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Manager of IS Network Engineers
Ref No.: 17-00498
Location: Albany, New York
Position Type:Direct Placement
Start Date: 10/30/2017
This is a Full Time position for a Manager of IS Network Engineers in Albany, NY
Job Description:
This position will have the responsibility to manage and oversee Company's Network Department. This includes the local and wide area networks, as well as, the day-to-day (24x7x365) network operations. The successful candidate will have expert hands-on technical knowledge of Cisco enterprise networking technologies in a multi-site enterprise including but not limited to; core switching, Nexus fabric, ASA firewalls, edge and core routing, managed wireless, vLANs, DMZs, network load balancing , etc. They will possess expert knowledge of core server technologies including the complete virtualization layer platform (SAN storage, fiber channel networks, virtualization software, DR replication, high availability configurations, etc.

This position coordinates and ensures organization-wide technology systems are well managed/administered to provide required services to the organization. The manager will be responsible for establishing policies, standards, practices, and security measures to assure effective and consistent information and operations and maintaining the appropriate level of documentation. They will optimize the performance and availability of the network and end-user infrastructures through the application of best practices such as performance monitoring, capacity planning and trend analysis and recommends improved methodologies.

The successful candidate must be possess exemplary management skills as well as the ability to lead and mentor staff in design, build, implementation and troubleshooting of a Cisco based wide and local area network.

Mandatory Requirements:
  • Bachelor degree.
  • 5 - 7 years of experience.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Requires strong interpersonal relationship skills.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience in Cisco enterprise networking technologies
  • Demonstrate a solid multi-site Network Architecture and Engineering experience base.
  • Demonstrate strong data networking experience with Cisco infrastructure (OTV, EIGRP, HSRP, STP, vlans, FCoE, port security, NAC, and Client)
  • CCNP/ or equivalent certification
  • Possess strong personnel management skills
  • Experienced budget planning and preparation
  • Possess strong Project Planning skills with the ability to effectively prioritize of tasks, projects, etc.. in a dynamic environment
  • Possess strong analytical skills with detailed knowledge of network and security software and tools
  • General working knowledge with storage technologies (NAS, SAN, and direct attached storage)
  • Ability to present ideas in user-friendly language
  • Keen attention to detail
  • Strong customer service orientation

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, sex or age.