The primary role of the Network Engineer is to configure, test and implement network hardware solutions and technology integrations on the wired and wireless networks. Assist in troubleshooting to identify and resolve technical problems with hardware and established Local Area Network (LAN) and or Wide Area Network (WAN) systems through collaboration with Senior team members and vendors. Assist in the evaluation of user requirements and recommend possible network system designs based on cost benefit analysis and available tools.
Assist in evaluating user requirements and recommending possible network system designs.
Participate in projects with an impact on network systems and assist in data network implementations.
Assist in conducting technical research on system network upgrades to assess compatibility, cost, and time required to implement.
Assist in switch administration and implementation of network hardware and application integrations.
Configure and maintain network system components and participate in network system designs.
Install or assist in the installation of network hardware and software by other team members and vendors.
Analyze and resolve technical problems with established networks.
Troubleshoot technical problems with established Local Area Network (LAN) and or Wide Area Network (WAN) systems through collaboration with peers and vendors.
Install and configure network services.
Serves on a team on-call rotation schedule to address emergency production issues.
Update and provide network system design documentation to vendors and developers.
Document network issues and resolutions.
Coordinate with project managers and vendors to assist in the management of project deliverables and minimize adverse impacts on existing systems and business processes.
Support other technology groups to ensure connectivity and compatibility between systems.
Assist in the use and administration of both the wired and wireless network monitoring and configuration tools.
Responsible for performing work at multiple Fairview sites and transporting equipment, as needed. within a scheduled shift.
Part of a 24x7 on-call support rotation schedule.
Associate (2 year) or equivalent with focus in Computer/Network Engineering
3-5 years of relevant experience.
Functional or educational knowledge of network systems design and implementation from configuration to network administration.
Experience troubleshooting network system issues and exposure to balancing network capacity through bandwidth and network analysis.
Understanding of technical infrastructure such as system management, support, and operations.
Ability to communicate effectively with direct leader and other team members and to escalate network problems and to perform system documentation.
Reliable personal transportation to perform work at multiple sites during a scheduled shift
Together with the University of Minnesota and University of Minnesota Physicians we have created M Health Fairview. M Health Fairview is the newly expanded collaboration among the University of Minnesota, University of Minnesota Physicians, and Fairview Health Services. The healthcare system combines the best of academic and community medicine — expanding access to world-class, breakthrough care through our 10 hospitals and 60 clinics.
Fairview Health Services (fairview.org) is an award-winning, nonprofit health system providing exceptional care across the full spectrum of health care services. Fairview is one of the most comprehensive and geographically accessible systems in the state, with 10 hospitals—including an academic medical center and long-term care hospital—serving the greater Twin Cities metro area.
Its broad continuum also includes 60 primary care clinics, specialty clinics, senior living communities, retail and specialty pharmacies, pharmacy benefit management services, rehabilitation centers, counseling and home health care services, medical transportation, an integrated provider network and health insurer PreferredOne. In partnership ...with the University of Minnesota, Fairview’s 32,000 employees and 2,400 affiliated providers embrace innovation to drive a healthier future through healing, discovery and education.