Network Engineer (Hybrid, Cambridge MA)

Network Engineer (Hybrid, Cambridge MA)


Cambridge, Massachusetts

Employment Type



Information Technology

Job ID




Executive Alliance is pleased to represent our client, a global, privately owned software company located in Cambridge, MA, the tech hub of the East Coast. Their advanced database, integration, and analytics technologies provide a uniform platform for breakthrough applications. As the leading provider of database technology to the healthcare industry, more than two-thirds of the U.S. population is served by their healthcare technology.


They are looking for a highly-technical and multi-talented, mid to senior-level Network Engineer for the implementation and on-going management of our datacenter. This position requires an individual with a flexible and dynamic approach to problem-solving and the ability to coordinate multiple tasks and priorities. In this fast-paced environment, a highly motivated and independent achiever is a must.


The role is HYBRID with candidate required to spend 3 days in the Cambridge office and 2 days remotely.

Job Description:



  • Work with team members and management to scope, develop and implement strategic technical solutions for the datacenter to meet business needs
  • Interact with network hardware manufacturers and resellers to keep informed of new product offerings and enhancements, trouble reporting and maintenance support
  • Installing, administering, and maintaining network infrastructure including all routers, switches, firewalls, and other associated networking hardware
  • Create and maintain network documentation
  • Maintain a broad knowledge of current and emerging state-of-the-art computer/network systems, technologies, architectures, and products
  • After hours and weekend support responsibilities as needed  
  • Is goal-oriented and enthusiastic; is energized by challenges; has a strong work ethic and a positive, “can-do” attitude when faced with obstacles


Job Requirements:




  • 5+ Years advanced, hands-on Cisco network configuration and support
  • Strong Network and routing design and implementation experience
  • Experience or familiarity with programming languages
  • Experience with Unix/Linux or Windows environments
  • Cisco ASA firewall experience
  • Cisco ACE load balancing module
  • Independent worker
  • Hands-on contributor
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills
  • Ability to travel
  • Enthusiasm for solving interesting problems
  • Ability to respond promptly to technical support issues, occasionally during nights and weekends


  • Cisco UCS experience
  • Nexus switch configuration experience
  • Nagios or similar monitoring tools
  • Experience in operating under strict SLA’s to meet uptime requirements
  • Advanced Linux/Unix skills
  • Experience with virtualization
  • Scripting skills

Education & Training

  • BA/BS in Computer Science, or related field or equivalent work experience





Contact Details:


Ralph Marra

Senior Recruiter