Collaboration Network Engineer

Information Systems/IT

Varies; 8:00pm-4:30pm

Standard Hours/Week:


General Description:
The Network Engineer - Collaboration is responsible for demonstrating Parrish Healthcare's Culture of Choice®, designing, implementing, and maintaining the telecommunications and collaboration infrastructure of the organization. The Network Engineer - Collaboration works with various networking technologies to ensure reliable communication systems. The position shall exemplify the desired Culture of Choice® and philosophies of Parrish Healthcare.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Specify, configure, maintain, monitor, and troubleshoot local area network hardware and software, such as routers, switches, cabling, firewalls, security appliances, wireless access points, circuits, and Internet service.
  • Maintain excellent network performance by performing regular network monitoring and performance tuning; escalate problems to vendors as needed.
  • Provide proactive network support, including daily review of device and security logs, assisting with traffic monitoring, intrusion protection systems, and support for data center environment monitoring.
  • Establish and maintain network user accounts, user environments, directories, security, and connectivity.
  • Maintain a secure network by developing access standards, structure and develop processes to monitor usage.
  • Investigate, test, and perform software upgrades, install patches, hot-fixes, versioning, and virus definitions updates.
  • Prepare staff for network related changes using a variety of tools including references, training programs, and in-person support.
  • Provide technical support and advice as necessary for all departments and outside agencies, including researching, evaluating, and recommending new technologies.
  • Provide project management support for network/infrastructure projects.
  • Create documentation of procedures in a format that will assist other staff in carrying out those procedures.
  • Communicate with vendors and external support resources to research products, new technologies, and deployment of new technologies.
  • Maintain up-to-date skills and awareness of new and emerging network-based technologies and how they may apply to our infrastructure to support our long-term goals.
  • Knows fire, disaster and safety procedures and regulations as it pertains to the work area.
  • Performs similar or related duties as assigned.


Formal Education:
  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, information technology, computer engineering or a related field is required (A combination of experience and certifications may be considered).

Work Experience:
  • 5 to 7 years of systems or network engineering experience

Required Licenses, Certifications, Registrations:
  • Cisco Certified Network Professional - Collaboration (CCNP - Collaboration) certification required.
  • Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert - Collaboration (CCIE - Collaboration), Training or Certification in Dell, EMC, Fortinet highly preferred.

Parrish Healthcare is a caring community of healthcare professionals passionate about excellence and fulfilling our mission of providing Healing Experiences For Everyone All The Time®.

Parrish Healthcare has a Culture of Choice®. This means a we have a healing work environment that empowers people to aspire to be their very best. We partner passionate, talented and skilled people in the right role with the right resources. We provide a clear and strategic direction to achieve superior results on behalf of the communities we serve.