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Network Engineer (LAN/WAN/VPN)

Location: Boone, NC, United States
Job ID: 11519
Date Posted: Sep 28, 2020

Job Description

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Samaritan's Purse is a non-denominational evangelical Christian organization providing spiritual and physical aid to hurting people around the world. For over 40 years, Samaritan's Purse has helped meet needs of people who are victims of war, poverty, natural disasters, disease, and famine with the purpose of sharing God's love through His Son, Jesus Christ.

Opportunity Overview:

We have an incredible opportunity for a Network Engineer to join our internal Network team here at Samaritan's Purse. brand new Product Development team! This engineer would need to have experience with various firewall, LAN, WAN and VPN networking technology in addition to cutting edge network security tools. Currently the technology, processes, and tools used by the network team stands at the forefront of progress in the non-profit Christian IT arena.  If you are searching more than just a job, but a Career with lasting impact, come see how we accomplish that!

Technical Requirements:

  • Maintains a personal, active relationship with Jesus Christ and is a consistent witness for Jesus Christ.
  • Responsible for installation and support of network hardware and software services.
  • Propose Firewall/LAN/WAN solutions, and develop router and switch configurations.
  • Develop methods and tools to be used to test and implement new LAN/WAN equipment.
  • Configures, installs, and troubleshoots desktop and server hardware and related operating system software.
  • Supports integrity of network services such as e-mail, Internet, VPN, and/or telephone service under general direction of supervisor.
  • Assists with performance and capacity monitoring, reporting status to supervisor.
  • Develops and maintains effective network and systems documentation.
  • Available to provide on-call support as needed by management to fulfill the department Service Level Agreement and Internal Operating Procedures.

Ministry/Mission Requirements:

  • Faithfully upholds the ministry in prayer.
  • Consistently participates in daily staff devotions.
  • Demonstrate behavior aligned with Samaritan's Purse's Mission Statement, Statement of Faith, Hallmarks, policies, and expectations.
  • Effectively represents Jesus Christ to those within both personal and professional spheres of influence.
  • Maintain a strong Christian witness to colleagues, vendors, charitable beneficiaries, and the general public.

Our Benefits:

  • Career with Purpose!
  • Great work/life balance
  • Extremely Competitive 401(k) retirement savings plan (high matching)
  • Extremely Competitive Medical, prescription, dental & vision insurance
  • Competitive vacation and time off benefits
  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
  • Long term and short term disability insurance
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Location: Boone, NC, United States
Date Posted: Sep 28, 2020

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