Network Engineer

Updated: 6 months ago
Location: Knoxville, TENNESSEE
Job Type: FullTime
Job Title:  Network Engineer
Department:  Info Services Operations
Full/Part Time:  Full
Req Number:  UHS-16263
Job Description: 


Provides troubleshooting, configuration and maintenance of multi-campus complex networks, including assistance to vendor technical resources.  Perform installation of wired and wireless network hardware, including rack and stack.
Assess need for any network reconfigurations (minor or significant) and execute them as required in accordance with change control policy.
 Participate on network roadmap planning, including recommending, scheduling, and performing network improvements, upgrades, and lifecycle management.
 Participate in projects and provide technical project management across various teams.
 Work with customers to design and implement new remote wired and wireless networks.
 Support implementation of new systems and applications including planning, executing network technical tasks, testing, issue resolution, assessment of system environment readiness, and go-live support.
Provides recommendations on the process improvements related to implementation processes and leads the efforts to create improvements Participate in process improvement and standardization initiatives, including documentation.
 Provides mentoring and knowledge transfer to team members.




„h Knowledge of TCP/IP protocol suite
„h Experience with multi-campus network environment and area cable plants
„h Experience with packet capturing software for troubleshooting purposes
„h Knowledge of routing protocols: RIP/RIPv2, EIGRP, IGRP, and ideally BGP
„h Knowledge of Layer 2 switching protocols and configurations: VLANs, STP/RSTP/MST, access/trunk.
„h Experience with racking and cabling Routers and Switches.
„h Knowledge of Ethernet and Fiber cabling.
„h Operational level experience with the Cisco IOS and route/switch equipment.
„h Cisco Switches (3700, 3800, 4500, 6500 series switches), Nexus Experience a plus.
„h Cisco Routers (2800, 3800, 3900 ISR series routers and 1000 series ASR Routers
„h Operational experience with Cisco ASA Firewalls
„h Controller based Cisco Wireless Experience
„h Experience with Cisco Prime
„h Experience with Cisco VOIP, Call Manager & Call Manger Express
„h Radius Experience
„h Experience with Microsoft office and Visio or other diagramming programs.



Healthcare experience a PLUS.
 Must have strong technical documentation experience and accomplishments.
 Excellent customer skills (written and verbal communications) are a MUST.
 Must be a self-starter, take initiative, and proactive.
 Must be highly flexible and adaptable to changing requirements, priorities, and environments.
 Must be able to demonstrate strong team working skills.
 Must be able to manage multiple priorities and projects at the same time.
 Excellent customer service, communication, interpersonal, and problem solving skills.
excellent organizational & time management skills.






Job Qualifications: 

„h Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science/ Mathematics or equivalent experience.
„h CCNA Routing/Switching or Wireless Required, CCNP preferred.

Minimum of 10 years of network engineering experience  

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