Network Engineer II

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    Columbia, MD, 21046
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    Information Services, Headquarters
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    Full Time
Position Description:
The Network Engineer II is responsible for the technical design/architecture, configuration and
implementation of core elements that comprise the company’s enterprise data and voice networks. The
Network Engineer II serves as a technical consultant within multiple project teams, and be responsible
for the effective and timely delivery of networking and unified communications solutions to meet the
defined needs of the organization. The Network Engineer II is considered the resident technical expert
within the network/telecom space.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Assists with planning, design and implementation of large enterprise network and unified
  • communications (UC) solutions to support the enterprise
  • Works in conjunction with multiple project team members to refine project-specific
  • requirements and meet project deliverables within the networking/UC space
  • Provides tier-3 level technical support to resolve networking and UC issues with a strong focus
  • on customer service
  • Creates and maintains comprehensive technical design documentation for proposed and
  • implemented solutions
  • Works with Solutions Architects to assist in technical evaluation of potential new technologies
  • and vendor selection
  • Supports the Network and UC Operations Teams by facilitating effective service transition and
  • process development
  • Performs other duties as assigned/necessary

Job Requirements:
  • At least 10 years of experience managing and supporting large-enterprise
  • infrastructure/network environments - designing, planning, documenting and implementing
  • LANs and WANs
  • CCNA, CCNP, CCIE or CWNA preferred
  • Current knowledge of network security technologies – including, but not limited: Cisco ASA;
  • Cisco Sourcefire IDPS; FTD; Cisco ISE
  • Current knowledge of S2S VPN configuration, and maintenance support
  • Hands-on experience with network hardware, specifically Cisco routers and switches
  • (6500/4500/Nexus 2K, 5K, 7K, 9K - 2800/2900/4300)
  • Advanced knowledge of IP routing protocols such as EIGRP and BGP
  • Advanced knowledge of enterprise-level WAN and Internet circuits configuration, and
  • maintenance support, along with inter-data center connectivity.
  • Intermediate knowledge of Blue Coat Secure Gateway proxy administration; Blue Coat Client/UA
  • Experience using packet capture software such as Wireshark and other sniffer tools; ability to
  • perform comprehensive network performance analysis
  • Advanced understanding of TCP/IP network protocols, including common application protocols
  • Experience with Cisco wireless technology – Cisco Prime management, Cisco 5520
  • internal/external controllers
  • Strong experience with core data center and campus environment networking technologies
  • Strong experience with Solarwinds
  • Preferred experience with managing Cisco Unified Communications Manager (CUCM) 10.x
  • Flexible and able to adapt to a rapidly changing environment
  • Positive, self-motivated individual who can complete tasks independently
  • Strong vendor management skills
  • Ability to effectively elicit/provide information to and from appropriate individuals (including,
  • but not limited to, supervisors, co-workers, clients) via strong communication skills; proficiency
  • in the English language may be required

Benefits
At Maxim Healthcare Services, we firmly believe that our employees are the heartbeat of our organization and we are happy to offer the following benefits:
  • Competitive pay & weekly paychecks
  • Health, dental, vision, and life insurance
  • 401(k) savings plan
  • Awards and recognition programs 
*Benefit eligibility is dependent on employment status. 

Maxim Healthcare Services is a leading provider of home healthcare, medical-related staffing, travel nursing, and population health and wellness services across the United States. As an established community partner, we have been making a difference in the lives of our employees, caregivers, and patients for more than 30 years. Our commitment to customer service, improving patient care, and staffing experienced healthcare professionals has paved the way for many rewarding career opportunities in the healthcare industry.  

Maxim Healthcare Services, Inc. is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer

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