Network Engineer II 1 at Northeast Georgia Health System, Inc. in Gainesville, Georgia

Posted in Other 3 days ago.

Job Description:

Improving the health of our community in all we do

Northeast Georgia Health System (NGHS)is a non-profit community health system on a mission of improving the health of our community in all we do. Our team cares for more than 1 million people across the region through four hospitals and a variety of outpatient locations. Northeast Georgia Medical Center (NGMC) has campuses in Gainesville, Braselton, Winder and Dahlonega - with a total of more than 700 beds and more than 1,100 medical staff members representing more than 50 specialties. NGHS also encompasses Northeast Georgia Physicians Group, a multi-specialty group with more than 65 locations, and The Heart Center of Northeast Georgia Medical Center, a cardiology practice with more than 15 locations.


The Network Engineer II serves the organization, patients, and other customers by providing a wide range of computer related technical services. As a member of the Technical Services Team, the job is responsible for architecture and the management of critical clinical infrastructure in a wired/wireless environment. Provide infrastructure engineering services including: F5 and Citrix load balancing, Windows/Linux/AIX operating systems; application, system and network security; and Tier 3 data center operations. Conducts research on emerging technologies and recommends technologies that increase infrastructure flexibility and resiliency. Manages and maintains QoS to enable Avaya VoIP and Polycom Video across wired and wireless infrastructure. Knowledge managing/maintaining troubleshooting Juniper and Aruba network equipment including switching/routing, RF engineering, LAN/WAN/MAN management and design. Strong knowledge of the OSI model to troubleshoot issues from physical to application layer. Disaster recovery planning and testing for highly available infrastructure. Project management experience and mentoring staff to achieve desired outcomes in support of a 24x7 critical patient care environment.
  • Minimum of High School Diploma or equivalency required, 4-year degree in Computer Science or related field preferred.
  • 5-9 years experience supporting critical infrastructure in a highly available 24x7 environment.
  • Cisco and/or Juniper certification highly preferred.
Since first opening its doors in Gainesville in 1951, Northeast Georgia Medical Center has added hospital campuses in Braselton, Barrow and Dahlonega - and become Georgia's most awarded hospital. Some recognitions include being named to these lists:

America's 50 Best Hospitals- Healthgrades

100 Top Hospitals- Truven Health Analytics

100 Hospitals with Great Heart Programs- Beckers Hospital Review

America's Top Quality Providers- Carechex

Atlanta's Top 150 Workplaces- Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Healthcare's Most Wired Hospitals and Health Systems- Hospitals & Health Networks magazine

NGMC has also been recognized in recent years as Georgia's #1 Hospital for overall hospital care, overall surgical care, heart care, orthopedic surgery, women's care and more.