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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 Lead Network Engineer is a central university office position 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. Responsible for the design, planning, implementation, troubleshooting, and maintenance of the companies' network infrastructure and architecture. 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. Has the aptitude to perform troubleshooting, testing, scripting and coding, and demonstrates leadership and mentoring of less-experienced engineers. Reports to the NOC Manager, Run or Build Manager of Network Services, or the Network Services Director. Performs other duties as required.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: A master's degree in engineering or computer ccience and ten years of relevant Senior Engineering experience with servers and networks. CCNP certification is required, with strong routing and switching background and strong working knowledge of wireless and Security. 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. General network OS CLI power user - IOS, NX-OS, IOS-XE. Practical knowledge of one or more coding/scripting languages ¿ bash, tcl/tk, python, perl, php, C, etc. Excellent working knowledge of BGP, OSPF and good working knowledge of DHCP, internet DNS, ISC BIND/DHCP, (infoblox preferred). Good familiarity with enterprise VoIP systems including dual mode ports and phone boot process. Linux OS's and Linux CLI (ssh/scp/rsync/tar/chmod/chown/bash/REGEX/etc.) i.e. Linux power user. 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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