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Rockefeller University Network Engineer in New York, New York

Job: IRC26533


Job Title Network Engineer

Laboratory / Department Information Technology

Department Description

The goal of Information Technology (IT) is to provide information resources and services to accelerate and support scientific research at The Rockefeller University. Our department is responsible for cyberinfrastructure, high-performance computing, bioinformatics, decision support, data analytics, cybersecurity, and the scientific and administrative software environment at the university. The department is in the midst of a major transition in culture, including the adoption of DevOps and Agile practices, the facilitation of self-service approaches, as well as a "cloud first" deployment philosophy.

Detailed Description

The Network Engineer will work closely with other members of the network team to design, install, configure and maintain core and edge routers and backbone, data center, and access switches, configure and troubleshoot routing protocols, and interface with ISPs that provide Internet and WAN access. Will maintain the integrity of the DNS/DHCP systems and VPN concentrators and device status and network throughput monitoring systems. The Network Engineer will share responsibility for firewall maintenance and configuration, research and prototype new products and technologies, perform technical analysis of network software and hardware, and make recommendations regarding adoption of new technologies and operational procedures, particularly in the areas of network automation and real-time monitoring and analytics. The Network Engineer will work at the Rockefeller University located at 1230 York Ave. New York, NY 10065.

Job Requirements

Bachelor's degree in computer engineering, electrical engineering, or a closely related field required. Must have a minimum of three years of experience with network administration or network support. Must know about Cisco iOS and have working knowledge of networking protocols, including spanning tree and DNS, TCP/IP fundamentals, IP subnetting, layer 2 and layer 3 routing/switching, and OSPF.

Additional Details

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