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Under general supervision, fulfills operational support of the Centura Health enterprise data network infrastructure environment. Duties include the installation, configuration, management and problem resolution of various data network wired/wireless/ network infrastructure hardware and software components that comprise the enterprise network environment. It is the responsibility of a Centura Enterprise Data Network Engineer to maintain a strict configuration standard in support of the enterprise data network environment. The network includes various models of Cisco routers, switches, wireless controllers, wireless access points and firewalls, as well as network load balancers. Additional responsibilities include structured cable plants and various monitoring and management platforms, Maintaining Domain Name Services (DNS) for Centura's enterprise network. The qualified individual demonstrates and achieves the highest rates of network availability. The qualified individual provides detailed documentation of all installed network hardware and wide area network circuits. Documentation includes all hardware configurations, standardizing all network infrastructure components and configurations. The qualified individual keeps and illustrates meticulous up-to-date documentation of software configurations of all network infrastructure systems. The qualified individual demonstrates and supports all Centura Health defined IT Communications standards and applies them to all projects. This position will have responsibility for coordinating and leading all assigned IT infrastructure installations of new and existing facilities, managing all levels of connectivity of communications and applications within the Centura Enterprise. This position will assume a shared responsibility of managing and troubleshooting technical issues of all telecommunication providers circuits to insure all SLA's and OLA's are met as outlined by contract. This individual will demonstrate an ability to monitor and master performance tools for the efficiency and reliability of enterprise network, providing information and on-demand reports validating the utilization, speed, and reliability of the enterprise network infrastructure. This position will demonstrate a skillful comfort level managing any vendor partnerships, and vendor service groups to ensure proper escalation during outages or periods of degraded system performance. Advanced analytical and troubleshooting skills and in-depth knowledge of Internet Protocol (IP) required. Required to rotate on-call in a 24X7 support environment.
Minimum Education Requirements
Associates Degree in Data Network Communications (technical) and/or completion of formal courses in Telecommunications, Information Systems, Computer Science, or related field. Bachelor's Degree preferred. Equivalent work experience considered.
Minimum Experience Requirements
5 years progressive responsibility supporting Cisco data network communications preferably in a large enterprise network environment is required. Cisco voice and/or video communications support is a plus.
Knowledge of healthcare operations preferred. Organized, self-starter. Must be able to work independently.
Understand and apply Cisco data network design principles and concepts.
Continually demonstrate good analytical and problem-solving skills in a large enterprise network environment.
Understands circuit types, interfaces, and telecommunications vocabulary.
Able to create network specifications based on requirements analysis.
Ability to function at the Cisco CCNA/ level of competency. CCNA Voice competency is a plus.
Consistently demonstrate excellent verbal and written communications skills.
Always provide courteous and effective customer service.
Supports all goals and the mission of Centura Health.
Perform duties and interacts with others in a professional manner.
Maintain good working relationship with peers and co-workers.
Familiar with structured cabling components.
CCNA strongly preferred
Important notification to applicants as of Nov. 20, 2014: Effective Jan. 1, 2015, Centura Health will no longer hire tobacco users in Colorado and Kansas. The change to our policy does not apply to associates hired on or before Dec. 31, 2014. Centura Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V.
Find your ideal career at Centura Health! With 16 hospitals, physician clinics, hospice services, home care and senior living communities, Centura Health's vast network of care spans Colorado and Western Kansas so you can experience a balanced lifestyle and enjoy a fulfilling career anywhere you want to work, live and play in Colorado. From the fast pace of a Denver-area Level 1 Trauma Center to a... smaller rural or mountain hospital – we proudly offer a more diverse range of work settings and locations than any other health care employer in the state. Centura is an equal opportunity employer.