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Sr Systems Network Engineer in New York, NY at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 2/4/2019

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Job Description

Senior Systems Engineer with extensive Networking experience, to be part of the Rail Integration team responsible for supporting Communications Network Systems for the Transit industry. The Sr. Systems Engineer will review, interpret, and design networking infrastructure for the railroad authority. Our team consists of integration engineers, technicians, communication engineers and system administrators and the Sr. Systems Engineer will work with these teammates to complete the variety of tasks on projects.

This position has a great benefit package that includes Medical, Dental and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance for those who qualify.

Responsibilities of the Sr Systems Network Engineer:

  • Will represent the company in customer and project meetings regarding the Network infrastructure
  • Will review and comment on network drawings provided by the customer
  • Will create network drawings to depict new networking design and connections
  • Develop configurations for firewalls, routers, and network switches
  • Will work with the Cyber security to ensure the different levels of network security has been met
  • Will manage the Interface Design Document of the multiple systems both proprietary and commercial for the project
  • Take all possible actions to avoid or minimize problem areas. Anticipate problems and if necessary, proactively revise project plans
  • Work with the team to diagnose and solve issues with the system
  • Document system configurations, set-up, and instructions
  • Develop and follow system requirements so that the system meets all customer expectations

Requirements of the Sr Systems Network Engineer:

  • Bachelor's degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM) discipline
  • Experience with Data Warehouse
  • Experience with operation control center, automatic train supervision wayside equipment, signaling, train control, rail systems and/or SCADA systems
  • Background in messaging systems, particularly in mobile communications and control systems
  • Experience in Positive Train Control systems, Automatic Train Controls or predecessor systems
  • Experience in railroad and/ or Mass transit operational environment

Job ID: 315639

Key Words: Cyber security, Interface Design Document, Positive Train Control systems, Automatic Train Controls

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging nearly 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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