GENERAL SUMMARY OF DUTIES: The Network Engineer monitors network activity, researches opportunities for network improvements, maintains all network hardware and software, maintains network operations, and ensures that the network is continuously available for all SLRC computer services.
PERFORMANCE REQUIREMENTS: Knowledge, Skills & Abilities: Ability to communicate technical information to non-technical personnel; advanced knowledge and understanding of a range of computer and networking software and hardware systems and related technologies. Ability to install, configure, and maintain personal computers, networks, and/or related hardware and software. Ability to analyze and assess computer /network architecture requirements and determine optimum, cost-effective solutions. Computer/network systems planning skills. Knowledge of computer/network systems infrastructure requirements and standards. Knowledge of computer security systems, applications, procedures, and techniques. Ability to plan, develop, and coordinate multiple projects. Knowledge of current technological developments/trends in area of expertise. Strong interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to work effectively with a staff and customers. Ability to develop and present educational programs and/or workshops.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
Education: High school education or equivalent preferred.
Experience: Minimum of three years experience with Cisco hardware, software and MS server and desktop systems and products.
Certificate/License: None required. MCSE and/or CCNA preferred.