CBS Corporation Sr. Network Engineer in New York, New York

Sr. Network Engineer

REF#: 27077


JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff




CBS RADIO is one of the largest major-market broadcast media operators in the United States and the undisputed leader in news and sports radio. Producing original audio and video content, live events and exclusive programming broadcast via on-air, online and mobile platforms, CBS RADIO reaches more than 72 million consumers nationwide each week. As a part of CBS Corporation, the division owns and operates 117 radio stations in 26 markets - including the top 10 as ranked by Nielsen Audio - as well as an extensive array of digital assets. CBS RADIO distributes its programming via AM, FM and HD Radio stations, and CBS Local Digital Media apps, making engaging with audiences easier than ever before. For more information, please visit


CBS Radio is seeking a Sr. Network Engineer to join its IT team based in New York City. We’re looking for a highly technical and experienced network engineer to architect, design, implement, maintain and support a new enterprise network infrastructure supporting 117 radio stations in 26 markets. You will be part of a brand new team responsible for implementing a scalable, maintainable, and highly available network architecture that meets/exceeds business expectations.


  • Design, build & operate a next generation network

  • Provide architectural and engineering leadership strategies to ensure scalability, availability, and functionality

  • Configure and install various network devices and services (e.g., routers, switches, firewalls, load balancers, VPN, QoS)

  • Perform network maintenance and system upgrades including service packs, patches, hot fixes and security configurations

  • Monitor network performance, utilization, trending, and capacity planning

  • Provide support and troubleshooting to resolve issues

  • Work within established governance, controls & change management

  • Select and implement security tools, policies, and procedures in conjunction with the company’s security team

  • Liaise with vendors and other IT personnel for problem resolution

  • Evaluate and recommend new software platforms and services


  • 10+ years of hands-on network engineering experience

  • CCNP or higher (CCIE and/or CISSP highly valued)

  • In depth understanding of enterprise network infrastructure and design including: routing/switching, data center, wireless, security, collaboration, application delivery controllers, virtualization, disaster recovery/high availability, content delivery networks (CDN), acceleration technologies, cloud provider/services, software defined networking (SDN)

  • Deep understanding of networking protocols (e.g., IPSEC, HSRP, BGP, OSPF, 802.11, QoS)

  • Solid understanding of the OSI or TCP/IP model, F5, Palo Alto experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical training, or work experience

  • Basic knowledge in generating process documentation

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills including technical writing



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