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At Jackson Thornton Technologies, we recognize that the best technologies are useless without the best people to effectively manage them. That's why one of our core ideologies is to hire only the most talented people in the industry.
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Technology Consultant - Auburn/Opelika
As our client base continues to grow in the Auburn/Opelika area, we are seeking an experienced Technology Consultant located in this area. The Technology Consultant will work alongside our technology staff responsible for day to day support of our Managed Service clients which involve network implementations, server virtualization, telecommunications, SAN storage, wireless, VoIP, etc.  This position reports to the Director of Technical Services in Montgomery, but will work primarily out of our Opelika office. Position requires occasional travel beyond the Auburn/Opelika area as well as after-hours work for support and project deployments as needed. Requirements include:
  • Minimum of three years of hands-on experience in data networking, servers, virtualization, storage and telecommunications, including expert knowledge of TCP/IP and in-depth knowledge of routing and Ethernet switching
  • Bachelor's degree or technical degree; or an equivalent combination of education and/or experience
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, and ability to interact with all levels of management
  • Exceptional organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Strong problem solving skills; excellent trouble shooting and conflict resolution skills
  • Must be a self-motivator, able to work independently and lead project staff as needed
  • Skills and experience with:
    • Cisco and Juniper Firewalls and Switches
    • Windows Server technologies
    • Virtualization technology – preferably VMWare
    • Data Storage – SAN/NAS technologies
    • TCP/IP  Network troubleshooting, design and support
The following are preferred:
  • Experience meeting with customers to understand needs, requirements, and opportunities
  • Experience in hardware systems integration/implementation
  • Cisco, Microsoft, Juniper, VMWare, and IBM certifications

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