NHEC is an AFFIRMATIVE ACTION/EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
May 19, 2016 - Network Engineer
This position is located in Plymouth, NH.
Bachelor's Degree in a technical discipline such as Engineering Technology, Computer Science or relevant experience required. Technical Certifications such as CCNA or CCNP preferred. Information Security certifications such as GIAC, Cisco or equivalent industry certifications desired.
Five to Eight years’ experience in a related field required; customer service experience and network infrastructure equipment required. Expected to have one to three years’ experience with Linux and Open Source solutions; experience with networking protocols such as SIP, BGP and ARIN assigned AS and public addressing preferred. Experience with wireless networks required. Knowledge of cellular data communications preferred.
Must have a valid driver's license and have computer skills, be organized, productive and responsible; must be able to communicate effectively with people by phone, in writing or in person; must be able to interface effectively with internal departments and outside services vendor; must be flexible and able to handle varied work assignments and schedules; must have the ability to troubleshoot both equipment and network problems and implement solutions; must be physically able to lift, bend, and work on ladders to install network infrastructure equipment.
Knowledge of troubleshooting techniques and monitoring of network infrastructure to resolve problems and develop solutions is necessary; knowledge of telephony systems; knowledge of project and process management disciplines is required; Basic knowledge of databases, WMI, SNMP and infrastructure monitoring needed. A strong knowledge of wireless, encryption, firewalls, and VPN technology is also preferred. Cisco Certified Network Administrator (CCNA) and/or Microsoft Certified IT Professional Server Administrator (MCITP) are preferred. Experience managing IPv6 and IPv4 mixed networks preferred.
Occasional travel throughout the NHEC territory is required. Will require weekend and after hours work on occasion. On-Call rotation duties are required. Assistance with power restoration efforts as required. If necessary, during regular business hours employees will be assigned functions to support power restoration and for some employees that may be different from their normal duties. In addition, such assistance may require working nights, weekends and holidays which may involve considerable extra hours. In order to meet this working condition, all employees are required to provide a personal phone number where they may be reached after hours. This number will only be used for internal purposes.