Network Engineer Jobs in Boston, MA

Design and build networks. Network engineers (or network architects) work with a wide range of network sizes and types, including local area networks (LANs), wide area networks (WANs), and intranets. This career requires strong knowledge of a company’s business plans when designing the system’s layout and ensuring the network is situated to best meet the organization’s goals. They are also responsible for establishing what hardware is needed and determining how it will be placed around the logical network, including offsite locations.

Network engineers manage previously established networks as well, though this consumes significantly less of their time than planning new ones.  When flaws in the security system are discovered, they employ patches and other remedial measures to repair these weaknesses. Additionally, they use data regarding current traffic to predict whether any changes will be necessary to maintain functionality.

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MIT - Cambridge, MA (3 miles from Boston, MA)
CLOUD INFRASTRUCTURE ENGINEER, MIT Libraries-Information Technology Services (ITS), to support the Libraries’ vision of building and supporting an open global platform for knowledge creation and...
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2 days ago
RTX - New Town, MA (3 miles from Boston, MA)
X86-based processors) Research and selection of servers, workstations, add-in interface cards, storage devices, and other COTS hardware BIOS and operating system configuration definition System prototyping...
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Boston, MA
Job Information Randstad Systems Analyst - Intranet Portals Strategy #1520 in Boston, Massachusetts Systems Analyst - Intranet Portals Strategy #1520 job details: location:Boston, MA salary:$55 -...
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Massachusetts Institute of Technology Libraries - Cambridge, MA (3 miles from Boston, MA)
the department, and across the organization Participating in the rotation for on-call duties with other team members QUALIFICATIONS: Required: Bachelors degree in a technical field, preferably in computer...
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2 days ago
RTX - Maynard, MA (20 miles from Boston, MA)
Job Summary: Join this high impact team as a Senior Network Engineer (P3) to ensure the smooth operation of classified network infrastructure at our RMD locations....
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Mimecast North America, Inc - Lexington, MA (10 miles from Boston, MA)
Build a Resume Find a job salary Our Mission Blog Employers Jobs Login NetOps Engineer 2 (Automation, Python, E2E, AWS, next gen tech) at Mimecast North America, Inc. in Lexington, Massachusetts...
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RTX - South Hamilton, MA (21 miles from Boston, MA)
X86-based processors) Research and selection of servers, workstations, add-in interface cards, storage devices, and other COTS hardware BIOS and operating system configuration definition System prototyping...
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20 hours ago
Boston Children's Hospital - Boston, MA
In order to qualify you must have: Knowledge of theories, principles, and concepts typically acquired through completion of a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or closely related field and 5 years...
2 days ago
Comptech Associates Inc - Boston, MA
Qualifications: • Bachelor's Degree; in Computer Science/Software Engineering or equivalent field or equivalent work experience • Three to five years of experience supervising network experts in an...
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Boston, MA
Job Information TEKsystems Server Administrator in Boston, Massachusetts Description: MassDOT is looking to add someone to their server team for ITS. This person will be apart of a project where...
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Raytheon Technologies - Andover, MA (20 miles from Boston, MA)
Use troubleshooting techniques to resolve technical problems at a high scope and complexity to include the integration of hardware and operating systems (OS)....
2 days ago
International Gaming Technology Inc. - Boston, MA
IGT is the global leader in gaming. We enable players to experience their favorite games across all channels and regulated segments, from Gaming Machines to Lotteries to Interactive. We have a...
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Kraft Kennedy - Boston, MA
Work alongside the best minds in technology. At Kraft Kennedy you'll find yourself at the forefront of enterprise technology. Working in cross disciplinary teams, we design solutions for our...
21 hours ago
Verisk - Boston, MA
Company Description AIR Worldwide (AIR), a Verisk business, provides risk modeling solutions that make individuals, businesses, and society more resilient to extreme events. In 1987, AIR Worldwide...
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Mastercard - Boston, MA
Our Purpose We work to connect and power an inclusive, digital economy that benefits everyone, everywhere by making transactions safe, simple, smart and accessible. Using secure data and networks,...
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Salary for Network Engineer Jobs in Boston, MA

This is the average annual salary for Network Engineer jobs in Boston, MA as reported by the BLS.

$84,230

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Highest Education Level

Network Engineers in Boston, MA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (42.5%)
  • Master's Degree (20.8%)
  • Associate's Degree (15.9%)
  • Vocational or Certification (12.4%)
  • High School or GED (5.7%)
  • Doctorate Degree (1.4%)
  • Some College (1.1%)
  • Some High School (0.2%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Network Engineers in Boston, MA
  • 4-6 years (30.7%)
  • 1-2 years (23.0%)
  • 6-8 years (15.9%)
  • 2-4 years (13.1%)
  • Less than 1 year (13.1%)
  • 8-10 years (4.0%)
  • 10+ years (0.3%)

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