University of New Mexico
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Network Engineer, Data Networks - req# 10326
at University of New Mexico
Systems/Network Analyst 3
|Working Title||Network Engineer, Data Networks|
The University of New Mexico Information Technologies (IT) Networks group is seeking a Network Engineer.
The Network Engineer, as integral part of the IT Data Innovation Engineer Team, will support traditional Access, Distribution, and Core layers of networking. The right candidate will be responsible and involved in advanced design solutions for both wired and wireless technologies, ABQ GigaPop (ABQG), and Science DMZ services in direct support of student learning and university research efforts. The Network Engineer, IT Data Networks position helps develop, implement, and document service design and delivery processes for information technology (IT) in wired and wireless networking, perimeter and campus network security, and traffic management and optimization to plan and improve Data and Voice services. As a Network Engineer you will research, review, and evaluate proposals for hardware or software acquisition, provide budget input, plan and manage resources necessary to meet current and projected client needs, and provide on-going technical training and technology transfer to Data Networking staff. You must be able to lead complex projects, multitask, and mentor junior employees.
Work will be performed in a team-based environment in collaboration with functional and technical staff, management and other stakeholders. Work experience in a Higher Education environment is a plus. We are looking for an individual with experience building and designing highly technical environments, managing projects, improving technology services; who demonstrates a strong customer service outlook and excellent communication skills.
|Conditions of Employment|
Bachelor's degree; at least 2 years of progressively responsible experience directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified.
Higher education and/or experience that is directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified may be interchangeable on a year for year basis.
Strong interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to work effectively with members of diverse communities.
Strong analytical and planning skills
Cisco Network Certified
Linux system management
Python programming skill
Next Gen Firewall certification/experience
|Campus||Main - Albuquerque, NM|
|Department||IT Networks (320A)|
|Staff Type||Regular - Full-Time|
|Term End Date|
|Pay||$3956.00 to $5925.00|
|Benefits Eligible||This is a benefits eligible position. The University of New Mexico provides a comprehensive package of benefits including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance. In addition, UNM offers educational benefits through the tuition remission and dependent education programs. See the Benefits home page for a more information.|
|ERB Statement||Temporary and on-call employees working an appointment percentage of 26 (.26 FTE) or greater, per quarter, will be eligible to earn retirement service credits and thus are required to make New Mexico Educational Retirement Board (NMERB) contributions. More information pertaining to your FTE and NMERB contributions can be reviewed on the NMERB Guidelines Clarified webpage.|
|Background Check Required||No|
|For Best Consideration Date||9/3/2019|
|Application Instructions||Include Resume and Cover Letter|
Positions posted with a Staff Type of Regular or Term are eligible for the Veteran Preference Program. See the Veteran Preference Program webpage for additional details.
The University of New Mexico is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.