Refinery29 is hiring a

Network Administrator

New York, United States

Company Description

Refinery29, the largest independent fashion and style website in the United States, delivers nonstop inspiration for smart, stylish and creative women everywhere.  For three years running, Refinery29 has been featured in Inc. Magazine’s Top 500 fastest growing companies, and in 2013 it was rated the #1 fastest growing media company in the US.  In 2014, Refinery29 was chosen as one of Fast Company’s World's Top 10 Most Innovative Companies in Style, and won three Webby Awards including Best in Fashion & Beauty. For more information and to browse content, visit


  • Work with cross-functional team members to assess and resolve internal IT network and systems issues
  • Configure, install, support, and maintain network hardware and infrastructure
  • Proactively monitor core network devices and infrastructure
  • Build, maintain and upgrade network infrastructures in new and growing offices internationally
  • Create the necessary documentation on systems and processes
  • Manage daily backup process, both onsite and off, ensuring the data for all sites is successfully backed up. 
  • Make changes to existing network infrastructures as is necessary to keep up with the growth of the company
  • Stay up to date on new network and systems technologies and make proactive recommendations to the IT Director
  • Monitor VPN tunnels and data replication to remote offices and data centers

Desired Skills and Experience

  • 5+ Years Experience working in Cisco Network environment
  • Minimum CCNA certification
  • Demonstrated CCNA level network technology and support experience
  • Experience with Cisco ASA Firewalls
  • Experience with cloud computing virtual private networking. (EC2, AWS, Softlayer)
  • A thorough working knowledge of TCP/IP protocols, Access Control Lists, IP Addressing/Subnetting, and LAN technologies
  • Advanced understanding of WLAN environments with an emphasis on Cisco technologies
  • Advanced understanding of Windows 2012 Server environments 
  • Experience with SAN storage, especially EMC products 
  • Strong communication skills; ability to explain situations and set expectations
  • Experience with Google Apps
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities and tasks and follow through to completion on strict deadlines
  • Experience in a predominantly Mac OS X environment
  • University Degree or equivalent work experience 
  • Knowledge of Cloud based VoIP environments and support

Additional Information

Refinery29 is firmly committed to providing equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, gender, sexual orientation, age, religion, national origin, ancestry, marital or veteran status, or physical or mental disability.

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