Network Engineer Level 2

South Royalton, Vermont /
GWI – Information Technology /
/ On-site
Network Engineer 2
GWI Vermont
South Royalton, VT
GWI-VT is seeking a Network Engineer in the South Royalton, VT office, to be responsible for managing, maintaining, expanding, and improving GWI’s network infrastructure and service offerings. 

Requirements of the Network Engineer:

    • 3-5 years administering, configuring, and troubleshooting layer-2 and 3 networks.
    • Understanding of layers 1-3 of the OSI model, such as function, protocols, troubleshooting and application.
    • Technical understanding of Ethernet switching, including configuration and troubleshooting.
    • Hardware knowledge/experience: Cisco, Calix
    • Solid foundation in understanding IP.
    • Ability to mentor co-workers in engineering methods and take an active role in identifying potential future projects to improve the reliability or efficiency of network.
    • Ability to perform field work 1-2 days per week.  

Benefits of the Job:

    • Annual pay in the range of $57-72K
    • Medical, Dental, Vision options 
    • PTO, paid holidays  
    • 401K 

Responsibilities of the Network Engineer:

    • Provision new or existing services within various parts of the network.
    • Procure, inventory, and configure various types of equipment.
    • Respond to, and work towards resolution of all escalations.
    • Isolate troubles and replace, reprogram, and/or retrofit equipment.
    • Maintain tight control of facilities, port capacity, rack and cabling systems, power systems.
    • Maintain monitoring systems, nodes, and maps.
    • Perform routine maintenance of equipment.
GWI is a company that builds the 21st century infrastructure which communities depend on to conduct their lives and grow their economy. A Certified B Corporation, GWI’s networks are infused with their DNA of network reliability, neutrality, privacy, and security. These networks are vital for everyone; digital inclusion is a fundamental goal. Every day, GWI measures their performance not just on profit but on the positive impact their network has on the communities they passionately serve. 


Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, familial status, domestic violence status, or any other status protected by law.