Location: Binghamton, NY Category: Professional Posted On: Fri Nov 8 2019 Job Description:
Budget Title: Lead Programmer/Analyst (SL-3)
Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience
Binghamton University is seeking an experienced, energetic, engaging and collaborative individual to work as part of a team that manages and supports the University data network infrastructure.
The Network Analyst will be responsible for all aspects of the University's data network infrastructure which supports teaching, learning, research, and business systems. This includes installation, backup, tuning, maintenance and change management.
This position will work as part of the networking team that designs, builds, and maintains the University's data network infrastructure.
The Network Analyst reports to the Network Administrator, an Assistant Director of the Operations and Infrastructure group, and will work closely with other key groups and staff members within Information Technology Services (ITS).
The Network Analyst will:
Maintain the campus internet and R&E connections and the associated BGP peering relationships
Maintain core and distribution routers/switches, implement and troubleshoot routing protocols such as BGP, EIGRP and OSPF
Maintain campus data center networks and associated hardware/software
Maintain campus firewalls, including configuration, installation and rulesets
Create specifications for network hardware as well as network design
Assist with the configuration, installation, cabling and documentation of general network hardware
Provide network support to the campus community (faculty, staff and students)
Maintain network monitoring and management systems
Assist with ongoing network maintenance (i.e. hardware and firmware upgrades) across the enterprise network infrastructure at Binghamton University
Evaluate related hardware and software products and make recommendations for adoption
Prepare, maintain, and publish equipment inventory
Work in a team setting and provide a positive working environment
Must be able to maintain data confidentiality and compliance with regulatory requirements (HIPAA, etc.)
A minimum of a Bachelor's Degree in a related field
A minimum of five years of experience working as a network analyst or network engineer
A demonstrated working knowledge of advanced network concepts and the ability to implement associated technologies (routing examples - EIGRP, BGP, OSPF, VRF, switching examples - VLANs, spanning tree)
A demonstrated working knowledge of the configuration, installation and troubleshooting of network hardware, including at least three years of hands on experience in working with enterprise level networking equipment
A knowledge of ethernet wiring standards and experience in repairing ethernet data connections
Familiarity with fiber optic standards and how they relate to networking. Experience in working with fiber optic-based network connections
The ability to work well as a part of a team
The position requires the ability to occasionally respond to off hour network issues/emergencies
Must have the ability to lift at least 30 pounds
A valid/clean driver's license to operate a motor vehicle
High degree of personal integrity and standards of professional conduct
Experience and ability to positively interact with senior management
Proven ability to engage simultaneously in multiple projects and bring them to successful completion
Excellent decision making and problem solving skills and effectiveness in getting things done collaboratively
Excellent interpersonal, communication skills, strong analytical skills, and ability to deal with ambiguity in a changing business environment
Experience documenting new and existing processes as well as updating existing documentation when changes are necessary
Must be detail oriented, organized, have the ability to multi-task with excellent problem solving skills, willing attitude and persistent follow-through
Excellent communication and collaboration skills with team and community
Certification in the network field, i.e. CCNA, Network+
Experience with security technologies, i.e. firewall, access control lists, intrusion detection
Systems administration experience (Windows and/or Linux)
WiFi (wireless) administration experience certification is a plus
Experience in working in a large complex and diverse organization
Experience working in higher education or a large research technology environment
Ability and experience in a fast-paced environment with minimal to no direct supervision
Ability to interact effectively with a wide variety of users with different expectations and backgrounds
Excellent customer service skills
Demonstrated curiosity, interest, and ability in keeping abreast of technology
Experience working with Data Center networks and advanced data center networking concepts (Spine/leaf architecture, ISCSI, EVPN, VXLAN)
Experience installing and connecting servers in a Data Center
Experience working with Cisco IOS based networking devices
Offers of employment may be contingent upon successful completion of a pre-employment background check and verification of degree(s) and credentials.
Binghamton University is a tobacco-free campus.
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About Binghamton University
Binghamton University is a world-class institution that unites more than 130 broadly interdisciplinary educational programs with some of the most vibrant research in the nation. Our unique character — shaped by outstanding academics, facilities and community life — promotes extraordinary student success.
Binghamton merges rigorous academics, distinguished faculty and state-of-the-art facilities to engage and challenge its 17,000 students. The high-achieving Binghamton student body also represents a great diversity of life experiences, from first-generation college-goers to international students. Beyond their talent, these classmates share a desire to shape the future through technology, insight, intellectual exploration and community service.