An independent contributing IT professional within the Network Engineering family developing and applying technical expertise in two or more IT disciplines that support Cook Childrens technical infrastructure. This includes technologies, systems, networks, data architectures, capacity planning, performance management, security and configuration management. Jobs in this family are responsible for developing, testing, maintaining, installing, and/or deploying technologies. In addition, they are responsible for the establishment, development, and promotion of standard architectures, as well as hardware and software components. This role provides consulting services to application development teams and/or customers regarding technologies and the application of specific technology standards.
Responsibilities include: Configures, tests, and maintains LAN/WAN equipment and related services. Identifies, diagnoses, and resolves network problems. Create and maintain comprehensive documentation for all implemented networks. Assist in preparation of budgetary proposals and technical solutions. Analyze and rectify complex faults on the network to meet defined service levels. Support network investigation/performance routines to ensure network availability. Perform complex configuration changes. Maintain and support companys LAN/WAN environment. Daily maintenance and problem resolution, operating system patches and software. upgrades, and routine hardware configuration. Participate in 24x7 on-call rotation. Obtain and maintain required certifications.Disciplines for this job description include:Configuration monitoring,Firewall Maintenance,VPN installation/configuration,Diagraming and documentation,802.11signal testing,Project tasks,Switch installation /configuration,Support queue monitoring,VPN client configuration,Procedure development,VPN configuration,Technology refresh implementation,Router installation/ configuration,VLAN implementation, Adv.Network Trouble shooting,Network performance monitoring,LAN/WAN support response,Budgetary input.
Position requires at least 5 years of direct experience and a high school diploma or equivalent.
A BA/BS degree in IS or Business is preferred.
Cisco networking experience highly preferred.
Required Preferred Relevant Information Technology certification preferred.
Internal Number: 52613-44883
About Cook Children's Health Care System
Cook Children's Health Care System embraces an inspiring Promise – to improve the health of every child in our region through the prevention and treatment of illness, disease and injury. Based in Fort Worth, Texas, we’re proud of our long and rich tradition of serving our community.