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Thank you for your interest in employment at Unbound. Our staff members are co-creators of a dynamic, international sponsorship organization that has been serving children, youth and the aging in developing countries since 1981. If you have a heart for working with families living in poverty, and the experience and skills for any job opening below, we encourage you to apply.


Senior Network Engineer - Technology Services

The primary responsibility of the Network Engineer is to provide Windows, Macintosh, and all network support for Unbound, as a member of the Technology Services (TS) Infrastructure Team. The emphasis of the Senior Network Engineer role is in implementation for all these systems, with a focus on cybersecurity. This work is primarily focused in the Kansas City office, but also includes some limited support of the Unbound Project Offices located in the developing nations where Unbound’s program is operating. This position will provide support in ensuring the Unbound network is secure, available, and stable. This position may also provide guidance and direction for applications systems regarding how they fit into Unbound network systems and or what network environment is needed to support the applications. This person will be responsible for implementing information technology (IT) solutions to address complex business issues. This person will be able to thrive in a highly collaborative workplace and actively engage in all aspects of technology-related processes and solutions. The ideal candidate will possess a thorough understanding of servers, networking, and information security. Must be a team player and be able solve problems effectively working alone or with fellow team members. Possesses an aptitude for mentoring of Helpdesk staff and Network Analysts. Unbound will not sponsor applicants for work visas.

Qualifications

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Bachelor’s degree (B.A. / B.S.) from a four-year college or university in a computer technology related field; eight + years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • 8+ years of experience in Windows network topology, Windows server OS, network security, backup/restore technologies, and troubleshooting/helpdesk
  • Proficient in cybersecurity, advanced threat protection, and the overall data security landscape
  • Proficient in implementing and maintaining a Security Information & Event Management (SIEM) tool – specific experience with LogRhythm and Arctic Wolf are a major plus
  • Proficient understanding of PCI compliance and GDPR compliance, as well as any other emerging regulatory IT security measures
  • Must have a proven record of network maintenance/support and experience in trouble shooting a wide variety of systems problems
  • Proficient experience with Active Directory with an emphasis in the security, group policy, DNS, and DHCP components
  • Knowledge of wireless networks including best business practices and security for users
  • Ability to troubleshoot network and email problems
  • Ability to automate monitoring of systems using scripts or reporting tools
  • Service-oriented attitude and willingness to improve skills at all levels
  • Good communication skills – both oral and written
  • Must have ability to complete assigned tasks and projects in a timely manner
  • Ability to work non-standard hours when situations require, including working in an after-hours on-call rotation

Salary and benefits: Salary DOE. Excellent benefit package: Health, Dental, Life, AD&D, STD, LTD and 403(b) with generous paid-time-off allotment.

Submit cover letter, resume AND salary requirements to: Unbound HR, 1 Elmwood Ave., Kansas City, KS 66103; fax 913.384.2211; or e-mail in Word or PDF format to [email protected].