Network Administrator
$65,000 - $85,000
Job Description and Requirements:

    Responsible for overseeing all activities related to the County’s data and security infrastructure.



    • Meet with the IT Manager, provide updates and seek direction on a regular basis.
    • Work effectively with clients, users and senior managers.
    • Promote and maintain a team environment.
    • Participate in projects related to responsibilities; may serve as a technical project lead on occasions.
    • Recognize problems, develop recommendations and solutions and oversee correction within assigned specialty.
    • Liaise between end users and network administration staff to maximize network/systems utilization.
    • Oversee the configuration and management of the IT infrastructure to support requirements in areas such as data retention, security, business continuity, disaster recovery planning/testing and information risk management.
    • Must be able to lift equipment that can weigh 50 pounds or more in tight spaces with one or two persons.


    • Identify security risks and coordinate their remediation.
    • Manage responses to security incidents.
    • Work with various IT functional groups to ensure end-to-end system security in regards to data exchange between systems both internal and external
    • Research emerging security technologies for their application in the agency’s computing environment.


    • Four or more years’ experience configuring, managing and troubleshooting Windows Server 2012 or greater
    • Two or more years’ experience configuring, managing and troubleshooting Windows Active Directory with 1,000 plus users
    • Experience with patch management of servers, network devices and desktops
    • Knowledge and understanding of networking, TCP/IP, DNS, DHCP, etc…


    • Experience with web servers including Apache, Tomcat and IIS is preferred
    • Experience with backup solutions like Avamar, DataDomain or Commvault
    • Experience managing Enterprise based email systems such as Exchange
    • Experience with monitoring tools such as ‘What’s up Gold”
    • Experience managing malware and antivirus solutions in the enterprise
    • Experience with virtualization technology such as VMware, VirtualBox or HyperV
    • Experience with PowerShell scripting in particular task automation
    • Experience with Load Balancers such as Kemp, F5
    • Experience with NAS/SAN Devices such as Dell/EMC VNX, Unity, Isilon
    • Experience with rack based server hardware from Dell, HP, etc…
    • Experience with managing Linux servers


    • Valid New Jersey driver’s license.


    To perform this job successfully, the individual must be able to perform each essential function as well as possess the knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required for the position. Persons with mental or physical disabilities are eligible if they can perform essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodations. If the accommodation cannot be made because it would cause the employer undue hardship, such persons may not be eligible.

How to apply:
  • Individuals will only be considered if they possess the minimum requirements listed above.
  • All applicants: In order to be considered for a job opening, an Application for Employment must be completed for each position. Resumes may be attached but are not considered as substitution for a fully completed job application form.
  • Mail: Completed applications referencing the job title code on the application to: County of Monmouth, Human Resources Department, 1 East Main Street, Freehold, NJ 07728
  • Phone: To request a Job Application be mailed to you, call 732-431-7300
  • In Person: Monday – Friday 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
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