Network Engineer I - Full Time, Oak Ridge, NJ

As the Network Engineer I at Lakeland Bank you will be responsible for providing initial design, implementation, optimization, administration and technical documentation of all enterprise infrastructure systems with minimal supervision. You will play a critical role in solutions for vastly complex problems that generally require in-depth analysis and creative thinking where innovation and a wide range of autonomy for decision making is required.
The Network Engineer I identifies errors that are often difficult to detect and performs root cause analysis in finding resolution to problems that typically lack precedent. You will provide oversight for the development and implementation of procedures that ensure systems support the Bank's business requirements, meet compliance/security requirements and meet the needs of end users. You will be responsible for the research, recommendation, development, and integration of new technologies to meet the goals and strategic initiatives of the organization. Additonally, you will provide recommendations for IT budgetary consideration and assists with written justification.
Design, implementation, administration and optimization of various enterprise technologies including, but not limited to Active Directory, SQL, SharePoint, Vmware, Citrix, SAN's, routing, switching, Cisco VOIP, VPN, wireless and Exchange.
Validate and install system patches and updates
Configure system alerts and perform routine health checks
Perform trend analysis and predict upgrades required to keep systems performing optimally
Design, implementation and administration of data replication, recovery technologies and system backups.
Design and implementation of disaster recovery plans and disaster recovery quality assurance tests for the server, voice and LAN/WAN infrastructure to ensure business continuity.
Development and implementation of anti-virus, anti-spam, host-based firewalls, Internet content filtering, data loss prevention, patch management and various other security elements.
Development and maintenance of strategies for managing and ensuring all enterprise systems are within vendor defined licensing and support compliance parameters.
Serve as a liaison between internal business units and outside vendors to effectively engineer and implement infrastructure modifications that further support the strategic initiatives of the Bank and resolve issues.
Analyze the needs of departments and recommend priorities for the deployment of new enterprise systems and solutions.
Define system requirements and technical baselines based on organizational needs, costs, and required integration with existing applications, systems or platforms.
Develop, test and implement prototypes where a required solution is either nonexistent or unobtainable.
Responsible for compliance with all Federal regulations including Bank Secrecy Act
Qualified candidate will be or possess:
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field of study
5 years of experience with Citrix, VMWare, LAN/WAN, SAN's and Windows Server infrastructure
Drive and ability to provide outside-the-box solutions
Strong working knowledge of the following programs/applications:
Cisco VOIP
Windows Server 2008,2012
Cisco IOS
Superior analytic and problem-solving skills
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Ability to effectively commuincate with managers and peers. Strong interpersonal skills
Strong time management, organizational and prioritization skills
Perform tasks causing service interruptions during non-business hours
Willingness and ability to participate in the on-call rotation.
Willingness and ability to travel as may be necessary
Employment Eligibility
All Lakeland Bank employees must be bondable. FBI background checks are required to confirm eligibility for bonding.
Note: A guilty plea or criminal conviction will not necessarily preclude employment at Lakeland Bank.
Scheduled Hours
Monday- Friday 8:30-5:30

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