The New School seeks a driven, service oriented Network Engineer who will focus on our enterprise network. This engineer will also provide backup and support for others in thenetworking group in areas such as routing, switching, and other core networking functions. This position requires an advanced networking background. The successful candidate will have both depth and breadth within the networking field. This position will report to the Director of Integrated Communications Services. Role Responsibilities: - Engineer, design, and maintain a complicated enterprise network, including data, voice, and network security. - Provide ongoing operational support and troubleshooting of production networking issues. - Optimize networking infrastructure throughout the campus environment. - Provide Level-3 technical support for the University Service Desk.
Required Qualifications: Technical - Strong, enterprise level experience with data networking, including complex routing and switching experience. - Knowledge of optical switching, with experience using DWDM. - Experience and knowledge of Cisco protocols and equipment. - Strong knowledge of networking design and networking theory. - Demonstrated expertise in analyzing and solving complex technical problems. - Experience with enterprise network security and firewall maintenance. - Desire to work on network architecture, technical troubleshooting, and hands-on datacenter tasks, sometimes within the course of just one project. Organizational - Candidate should have a Bachelor degree in Information Technology or related field of study. - Ability to see a project through from start to finish, including analysis, design, planning, testing, and implementation. - Ability to work in a strong team environment as well as independently. - Good verbal and written communication skills. - Excellent documentation skills, using tools such as Visio, Excel, and Word. - Ability to work on weekends, early mornings and evenings, as needed. - Must work well with multiple parties in Information Technology and other departments on ongoing technology and university initiatives. - A strong desire to continually learn new technologies as they pertain to this position.
Preferred Technical Qualifications: - Knowledge of enterprise wireless technology. - Experience with network management and monitoring tools, such SolarWinds. - Knowledge of emerging technologies in networking, including IoT, SD-WAN, networking analytics, and cloud computing. - Work with cable plant best practices. Racking, stacking, and installing equipment when necessary.
Internal Number: 17077
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The New School, a leading university in downtown New York City, offers degree and nondegree academic programs in design, the social sciences, the liberal arts, management, the arts, and media. Students benefit from small classes, superior resources, and renowned faculty members who practice what they teach. Continuing education courses and public programs place the university at the center of New York’s cultural and intellectual life.