Network Engineer

Location
Charlottesville, VA
Posted
Sep 11, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Working Title: Network Engineer

Position Type: University Managerial and Professional Staff

Department: Information Technology Services

Location: Charlottesville

Posting Date: 09-08-2018

Posting Summary:
The University of Virginia's Information Technology Services (ITS) department is looking for a highly motivated Network Engineer responsible for providing a robust and reliable network in support of the research and educational endeavors of the University of Virginia.

This is an exciting opportunity working on an enterprise network at Virginia's largest employer. Duties include: -providing daily operational support and administration for University core network infrastructure, including functional and empirical analysis related to its planning, design, installation and implementation;
-working with end users, departments and vendors to resolve network capacity, hardware/software and security issues;
-participating in an on-call rotation which provides 24X7 coverage.

Minimum Requirements:

- Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, MIS, Computer Engineering or related discipline. Relevant experience may be considered in lieu of a degree.

- Some networking experience is highly desirable.

- General knowledge of computer engineering, network architecture, network hardware, monitoring and management software, network protocols, network services, network security methodologies and a system scripting and/or programming principles.

- Must be able to research, install and maintain network equipment hardware and software as well as understand open source and/or commercial network monitoring and management systems.

- Must have the ability to analyze the security of existing network infrastructure, understanding vulnerabilities and risks at a basic level.

Preferred Requirements:

- At least one year of experience with the following routers and switches: Juniper MX, Cisco 6500 series, Cisco 3750 series, Arista 7xxx series, IBM BNT G8052 and Nortel/Avaya 5xxx series.

- Comptia A+, Comptia Sec+, Comptia Net+, or JNCIA.

- Understanding of routing and switching protocols, including ISIS, MPLS, VRF/VPLS, LACP, and Spanning Tree configurations.


To apply, visit http://jobs.virginia.edu and search on Posting Number 0624001. Complete an application, attach a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three references

For questions regarding the position or application process contact Chris Black at cmb2ej@virginia.edu

The University of Virginia is fundamentally committed to increasing the diversity of our faculty and staff. We believe diversity is excellence expressing itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences. We are equal opportunity and affirmative action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic information.

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
General knowledge of computer engineering, network architecture, network hardware, monitoring and management software, network protocols, network services, network security methodologies and a system scripting and/or programming principles. Must be able to research, install and maintain network equipment hardware and software as well as understand open source and/or commercial network monitoring and management systems. Must have the ability to analyze the security of existing network infrastructure, understanding vulnerabilities and risks at a basic level.

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