Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Network Engineer III in Cold Spring Harbor, New York11724

Position Description

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, located on the North Shore of Long Island, is seeking an experienced Network Engineer III

The ideal candidate will manage the deployment, maintenance, monitoring, support and upgrade of the enterprise network infrastructure. Analyze network and recommend upgrades/changes and assess organization’s current and future network requirements. Effectively manage departmental resources and staff to complete tasks in a timely manner. Maintain procedural documentation for the group, and assist in the creation of and adherence to IT policy, and perform additional IT related tasks as assigned by the IT Director and Administration.

Position Requirements

Required Skills

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills; capable of writing purchase justifications, training staff, making presentations to an internal audience, and interacting positively with management.

  • Independent problem-solving, self-direction.

  • Strong documentation skills.

  • Familiar with a variety of network/communications protocols, both LAN and WAN, in an enterprise environment.

  • Advanced skills in the configuration, installation and testing of network equipment.

Required Background

  • Two years of college or equivalent post-high school education or experience.

  • A minimum of five years as a network administrator/engineer.

  • Applicant must hold a current Cisco CCNA certificate.

Desirable Background and Skills

  • A degree or certificate in computer science or a related field.

  • Previous experience in LAN/WAN networking, VoIP, network security and telecommunications.

  • Cisco CCNP certificate highly desirable.

  • Motivated to advance in the profession.

  • Stays current with changes in the industry, and their ramifications to the organization.

Appropriate Responsibilities

  • Responsible for the deployment, maintenance, monitoring, support and upgrade of the enterprise network infrastructure.

  • Assists in analyzing the network and recommends upgrades/changes; assists in assessing the organization’s current and future network requirements.

  • Creates procedural and network specific documentation for the group.

  • Performs additional IT related tasks, as assigned by IT management.

  • May be required to perform weekend on-call functions.

We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package

Please apply for this position via the CSHL careers website at – https://www.cshl.edu/careers

Position Number 00937-A

For more information about CSHL, please visit us at www.cshl.edu

CSHL is an EO/AA Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status.

VEVRAA Federal Contractor

Requisition Title: Network Engineer III

Requisition Number: 00937-A

Job Status: Full Time

Position Category: Information Technology

Education Required: High School

Experience Required: 7 - 10 Years