1+ months

Network Engineer

University of Maryland
College Park, MD
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The Institute for Advanced Computer Studies at the University of Maryland (UMIACS) is an interdisciplinary research organization focused on high performance computing, data intensive computing, and visual computing. The UMIACS technical staff is responsible for the computing environments for our 14 labs and centers and the research programs of our 70 faculty, including the students and staff who support them

The main responsibilities for this position include providing support for research activities with expertise in network hardware and software infrastructure for our unique computing environments. Duties will include, but will not be limited to:

  • Setup, deploy and maintain network infrastructure from a wide variety of network vendors
  • Analyze, diagnose and repair a number of different Wide Area Network (WAN) connectivity issues (hardware and software issues)
  • Provide Local Area Network configuration and troubleshooting This includes support for client protocols, network based firewalls, virtual private networks (VPNs) and link aggregations
  • Provide support for physical port adds, moves and changes for daily network operations support
  • Participate in a help desk environment resolving basic information technology tasks

Qualified candidates will have a bachelor's degree, a minimum of 4 years of hands on experience in supporting a medium to large network environment, expertise in routing and network protocols for managing Local Area Networks (LANs), experience in both Windows and Linux client side networking troubleshooting, the ability to establish strong working relationships with colleagues, faculty and staff, strong analytical and problem solving skills, and excellent oral and written communications skills including the ability to document highly technical content. Experience with a software defined network environment, intrusion detection or intrusion protection systems exposure, and integration expertise with network-attached storage systems is preferred

To apply, please visit https://ejobs.umd.edu/postings/56522

The University of Maryland, College Park, an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, complies with all applicable federal and state laws and regulations regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action; all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment. The University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, age, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, creed, marital status, political affiliation, personal appearance, or on the basis of rights secured by the First Amendment, in all aspects of employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions



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