CBS Corporation Network Engineer in New York, New York

Network Engineer

REF#: 26231


JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff




CBS Corporation (NYSE: CBS.A and CBS) is a mass media company that creates and distributes industry-leading content across a variety of platforms to audiences around the world. The Company has businesses with origins that date back to the dawn of the broadcasting age as well as new ventures that operate on the leading edge of media. CBS owns the most-watched television network in the U.S. and one of the world’s largest libraries of entertainment content, making its brand - "the Eye" - one of the most recognized in business. The Company’s operations span virtually every field of media and entertainment, including cable, publishing, radio, local TV, film, outdoor advertising, and interactive and socially responsible media. CBS’s businesses include CBS Television Network, The CW (a joint venture between CBS Corporation and Warner Bros. Entertainment), Showtime Networks, CBS Sports Network, TVGN (a joint venture between CBS Corporation and Lionsgate), Smithsonian Networks, Simon & Schuster, CBS Television Stations, CBS Radio, CBS Outdoor, CBS Television Studios, CBS Global Distribution Group (CBS Studios International and CBS Television Distribution), CBS Interactive, CBS Consumer Products, CBS Home Entertainment, CBS Films and CBS EcoMedia.


The Network Engineer position will be accountable for all technical decisions made in an effort to bring a solution to a trouble ticket or outage.


  • Monitor and respond to any/all network incidents, tickets or service requests.

  • Monitor network through use of logs and various network management systems.

  • Provide first and second level support for the Network Operations team.

  • Create and maintain detailed network documentation.

  • Comply with all established processes and procedures.

  • Must have ability to lift up to 50 lbs.

  • Interface frequently with cross discipline support teams.

  • Life cycle management of routers, switches, code, and other network related equipment in the production network.

  • Work with Engineering team to resolve any issues.

  • Run data captures/decodes when necessary.

  • Structured Cabling, patching and testing utilizing Fluke equipment.

  • On-Call participation in 24/7 support with availability in the event of any escalations.


  • Undergraduate Degree, required.

  • 6-8 years total IT experience.

  • 3-5 years as a network technician in a large network environment.

  • Must have heavy network "hands on" technical experience (LAN/WAN).

  • Strong background in OSPF and BGP,

  • Experience with Nortel/Avaya Networks Ethernet Routing Switches, 8000 series chassis, 5500 and 5600 series stackables,

  • Experience with Cisco ASR’s, Catalyst 6500 series switches, 2800 series, 3800 series, 2900 series, and 3900 series routers,

  • Experience with Cisco Unified Wireless deployments,

  • Experience with Site-to-Site VPN’s utilizing Cisco ASA’s and other Cisco routing platforms,

  • Experience with Foundry/Brocade Server Irons, ADX series load balancers, Citrix Netscalers,T1, T3, ATM, Frame-Relay, MPLS.

  • Knowledge of structured cable system design and implementations,

  • Knowledge of fiber systems utilizing CWDM and DWDM

  • Excellent communication skills (verbal & written).

  • Strong interpersonal skills.




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