DirectEmployers Association Senior Network Engineer in Indianapolis, Indiana

DirectEmployers is looking for a Senior Network Engineer who has experience in network administration, Windows Server administration, and support of both. This is a full time, direct hire position in the Product Development department. Duties will include maintaining computer networks and solving any problems that may occur with them in conjunction with other IT Support and Development staff.

You will work daily with Microsoft Server Software and Core Enterprise Services, making sure all our staff has access to the digital tools they need to be successful, including Exchange Servers, SQL Server, Terminal Server, Active Directory and Azure). You will also be responsible for implementing data management tasks such as backups, securing of data, and disaster recovery. You will be working directly with both development and business staff.

Essential Experience:

  • 10+ years related experience in network administration and support
  • 10+ years related experience in Windows administration and support
  • Expertise in enterprise networking and Network Security Management
  • Experience with Cisco and Dell networking equipment
  • Experience with Active Directory
  • Experience with Unix/Linux specifically Ubuntu and NginX
  • Experience with Exchange
  • Experience with SQL Server Administration
  • Experience with Terminal Server
  • Experience with Windows Client Operating Systems - Windows 8-10
  • Experience with data management techniques including backup, data security and disaster recovery systems and procedures
  • Experience with performing hardware installation, configuration and repair of Dell Enterprise servers
  • Experience with RAID Storage Systems
  • Thorough knowledge of DNS, DHCP, SMTP and other core protocols
  • Ability to maintain technical documentation of processes
  • Problem solving ability and ability to handle stress


  • Bachelor or Associate degree in System Administration and Computer Networks, Computer Science or Information Technology Systems
  • Relevant Professional certifications
  • Experience with Azure