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Network Engineer II/Certified

Lexington, KY 40507
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Job Title Network Engineer II/Certified
Requisition Number RE34661
Working Title Network Engineer
Department Name 3L600:ITS Networking & Infrastructure
Work Location Lexington, KY
Grade Level 48
Salary Range $61,693-101,795/year
Type of Position Staff
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education


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Required Related Experience

6 yrs

Required License/Registration/Certification
CCNA Certification (any focus)
Physical Requirements
The physical requirements of this position include: Occasional lifting, pushing, and/or pulling objects up to 25lbs; occasional standing or walking with objects 10-25lbs; regularly sitting at a computer workstation for extended periods of time with regular repetitive motions (such as typing); utilizing mouse, keyboard, and phone for portions of the day. Ability to travel to various locations on and off-campus for meetings
Primarily days (i.e. Monday – Friday, 8a-5p) Please be aware that as an exempt position, job duties may occasionally require additional time in the evenings, nights, holidays and/or weekends to accomplish work goals in excess of 40 hours per week.
Job Summary
This position is responsible for senior level maintenance, support and automation of networking and infrastructure systems managed by University of Kentucky, Information Technology Services, Networking and Infrastructure Division. This includes systems network devices, security devices, collaboration endpoints and systems and all supporting systems including but not limited to DNS, DHCP, AAA, NAC, VMWare, monitoring systems and logging systems. This position supports functions critical to the operation of the University.

IEBC (Internal Employee Being Considered)

The University of Kentucky considers the health, safety and well-being of our entire community to be a top priority. In alignment with this priority, all new hires must provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination or obtain an approved medical or religious exemption as a condition of employment. For areas that fall under the federal CMS mandate, start of employment cannot occur until two weeks after receiving the full COVID-19 vaccination series or upon obtaining an approved exemption. Only vaccines approved by the World Health Organization can be accepted.
Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
Have a working knowledge of enterprise DHCP, DNS, and IPAM systems. Knowledge of common protocols such as SNMP, HTTP, HTTPS, SMTP, NTP, LDAP, KERBEROS, RADIUS and FTP. Configure and support VPNs and enterprise network security devices. Previous experience supervising employees.
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? Yes
Preferred Education/Experience
BS in Computer Science or related/ 6 years of paid network experience
Deadline to Apply 06/28/2022
University Community of Inclusion
The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus. 

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities. 

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.


Posted: 2022-06-22 Expires: 2022-07-22

Career Employment at UK

UK offers fulfilling careers in diverse fields supporting our teaching, research and health care missions. We also offer a compelling benefits package, including a generous retirement savings match and a supportive work environment distinguished by a respect for the unique work-life needs of every individual. Our culture of learning also provides tremendous support and resources for ongoing education, training and development. 

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