The Enterprise Network Engineer II - (ENE II) is a strategic position providing the highest level of technical skill and expertise in Network Engineering as well as a tactical position involved with the execution of Networking operations. The ENE II provides expert level of technical skill and expertise in the area of managing and maintaining data and voice networks. This position has extensive technical knowledge and experience in operational maintenance, availability, capacity planning, and monitoring of critical Local Area Networks (LAN), Wide Area Network (WAN), Access Networks and Network Forensics. Additionally, this position mentors the ENE I position and is responsible to review plans/designs for existing and new network installations and project work.
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Math or related field or equivalent experience (8 years) required
Extensive technical knowledge of Local Area Networks, Wide Area Networks (WAN) and Access Networks to include:
Experience designing and implementing converged networks which should include the following: IP, ATM, Frame Relay, Gigabit Ethernet, VoIP, and Wireless-based technology
Ability to design enterprise network routing architectures using protocols such as OSPF, BGP, EIGRP, RIP and static routes
Strong ability to troubleshoot complex multi-vendor network issues in the LAN and WAN enterjprise networks
Knowledge of Quality of Service, IPSec, Multicast and load balancing techniques are also essential.
Experience with one or more of the following models is desired:
Cisco routers/switches, PIX Firewalls, Content Load Balancer and VPN
Network Forensics, Packet Analyzers
Cisco/Avaya Voice over IP Networks (VOIP)
Knowledge of local and wide area networking on multiple platforms: Windows, Novell, Unix, Linux and VMware; network protocols and routing; network, server, and host operating systems; IP networking, internet and intranet technologies; email, groupware, office automation and collaboration technologies; voice and/or data communications; voice and/or data networking; Windows desktop OS; server hardware, software, and administration.
A total of eight (8) years of experience in large corporate systems environment with a wide variety of Information Management systems, networks and technologies required.
Minimum of (8) years of experience in network engineering, design, implementation and support of large scale LAN and WANs
Prior experience in a health care systems environment is a plus
One or more of the following certifications require: Cisco CCIE, CCNP, CCDP, CCVP, CCSP, CISSP
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.