Developers.
Network Specialist Lead Resume
Objective : Network Engineer with around 7 years of experience in the industry, which includes expertise in the areas of Routing and Switching, Security, Voice Gateways and Server administration (Windows and Linux). Network Administration includes managing the trouble ticket queue, responding to proactive monitoring alerts, executing change controls, routine maintenance, shell scripting, performance monitoring, tuning, and system diagnostics.
Skills : Proficient In Microsoft Word, Microsoft office, Windows, Mac, Adobe products, Quora, Windows NT.
Install and terminate CAT 5e and 6 cabling with RJ-45 connectors as well as perform punch downs in closets as well as Fiber and installing and configuring network equipment such as switches, routers, wireless access points, cabinets and panels to facilitate data transmission and network connectivity.
Managing the technical infrastructure of company events that operate with a network of various numbers of users depending on the event.
Review and test software and updates for each event, and work closely with other company employees/departments to resolve issues.
Identify and resolve network issues relating to company operations independently and without direct supervision.
Assists in recommendations for purchase of all equipment needed for client and company needs and network setups.
Maintain user securities onsite at client events.
Complete special hardware and software related projects for clients and users as assigned.
Data Network Specialist Resume
Summary : Dynamic professional with 11 years of diverse Experienced department liaison Information Technology experience Project management experience Superior interpersonal and communication skills Provide end user training on various software applications. Certified Sales Logix Administrator Work closely with end user to accomplish organizational Over a decade of dedicate customer service objectives.
Skills : <div>Public speaking skills, Social skills, Empathy.</div>
Created small switched networks to support meetings and conferences within the district.
Received an Excellence in Customer Service Award for work supporting the Inspector's Academy.
Upgraded the network patch deployment system to Windows Server Update System 3.0 Upgraded the domain controllers at seven remote sites and the district headquarters to Windows 2003 R2.
Served the user community through data restoration, Active Directory account creation, password resets, and restoration of access to special applications.
Administered Active Directory to create, move, and delete accounts; set file and folder permissions; update important fields; and performing comprehensive searches.
Set up, configured, and maintained a variety of Nortel Baystack switches.
Accomplished the installment of CAT6 Ethernet cabling and patch panel infrastructure in the main datacenter to support new Dell blade servers.
Bachelor Of Science
Network Specialist/Supervisor Resume
Summary : Seeking a Technical position to utilize my experience in Information Technology, VoIP, Legacy Telephony, and Customer Service areas with expertise in supporting high volume, fast paced, and demanding customer base.
Responsible for ordering all data transport circuits from DS0 to OCN on 6 continents for UBS Warburg's global WAN.
Tracked and managed delivery dates and escalated with vendors when dates were in danger of being missed.
Worked with vendors to route international circuits over diverse submarine cables to ensure survivability.
Maintained vendor relationships with preferred global and domestic carriers in the Americas, Europe, Africa, Asia Pacific and Australia.
Managed vendor sourcing and quotes and selected vendors based upon cost, lead time to install and availability of circuit diversity.
Managed network vendor selection, circuit ordering and delivery and coordination of testing for project to upgrade the bank's backbone network by a factor of 3 across the U.S.
Upgrade was accomplished in 60 days at an increase of only 40% of existing backbone cost.
Network Specialist/Technician Resume
Objective : High-performing, strategic-thinking professional with experience in a variety of technical roles. Proven abilities in developing, testing and troubleshooting solutions based upon an organization's needs. Analytical and attentive to detail, while being able to convey technical information to non-technical personnel.
Skills : PC Hardware Maintenance, Networking, Network Security, Microsoft Office, Linux Servers, Windows Servers, VOIP.
Installed, configured and maintained computer hardware and software for Maryland State Police's CVED headquarters and remote scale-house locations and barracks.
Implemented Cisco routers, switches and other LAN/WAN network appliances.
Hardened and deployed desktops and laptops in accordance with MSP use of technology guidelines.
Tracked allocated computer hardware for inventory purposes.
Tested new hardware, software, and patches before integration into production network.
Administered Windows Server 2008/2012 servers using Active Directory for user provisions and group policy management.
Configured, monitored, managed Sophos antivirus, HIDS and Safeguard encryption server.
Provided Tier 2 support to troopers and allied agency personnel using Windows RDP and LogMeIn Rescue.
PC/Network Specialist Resume
Objective : Over Seven Years of experience in the field of Networking, System Administration and User Support. Experience in setting up installing and supporting various kinds of routers that includes port forwarding, NAT usage, outside access to internal LAN, HSRP, VRRP, and GLBP. Extensive experience in implementing Cisco Switch networks (2900, 4500). Extensive experience in designing, implementing and supporting complex LAN/WAN/VLANs networks with Windows NT, Windows 2000, Novell Netware.
Skills : Networking, Electronic Repair and Instalation.
Perform site survey and provide documentation Cable Company.
Perform Troubleshooting end-to-end between two sites.
Help negotiate hardware, software, and circuit contract for customers.
Built and maintain network diagram using Visio for different customers.
Implemented TCP/IP, DHCP and DNS services for the networks.
Installation and configuration of Novell Network, which includes designing NDS, data migration and user migration, form previous network.
Installation and configuration of Windows NT PDC, BDC and stand-alone servers, which includes administration and users training.
Installation and Configuration of Microsoft Small Business Server 4.x that includes configuration of Exchange server, Outlook 97', Internet mail and Internet access to all users.
Network Specialist/Administrator Resume
Summary : Self motivated Information Systems Professional recognized for achievement and ability to do whatever it takes to accomplish goals. Dedicated team player known for ability to learn quickly, analyze diverse client problems and processes and provide network solutions.
Skills : Good, Systems admin.
Maintain and monitor end-user workstations and productivity on local area network.
Perform a variety of maintenance, software installation, end-user support and training tasks to ensure end-user workstations and network performance meet Montgomery College and user requirements.
Provide support to staff on all company-supported applications.
Troubleshoot computer problems, determine source and advise on appropriate action.
Perform regular maintenance and support of our users PCs.
and provide backup to the Director of Information Technology.
Routine system backups, performing user account setup/deletion, and run time-sensitive queries and reports.
Diagnosed internal inquiries and work requests as they relate to maintenance of personal computers.
Certificate In Technology
Network Specialist Resume
Objective : To provide 5 years of experience as a Network Engineer position that can use my growing networking skills and my national recognized certifications to ensure network security, efficiency and communications on budget and within client specified schedule.
Skills : Windows Server, Customer Support, SCCM, NetApp SAN NAS, Enterprise Antivirus, Network Administration, VPN, Vmware, Disaster Recovery, VOIP, Active Directory, Group Policy, Riverbed, Printers, Desktop Support, Lotus Notes, Network Monitoring.
In-depth resolution of issues as elevated by help desk personnel.
Researched and implemented Enterprise-wide notebook whole disk encryption.
Implementation selected as a vendor case study.
Provided technical assistance to the vendor's domestic operations.
Managed the mobile computing and remote access strategy for the entire corporation that included an evolving emphasis on providing full application and data access for off-site employees.
Responded to a deficiency in Sarbanes-Oxley compliance by researching and deploying a low cost server monitoring and reporting suite that also allowed department personnel to identify issues and take appropriate action before they became critical problems.
Responsible for server monitoring and maintenance.