Network/Cloud Engineer in Albany, NY

Network/Cloud Engineer Job Description

Network engineers must be detail-oriented problem solvers with in-depth knowledge of networking hardware and software. A strong background in interfacing, security, internet protocols and server and network infrastructure is necessary. Network engineers use traditional and creative methods to ensure the stability and integrity of in-house voice, data, video and wireless network services. A bachelor’s degree in computer science or electrical engineering and five or more years of experience in areas such as network design and implementation, LAN/WAN interfacing, security, internet protocols and TCP/IP, and server and network infrastructure are typical job requirements. A professional certification, such as the Cisco CCNA, CCNP, or CCIE, also is highly desirable.

Typical network engineer duties:

Planning, designing and developing local area networks (LANs) and wide area networks (WANs) across the organizationParticipating in the installation, monitoring, maintenance, support and optimization of all network hardware, software and communication linksAnalyzing and resolving network hardware and software problems in a timely and accurate fashion and providing end-user trainingMaintaining a secure transfer of data to multiple locations via internal and external networks

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Salary for Network/Cloud Engineer in Albany, NY
102240 - 143520
25th percentile
102240
New to the role, with little or no experience; requires more than casual instruction or supervision to perform day-to-day duties
50th percentile
122640
Has the experience to consistently perform core responsibilities without direct supervision; very comfortable with processes and subject matter associated with the role
75th percentile
143520
Value to the organization goes far beyond the ability to perform normal job duties; has rare qualifications that enable consistent contribution in unique ways; ready for next career level when available
Projected salaries for related positions Position title 25th percentile 50th percentile 75th percentile Network/Cloud Architect 127680 159120 188160 Wireless Network Engineer 111120 135360 156960 Network/Cloud Manager 107040 134160 154320 Network/Cloud Administrator 81840 100080 117360 Telecommunications Manager 88560 110160 127440 Telecommunications Specialist 63360 76560 90960 NOC Technician 55920 68640 82560

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