The Network Engineer II provides technical expertise for the successful design and implementation to support LAN, Wireless LAN and WAN strategies to meet the business needs of the System. Designs and plans the implementation, optimization and operation of LAN, Wireless LAN and WAN systems at remote and core locations and investigates methods to improve efficiencies.
WHAT IS EXPECTED (ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS)
Works with management to determine LAN, Wireless LAN, WAN and Telecom business needs and implements effective enterprise-wide network strategies.
Designs complex network configurations to maximize the sharing of applications, information and resources across the company.
Coordinates with vendors/departments to procure hardware, software and services and obtain their assistance to achieve timely completion of projects.
Manages the LAN, Wireless LAN and WAN Telecommunications network to ensure effective use of the installed technology. Investigates and resolves problems, inefficiencies and enhances network performance.
Provides strategic planning and technical support to determine LAN, Wireless LAN, WAN and Telecom business needs throughout the company. Evaluates, tests, recommends, and implements specific network solutions.
Creates and maintains network documentation and performance growth and planning needs. Plans, manages and provides leadership on project teams, including the identification of the project scope and objectives and managing the process for timely project completion.
Researches new technologies to improve efficiencies with technology. Performs business case studies to justify the need for technology. Provides ongoing information to management, peers and customers regarding enhancements and innovations. Designs, engineers and manages complex system related communication and routing protocols. May direct the activities of other technical staff, proving training as needed.
The information contained in this job description is intended to describe the essential job functions required of those assigned to this job. It is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, knowledge, skills, and abilities needed to perform the job. Please note that management retains the right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time. The ability to competently perform all the essential duties of the position, with or without reasonable accommodation, demonstrated commitment to effective customer service delivery, integrity, and the ability to work productively as a member of a team or work group are basic requirements of all positions at Baylor Scott & White Health.
Excellent communication skills, both orally and written
Strong analytical abilities, customer service experience
Strong technical aptitude and troubleshooting skills
MS Office Advanced skill set
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS ADDENDUM
License and Certifications:
For Network and Telecommunications:
Platform specific database and administration advanced certifications for router, switch, gateway, contact center, messaging and voice portal solutions.
Platform specific design and engineering advanced certification for router, switch, gateway, contact center, messaging and voice portal solutions.
Intermediate to Advanced Routing and Switching, Dial Plan Design and IP Peer Networking Firewall and Load Balancing Intermediate TCP/IP Intermediate to advanced CCNA (Voice, Routing and Switching, Wireless, Security, Collaboration) PMP Certification preferred
Location/Facility â Baylor Scott & White Health, Corporate, Temple, TX
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Â· Specialty/Department/Practice â Information Technology/Infrastructure
o Immediate eligibility for health and welfare benefits
o 401(k) savings plan with dollar-for-dollar match up to 5%
o Tuition Reimbursement
o PTO accrual beginning Day 1
*Note: Benefits may vary based upon position type and/or level.
Baylor Scott & White Health (BSWH) is the largest not-for-profit health care system in Texas and one of the largest in the United States. With a commitment to and a track record of innovation, collaboration, integrity and compassion for the patient, BSWH stands to be one of the nationâs exemplary health care organizations. Our mission is to serve all people by providing personalized health and wellness through exemplary care, education and research as a Christian ministry of healing. Joining our team is not just accepting a job, itâs accepting a calling!
Bachelors or Equivalent Experience
4+ years experience required
Internal Number: 19008432
About Baylor Scott & White Health
Baylor Scott & White Health (BSWH) is the largest not-for-profit health care system in Texas and one of the largest in the United States. With a commitment to and a track record of innovation, collaboration, integrity and compassion for the patient, BSWH stands to be one of the nation’s exemplary health care organizations. Our mission is to serve all people by providing personalized health and wellness through exemplary care, education and research as a Christian ministry of healing. Joining our team is not just accepting a job, it’s accepting a calling!