Senior Network Engineer

Requisition id: 141539

Department: 100642 IT Infrastructure

Facility: Renown Health

Schedule: Full Time – Eligible for Benefits, 0800-1700

Shift: Day

Category: Information Technology

Location: Reno, NV

Position Purpose:

Under the general direction of the Manager, IT Infrastructure, the Senior Network Engineer position is responsible for the following:

Design and implementation of enterprise wide voice, video and data network solutions that align with the architecture and business models of Renown Health. This includes the strategic planning, design, acquisition, installation/implementation, maintenance and support for local and wide area network equipment.

This includes the strategic planning, design, acquisition, installation/implementation, maintenance and support for all local and wide area network equipment.

Leads network planning, architecture design, and engineering for the department. Integrates and schematically depicts network architectures, topologies, hardware, software, transmission, signaling links and protocols into complete network configurations.

Actively builds and maintains relationships with user community and vendors in order to understand business needs and requirements related to the design of new networking technologies.

Performs, evaluates, documents, and communicates technology evaluations and installations.

Oversees evaluations and installations performed by team members. Supports department staff in the analysis, solution, and documentation of network issues and problems. Analyzes and resolves errors escalated by less experienced team members.

Works with management to develop, communicate, implement, and maintain network design policies, standards, procedures, and capacity planning.

Serves as Network Engineering lead on multifunctional project teams within IT and across lines of business as required to support business requirements. Supervises Network Engineers and vendors throughout life of project.

Coaches, mentors, and provides feedback to less experienced team members regarding departmental procedures, policies, and standards that pertain to the Network Engineering department.

Nature and Scope:

The Senior Network Engineer will be responsible for a complex, wide-areanetwork that is rapidly changing to support enterprise growth and development of new business opportunities. The technician is challenged with providing an environment that is reliable, flexible and cost effective.

This position does not provide patient care.

The foregoing description is not intended and should not be construed to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, skills and efforts or work conditions associated with the job. It is intended to be an accurate reflection of the general nature and level of the job.

Minimum Qualifications: Requirements – Required and/or Preferred


Must have working-level knowledge of the English language, including reading, writing and speaking English. BA or BS in Computer Sciences or a related field or a 2-year technical degree preferred.


Minimum seven years experience with wide and local area networks. Background in a Health Care System environment is preferred. Experience with network management tools and configuring network equipment.




Recommended (not required):

CCNP (Cisco Certified Network Professional)

CCDP (Cisco Certified Design Professional)

CCIP (Cisco Certified Internetwork Professional)

CCIE (Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert) Routing and Switching

CCIE (Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert) Communication & Services

CCDE (Cisco Certified Design Expert)

Computer / Typing:

Must be proficient with Microsoft Office Suite, including Outlook, PowerPoint, Excel and Word and have the ability to use the computer to complete online learning requirements for job-specific competencies, access online forms and policies, complete online benefits enrollment, etc.