Information Technology Services (ITS) at the University of
Wisconsin-Whitewater is seeking a Network Services Engineer
(Network Engineer IV (B), IT160).
The Network Engineer IV position completes varied, complex, and
strategic system planning, installation, analysis, and issue
resolution to support network connectivity and performance.
Reporting to the Network Operations Director, this position leads
network design, maintenance, and support efforts to well-position
the university as a competitive, innovative educational institution
that offers top-tier services for our students, employees, and
community. The Network Engineer IV works closely and
collaboratively with other members of the IT Services staff and
other campus partners including Facilities, university police
services, university housing, to ensure efficient service
- Strong written and verbal communication skills
- Ability to work independently and as a collaborative,
supportive team member
- 5+ years experience administering enterprise network systems
including specific experience with:
- Supporting and troubleshooting enterprise wireless LAN
- Configuring and supporting IPv6 networks
- Interconnecting local networks with partner networks and
- Configuring, maintaining and troubleshooting DNS and DHCP
- Developing and documenting technical support procedures
- Writing and maintaining scripts for infrastructure
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
- 4-year degree
- Experience managing Citrix Netscaler environments
- Project Management experience
- Configuring routing protocols (BGP, OSPF, EIGRP, etc.)
- Managing and troubleshooting fiber optic cabling issues
- Configuring, maintaining and troubleshooting VPN and Load
- Current CCNP Enterprise Certification
- Current CCNP Security Certification
- Willingness and ability to be an active participant in the
following applicable safety rules and regulations including
necessary training drills.
- Ability to interact respectfully with people from diverse
socioeconomic, cultural, and ethnic backgrounds.
Specific Technology Responsibilities:
- Designs, installs, and tests complex and varied networks and
associated hardware and software to ensure compliance and adhere to
established timelines and expectations.
- Develops and implements complex network management and
monitoring tool suites, writing software to automate as
- Develops and schedules operational work plans and monitors
network technology research and new equipment procurements to meet
program or project requests.
- Contributes to the development and implementation of policies
and procedures to align with strategic initiatives and unit
- Identifies, analyzes, troubleshoots, and documents complex and
varied network connectivity and performance issues in local and
partner networks utilizing expertise and discretion.
- Develops and executes training and serves as a subject matter
expert to internal and external groups, peers, and partners.
- Other duties as assigned by the Network Operations
- Cisco Routing, Switching, and Wireless network solutions
- Cisco Unified Communications Manager
UW-Whitewater is a thriving public university located in
southeastern Wisconsin. It leads the way in providing world-class,
affordable higher education programs to more students than
neighboring regional comprehensives in the University of Wisconsin
System. A collaborative team of 1,300 faculty and staff are devoted
to the success of the university's 11,000 students at its main and
Rock County campuses. The team provides high-impact practices and
academic programs - online and in person - from associate to
doctoral levels. Recognized nationally for affordability,
inclusion, and career development, UWW has approximately one-third
first-generation students and boasts strength in many areas,
especially business and education. The campus and community embrace
the Warhawk Family spirit, supporting the university's arts and
nationally recognized NCAA Division-III level championship
athletics. As a proud institution of access, more than 10 percent
of undergraduate students use the acclaimed Center for Students
with Disabilities - a priority mission since the 1970s.
UW-Whitewater's campuses are located centrally near Milwaukee,
Madison, and Chicago, offering easy access to the cultural and
commercial opportunities of major metropolitan areas. Near both
Lake Geneva and the Wisconsin Dells, the area attracts numerous
visitors from across the country. Whitewater is a vibrant college
community near the Kettle Moraine State Forest offering area
residents seasonal outdoor enjoyment. The nearby Rock County campus
is located in Janesville, a town of 60,000 located on the Rock
River and known as Wisconsin's Park Place.
The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater is an Equal Opportunity
and Affirmative Action Employer, and actively seeks and encourages
applications from women, people of color, persons with
disabilities, and veterans.
The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater is part of the 13-campus
University of Wisconsin System ( https://www.wisconsin.edu
Wisconsin Statute 19.36(7)(b) provides that applicants may indicate
in writing that their identity should be kept confidential. In
response to a public records request, the University will not
reveal the identities of applicants who request confidentiality in
writing, except that the identity of the successful final candidate
will be released. See Wisconsin Statute 19.36(7)(a).
Per Regent Policy Document 20-19, University of Wisconsin System
Criminal Background Check Policy and UW System Administrative
Policy 1275 Recruitment Policies, UW-Whitewater requires criminal
background checks as a contingency to employment. A criminal
background check will be conducted prior to an offer of employment.
All final candidates must be asked, prior to hire, whether they
have been found to have engaged in, are currently under
investigation for, or left employment during an active
investigation in which they were accused of sexual violence or
sexual harassment. When obtaining employment reference checks,
these same sexual violence or sexual harassment questions must also
The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater requires that all employees
be active participants in following applicable safety rules and
regulations including necessary training and drills.
For UW-Whitewater Campus safety information and crime
statistics/annual Security Report, see http://www.uww.edu/asfr
. If you
would like a paper copy of the report please contact the
UW-Whitewater Police at 262-472-4660.
COMPENSATION AND BENEFITS:
Well-qualified candidates can expect a salary commensurate with the
candidate's education, related experience, and
UW System employees receive an excellent benefit package. To learn
more about the UW System's comprehensive benefit package, review
the UW System Employee Benefits Brochure
CONDITIONS OF APPOINTMENT:
University of Wisconsin-Whitewater does not offer H-1B or other
work authorization visa sponsorship for this position. Candidates
must be legally authorized to work in the United States at the time
of hire and maintain work authorization throughout the employment
term. If you have questions regarding this, please contact Human
Resources. UW-Whitewater is not an e-verify employer, therefore
STEM extensions are not options for work authorization.
TO ENSURE CONSIDERATION:
Applications received by November 26, 2023
are ensured full
consideration. Applications received after that date may be given
consideration at the discretion of the search committee. The most
qualified applicants will be invited to participate in the next
step of the selection process.
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unable to complete the application online due to a disability or
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