26 days old

Sr. Network Engineer - Telecommute - 917784

La Crosse, WI 54601 Work Remotely
  • Job Code
    917784

Combine two of the fastest-growing fields on the planet with a culture of performance, collaboration and opportunity and this is what you get. Leading edge technology in an industry that's improving the lives of millions. Here, innovation isn't about another gadget, it's about making health care data available wherever and whenever people need it, safely and reliably. There's no room for error. Join us and start doing your life's best work.(sm)

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The Sr. Network Engineer will manage and maintain LHI's IT infrastructure environment to support LHI's business operations. Work as a lead on IT projects that involve technology and product evaluation, implementation, deployment and troubleshooting as assigned. Act as one of a team of the technical points of contact for specific aspects of the data center operations, such as network infrastructure, Wan, LAN, load balancers, Firewalls and various hardware appliances. Ensure efficient, balanced, secure and uninterrupted operation of LHI network infrastructure.

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You'll enjoy the flexibility to telecommute* from anywhere within the U.S. as you take on some tough challenges.

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Primary Responsibilities:

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  • Ability to implement, administer, and troubleshoot network infrastructure devices, including wireless access points, firewall, routers, switches, load balancers
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  • Knowledge of application transport and network infrastructure protocols
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  • Research, evaluate and suggest new products and process improvements within IT
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  • Implement and enforce security procedures to ensure the Company's data is secure and accessed by only those that need access to it
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  • Create and maintain documentation in relation to network configuration, mapping, processes, and service records
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  • Maintain centralized documentation of IT infrastructure information
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  • Evaluate network performance, identify bottlenecks, and find ways of improvement, to ensure long-term efficiency of the network
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  • Develop test plans that include functionality, system integrity, test matrixes, strategy, and definition of test methodologies
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  • Create test platforms, including evaluation of test equipment, and testing of proposed network equipment, network protocols and new production applications. Design, test and deploy network and security architectures, including LAN-to-LAN, LAN-to-WAN, and WAN-to-WAN
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  • Acts as principle contact for network related voice issues
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  • Troubleshoot network related voice issues
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  • Design and implement QoS on the network
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  • Work closely with the telecom team to ensure proper network design and configuration to support voice platforms
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Youll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.

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Required Qualifications:

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  • Bachelors degree in related field is preferred or equivalent experience
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  • 10+ years of hands on experience with enterprise networks
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  • Current Cisco Certifications
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  • Possesses strong troubleshooting and analytical skills along with good interpersonal communication skills and the ability to work independently to meet required deadlines
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  • Proven experience with network design & optimization, business technology infrastructure strategic planning, projects management and policy development
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  • Configuring and implementing QoS
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  • If you need to enter a work site for any reason, you will be required to screen for symptoms using the ProtectWell mobile app, Interactive Voice Response (i.e., entering your symptoms via phone system) or similar UnitedHealth Group-approved symptom screener. When in a UnitedHealth Group building, employees are required to wear a mask in common areas. In addition, employees must comply with any state and local masking orders
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Preferred Qualifications:

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  • Experience with VoIP, QoS, LAN, WAN, Cisco, Netscalers, Palo Alto, IPsec VPN, Forescout, and Algosec
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  • Experience with change management processes, documentation procedures, and the ITIL framework
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  • CCNP
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Careers with LHI. Our focus is simple. Were innovators in cost-effective health care management. And when you join our team, youll be a partner in impacting the lives of our customers, and employees. Weve joined OptumHealth, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of companies, and our mission is to help the health system work better for everyone. Were located on the banks of the beautiful Mississippi River in La Crosse, Wis., with a satellite office in Chicago and remote employees throughout the United States. Were supported by a national network of more than 25,000 medical and dental providers. Simply put, together we work toward a healthier tomorrow for everyone. Our team members are selected for their dedication and mission-driven focus. For you, that means one incredible team and a singular opportunity to do your lifes best work.(sm)

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Colorado Residents Only: The salary range for Colorado residents is $79,700 to $142,600. Pay is based on several factors including but not limited to education, work experience, certifications, etc. As of the date of this posting, UHG offers the following benefits for this position, subject to applicable eligibility requirements: Health, dental, and vision plans; wellness program; flexible spending accounts; paid parking or public transportation costs; 401(k) retirement plan; employee stock purchase plan; life insurance, short-term disability insurance, and long-term disability insurance; business travel accident insurance; Employee Assistance Program; PTO; and employee-paid critical illness and accident insurance.

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*All Telecommuters will be required to adhere to UnitedHealth Groups Telecommuter Policy.

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Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.

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"Job Keywords: Sr. Network Engineer, Network Engineering, Cisco Certification, Enterprise Networks, Network Design, QoS, La Crosse, WI, Wisconsin, Work At Home, Remote, Work From Home, Telecommute, Telecommuter, Telecommuting, Optum

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Posted: 2021-04-08 Expires: 2021-05-08

UnitedHealth Group is the most diversified health care company in the United States and a leader worldwide in helping people live healthier lives and helping to make the health system work better for everyone.

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