Network Engineer, Security

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Position TitleNetwork Engineer, SecurityAdvertised TitleNetwork Security EngineerLocationTroy, NY CampusSearch NumberS19-00994Full Time/Part TimeFull TimePortfolioDivision of the Chief Information OfficerBusiness UnitNetworking & Telecommunications OfficeJob Summary

The Network Engineer is responsible for providing technical leadership and oversight for complex, enterprise-wide services including the design, development and maintenance of campus security network and core infrastructure. http://rpijobs.rpi.edu/postings/8328

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree and 6 years relevant professional work experience or relevant combination of education, training and professional work experience

Formal training in information technology and network security.

Preferred Qualifications

None

Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

•Familiarity with TCP/IP protocols, services and attack and defense methods.
•Familiarity with SANS, CERT and other industry best-practice organizations.
•Familiarity with firewall, VPN, IDS/IPS, and SIEM technologies.
•Familiarity with core network infrastructure services, including routing, switching, wireless, and VOIP.
•Advanced diagnostic and troubleshooting skills.
•Network design following security best-practice guidelines.
•Traffic analysis pertaining to network attacks and mitigation.
•Ability to provide training to all levels.
•Ability to work effectively under pressure and meet goals and deadlines.
•Ability to learn quickly and troubleshoot complex problems.
•Ability to diagnose hardware and software problems.
•Ability to communicate and cooperate effectively with colleagues and users in a diverse environment.
•Ability to work both independently and as a team member.

Preferred Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

None

Job Posted DateIn order to receive full consideration you must apply byJob Close DateNew/Replacement PositionNewOther Position Requirements

Normal office, studio, lab and production environments. The work is fast paced and stressful. May be subject to long, irregular hours including some evenings, nights and weekends.

Additional Information

The Network Engineer is responsible for providing technical leadership and oversight for complex, enterprise-wide services including the design, development and maintenance of campus security network and core infrastructure. Involved in all aspects of network security from detecting, tracking, identifying, collecting evidence & resolving break-ins, virus/worm infections, and campus hacking. Responsible for design, troubleshooting, maintenance of some aspects of core network infrastructure and services as well. In addition, the Network Engineer leads complex projects that often include individuals from different departments or portfolios and leadership. This position collaborates closely with other technical and IT leadership positions providing high-level guidance, mentoring and training including helping to develop other technical employees.

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    Posted: 8/9/2019
    Application Due: 11/7/2019
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