Advisory Network Spec

Job Locations USA-NJ-Lyndhurst
Posted Date 2 months ago(1/18/2018 3:35 PM)
Requisition ID
Information Technology

Company Overview

At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes.


For the 27th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker’s Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2016, as well as Glassdoor’s annual Employees’ Choice Awards 2017. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.

Job Description

We are seeking a senior network engineer who can provide advanced-level design, implementation, and troubleshooting with particular focus on modern datacenter network virtualization, convergence, and security.​ He/she provides network services support at an advanced level to end users and IT operational personnel. The candidate should have mastery-level skills and experience in high-end network equipment (i.e. Cisco, Arista, Riverbed, Bluecoat, F5, Citrix), LAN/WAN protocols, network applications such as DNS, DHCP, and in-depth knowledge of network security policy and configuration. 


You Will: 

  • Design, implement and manage security and networking architecture.
  • Work closely with server technology and network administrators through all phases of projects.
  • Research and provide recommendation of new technologies and solutions.
  • Collect and review network and security activity, and participate in network design and troubleshooting.

You Are:

  • Capable of building strong customer relationships and delivering customer-centric solutions.
  • A good decision-maker, with proven success at making timely decisions that keep the organization moving forward.
  • Able to work effectively in an environment notable for complex, sometimes contradictory information.
  • Action-oriented and eager to embrace new opportunities and tough challenges with a sense of urgency, high energy, and enthusiasm.
  • Adept at planning and prioritizing work to meet commitments aligned with organizational goal consistently achieving positive results, even under tough circumstances.
  • Adept at building partnerships and working collaboratively with others to meet shared objectives and goals.
  • An effective communicator, capable of determining how best to reach different audiences and executing communications based on that understanding.
  • Flexible in your approach and demeanor in order to align with the shifting demands of evolving circumstances.

You Need: 

  • 5 to 10 years of  system and networking experience
  • Experience with Arista Switch and EOS Cloud Vision
  • Strong knowledge of LAN/​WAN infrastructures, topologies and protocols
  • Strong hands-on experience in switch and routers such as Cisco Nexus 9000, 7000, 5000, 2000, 1000, Arista switches, firewalls, LAN-to-LAN and SSL VPN, IPS/IDS, and proxy servers
  • Strong understanding of network protocols and applications, such as DNS, DHCP, SMTP, HTTP/HTTPS, Multicast, SNMP, Netflow and etc
  • Strong experience and concept in modern datacenter architecture and Software Defined Network (SDN)
  • Have experience in Linux/Unix and MS Windows servers, Active Directory and LDAP
  • Mastery-level skills in security configuration, analysis, intrusion detection and response, Encryption, VPN, and etc
  • Strong in troubleshooting different OSI layer issues and performance analysis by using sniffer tools
  • Good understanding in virtual hypervisors, server hardware technologies, SAN and NAS
  • Broad knowledge of current IT infrastructure trends and different cloud services
  • Strong project coordination skills
  •  Strong verbal and written communication skills



MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.  


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