Network Engineer

Network Engineer Infrastructure Fortinet Visio LANs WANs WLANs Linux OS SIP TCP/IP Protocol VMWARE ACFE network security Routers Switches Firewalls
Full Time
$60-$90k DOE
Telecommuting not available Travel required to 10%.

Job Description

*unable to sponsor*

Job Overview: As a Network Engineer you will assist the Installation team in maintaining our key role of being a valued and trusted technology partner to our enterprise clients through effective installation and support of data (routing/switching), wireless, and network security products.

Responsibilities & Duties:

  • Maintain and support a variety of routed and switched TCP/IP networking systems including LAN / WAN / WLAN / Security in highly-secure and regulated environments.
  • Leverage several network analysis utilities to monitor, troubleshoot, plan and measure network and host communication and performance at all levels of the OSI model.
  • Identify and apply networking and security best practices.
  • Ensure the highest level of security and availability for core and branch networking systems.
  • Act as a key collaborative resource with business, leadership, and technology teams for routine issues and project-related requirements.
  • Maintain knowledge base and procedural documentation.
  • Support engagements in a continuous cross-training environment.


  • Five or more years’ experience working with routers, switches, firewalls and Wireless LAN systems.
  • Must have own vehicle for transportation to local job sites.
  • Organization and prioritization skills.
  • Ability to work alone or with little supervision.
  • Strong understanding of core TCP/IP protocol suite and ability to troubleshoot network issues. 
  • Strong knowledge and experience with WAN routing and design.
  • Experience managing enterprise-level network firewall and VPN technologies.
  • Windows and Linux OS knowledge relating to networking and security.
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Visio.
  • On call after hours as needed.

Nice to haves:

  • Experience with Fortinet solutions a plus
  • Experience with Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise solutions a plus
  • Experience with HP Enterprise/Aruba and ClearPass a plus
  • Experience with voice implementations a plus

Performance Standards

  • Provide clients with courteous, friendly service, which exceeds their expectations while delivering solutions promptly, efficiently and accurately.
  • Meet individual quality service goals as identified in your performance action plan.
  • Be an effective team member through cooperation, flexibility, dependability, attendance, lack of tardiness and participation at meetings and training.

Education & Certification Preferred

  • College course work or other specialized networking training
  • Network and/or Wireless LAN related certification
  • ALE ACFE, HPE Aruba ACSA/ACMA, Fortinet NSE-4, Cisco CCNA or equivalent certification nice to have
  • Knowledge of education and Government environments
  • Willingness to pursue further education in networking, voice, network security

Physical Demands & Environment:  The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to stand, walk and sit. The employee is occasionally required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.  The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 lbs, frequently 5-10 lbs. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, ability to adjust focus. The noise level in the work environment is usually quiet. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

ABOUT DICE COMMUNICATIONS: Our mission is to be the premier provider of mobile, telephony and unified communications solutions specializing in regulated, public industries. Our core focus is Education (K-12 and higher-ed) and Municipal as well as State Governments.  Our core competency is “creating value” with Customers through enabling best practices specific to the public sector, such as: E-Government, E-Education and E-Learning.  We are the #1 Business Partner in our vertical and we are fueling our impressive, 40%-60% year-over year sales growth, by expanding across the United States with locations in the Mid-West (Nebraska, Oklahoma, Texas), West (California) and North-East (New York). By leveraging our best-in-class solutions portfolio, value-added professional services and managed services, our 2018 goal is to grow our share of the customer spend to increase profitable growth to sustain our geographic expansion.

Dice Id : 91087813
Position Id : 618523
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