Lead Network Engineer
Company: Alameda Health System
Posted on: January 15, 2022
Summary We are seeking an experienced Lead Network Engineer that
is looking to make a difference in their community! This is a great
opportunity if you thrive in an environment where you need to
diagnose problems quickly, respond to emerging challenges, and are
interested in creating a sustainable and redundant network and
telecommunications system.At Alameda Health System, we are
dedicated to creating a positive and safe work environment for our
patients, staff, and community. We promote equity of experience and
opportunity to ensure staff of all background feel included and
welcome. Role OverviewAs the Lead Network Engineer at Alameda
Health System, you will have a direct impact on the continuity of
patient care through the ongoing 24/7 operation of our networks and
telecommunications. You will support clinical and non-clinical
departments when issues arise in support of our goal of providing
continuous safe patient care.You will be the key Subject Matter
Expert on operations of Alameda Health System 's production
network. Perform deep dives on complex technical issues across
networks, ranging from automated tooling to hardware failures and
network issues.Anticipate potential operational risks and develop
strategies to mitigate/minimize. Participate and improve escalation
and emergency response with detailed postmortem while addressing
issues systematically to prevent future occurrences.You will design
and implement telecommunication solutions in support of our mission
and vision. You will have an opportunity to optimize network
infrastructure and services and support the availability and
performance of accessing applications and information. Overall, you
will oversee network reliability (data and voice networks),
optimization, integration, standardization, and redundancy for the
organization. ResponsibilitiesNOTE: The following are the duties
performed by employees in this classification, however, employees
may perform other related duties at an equivalent level. - Not all
duties listed are necessarily performed by each individual in the
- Design and deploy functional networks (LAN, WLAN, WAN,
- Configure and install software, servers, routers, and other
- Create, oversee, and test security measures (e.g. access
authentication and disaster recovery).
- Designing and implement functional network and voice
- Mentor a team of engineers to troubleshoot and optimize our
networks for our users.
- Advises and educates management on their relative importance
and impact on networking.
- Collaborates with end users to identify needs and opportunities
for improved data access and delivery.
- Collaborates with IS Leadership, establishes and implements
network infrastructure goals.
- Designs network infrastructure to be scalable, compatible, and
- Maximizes opportunities to leverage the existing
infrastructure, tools, assets, and resources.
- Oversees the ongoing development and operations of network
management systems to ensure reliability and performance.
- Provides innovation in the provision of enterprise connectivity
and services to ensure data communication reliability and security
to support clinical and administrative functions.
- Remains current with industry network infrastructure and
security trends.QualificationsAny combination of education and
experience that would likely provide the required knowledge,
skills, and abilities as well as possession of any required
licenses or certifications is qualifying.Education: Bachelor of
Science degree in Information Management, Project Management,
Engineering, or related field.Experience: Five years of increasing
technical experience in an IT infrastructure position. Experience
and knowledge of best practices related to enterprise network
infrastructure. Experience with network architecture strategies and
creating sustainable networking
-environments.Licenses/Certifications: Cisco CCNA (Collaboration
and/or Routing & Switching). Cisco CCNP (Collaboration and/or
Routing & Switching), Citrix CCA, and VMware VCP certifications are
preferred.Additional Details: Knowledge and experience on legacy
collaboration systems (Nortel, Avaya, NEC, Mitel etc.) is a plus.
Jabra experience is a plus.ALAMEDA HEALTH SYSTEM EMPLOYEES ONLY:
This position is eligible for a $5,000 employee referral bonus to
employees who refer candidates via the Role Point Referral Portal
that are successfully hired. For more information on the Employee
Referral program & eligibility, please visit the Recruitment
SYS IT Infrastructure
Business Professional & IT
Keywords: Alameda Health System, Oakland , Lead Network Engineer, Engineering , Oakland, California
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