Network Administrator

Swiss Krono, USA - Barnwell, SC


1. General information on the job:

Job title: Network Administrator

Legal entity/Country: Swiss Krono US / Barnwell

Direct superior: IT Manager

Department: IT

FLSA: Exempt

2. Purpose of the job:

Maintain a reliable, secure and efficient data communications network. Deploy, configure, maintain and monitor all active network equipment to ensure smooth network operation.

3. Key responsibilities:

· Fully support, configure, maintain and upgrade networks and servers

· Install and integrate new server hardware, applications and needed updates

· Support and administer third-party applications

· Ensure network security and connectivity

· Monitor network performance (availability, utilization, throughput, goodput, and latency) and test for weaknesses

· Set up user accounts, permissions and passwords

· Resolve problems reported by end user

· Define network policies and procedures

· Specify system requirements and design solutions

· Research and make recommendations on server system administration

4. Professional Experience:

· Proven experience in a network administrator role

· Hands on experience in networking, routing, switching

· Excellent knowledge of best practices around management, control, monitoring of server infrastructure

· Experience with firewalls, Internet VPN’s remote implementation, troubleshooting and problem solving

· Ability to set up and configure server hardware

· Familiarity with backup and recovery software and methodologies


5. Education and specialized skills profile:

· Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field

· SQL programming, Access databases, VoIP phone systems

6. Environment and Behavioral profile:

Great at analyzing, critical thinking, prioritizing, organizing and multi-tasking with passion to learning to adapt to changing tech demands.

7. Linguistic Profile:

· English, writes and speaks clearly and efficiently

8. Mobility and Physical Requirement profile:

· Work location is Barnwell. This job operates in a manufacturing environment.

· Travel to sites in Georgia and North Carolina in the US as well as Europe may be required.

· Sitting, walking, standing, lifting, carrying, installing equipment in climate-controlled offices and non-climate-controlled shop floor. Lift use may be required.

· This is a full-time position, and general hours of work and days are Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5 p.m. This position regularly requires being on call and some weekend work.

9. Key relationships (internal and external stakeholder)

· Internal (local employees, management, global team)

· External (customers, vendors)

Job Type: Full-time


  • Network Administration: 3 years (Preferred)

Work Location:

  • One location