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Network Engineer - The Detroit Lions (Detroit/Allen Park, MI)

The Detroit Lions and Ford Field Management currently have an opening for a Network Engineer.  This position will design, develop, implement, maintain, and enhance telecommunication networks, systems and equipment at the Detroit Lions Training Facility and Ford Field Stadium.  This position analyzes existing networks and equipment and identifies opportunities for improvement.   He or She develops solutions that meet business requirements.

The successful candidate should be familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. He or She relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected.  This position reports to the Director of IT.

This full-time position includes a full benefits package as well as wonderful perks! This position will regularly work out of both the Allen Park practice facility and the Ford Field stadium in downtown Detroit.


ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Network architecture and design including network security, bandwidth availability and utilization.
  • Analyze, design, develop and test network systems to ensure integration of software, hardware, reliability and maintainability.
  • Identify ways to streamline and eliminate redundancies, creating increased efficiency.
  • Perform cost-benefit and risk analysis.
  • Perform other duties that may include new product testing, quality assurance, hardware testing, documentation, and the design or modification of technical training programs.
  • Ensure requirements are met and documented prior to implementation.
  • Ensure all support documentation is kept current.
  • Provide on-call support of all network infrastructure and applications.
  • Provide end user support and event support for the organization
  • Administer software applications, network systems and databases.
  • Responsible for completion of projects and working under high levels of responsibility and autonomy. May direct others to project completion.
  • Any other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS

  • Bachelor's degree in technology related field and/or equivalent experience required
  • 5+ years of extensive experience in Cisco voice / data communications are required.
  • Demonstrated passion for innovation, and a sophisticated understanding of various telecommunications systems.
  • Experience researching, investigating, evaluating and qualifying potential new equipment for network deployment.
  • Extensive engineering design, monitoring and analysis experiences.
  • Complete understanding of all telecommunication network system functionality, efficiencies and interfaces.
  • Expertise in IP Routing technologies like OSPF and BGP.
  • Strong knowledge of networking principles to include understanding of TCP/IP, IP Sub-netting, VLANs, Ethernet, DHCP, DNS, and QoS.
  • Strong knowledge of VoIP Telephony.
  • Strong understanding of WAN technologies such as MPLS and knowledge of SIP and H.323 protocols.
  • Experience in Cisco Gateway configurations and administration with strong knowledge of Cisco IOS gateways.
  • Experience with voice carrier networks and TDM.
  • Cisco CCNA, CCNP, and CCVP certifications are a plus.
  • Experience in delivering Technical Training and Technical presentations to co-workers.
  • Extensive technical knowledge of Information Technology field and computer systems.
  • Willingness to travel both locally and out of state as needed
  • Ability to successfully pass a background check as well as have a valid and clean driving record
  • Must be willing to part of an IT team providing  24x7, weekend support, road game support, and game/event support



TO APPLY
To apply, please provide a copy of your resume along with a cover letter detailing your interest and related experience to the position.

Due to the high volume or resumes received, we regret that we are unable to update candidates on the status of their application. Those selected for further consideration will be contacted. NO CALLS PLEASE

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer

Note: When you apply for this job online, you will be required to answer the following questions:

1. Do you hod a Bachelor's Degree in a technology related field?

2. Do you have 5+ years of expereince in Cisco voice/data communications? Please answer Yes/No and explain where and when you used this technology.

3. Please describe your expereince in engineering design, monitoring and analysis.

4. Do you have expertise in IP Routing technologies like OSPF and BGP? Please answer Yes/No and explain.

5. Do you have strong knowledge of networking principles to include understanding of TCP/IP, IP Sub-netting, VLANs, Ethernet, DHCP, DNS, and QoS? Please answer Yes/No and explain.

6. Do you have strong knowledge of VoIP Telephony?

7. What are your salary requirements for this position? Failure to provide a response will remove your resume from consideration

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