Yale's infrastructure consists of mixed routing/switching environment. The Sr. Network Engineer will be responsible for designing, installing, maintaining, and supporting LAN, WAN and VoIP infrastructures. Provides high-level technical support for voice, storage, and data network systems. Leads projects used to maintain current operating levels for infrastructure systems. Researches emerging technologies to enhance network performance and provide operating efficiencies. Assists with administration of security devices such as firewall, IDS, Proxy, and VPN. Remediates vulnerabilities detected in the networking infrastructure and related systems.Ensures customer focus and communication through all aspects of the assigned responsibilities. Recognizes the following core values in fulfilling their job responsibilities: honesty, trust, respect, communication, teamwork, personal accountability, and a positive attitude. Installs, configures, troubleshoots, and manages network hardware, software, systems, services, equipment, and devices. Acts as technical lead for all network related projects. Works with internal and external resources in support of those projects. Provides regular updates to management on the status of such projects. Maintains network security infrastructure, review system logs, monitors system security, and configures network security related devices. Works with outside agencies or organizations for network, security, and voice services. Provides input on budgets for all infrastructure related projects in support of the IT Capital Budget process. Researches new networking and telecommunication technologies. Develops business case and strategy for implementation where appropriate. Participate in an on-call rotation and respond to emergency calls on a 24X7 basis, and must be able to work off shift hours and weekends to maintain system functionality when necessary. Performs other duties or special projects as required or as assigned.
Posting Position Title: Senior Network Engineer
University Job Title: Sr. Network Engineer
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
Required Skill/ability 1: Hands-on ability implementing, administrating and troubleshooting at least one of the following network devices: Cisco, Juniper and Palo Alto firewalls, HP, Cisco, Juniper, switches and routers.
Required Skill/ability 2: Expert knowledge of the OSI network model, Ethernet, and TCP/IP networking. Must have a practical level of experience implementing and administering common TCP/IP-based services, such as DNS, DHCP, HTTP, FTP, SSH, SMTP, etc.
Required Skill/ability 3: Expert knowledge of network design, installation and maintenance; expert knowledge of network security.
Required Skill/ability 4: Excellent oral and written communications skills. Advanced computer skills from a Network LAN/WAN/Wireless Network perspective.
Required Skill/ability 5:
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills:
Required Licenses Or Certifications:
Bachelor's degree and six to eight years of experience in the field or in a related area.
Yale University is an American private Ivy League research university located in New Haven, Connecticut. Founded in 1701 in the Colony of Connecticut, the university is the third-oldest institution of higher education in the United States.