R&E Networking Employment Opportunties

Posted Location Position Description
02/26/19 Columbus, OH Senior Systems Manager (OARnet)

In collaboration with the Chancellor for the Ohio Department of Higher Education and the University System of Ohio, in accordance with university policies, goals, and objectives the Outside Plant Coordinator collaborates with OARnet staff on all aspects of design and maintenance of the OARnet fiber plant consisting of over 5,000 route miles of outside plant infrastructure. Coordinate with fiber vendors and contractors for existing and new spans. Provide consultation to OARnet member schools, affiliates and partners. Manage fiber proposals, dark fiber IRU’s, dark fiber bids, and other contracts associated with the OARnet dark fiber plant.

02/26/19 Adelphi, MD Executive Director (MDREN)

The Executive Director of MDREN provides strategic planning, direction and leadership for delivery of services to members. The position also monitors the evolution of network technologies and industry trends and develops roadmaps to adopt new technologies as appropriate.

02/18/19 Harrisburg, Pittsburgh or Philadelphia, PA offices. Network Administrator 2 (NA2) – KINBER

A Network Administrator 2 (NA2) will provide proactive technical support to both the KINBER staff and
customers. This position reports to the Manager of Network Engineering and Operations and works
with the KINBER staff statewide. NA2’s are responsible for the implementation and ongoing
maintenance of a secure and reliable network serving KINBER Customers. The position will be able to
deploy, configure, maintain, and monitor all aspects of the PENNREN network.

02/18/19 Harrisburg, Pittsburgh or Philadelphia, PA offices. Senior Network Engineer – KINBER

This position at KINBER provides advanced engineering and operations support for PennREN, KINBER’s
regional research, education and community network. This position will provide technical support for
design, monitoring, analyzing, and improving the regional state-of-the-art computer network and its
wide area network connections to national networks, including commercial internet service providers
and research and education networks. This person must be able to design optically based TCP/IP
networks in a multi-vendor environment; quickly identify and solve end-to-end and other network
performance problems; capable of using network monitoring and debugging tools and interpreting the
results of these tools in order to successfully understand network behavior; and improve network
configuration and performance.

01/02/19 Fayetteville, AR Executive Director – AREON

The responsibilities and duties of the Executive Director of the Arkansas Research and Education Optical Network (ARE-ON) broadly include, but are not limited to, the executive oversight and management of the ARE-ON network. These duties include providing vision, strategy, and overall leadership; identifying and leveraging opportunities for collaboration; overseeing and coordinating operations, business, personnel, and contract compliance functions; developing a strategic plan; working with state and federal legislative bodies and agencies to represent ARE-ON’s interests in support of its mission and those of its members. The ARE-ON Executive Director reports to a Board of Directors of member institutions.

07/30/18 Eugene, Oregon IT Security Analyst – Oregon Gigapop

Reporting to the Director of Security Services & Information Assurance, the IT Security Analyst will be part of the Information Security Office team. This is a technical position, responsible for data protection solutions that support the mission of the University and protect the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of information assets owned or entrusted to the University of Oregon. This position also requires superior people and “soft” skills, like empathy, tact, flexibility, and collaboration. The IT Security Analyst will provide guidance and assistance in information security incident handling and response, in cooperation with university partners; assist with identifying, investigating, documenting, mitigating, and remediating incidents that involve university information systems and data.

05/15/18 Newark, New Jersey Associate Vice President for Research and Sponsored Programs – NJEdge

The Associate Vice President for Research and Sponsored Programs (AVP/R&SP) for NJEdge.Net, New Jersey’s Research and Higher Education Network, reports to the Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of the organization. As the chief advocate for research and the primary point of contact and engagement with the research community in New Jersey and beyond, this senior member of the NJEdge team will contribute to strategy development and provide leadership as a collaborative partner in a not-for-profit organization that relies upon technology leadership, creativity and innovation to drive success and bring value to the organizations that subscribe to the consortium and connect to its network and other technology resources.

02/05/18 La Mirada, CA Provisioning Analyst – CENIC

Reporting to the Manager, Infrastructure and Provisioning, the Provisioning Analyst is responsible for the provisioning of leased and owned circuits being modified, upgraded, or added to the CalREN network. The Provisioning Analyst is also responsible for maintaining records of activities and coordinating service order activities with ILEC’s, CLEC’s, IXC’s, CENIC Associates, and internal teams. The Provisioning Analyst works with current and future CENIC Associates and with other CENIC staff to identify viable solutions for network connectivity.

01/01/18 La Mirada, CA Infrastructure and Facilities Engineer – CENIC

Reporting to the Manager, Infrastructure, and Facilities, the Infrastructure and Facilities Engineer will provide support for the design, acquisition, installation, and maintenance of CENIC’s telecommunications fiber and colocation facilities. The Infrastructure and Facilities Engineer will work with current and future CENIC Associates and with CENIC staff to identify viable solutions for network connectivity.

01/01/18 La Mirada, CA Senior Software Engineer – CENIC

Reporting to the Manager of Systems and Tools, CENIC’s Senior Software Engineer designs, builds, and implements robust software solutions to support CENIC’s organizational goals and objectives, including support of the CENIC network. The position provides advanced-level programming expertise for a variety of systems integration, tools development, software support and troubleshooting activities. The Senior Software Engineer actively works on multiple complex tools and software projects simultaneously.

01/01/18 La Mirada, CA Project Manager – CENIC

Reporting to the Director of Operations, the Project Manager plans and sets the direction for multiple concurrent projects of varying size, including both small and large-scale projects. This position is responsible for the quality and delivery of CENIC’s service commitments on schedule and within budget, using internal and external resources and following CENIC standard policies and procedures. The Project Manager must lead all phases of the project, from beginning to end, must manage the activities of all internal and external resources on projects and/or service deliverables.

01/01/18 La Mirada, CA Core Engineer – CENIC

Reporting to the Associate Director of Core Engineering, the Core Engineer designs, and implements innovative network solutions to advance CENIC’s organizational goals and objectives. The position provides advanced support of the network infrastructure owned and/or managed by CENIC. This includes the CalREN DC & HPR layer 2/3 networks, and the underlying layer 1 transport on DWDM optical systems across CENIC’s statewide fiber infrastructure. The Core Engineer actively works on multiple complex technical deployment projects simultaneously.

02/14/17 La Mirada, CA Information Security Analyst / Engineer – CENIC

The successful candidate will aid in the advancement of CENIC’s security engineering team efforts to provide information security services and support to CENIC and its Charter Associate members. The primary responsibilities of this position are to improve CENIC’s security architecture, perform proactive and reactive security analysis, respond to and resolve security incidents and provide technical expertise, especially in the area of network, system and data protection.

02/14/17 La Mirada, CA Network Engineer, Operations – CENIC

The Corporation for Education Network Initiatives in California (CENIC) is seeking a Network Engineer to provide operational support of CENIC’s advanced services network.
Open until filled.

02/14/17 La Mirada, CA Senior Information Security Analyst / Engineer – CENIC

The successful candidate will lead CENIC’s security engineering team, which provides information security services and support to CENIC and its Charter Associate members. The primary responsibilities of this position are to improve CENIC’s security architecture, perform proactive and reactive security analysis, respond to and resolve security incidents and provide technical expertise, especially in the area of network and system protection.
Open until filled.