Network Engineer Jobs in Plainsboro, NJ

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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General Dynamics - Farmingdale, NJ (23 miles from Plainsboro, NJ)
Responsibilities for this Position Location: Any Location / Remote Full Part/Time: Full time Job Req: RQ93695 Type of Requisition: Regular Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: None Clearance...
13 hours ago
Verizon - Bedminster, NJ (22 miles from Plainsboro, NJ)
The Engineer is responsible for the advanced configuration and operating system upgrades of carrier-class Cisco, Juniper and Nokia equipment that tie together a complex, multivendor nationwide data...
7 hours ago
Techno-Comp, Inc. - Basking Ridge, NJ (23 miles from Plainsboro, NJ)
Operating Systems: Linux, UNIX, Solaris, Windows, Databases – Hadoop, Oracle, MySQL, etc. 5 years’ experience with Layer 2 – Layer 7 packet data concepts: TCP/IP and UDP, routing, basic LAN/WAN network...
13 hours ago
General Dynamics - Farmingdale, NJ (23 miles from Plainsboro, NJ)
(Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related area is preferred) Expert level in Firewall Technologies (deployment, maintenance, trouble shooting/problem resolution) Desired network certifications...
Remote Work
3 days ago
General Dynamics - Farmingdale, NJ (23 miles from Plainsboro, NJ)
Engineer will be doing: Analyzes customer requirements and provides technical solutions to a wide range of difficult problems....
Remote Work
3 days ago
ApTask - Westampton, NJ (24 miles from Plainsboro, NJ)
Working with IT peer organizations and service provider to develop documented Conceptual Designs Pull often abstract and vague requirements into a documented network technical specification as...
3 days ago
J. Patrick & Associates - Marlboro, NJ (17 miles from Plainsboro, NJ)
Engineer and Network Operations Center (NOC) and will eventually require regular office or NOC presence in one of the firms locations (Metro NY/NJ, Salt Lake City, Northern VA/MD (DMV), Denver) Full-time...
3 days ago
By Light Professional IT Services - Trenton, NJ (11 miles from Plainsboro, NJ)
. * Apply current operating system patches and security patches electronically or manually to meet Cybersecurity compliance. * Provide hardware and software support (i.e....
3 days ago
Princeton, NJ (4 miles from Plainsboro, NJ)
Demonstrate knowledge of platform operating systems (router platforms, LAN, WAN, and router protocols) MPLS, OSPF, and BGP, and how they interact with the network Demonstrated operational success with...
3 days ago
Princeton, NJ (4 miles from Plainsboro, NJ)
Science or equivalent experience VMware and Cisco UCS certifications highly desired...
3 days ago
Chubb Ina Holdings Inc - Readington, NJ (17 miles from Plainsboro, NJ)
Network Engineer - Load Balancing Chubb INA Holdings Inc....
3 days ago
TIAA - Iselin, NJ (21 miles from Plainsboro, NJ)
Senior Cybersecurity Network Engineer The Senior Cybersecurity Network Engineer designs, implements, and maintains network, server, and application security solutions, tools, and technologies leveraged...
4 days ago
Canyon Associates - Whitehouse, NJ (21 miles from Plainsboro, NJ)
Microsoft, VMware, Cisco, Citrix, Security, Cloud Significant experience designing and implementing Windows Server Operating Systems, routed/switched Networks, Virtualization technologies, SAN storage...
5 days ago
Info Junction LLC - Princeton, NJ (4 miles from Plainsboro, NJ)
Title: Network Engineer Location: Princeton, NJ Duration: Full time Responsibilities: Minimum CCNP with enterprise level experience min 5 years....
5 days ago
Centraprise Corp - Edison, NJ (16 miles from Plainsboro, NJ)
Job Information CENTRAPRISE CORP Network Engineer/ADMINISTRATOR in Edison, New Jersey Responsible for 24/7 network and disaster recovery operation which includes new builds, maintenance and configuration...
5 days ago

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Salary for Network Engineer Jobs in Plainsboro, NJ

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

$86,100

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Network Engineer positions.

Highest Education Level

Network Engineers in Plainsboro, NJ offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (42.6%)
  • 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 Plainsboro, NJ
  • 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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