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IT Network Administrator Job Description

Job Overview

The IT Network Administrator is responsible for configuring, maintaining and troubleshooting all network functions and applications.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Troubleshooting, installing and updating desktop PC hardware, software, printers, scanners, phones and other peripherals
  • Configuration and set-up of all new server systems required internally for the company’s activities
  • Firewall administration, anti-virus updates and overall responsibility for company IT security
  • Administer and maintain end user accounts, permissions and access rights
  • Provide telephone and desktop support to internal users and provide training where necessary
  • Forecasting any needed improvements, budgeting for and implementing any changes
  • Manage all network hardware and equipment including routers, switches and hubs
  • Ensure network connectivity of all workstations

Skills / Attributes Required

  • Previous experience in a similar role
  • Good working knowledge of the following operating systems:-. Windows XP / Vista / Windows 7 and Windows 2003 / 2008 Server with Active Directory
  • Working knowledge of MS Exchange Server 2003 / 2007 / 2010
  • Experience with DNS, DHCP and Terminal Services
  • Knowledge of WAN / LAN / WIFI and TCP/IP
  • Working knowledge of Symantec Backup Exec
  • Hands on knowledge of the procedures used in the installation,

Alternative Job Titles

IT Systems Engineer | IT Systems Administrator

Typical Salary Range

£23,000 to £36,000