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Network Engineer


Las Vegas, NV, US

Req ID:  511
Level of experience:  Mid-Career
Remote:  No
Travel Required:  None

Employee Type:  Full - Time 




Ellucian helps education institutions thrive in an open and dynamic world. We deliver a broad portfolio of technology solutions, developed in collaboration with a global education community, and provide strategic guidance to help education institutions of all kinds navigate change, achieve greater transparency, and drive efficiencies. More than 2,500 institutions in 50 countries around the world look to Ellucian for the ideas and insights that will move education forward, helping people everywhere discover their futures through learning.



Position Requirements

What we need from you:

  • Qualified candidates must have a minimum of 5 years’ experience in a similar role with increasing responsibilities during that time.
  • Experience installing, configuring, and troubleshooting Cisco switches (6500, 3xxx, Nexus)
  • Experience installing, configuring, and troubleshooting Cisco VoIP solutions. (Cisco UCM, Voice Gateways, Cisco IP phones, ATA’s, POTS, SIP Trunking)
  • Experience installing, configuring, and troubleshooting Cisco ASA’s (Version 9.x)
  • Experience configuring and troubleshooting Routing Protocols (OSPF, EIGRP, BGP)
  • Experience installing, configuring, and troubleshooting Cisco Wireless Solutions (Cisco Wireless LAN Controllers, Access Points, and Cisco Prime) in a multi-campus environment.
  • A Bachelor’s degree in computer science, engineering, or related field is preferred. Equivalent work experience will be considered.
  • Design and document policies and procedures.
  • Create and maintain network diagrams and documentation.
  • Security focused individual that can design and implement security best practices in an enterprise environment.
  • Working knowledge of the OSI Model.
  • Seasoned individual with experience performing systems monitoring, and long term trending of SLA, performance, and sizing metrics.
  • Position will require travel between sites and participation in an on-call schedule.
  • Moderate lifting (<70lbs) is required in the course of the day-to-day work.

Desired Skills/Knowledge/Experience:


  • Cisco certifications such as CCNA and CCNP.
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Ability to work well in a team.
  • Excellent documentation and communication skills.
  • Enjoys troubleshooting and eliminating problems.
  • Takes pride in their work and will do what is necessary to make their project deliverables "right" instead of "good enough”.
  • Must be self-motivated, self-driven, work with minimal supervision, and most of all see a project through to completion.


Ellucian provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Ellucian complies with all laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.  Ellucian expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Ellucian employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.

Nearest Major Market: Las Vegas

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