The University of Texas at Austin

Enterprise Systems Engineer - Wireless

Network Engineer in Austin, TX

Posted 2019-08-14
Description

Our Mission

The University of Texas at Austin is ranked among the biggest and best research universities in the country and our mission is to change the world. We need creative people who have a passion for discovery to make that mission a reality. Our technical environment is complex and since we’re growing, we need team members who are tinkerers, naturally curious, and ready to take on exciting challenges.

You'll work with other members of a large networking team supporting our Austin campuses, and will support a variety of technologies. We offer real work-life balance and, while some network engineers are used to being road warriors, our only travel is for the occasional training opportunity. Come join our team and help us transform. Your skills will make a difference for our students, faculty and staff.

Job Requirements

This Senior Enterprise Network Engineer will be one of the senior members of the ITS Networking and Telecommunications (Core Networking) team, leading both design and operations to provide efficient, effective and excellent network solutions for a growing and transformational campus. Key emphasis for this position will be the enterprise Wi-Fi system. You will be working closely with other technical leads, system & application engineers, IT technical managers, and IT leadership to provide knowledge and assist in developing training to increase technical support skills on campus.

Demonstrated experience designing, building, and operating campus/enterprise networks (routers, switches, firewalls, Wi-Fi) including Wi-Fi networks using central controller-based systems
Demonstrated experience designing and implementing FCAPS (components or entire systems)
Demonstrated experience with Cisco router and firewalls and experience dealing with/resolving security issues on servers and networks
Strong understanding of common network and application communications protocols
Bachelor’s degree in computer science or equivalent combination of education experience
Familiarity with Software Defined Networking
Eligible to work in the United States on a full-time basis for any employer without sponsorship

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Company summary

The University of Texas at Austin is ranked among the biggest and best research universities in the country and our mission is to change the world. We need creative people who have a passion for discovery to make that mission a reality. Our technical environment is complex and since we’re growing we need team members who are tinkerers, naturally curious, and ready to take on exciting challenges.

Perks

Competitive health benefits (Employee premiums covered 100%)

Vision, Dental, Life, and Disability insurance options

Paid time off and paid holidays

Flexible work schedules

Teachers Retirement System of Texas (a defined benefits program)

Additional UTSaver Voluntary Retirement Program (both 403(b) and 457(b))

Flexible spending account options

Training and conference opportunities

Tuition assistance

Athletic ticket discounts

Access to UT Austin's 19 libraries and museums

Free rides on all UT Shuttle and Capital metro buses with staff ID card

Free night rides (by Lyft) from main campus along UT Shuttle Routes from 11pm - 4am

Tech Stack

Python, Perl, SQL, BASH shell script, JavaScript, CSS, HTML
RedHat/CentOS Linux platforms
LAMP stack
AWS/Azure/GCP
Cisco switches, wireless access points, routers and firewalls (Cisco IOS, IOS-XE, NX-OS, ASA)
MPLS VRF/L2VPN implementations.
DWDM/CWDM operations (Adva) Fiber Channel

Interview process

2 rounds of interviews.
One phone interview, 30 minutes.
One in-person interview 1-1.5 hours with a technical aspect.
Prefer onsite interviews when possible.

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