COMMUNICATIONS NETWORK ANALYST I/II
ABOUT THE POSITION
The Clark County Information Technology department is seeking aCommunications Network Analyst. This position evaluates, designs, develops and maintains existing and proposed voice and/or data communications systems, including data, telephone, cellular, radio, video, internet and network services, software, circuits, and equipment. Coordinates projects with other communications staff.
Communications Network Analyst I: $26.36 - $40.89 Hourly
Communications Network Analyst II: $28.47 - $44.17 Hourly
This examination will establish an Open Competitive and Promotional list to fill current and/or future vacancies that may occur within the next six (6) months at either level or may be extended as needed by the Office of Human Resources. The Communications Network Analyst Iis a training underfill position, upon successful completion of the probationary period (520 hours worked to 2,080 hours worked) and the training program, which is up to two (2) years, the successful candidate will be non-competitively promoted to Communications Network AnalystII.
Education and Experience:
Communications Network Analyst I - Equivalent to a Bachelor's Degree in Telecommunications, Computer Science, Information Systems, Electrical Engineering or a closely related field, AND one (1) year of full-time experience in installation and management of multiple protocol networks; additional experience in voice and/or data communications networking may be substituted on a year-for-year basis.
Communications Network Analyst II - In addition to the above: Minimum of One (1) year of full-time professional level experience in complex voice and/or data communication network design, installation and maintenance in a large-scale computer system environment.
Qualifying education and experience must be clearly documented in the "Education" and "Work Experience" sections of the application. Do not substitute a resume for your application or write "see attached resume" on your application.
Working Conditions: May be required to work extended shifts or be called back in emergency situations. Background Investigation: Employment is contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation. Periodically after employment background investigations may be conducted.
Pre-Employment Drug Testing: Employment is contingent upon the results of a pre-employment drug examination.
EXAMPLES OF DUTIES
Plans, defines, designs, develops, coordinates, and implements voice and/or data communication systems. Develops communication network plans and strategies including standards, current and future network topology, and capacity planning. Conducts customer needs assessments; analyzes costs; develops project plans for communications projects; orders necessary voice and/or data communications equipment; installs and/or coordinates equipment installation, moves and reconfigurations; configures and tests procedures and equipment. Identifies and resolves complex voice and/or data communications network problems; arranges for vendor support if necessary. Researches and evaluates voice and/or data software and hardware, services and other communications equipment; applies hardware and software release upgrades; recommends improved and most efficient hardware, software and procedures. Maintains statistics to project system growth rates and capacity requirements. Defines and maintains procedures for network software. Meets with vendors to hold product demonstrations and to resolve communication network issues. Presents communication network strategies; provides consultation to customers on technical issues; serves on committees, project teams and task forces, as assigned. Creates and maintains logical, physical and protocol maps, and backups of all equipment configurations parameters, and network documentation standards and procedures. Coordinates voice network services, technical and maintenance support with outside service providers. Provides training to technical support staff in various voice and/or data communication network functions. Assists in short and long term planning including the development of strategic plans to leverage emerging technology to support future County and/or Agency needs. Maintains records and prepares periodic and special reports of work performed. Maintains current knowledge of technology and voice and data communications systems. Contributes to the efficiency and effectiveness of the unit's service to its customers by offering suggestions and directing or participating as an active member of a work team. Uses standard office equipment in the course of the work; may drive a motor vehicle or arrange for appropriate transportation in order to visit multiple work sites and respond to emergencies.
Mobility to travel to various work locations and work in a typical office setting and use standard office equipment, stamina to remain seated and maintain concentration for an extended period of time, vision to read printed materials and a computer screen, and hearing and speech to communicate in person or over the telephone. Ability to lift and carry up to 50 pounds. Accommodation may be made for some of these physical demands for otherwise qualified individuals who require and request such accommodation.
Closing Date/Time: 8/11/2020 5:01 PM Pacific