Network Engineer


  • Location: Pinehurst, NC
  • Posted: Oct 14, 2019

Job Description


The Network Engineer is a key contributor to the voice, data and security systems that are core to the data infrastructure of FirstHealth of the Carolinas. Responsibilities, depending on existing corporate need, include:Installation, upgrade and maintenance of network routing and switching hardware and software; VoIP communications and IP-based telephony systems; wireless networking infrastructure and management software; video surveillance equipment; firewall, intrusion detection, intrusion prevention, and other security-related systems. Accountable for performing day-to-day system administrative functions in an efficient manner. Maintains compliance with established network configuration standards and best practices. Provides management with understandable and actionable information regarding networking assets. Uses data analysis tools and systems along with proven expertise to ensure optimum performance and uptime of the FHC voice, data and security network. Researches, develops and evaluates networking solutions in support of complex business requirements. The Network Engineer will work with technical staff, IS Management and key personnel from other departments to identify, develop, implement and support cost-effective solutions for all aspects of the organization.

Two-year degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, Network Communications or Information Assurance, or equivalent combination of education and advanced industry experience.

Minimum of 5 years of progressively responsible, work-related experience implementing, maintaining, and troubleshooting the existing (or similar) networking equipment, including Cisco routers, switches, IOS, NX-OS, LAN, WLAN, WAN, EIGRP, OSPF, eBGP, IPv6, Layer 2, Layer 3, advanced IP addressing and routing, security management, ASA, CSM, firewall, IPS, Unified Communications, VoIP, QoS, Wireless, IP PBX, ITP, and CIPVS systems. Other related Information Systems experience is also preferred.

Certification as a Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) or equivalent certification, or significant additional advanced experience in this area. Certification in one of the following Cisco professional-level certifications is preferred: CCNP Voice, CCNP Wireless, CCNP Security, CCNP Data Center.

Must have knowledge of network troubleshooting and analysis tools and technique,of network management analysis tools, enterprise-level routers, switches, IP Telephony systems and wireless networking,of network protocols, including TCP/IP, BGP, EIGRP, OSPF, SIP, and DNS and knowledge of security systems such as ASA firewall, VPN, and IPS.

FirstHealth of the Carolinas

P.O. Box 3000
Pinehurst, NC 28374

Opened: 1929

Phone: (910) 715-1000

Fax: (910) 715-1000

Web: http://www.firsthealth.org

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