At WellStar we all share common goals. That's what makes us so successful and such an integral part of our communities.
We want the same things, for our organization, for our patients, and for our colleagues. As the most integrated healthcare provider in Georgia, this means we pride ourselves on investing in the communities that we serve. We continue to provide innovative care models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare.
The WellStar Information Technology department is hiring a Sr. Network Engineer position to join its team.
The Sr. Network Engineer will be responsible for high-level network planning, design, and optimization. Develops engineering designs from architectural artifacts and direction for network systems solutions using current and emerging technologies.
Translates business requirements into network or process designs. Plans and recommends network hardware, systems management software and platforms. Approves and modifies network design based architecture to ensure compliance.
Configures and maintains routers, switches, and hubs for the network systems (including wireless and VoIP). Evaluates and recommends new products, maintains knowledge of emerging technologies for application to the enterprise. Monitors network performance, ensures capacity planning is performed, and is proactive in assessing and making recommendations for improvement. Performs troubleshooting procedures and designs resolution scripts. Sr. Network Engineer installs, maintains, recommends, documents, and supports network system software/hardware Sr, Network Engineer will execute a strategic vision for delivering value add customized Operational Support Services and completes other duties as assigned.
Required Minimum Education: High School Diploma or equivalent required.
Bachelor of Computer Science, Information Systems or related field preferred. An advanced certification in a networking discipline is highly recommended (CCNA,CCNP,CCNP (Network or Security), MCSE, CCIE, etc). Five years of equivalent work experience in lieu of education will be considered.
Required Minimum Experience: A minimum of 7+ years of experience with networking technologies (IP data/VOIP communications, network operating systems, and security background) is required
Required Minimum Skills:
High Level knowledge of WAN, LAN and datacenter network architectures; High Level knowledge of Cisco NX-OS/IOS, Arista EOS operating systems, Aruba Networks, Riverbed, Infoblox and Juniper Networks; Cisco UC experience a plus, expert knowledge of routing protocols including BGP, OSPF, MSDP, IGMP and PIM, and Strong background in multicast design and operations.
Advanced Knowledge in LAN/WAN switching technologies and enterprise computing environment, including 10/100/1000 Ethernet. Advanced Knowledge in VLANs, Subnetting and Network Segmentation; network wiring/cabling; routers, switches, Firewalls and Load Balancers. Advanced Knowledge of network troubleshooting techniques, TCP/IP Stack, distributed processing operations, procedures and equipment.
Authentication Technologies (LDAP/Radius/Tacacs), Advanced Firewall Management, etc. Knowledge of System Admin (Microsoft Servers), Desktop (Hardware and Software). Can support DNS/DHCP. Strong communication and customer relation skills.
The individual must be able to communicate and have good team building skills. Must be able to Mentor Network Engineers to assist with advancement of knowledge. Detail oriented and ability to update documentation (Procedures and Visio Diagrams) Protocols:
OSPF, Spanning-Tree Protocol, FabricPath, vPC FEX, Server Load Balancing/Global Load Balancing Platforms: Nexus 7000/5000/2000, CISCO ASA 5500-X, ASR and ISR G2 routers, F5 Viprion, Catalyst 6800/6500/4500/3800 WAN Technologies: MPLS, MetroEthernet, Private Line, SONET, DWDM
Wellstar Health System, Inc.