Sr. Network Engineer


Plattsburgh, NY

Industry: Networks


5 - 7 years

Posted 261 days ago

  by    Benjamin Workman

This job is no longer available.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provisioning, maintaining, monitoring, and troubleshooting all Internet-related systems
  • Collaborate with peers to identify risks and gaps, determine level of effort and timeline, and develop execution plans
  • Perform a capabilities assessment of network services and technologies including inter-dependencies to support our services
  • Produce network documentation, and all typical design documentation of services
  • Implement standards for networkproducts and services with respect to monitoring and overall management, including but not limited to configuration management, vulnerability management and process management for continual service improvement
  • Provide input into networking requirements and operational guidelines, with a focus on meeting demands of a rapidly growing and scaling regional service
  • This position will participate with the installation, monitoring, maintenance, support, and optimization of all network hardware, software, and communication links
  • Take ownership of engineering projects/ tasks and work to successful completion
  • Contribute towards new and on-going technology projects
  • Strong customer communication skill is required


To perform this job successfully, the candidate must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Candidate must demonstrate a history of self-sufficiency in managing core systems and services with examples where candidate takes pride in the accurately completed task or project. Candidate must demonstrate a history of producing accurate quality administrative work that maintains services availability to customers through maintenance windows and project implementations.

The position requires both a high degree of technical competence in networking and direct senior level customer contact. Interpersonal skills and communications are a must.

A valid driver's license is required.

Education and/or Experience:

Experiencewith large networks, redundancy design, high availability, transport networking. Previous Internet help desk, networksupport, network certifications (CCIE), wireless LAN / WAN, and experiencewith Passive Optical Networks are a plus.

High level of experiencewith analyzing / resolving network problems in a timely and accurate fashion, and provide peer training to colleagues where required. Good knowledge of Data Center, Virtualization, Monitoring and AAA systems.

  • IP Routing: BGP,OSPF, EIGRP, IGP
  • MPLS: VPN, Traffic Engineering
  • QOS
  • Multicast VPN
  • Cisco IOS, NX-OS, IOS-XR
  • Hardware specifications: Catalyst, Nexus, ASR, Calix, Metaswitch, Adtran,

We are looking for a Systems Integration Technician that can thrive in a challenging and rewarding environment. As a Systems Integration Technician, we expect that you understand the issues involved with administering and maintaining ISP infrastructures.

Job Type: Full-time


  • Networking: 5years
  • Virtualization: 3years
  • Data Center: 3years

Required licenses or certifications:

  • valid driver's license
  • CCIE