What is the specific title of the position? Network Engineer
What Project/Projects will the candidate be working on while on assignment? Avella network integration and operations.
IDEAL BACKGROUND: 5+ years configuring network infrastructure: switching & routing, VPN, integrating multiple data centers. Under minimal supervision, establishes infrastructure/networking environment by designing, defining, and documenting systems configurations while enforcing systems standards. Oversees deployment of new systems and/or network infrastructure.
• Cisco Network experience – switching, routing, vpns
• Network Security – Firewalls, Cisco ASA, Palo Alto is a plus
• Work independently and self-direct work
*** What experience will set candidates apart from one another? Experience migrating network technologies.
Is this person a sole contributor or part of a team? team
If so, please describe the team? (Name of team, size of team, etc.) Avella Infrastructure Team, 7 engineers
What are the top 5-10 responsibilities for this position? (Please be detailed as to what the candidate is expected to do or complete on a daily basis)
Responsible for designing and troubleshooting complex infrastructure/network systems. Under minimal supervision, establishes infrastructure/networking environment by designing, defining, and documenting systems configurations while enforcing systems standards. Oversees deployment of new systems and/or network infrastructure. Maximizes infrastructure/network performance by troubleshooting infrastructure network problems and outages; scheduling upgrades; collaborating with architects on systems optimization.
Infrastructure/Network Designs – Work with users and IT operations to define requirements for new systems/network implementations; evaluate available technologies within established standards to meet design requirements; develop technical design for implementation of approved technologies; develop configuration standards for use by operations team; consult with system/network administration when requested
Infrastructure/Network Optimization – Use system/network performance data propose changes to improve availability and reliability. Using resource utilization data, propose changes to increase system/network efficiency and capacity; work closely with system/network administration to deploy and monitor recommended optimizations
Operational Support – Provide technical review of proposed changes, work closely with the system/network administration team to plan and execute major firmware and operating system upgrades; provide Level 4 technical support to resolve critical production incidents.
What software tools/skills are needed to perform these daily responsibilities?
Bachelor's degree in information technology or related field or equivalent experience. At least five years of experience in system/network design and operations. In-depth knowledge and experience with all phases of operating systems HW, SW, and concepts on at least one platform. Candidate must have knowledge of future technology trends within area of expertise with strong written and oral communications skills.
Experience with Cisco
Where is the work to be performed? (Please list preferred Health Care Company facility, if other please specify i.e. remote work, rural, etc.) Avella Phoenix AZ
What are the work hours? (ex. 9am-5pm, day/night shifts, rotating shifts, etc) 8am-4pm
What type of interview process is preferred? (Face to face, phone, Skype, or a combination of the three) face to face