The University of Texas at Austin Job Posting

Senior Network Engineer - Enterprise Network Engineer III

Hiring department ITS Networking
Monthly salary $6,731+ depending on qualifications
Hours per week 40.00 Standard from 800AM to 500PM
Posting number 13-12-20-01-9382
Job Status Open
FLSA status Exempt
Earliest Start Date Immediately
Position Duration Funding expected to continue
Position open to all applicants
Location Austin (main campus)
Number of vacancies 1
General Notes

Must be authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis for any employer.

Required Application Materials

  • A Resume is required in order to apply
  • A Letter of Interest is required in order to apply.
  • A List of 3 References is required in order to apply.

Additional Information

Purpose

Provides edge networking support services to the University of Texas at Austin.

Essential Functions

Collaboratively plans, designs, implements, and maintains the university network with initiative and limited supervision. Assists with establishing and reviewing network architecture, standards, and best practices for network design and implementation. Provides escalation support for complex network designs and troubleshooting to team members and to department Technical Support Coordinators. Tests and troubleshoots network systems to eliminate problems and make improvements. Anticipate changes and issues with existing network services and proactively implement solutions before they impact services. Presents technical briefings. Participates in the formulation and implementation of installation standards and procedures. Attends professional conferences and seminars. Identifies and defines needs of network management tools and design and implement systems accordingly. Leads long term network architecture planning for specific network services.

Marginal/Incidental functions

Other related functions as assigned.

Licenses: Class "C" Operator's Driver's License. Applicant selected must provide a current three year Driving Record from the current state of residence. If not currently a Texas resident, must obtain a Texas Driver's License within 30 days after entering Texas as a new resident.

Required qualifications

Enterprise network operations experience. A minimum of three years of full-time experience with medium to large scale enterprise networks including wireless deployments. Experience with Cisco Systems switches and routers (Cisco IOS). Experience with TCP/IP, routing/switching concepts, and common routing protocols. Equivalent combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted as appropriate. Equivalent combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted as appropriate.

Preferred Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in a related field. A combination of five years of experience with large scale, enterprise networks (switches/routers) including large wireless deployments. Demonstrated experience in: data center network architecture and best practices (1 year); customer support and service (3 yrs); Cisco routing, switching and wireless products (3+ yrs); VoIP implementation and deployment (2 yrs), 802.11 wireless networking equipment and monitoring (2 yrs); DNS and DHCP administration (2 yrs); open source network management tools and network management tool development (2 yrs); software development (1 yrs); and Microsoft/Apple/Linux (2 yrs).

Working conditions

May work around standard office conditions May work around electrical and mechanical hazards Repetitive use of a keyboard at a workstation Use of manual dexterity Climbing of stairs Climbing of ladders Lifting and moving Work in telecommunication and data center spaces. May be required to lift up to 40 lbs. and work in data. Participation in 24x7x365 on call rotation required. Weekend and holiday work as required.

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