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Network Services Engineer

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Background Check

When required this offer of employment is contingent upon completion of a background investigation including a criminal background check demonstrating your eligibility for employment with Valdosta State University, as determined by Valdosta State University in its sole discretion, confirmation of the credentials and employment history reflected in your application materials and, if applicable, a satisfactory credit check.

Position Details

Classification Information

Classification Title Network Services Engineer
Regular/Temp Regular
Full-time/Part-time Full-Time
Position Notes

All part-time and temporary positions must abide by the ACA rules and regulations. In addition, part-time positions must abide by Valdosta State University regulations including allowed hours worked.

Position Information

Position Title Network Services Engineer
Job Search Identifier Staff
Proposed Salary $50,665
General Summary of Responsibilities

Assist with planning, designing, implementation, support and maintaining of the wired and wireless network communications of VSU Enterprise Campus Network. As an enterprise support resource, Network Services Engineers are expected to work as needed to reestablish network services, which may include after business hours and weekends.

Required Qualifications

Completion of Bachelor’s degree.

CCNA required within 6 months from the start date of employment

CWNA or a minimum of three years of enterprise wireless management experience is required

Preferred Qualifications

CCNP preferred

5 Years network support experience preferred

Physical Requirements

Ability to perform the essential functions of the position with reasonable accommodation.

Ability to communicate with reasonable accommodation.

Position Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time, fully benefited (30+ hours)
Standard Hours 40

Essential Duties of the Position

The duties below reflect 90% of the employee's responsibilities. There is an additional 10% reserved for professional development and any other duties that may be assigned.

Job Duty

Design, engineer and maintain wired and wireless network infrastructure for the campus network.

Percentage Of Time 25
Job Duty

Troubleshoot routers, switches, wireless access points and other devices that comprise the VSU data network

Percentage Of Time 20
Job Duty

Perform special projects and assist areas of the campus with network planning and resourcing.

Percentage Of Time 20
Job Duty

Documentation of different projects and tickets for the future references.

Percentage Of Time 15
Job Duty

Mentor and guide junior network staff to increase their interpersonal and required technical skills.

Percentage Of Time 10

Posting Details

Posting Details

Posting Number S00606
Desired Start Date 01/15/2018
Open Date 11/16/2017
Close Date 01/12/2018

Reference Requests

Reference Requests

Accept Online References Yes
Minimum Requests 2
Maximum Requests 3

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * What is your highest level of completed education?
    • High School/GED
    • Bachelor's Degree
    • Master's Degree
    • ABD
    • Doctorate Degree
  2. * Please list all relevant professional certifications related to this position and year obtained.

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Do you currently hold a CCNA certification?

    (Open Ended Question)

  4. * How many years of wireless management support experience do you have?

    (Open Ended Question)

  5. * Briefly describe your wireless support experience.

    (Open Ended Question)

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. List of References
Optional Documents
  1. Reference Letter 1
  2. Reference Letter 2
  3. Reference Letter 3