About WakeMed: Serving the community since 1961, WakeMed Health & Hospitals is a nationally recognized, private, not-for-profit health care organization founded and based in Raleigh, N.C. The largest health system in Wake County, WakeMed exists to improve the health and well-being of our community by providing outstanding, compassionate, patient- and family-centered care to all. The 919-bed system comprises a network of facilities throughout the Triangle area, delivering health and wellness services that bring added value to the communities we serve. WakeMed is a leader in cardiac and vascular care, women's and children's services, emergency medicine and trauma care, physical rehabilitation, orthopaedics and neurosciences. Specialty facilities include the WakeMed Heart Center, Children's Hospital, Women's Pavilion and Birthplace, Rehabilitation Hospital, Adult and Children's Emergency Departments and a Level 1 Trauma Center. WakeMed's team of more than 9,400 employees, 2,000 volunteers, 1,300 affiliated physicians, and the more than 300 physicians employed by WakeMed Physician Practices use the most advanced technologies along with the best minds and the biggest hearts to ensure the finest quality in health care and community health. For more information, visit www.wakemed.org.
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, WakeMed provides an inclusive work environment that promotes the valuing of differences, respect for people and cooperativeness among our diverse workforce. WakeMed does not discriminate against any employee or applicant in any terms or conditions of employment. All applicants/employees are considered for employment, transfer, promotion or training without regard to race, religion, color, gender, gender identity/expression, genetics, sexual orientation, age, pregnancy, national origin, disability or veteran status.
Position Information: The Senior Network Engineer is responsible for providing technical expertise to all planning, designing implementation, monitoring, troubleshooting, maintaining and optimization all aspects of LAN/WAN/WLAN, optical network systems and wireless networks. Designs, plans installation, configures, and troubleshoots large routed, switched and wireless networks and demonstrates mastery of network fundamentals. Helps to secure operation, as well as, participate in disaster recovery (DR) preparation to ensure reliable communications are in place. Performs research, evaluation, installation, and upgrades of Network Infrastructure and related systems. Coordinates activities with Telecommunications, Infrastructure Services, and Desktop Services to successfully prevent and resolve connectivity and/or network quality issues. Proactive with documentation and training of staff to support all Network Services. Adheres to Standard Operating Procedures (SOP's) to ensure a stable and highly reliable enterprise network. Works closely with business units, end users, and vendors resulting in cost-effective solutions for WakeMed's growth and success. Monitors network hardware via network management systems and provides reports. Provides support for fault resolution and system recovery on a 24 hour basis as needed.
Experience Requirements: 8 Years Related Position Experience Required - With Bachelor's Degree 10 Years Related Position Experience Required - With Associate's Degree 12 Years Related Position Experience Required - With High School Diploma
Education Required: Bachelor's Degree Computer Science Or Information Systems Or Related Field Preferred - Or Associate's Degree Computer Science Or Information Systems Or Related Field Preferred - Or High School Diploma or Equivalent Required - With Equivalent Experience
Licensure/Certification Requirements: Cisco Certified Network Administrator Or Cisco Certified Network Professional Or Network Technology Required - Within 1 Year of Hire
At WakeMed Health & Hospitals, we are guided by a simple – yet powerful mission: to improve the health and well-being of our community by providing outstanding and compassionate care to all.To deliver on this mission, WakeMed employs the “best minds and the biggest hearts” in the business. Our team includes over 8,500 experienced registered nurses, technologists, medical professionals, support staff, and a medical staff of more than 1,200 physicians and advanced practice providers who are dedicated to putting patients first.When it comes to culture and benefits, we recognize that when we take good care of our employees, our employees can take even better care of our patients. We proudly offer competitive salaries that reflect background, experience and special skills. Our benefits programs are designed to give you and your family the support you need for today while planning for a successful tomorrow. We promote diversity in the ...workplace, provide equal employment opportunity for all qualified applicants, and we participate in E-verify.We think it’s pretty simple – we care for our employees and our employees care for the community.