Full Job Description
Lawrence Berkeley National Lab’s (LBNL) Information Technology Division has an opening for a Computer Systems Engineer to join the team.
In this exciting role, you will perform mostly hands-on tasks that require a minimal amount of expertise and is taught additional skills according to their abilities. You will be expected to learn from the engineers and progress to escalating levels of technical expertise. You may be delegated tasks from Engineers with more experience. You are expected to make steady progress in your abilities and advance to doing work independently.
What You Will Do:
Manage the inventory of switches, routers, wireless access points, and other devices as well as the supplies needed for their operation.
Maintain the catalog of information about device locations, images, diagrams, and configurations.
Work with network engineers to find, troubleshoot, and fix problems throughout the network.
Discover, test, adapt and adopt new, outside technology products and services.
Retire old equipment and complete the stages of the equipment life cycle.
Configure and deploy new devices and complete the initial stages of the equipment life cycle.
What is Required:
Some experience with information technology.
A desire to learn and understand complex technical subjects.
Ability to work independently, keep tasks organized, and manage time efficiently.
Excellent written and oral communication skills.
Experience with TCP/IP networks.
Experience with switches and routers, especially Cisco, Juniper, and Arista products.
Experience working in a science research environment.
This is a full time, 1 year, term appointment with the possibility of extension or conversion to Career appointment based upon satisfactory job performance, continuing availability of funds and ongoing operational needs.
This position may be subject to a background check. Any convictions will be evaluated to determine if they directly relate to the responsibilities and requirements of the position. Having a conviction history will not automatically disqualify an applicant from being considered for employment.
Berkeley Lab is committed to Inclusion, Diversity, Equity and Accountability (IDEA) and strives to hire individuals from different backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives who share these same values and commitments.
Work will be primarily performed at Lawrence Berkeley National Lab, 1 Cyclotron Road, Berkeley, CA.
Equal Employment Opportunity: Berkeley Lab is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, or protected veteran status. Berkeley Lab is in compliance with the Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision under 41 CFR 60-1.4. Click here to view the poster and supplement: "Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law."