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*This is an Exempt position. Employees in this position are paid a salary on a monthly basis and are not eligible to receive overtime pay.

JOB DESCRIPTION: The Senior Network Engineer is a central university office position responsible for supporting a highly available, secure, and fast network to enable the business and to anticipate and plan for future needs. Responsible for senior-level management and maintenance of the companies' LAN/WAN environment and computer systems including participation and oversight of daily upkeep and administration of the companies' network infrastructure and computer systems. Designs and implements voice, data, and transport systems. Applies advanced troubleshooting and problem solving to complex network problems. Collaborates with others for active maintenance and future growth. Sets policies, guidelines, and establishes best practices for active maintenance and future growth. Responsible for the design, planning, implementation, troubleshooting, and maintenance of the companies' network infrastructure and architecture. Installs, configures, maintains, and troubleshoots network services and devices. Interacts with customers to resolve network issues. Performs inspections and upgrades. Develops and maintains documentation. Has the aptitude to perform troubleshooting, testing, scripting and coding and demonstrates leadership and mentoring of less-experienced engineers. Reports to the NOC Manager, or the Run or Build Manager of Network Services. Performs other duties as required.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: A bachelor's degree in IT or related field and seven years of relevant IT experience with servers and networks, OR an equivalent combination of education, training, and/or experience. Working knowledge of Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Foundations v3 practices and CCNP or other network certification preferred. Good working experience and familiarity with network packet analyzer/sniffers or related tools. Working knowledge of the command line interface. Working knowledge of SMARTS, Netcool, SolarWinds, or equivalent systems, along with familiarity with DNS BIND, Wireless and VoIP. Experience with L2/L3 High availability mechanisms including stateful HA i.e. NAT, Firewall, VPN, HSRP, track, VRRP, STP, ECMP, etc. Good working experience with network packet analyzer/sniffers or related tools. Valid Georgia driver's license and an insurable driving record.

The above statements are intended to describe the work being performed by people assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of the personnel so classified.


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