Network Engineer - Senior

  • Adventist Health System
  • Orlando, FL, USA
  • Jan 29, 2018
Healthcare

Job Description

GENERAL SUMMARY:

The Network Engineer is responsible for the implementation, support, and maintenance of current and future enterprise network systems. Equipment in scope includes routers, switches, wiring, servers, back-up systems, firewalls, load balancers, proxy servers, network management systems and diagnostic tools. Works on complex problems where analysis of situation requires in-depth evaluation of various technical and non-technical factors. Plans and implements large-scale systems projects. Provides work leadership and training to lower level network technicians. Requires strong technical skills and working knowledge of LAN/MAN/WAN systems, networks, and applications.

Qualifications:

PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

Develop written policies and procedures to support network operations, security and integrity.

Maintain network documentation and create it when deficiencies are identified.

Assist with the development of departmental, hospital, region, enterprise and project related budgets.

Provide escalation support for major incidents and field technicians requests.

Provide cross training to peers and lower level technicians.

Participate as part of an on-call rotation for after-hours support.

Submit change records for known projects with sufficient time to meet organizational goals.

Implement required changes in the environment with minimum impact through proper test and implementation plans.

Complete all incidents and requests in accordance with the organizational Service Level Agreements (SLA).

Lead projects at an Enterprise level to meet business goals, support new technology implementations, and facilitate network tasks for acquisitions, divestitures and joint venture agreements.

Leverage existing network management and monitoring solutions to proactively detect deficiencies and make improvement recommendations.

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIRED:

Strong knowledge on at least one of the network core competencies: routing, switching or security

Experience with various network troubleshooting tools such as packet analysis software, wireless spectrum analysis and web diagnostic tools.

Ability to quickly learn systems with little or no documentation. Continuous learning of new systems, business processes and concepts are a must.

Excellent oral and written communication skills required.

Basic knowledge of Project Management terminology and methodology is required.

Experience in Microsoft client/server environment is required

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS PREFERRED:

Cisco CCNA and CCNP certifications are preferred. Extensive and proven experience may be substituted for certification where appropriate.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

Five (5) years documented experience in a large-scale distributed network environment

High School Diploma or GED

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE PREFERRED:

Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or Mathematics

LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNA)

LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION PREFERRED:

Cisco Certified Internetworking Expert (CCNP)

Cisco Certified Design Professional (CCDP)

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