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NETWORK ENGINEER / SENIOR NETWORK ENGINEER

Posted by Travis Tate on 04/07/2017 19:55 UTC

NETWORK ENGINEER / SENIOR NETWORK ENGINEER
Network Engineering and Research Division

The National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA) at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign provides supercomputing and advanced digital resources for the nation’s science enterprise. At NCSA, University of Illinois faculty, staff, students, and collaborators from around the globe use advanced digital resources to address research grand challenges for the benefit of science and society. NCSA has been advancing one third of the Fortune 50 for more than 30 years by bringing industry, researchers and students together to solve grand challenges at rapid speed and scale.

NCSA is currently seeking one or more Network Engineers/Senior Network Engineers in its Network Engineering and Research (NER) Division. The incumbents will work as members of the team responsible for the design, maintenance, and operation of NCSA’s high-performance research network in support of NCSA staff, HPC resources, researchers, partners, and NSF-funded projects awarded to NCSA.

REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
NETWORK ENGINEER
BA/BS degree in computer science, electrical engineering, or related field required. Alternative degree fields may be accepted if accompanied by an equivalent amount of experience.
Experience configuring and operating switched Ethernet and routed IP networks.
Familiarity with Unix shell and Unix troubleshooting and network utilities.
SENIOR NETWORK ENGINEER
BA/BS degree in computer science, electrical engineering, or related field required. Alternative degrees may be accepted if accompanied by equivalent experience.
10 years of experience configuring and operating switched Ethernet and routed IP networks.
3 years of leadership experience on either technical or research-oriented networking projects.
Familiarity with Unix shell and Unix troubleshooting and network utilities.

For full job description and details for both Network Engineer and Senior Network Engineer, visit: http://www.ncsa.illinois.edu/about/jobs/A1700213

To apply, please create your candidate profile at jobs.illinois.edu and upload your cover letter and CV/resume by the close date, July 7, 2017. Contact information for three references must be included on the application (letters may also be uploaded or sent to the contact below). For full consideration, candidates must complete the application process by the above date. The University of Illinois conducts criminal background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer.