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Network Engineer

  • Location: Rancho Cordova, 95670
  • Salary: 63.0
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 5 months ago

Role: Network Engineer

Location:  Onsite with in-area travel in Sacramento, CA metro area.
Type: Contract to hire
Rate: $63+/hourly, DOE

Large Healthcare organization looking for a Hands-on support / operations candidate who will travel, covering 6 hospitals and clinics in the Sacramento, CA area only. 


On-call periodically.  Normally 8-5pm days, but sometimes will need to work off hours with flex time to keep hours at 40-45 hours/week.

System Engineer II – Network Engineer


  • Participate in large scale network upgrade projects at hospitals and clinics throughout the enterprise.
  • Participate in the deployment of new network devices.
  • Ensures that network standards and best practices are followed during the implementation of network uplift projects.
  • Demonstrates creativity and takes initiative in problem solving. Resolves or facilitates resolution of complex problems for assigned program.
  • Has a strong understanding of supported platforms/products and environments.
  • Focuses the majority of time on network break/fix, uplift projects, IOS code deployment, and standard code compliance/deployment.
  • Project assignments are small to large in scope and are moderately complex.
  • Provide exceptional customer service to Dignity Health end users, Business Stakeholders and other members of Dignity Health IT.
  • Lead efforts associated to the upgrade/patching, or implementation of new or existing network solutions.
  • Support efforts between IT Network Operations and other Dignity Health IT teams.
  • Participate in the Dignity Health IT change management process as it applies to the IT Operations team.
  • Utilize standard tools and methodology to develop system and support performance metrics.
  • Demonstrate knowledge and compliance with Dignity Health business processes and routines.



General Qualifications

  • 3-7 years of professional experience in an IT technical or infrastructure field is required.
  • Established understanding of Infrastructure and relative technologies, network connectivity and protocols.


One or more of the following sets of qualifications:


  • 5+ years’ experience with Cisco Route Switch and Wireless infrastructure.
  • CCNA or CCNP Certification Preferred
  • Experience with datacenter and MDF/IDF closet construction design (cabling, racks, power, cooling)
  • Experience or understanding of Cisco Nexus platform preferred
  • 3-5 years’ experience with vendor engagement
  • Experience with Cisco wireless, and moderate understanding of wireless design and coverage preferred
  • Understanding and experience with WAN Protocols and topologies:
    • MPLS
    • QoS
    • BGP
    • Metro Optical Ethernet
    • MultiPoint MOE
  • Healthcare industry experience a plus



Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

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