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Senior Network Solutions Engineer

Company: Nj Transit
Location: Newark
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Job Description:

Senior Network Solutions EngineerInformation TechnologyFORBES LIST OF AMERICA'S BEST EMPLOYERS 2018Move forward with us! At NJ TRANSIT, you'll join us in transforming the third-largest transportation agency in North America. We are committed to delivering safe, reliable service that gets customers to their destinations on time--and we're looking to hire talented folks with a love of learning to make it all possible.Roles and Responsibilities:+ Achieves network design and operational objectives by designing and engineering, evaluating, recommending, formulating, testing and implementing plans for current and new technology;+ Contributing to strategic plans and reviews; preparing and completing action plans; designing cost effective networks which follow NJT and industry best practices + Resolving Network issues; completing audits; identifying trends; determining system improvements; implementing change.+ Hands on Knowledge on the following Extreme/Cisco platforms/technologies required+ Network Services LAN, WAN, Aruba Wireless (802.1X), Satellite Link TCP/IP, Extreme Routers and Switches ERS VSP 9000, 7000, 4000 series, + Cisco Routers-Switches, 6513, 4510, 2911, Nexus 7ks , ASR 1001 and 2960; + Multicast Knowledge required+ Responsible for contributing to the New Jersey Transits network roadmap+ Develop schedules and work plans for newly planned and/or upgraded network locations+ Provide 3rd level Network support and be the subject matter expert for high level network issue resolution+ Meets IT operations financial objectives by forecasting requirements; assist the manager in preparing an annual budget; scheduling expenditures; analyzing variances; initiating corrective actions.+ Determines IT operations service requirements by analyzing needs of users/departments; prioritizing modifications to core network; developing and implementing documentation requirements for the network.+ Perform capacity planning, analysis, and reporting. + Provides information by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing data and trends in new technologies for WAN, LAN, security, capacity, and response time optimization.+ Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations.+ Accomplishes the network strategies and organization mission by completing related tasks as needed.+ Project management and documentation are key responsibility for this positionEducation, Experience and Qualifications:+ Bachelors Degree required+ Experience in Network Maintenance, Network Design and Implementation, Building Relationships, Resolving Conflict, Project Management, assist in Developing Budgets, Promoting Process Improvement, Network Systems, and Network Hardware Configuration.Knowledge and Skills:+ Engineering, Project management and documentation utilizing various tool including MS Project, Visio, Office suite, etc.+ Strong interpersonal, collaboration, and communications + CCIE with lab preferred, CCNP requiredWorking Environment:OfficeAt NJ Transit you will enjoy a competitive salary and excellent benefit package:+ Comprehensive Family Health Insurance Prescription, Dental, Vision+ Flexible Spending Account+ Life Insurance+ Paid Leave+ 401(a) and 401(k) Retirement Plans--up to 9% employer contributionTuition Assistance+ Qualified Transportation Expense Plan (QTE)At NJ TRANSIT we support and depend upon the diversity of our staff. NJ TRANSIT is an Equal Opportunity Employer.Job DetailsCityNewarkStateNJby Jobble

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