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Sanford Health Senior Network Engineer - Sioux Falls or Fargo IT in Fargo, North Dakota

Sanford Health is one of the largest and fastest-growing not-for-profit health systems in the United States. We're proud to offer many development and advancement opportunities to our nearly 50,000 members of the Sanford Family who are dedicated to the work of health and healing across our broad footprint.

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Facility: 45th St Business Center - IT
Location: Fargo, ND
Address: 200 45th St S, Fargo, ND 58103, USA
Shift: Day
Job Schedule: Full time
Weekly Hours: 40.00

Department Details

On-call Rotation / Pay

Hours - typically 8-5, additional hours may be required

Job Summary

Applies advanced knowledge and experience to research, recommend, design and architect complex multi-vendor data network solutions for the organization. The Senior Network Engineer performs advanced configuration and implementation of core network infrastructure systems that affect the entire organization. Develops and implements advanced network monitoring, management and troubleshooting systems and tools. Performs rapid troubleshooting and resolution of system wide issues. Leverages advanced skills to assist and mentor other team members and in support of departmental goals. Must have good communication skills both written and verbal. Experience interfacing with Executive Leadership desired. Network certifications a plus.

Provide advice on project costs, design concepts, or design changes.

Document design specifications, installation instructions, and other system-related information.

Evaluate current or emerging technologies to consider factors such as cost, portability, compatibility, or usability.

Provide technical guidance or support for the development or troubleshooting of systems.

Identify system data, hardware, or software components required to meet user needs.

Perform ongoing hardware and software maintenance operations, including installing or upgrading hardware or


Communicate project information through presentations, technical reports, or white papers.

Direct the installation of network or application software, or computer or network hardware.

Identifies the critical goals and tasks required to meet daily objectives.


Bachelor’s Degree required. Area of focus in technology related field preferred.

  • Five years experience or advanced certifications in networking technologies

  • Advanced knowledge of network routing hardware, switching hardware, configuration, management and best practices. Specifically BGP, OSPF, MPLS, VPN, SDWAN, Nexus, ACI architecture, FabricPath, QoS design, centralized wireless controllers, and ISE.

  • Network based Voice experience a plus.

  • Experience influencing and mentoring peers

  • Experience in managing technically advanced projects with executive interactions

When applicable, may need a valid driver's license. If valid driver's license is required, must maintain a good driving record.


Sanford Health offers an attractive benefits package for qualifying full-time and part-time employees. Depending on eligibility, a variety of benefits include health insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, life insurance, a 401(k) retirement plan, work/life balance benefits, sick leave and paid time off. To review your benefit eligibility, visit .

Sanford is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request an accommodation for help with your online application, please call 1-877-673-0854 or send an email to .

Sanford Health has a Drug Free Workplace Policy. An accepted offer will require a drug screen and pre-employment background screening as a condition of employment.

Job Function: Information Technology
Req Number: R-52496
Featured: No