Network Engineer, S03732

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Montgomery College is Maryland's premier community college, serving more than 60,000 students each year through credit and noncredit programs. We are dedicated to providing an exceptional education for all of our students, and we recognize that our faculty and staff are integral to our continued success. We give employees the environment, tools, and opportunities they need to make a difference.

Job Title
Network Engineer, S03732
Job Description Summary
Montgomery College, Rockville, has an immediate need for a part-time Network Engineer, S03732, in the Office of Information Technology. The work schedule will cover 20 hours per week covering primarily evening hours and must include a work period of at least 4 hours on at least one weekend day per week. The exact hours and days are based on needs of the unit. This position is non-bargaining, exempt, and grade 33.

Montgomery College is a public, fully accredited, open admission institution. Led by President DeRionne P. Pollard, Ph.D., Montgomery College is dedicated to student success and widely recognized for the quality and scope of its academic programs. Do you want to join us in our mission of providing an exceptional education and fostering student success? The faculty and staff of MC are integral to our continued excellence. We are looking for dedicated professionals for opportunities throughout the College.


The Office of Information Technology is seeking a network engineer to provide backup operator coverage in the Network Operations Center, presence in the Secondary Data Center on the Rockville campus, and network engineering support to the Network Engineering Team. The engineer may participate in off-hours network projects and operations management.Job Description
Duties include but are not limited to:
  • Troubleshoot, diagnose and resolve server and network related issues, devices, and hardware/software problems.
  • Measure volume and performance of network traffic; identify and make recommendations to improve network utilization and performance issues; recommend and implement strategies to improve network performance.
  • Perform requested changes to the network infrastructure as needed.
  • Install & configure layer 2 devices (VLANS, POE, IP addressing); integrate, test, implement, document, configure and install layer 2 & 3 devices, routers, switches and wireless access points.
  • Deploy network monitoring tools/services, and generate reports.
  • Configure, deploy, troubleshoot, and manage WAN/ISP and network connections to remote campuses.
  • Provide on-site support for the College's Rockville point-of-presence for campus network, server, and storage services.
  • On occasion, provide operator coverage on the Takoma Park/Silver Spring campus when regular operators are unavailable.
  • On occasion, provide support at any College site, including the three main campuses in Germantown, Rockville, and Takoma Park/Silver Spring.

Required Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in computer science or a closely related field, and/or any combination of education, training, and experience providing understanding of the field and the ability to perform the duties of the job.
  • Three years of hands-on experience as a Network Engineer, demonstrating progressively responsible information technology experience including network installation/maintenance and preparing network documentation/configuration reports.
  • Experience configuring LAN infrastructure, including VLAN and Trunking.
  • Knowledge of IT industry, best practices, techniques and current/emerging trends, system security models and protocols, and Ethernet, IP, and OSPF.
  • Knowledge of diagnostic, testing, and troubleshooting procedures.
  • Knowledge of standards for wiring, data closets, copper and fiber installation, cable testing and certification.
  • Ability to troubleshoot, identify and repair network problems.
  • Strong analytical, problem solving and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to pay attention to detail, maintain confidentiality, multi-task, communicate effectively, follow written and verbal instructions, and work independently as well as with multiple teams.
  • Eligible applicants must currently be authorized to work in the United States and not require employer visa sponsorship

Preferred Qualifications:
  • CCNP/JNCIP or CCNA/JNCIA are preferred.

Application Process:
  • Apply online at
  • Online applications must be received by August 28, 2018
  • For consideration, you must:
    Include dates of employment in your application or attachment; and

    Submit a cover letter.

As a condition of employment, the following are required at the time of hire:
  • Successful completion of a background check.
  • Participation in a retirement plan.

Our benefits package includes: generous paid vacation, sick, paid holidays, medical, dental, vision, group legal benefits, professional development, retirement plan, educational assistance, tuition waiver for employee and dependents, wellness programming including onsite gyms, pools and classes. 
Closing DateTuesday, August 28, 2018
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equal opportunity and fostering diversity among its student body, faculty, and staff.

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