Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Network Manager in Cold Spring Harbor, New York

Position Description

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

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 communications skills; capable of writing proposals or papers, acting as a vendor liaison, making presentations to users or professional peers, and working closely with upper management.

  • Ability to solve problems quickly and automate processes.

  • A working knowledge of network systems, related hardware, software and the integration of these into an enterprise environment.

  • Ability to mentor junior staff.

  • Able to adapt and influence in a rapidly changing environment, and possess excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • Experience utilizing multiple vendor product lines and related service agreements.

Required Background

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

  • More than seven years of previous network engineering/administration experience.

  • Cisco CCNP certification or higher

  • More than two years in a management position within IT.

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.

  • Motivated to advance in the profession.

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

Appropriate Responsibilities

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

  • Analyzes network and recommends upgrades/changes; assesses organization’s current and future network requirements.

  • Effectively manages departmental resources, and staff, to complete tasks in a timely manner.

  • Maintains procedural documentation for the group, and assists in the creation of and adherence to IT policy.

  • Performs additional IT related tasks, as assigned by Director and Administration.

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 Manager

Position Category: Information Technology

Requisition Number: 00937-A

Job Status: Full Time

Education Required: High School

Experience Required: 7 - 10 Years