Network Engineer II
Summary:  Responsible for analyzing, designing, installing, configuring, maintaining and repairing of network infrastructure and application components. A Network Engineer performs a wide variety of evaluation, maintenance, installation and training tasks to ensure the computer network performance meets company and user satisfaction. A Network Engineer also provides direction, information, and recommendations regarding network configurations and installations.
Description:  
Mercy Ships is seeking a Network Engineer II who is responsible for analyzing, designing, installing, configuring, maintaining and repairing of network infrastructure and application components. A Network Engineer performs a wide variety of evaluation, maintenance, installation and training tasks to ensure the computer network performance meets company and user satisfaction. A Network Engineer also provides direction, information, and recommendations regarding network configurations and installations.
 
Essential Duties And Responsibilities (Include But Not Limited To)
To perform the job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily:
Maintain a thorough understanding of the basics behind the Internet and its workings (DNS, Security, IP Routing, HTTP, VPN, Email Routing, Spam, etc.)
Design, configure and setup Cisco routers and switches
Design, setup and configure wireless networking
Assist in the design of multi-server environments including IP address schemes
Respond to inquiries from staff, administrators, service providers, site personnel and outside vendors to provide technical assistance and support
Maintain multi-site network operations, operating systems and regular maintenance with both private and public facilities
Maintain and administer perimeter security systems such as firewalls and intrusion detection systems
Manage assigned project and program components to deliver services in accordance with established objectives
Troubleshoot malfunctions of network hardware
May be required to provide out-of-hours or on-call support
25% travel to Mercy Ships locations domestic and international as appropriate
Eligible to travel based on Mercy Ships policies and procedures, government entities, and local health requirements
Other duties as assigned
 
Qualifications (Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, And Requirements)
The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required:
Able to live in and contribute to community life, requiring stable and healthy interpersonal skills
Expertise with Cisco routers and switches
In depth knowledge of TCP/IP
Knowledge of routing protocols: EIGRP, BGP
Strong knowledge of LAN related technologies, VLAN’s, etc.
Working technical knowledge of HTTP/S, DNS, FTP etc.
Excellent troubleshooting skills
WAN troubleshooting knowledge
Experience working independently with service providers
Strong interpersonal, written and oral communication skills
Able to conduct research into networking issues and products as required
Highly self-motivated and directed with keen attention to detail
Proven analytical and problem-solving abilities
Supportive of Mercy Ships mission and vision, and committed to its core values
Understand and apply servant leadership, work collaboratively with integrity and demonstrate accountability
 
Education And Experience
The requirements listed below are representative of the education and/or experience required: