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2019-1570 Senior Network Engineer (COMM AND NETWORK TCHL ANL 4)

  • Contract to Career
  • Irvine, CA
  • This position has been filled

Website Enterprise Infrastructure

Under the general direction of the Manager of Network Engineering, the incumbent is part of a team of Network Engineers in OIT. The incumbent oversees the activities of the Junior Network Engineers and Network Technicians and is responsible for planning, design, product evaluations/specifications, installation, upgrade, maintenance, troubleshooting, repair and performance optimization activities associated with campus wide data networks including wide area networks. The incumbent is one of the senior technical experts who provides technical leadership on network technology and serves as a liaison and consultant to the UCI campus and to the UC system, providing the highest level of network analysis and problem resolution. The incumbent is one of the primary contacts with off-campus network organizations. The incumbent answers complex technical questions, recommends appropriate network designs/architectures, provides solutions to problems, plans, oversees and participates in network implementation and schedules required network outages. The incumbent follows standard change control procedures. Responsible for campus perimeter, core, distribution, edge, wireless and WAN design, growth, operational support, troubleshooting, monitoring and reporting.

Primary responsibility for the network includes the routers, switches and cable plant (ISO Layers 1-3). This position is not responsible for the client workstations and servers that connect to the network.

The campus network is a complex data communications network employing the latest available technology. It consists of a range of routers and switches and security systems. It includes a large and growing wireless network utilizing a controller-based strategy for wireless access point management.



External Recruitment: Open to current UCI employees and the general public.

Hiring Salary

Commensurate with experience

DOE, plus benefits