Senior Network Engineer

Posted Date: September 10, 2019

Job Description

Meow Wolf is seeking a Senior Network Engineer to oversee the provisioning, installation/configuration, maintenance and operations of network hardware, systems, and software across the Meow Wolf environment. The ideal candidate will have experience working with a variety of networking systems including switching, routing, firewalls, wireless, network security and Cisco hardware/systems.  We are looking for a highly organized and passionate IT professional to join our IT team to support the continued growth of our organization and IT systems.

Job Requirements

Network Engineer Requirements:

  • Bachelor degree in Information Technology related field of study with a network engineering focus.
  • Strong understanding of network infrastructure and network hardware.
  • Ability to think through problems and visualize solutions.
  • Ability to implement, administer, and troubleshoot network infrastructure devices and systems, including wireless access points, firewall, IPS/IDS systems, routers, switches, and controllers in a Cisco environment.
  • Knowledge of application transport and network infrastructure protocols.
  • Ability to create accurate network diagrams and documentation for design and planning network communication systems.
  • Provides specific detailed information for hardware and software selection.
  • Ability to quickly learn new or unfamiliar technology and products using documentation and internet resources.
  • Ability to work with all levels of staff within and outside of IT and outside the organization.
  • A self-starter able to work independently but comfortable working in a team environment.
  • Good analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Dependable and flexible when necessary.
  • Network security experience.
  • Knowledge and experience in implementation and administration of LAN and WAN environments.

Preferred Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Current CompTIA A+ and Network+ certifications
  • Cisco certifications preferred

Job Responsibilities

Network Engineer Responsibilities:

  • Maintaining and administering computer networks and related computing environments including systems software, applications software, hardware, and configurations.
  • Performing disaster recovery operations and data backups when required.
  • Protecting data, software, and hardware by coordinating, planning and implementing network security measures.
  • Troubleshooting, diagnosing and resolving hardware, software, and other network and system problems.
  • Provisioning, installing, configuring, and maintaining network hardware and system replacements and upgrades in accordance with IT standards.
  • Maintaining, configuring, and monitoring virus protection software and email applications.
  • Monitoring, troubleshooting, and tuning of network performance for wireless and wired clients.
  • Conferring with network users about solving existing system problems.
  • Operating master consoles to monitor the performance of networks and computer systems.
  • Coordinating computer network access and use.
  • Designing, configuring and testing networking software, computer hardware, and operating system software.

Time Commitment

Full Time


Business Unit


Full-time employees receive the following benefits:

  • Paid time off
  • Health Insurance
  • Free gym membership (Santa Fe only)
  • 2 classes per semester at Santa Fe Community College
  • As a rapidly growing company, our benefits will be expanding and a more comprehensive package is soon to follow.

This is an opportunity to become a part of a dynamic and collaborative culture, a beacon of creativity and community in the global economy. Meow Wolf employees are given the space to be expressive, creative and effective. Unlike a traditional corporate setting, this produces an environment where no job is too low for anyone and no ambition too high.