Senior Network Engineer
DescriptionAs a member of the Network Services group the incumbent will be responsible for maintaining the integrity, security and availability of the network infrastructure for the entire organization. This includes the University and Health System. This position will monitor the entire environment and respond to issues (via Zenoss, Aruba Airwave, Remedy, etc.), process work requests such as Ethernet provisioning, DNS/IP address changes, wireless provisioning, firewall change requests, etc. This position will also perform routine maintenance such as hardware refresh and/or code updates during scheduled off hours maintenance windows. Performs other duties as assigned.
Required Education & Experience:Bachelor’s degree and at least three (3) years related networking experience. Demonstrated experience with monitoring systems (Zenoss, Aruba Airwave, etc.). Experience with VoIP deployments. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.
Required Skills & Abilities:* Expertise with routers and switches such as Extreme/Avaya.* Demonstrated experience with wireless infrastructure.* Strong verbal and written communication skills along with the ability to effectively interact with a diverse group of individuals.* Answer Network Services call center and provide tier 3 technical support for IT personnel.* Ability to build, configure and deploy new switches, routers, wireless, etc. at the direction of the Assistant Director. * Ability to work flexible days and shifts including nights and/or weekends, as necessary.
Preferred:* Experience with Aruba wireless.* Experience with Palo Alto firewalls* Experience with DNS / IP address management systems* Experience with application performance monitoring solutions* Experience with AAA / NAC solutions (Aruba Clearpass)
Temple University values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity for all persons regardless of age, color, disability, ethnicity, marital status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran status or any other status protected by law.
Compliance Statement: In the performance of their functions as detailed in the position description employees have an obligation to avoid ethical, legal, financial and other conflicts of interest to ensure that their actions and outside activities do not conflict with their primary employment responsibilities at the institution. Employees are also expected to understand and be in compliance with applicable laws, University and. employment policies and regulations, including NCAA regulations for areas and departments which their essential functions cause them to interact.
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Primary Location: Pennsylvania-Philadelphia-Main Campus-Tech Center
Shift: Day Job
Employee Status: Regular