Associate Network Engineer

Date: Nov 14, 2023

Location: Bethpage, NY, US

Company: PSEG

Requisition: 76002

PSEG Company: PSEG Long Island    

Salary Range: $ 62,700 - $ 100,100 

Incentive: PIP 10%   

Work Location Category: Remote Local  


PSEG operates under a Flexible Work Model where flexible work is offered when job requirements allow. In support of this model, roles have been categorized into one of four work location categories: onsite roles, hybrid roles that are a blend of onsite and remote work, remote local roles that are primarily home-based but require some level of purpose-driven in-person interaction and living within a commutable distance, and remote non-local roles that can be effectively performed remotely with the ability to work in approved states.

PSEG offers a unique experience to our more than 12,000 employees – we provide the resources and opportunities for career development that come with being a Fortune 500 company, as well as the attention, camaraderie and care for one another you might typically associate with a small business. Our focus on combatting climate change through clean energy technology, our new net zero climate vision for 2030 and enhanced commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion; and supporting the communities we serve make this a particularly exciting time to join PSEG.

Job Summary

The position is responsible for driving Implementation and supporting projects and other Network Engineers in their day-to-day operational activities as each person will bring their unique skill sets with them to the organization. The Associate Engineer is a direct report to the Technology Group Product Manager with understanding of business goals, business processes, and technology expertise in these areas. 
The Associate Engineer is responsible for configuring, testing, implementing and supporting software, hardware and systems. Associate Engineers work closely with Sr. Network Engineers and Architects that drive the analysis and physical design of technical solutions. Implementation involves creating new technology based solutions whereas support involves upgrades, maintenance or issue resolution to existing technology solutions.

Job Responsibilities

Provide network implementation and consulting for data and converged communications infrastructure based largely on Cisco equipment. 
While performing this role the candidate will be responsible for:
• Perform network-engineering tasks such as assessing and implementing firewall rules, establishing VPNs with partner companies, routing & switching and implementing access control lists, evaluating and installing software upgrades on network and security equipment.
• Engage Operations and IT Product teams to analyze security risks, propose mitigations and support network improvement projects
• Collaborate (including staff, vendors, and consultants) to identify and resolve complex, client application and hardware problems impacting availability and performance of the systems 
• Knowledge and ability to perform the roles of Network Engineer routing and switching.

After hours, call-out is required in the performance of the duties and responsibilities of this position.

Job Specific Qualifications

•    Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a related technical discipline with one or more years of diverse experience in networking and security experience including experience with Cisco products – Cisco ASA firewalls, routers and switches
•    Understanding and working knowledge of TCP/IP, access-control lists, VPNs, SSL, IPSEC, DNS/IPAM and routing protocols such as OSPF, SDWAN, STP, and 802.x
•    Working experience with Cisco routing and  switching, Wireless, Cisco Any connect VPN environment
•    Excellent problem solving / analytical skills and knowledge of analytical tools
•     Ability to work independently and multi-task effectively
•     Excellent problem solving skills
•     Ability to learn new business and technical concepts
•     Strong judgment analytical and management skills

•    Cisco certifications – Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) Route/Switch, Network +
•    Excellent analytical and problem solving ability 
•    Understanding of general IT standards, policies, best practices, guidelines, processes. 

Minimum Years of Experience

Data Needed




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