Network Systems Engineer

Network Systems Engineer


Richmond Community College
1042 West Hamlet Avenue
Hamlet, NC 28345
Phone: 910-410-1700

Job Location

RCC Service Area 


$39279 - $49099, Commensurate with experience


Full Time Benefits

Job Category

  • Technical/Paraprofessional

Application Period

Opens: Wednesday, July 29, 2020
Closes: Sunday, August 30, 2020

Target Start Date

Monday, August 31, 2020

Expected Work Hours

M-F, Full Time

Reports to

Chief Information Officer

Employment Type


Minimum Qualifications

Knowledge of Linux and Windows server management, modern networking concepts, firewall configuration and maintenance, MS Office 365 administration, Security Camera/DVR management, Microsoft System Center management, Document imaging, and management of IP telephony and unified communication systems. Effective written and oral communication skills, ability to work effectively as a member of a team, self motivated, able to work effectively without direct supervision.

Preferred Qualifications

Associate Degree in an Information Technology related field preferred, CCNA (or better) preferred.  MCSA (or better) preferred, Bachelor’s Degree in an Information Technology related field or 3+ years equivalent work experience preferred.

Position Description

General Description of the Position:

The Network Systems Engineer reports directly to the Chief Information Officer.  The purpose of the position is to recommend, design, implement, and support college network infrastructure based on the needs of staff and faculty.

Responsibilities and Duties of the Position:

1.Manage Active Directory, DNS, Group Policy, reflecting organizational needs.

2.Install, maintain, and repair network server, storage, and backup hardware.

3.Manage Microsoft Office 365 environment.

4.Manage the college's AWS and Microsoft Hyper-V environments.

5.Perform backup and restore procedures to ensure data integrity.

6.LAN/WAN design, management, and configuration.

7.Install and maintain networking infrastructure. (Cabling, wireless, routers, switches, etc.)

8.Provide training to end users for new and existing college services.

9.Install, administer, and support network server applications. (Reporting, phone, document imaging, etc.)

10.Install and support Instructional Technology. (SMART Boards, Audio/Video equipment, projectors, etc.)

11.Perform research on and evaluate solutions for college needs.

12.Serve as backup for Network Systems Security Analyst.

13. Other duties as assigned.

How to Apply

Application Process: To apply for a vacant position, complete the Richmond Community College application and submit it with photocopies or unofficial copies of your College transcripts. For positions where a high school diploma or equivalent is the highest required degree, then proof of high school/equivalency is required. Application and review process can be found on the RCC website. No action will be taken on submission of a resume or letter of interest only. Incomplete files will not be considered.

Methods to submit an application:

  • Online submission at
  • In person: 1042 W. Hamlet Avenue, Hamlet, NC, DeWitt Building, 2nd floor.

Incomplete packets will not be considered. Successful applicant must pass a complete background check.

Job Post Contact

Human Resources Director

Richmond Community College

P O Box 1189

Hamlet NC 28379

P (910) 410-1804

F (910) 582-7028