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Senior Network Analyst

Date:  Feb 15, 2021

Keystone, CO, US

Company:  Vail Resorts
Shift Type:  Year Round

Reach Your Peak at Vail Resorts.  As a community of adventurers and discoverers, Vail Resorts delivers an experience of a lifetime to our guests and our employees. Our team is made whole by the brave, passionate individuals who ambitiously push boundaries and challenge the status quo. Whether you’re looking for seasonal work or the career of a lifetime, join us today to reach your peak. 


Job Responsibilities:

  • The Sr. Network Analyst is responsible for day-to-day operations of Enterprise data communications including Cisco switches, Aruba Mobility Controller, EpicMix RFID systems, DSL modems, Aruba ClearPass, Telecom, Cloud Genix, firewall & other duties or equipment as necessitated by company growth or change
  • Physical fiber and copper cable patching and troubleshooting; perform copper cable terminations as required
  • Manage and troubleshoot telecom system(s) including: Gateways, Server, Media Gateways, and voicemail connectivity
  • Create and maintain documentation detailing network projects, design, & configuration
  • Translate team goals into actionable plans and execute those plans successfully
  • Manage projects with internal stakeholders and 3rd-party vendors to add, fix, or replace existing network infrastructure both on-mountain and in resort base area(s)
  • Provide Tier-2&3 networking support for IT tickets sent from IT Support Center.
  • Support local PC technicians and Network analysts by providing network knowledge to assist in accomplishing tasks, as required
  • Fulfill departmental requirements of providing support coverage; especially during the company’s peak months (October-April)
  • Willingness to bring new ideas to team(s) for constant evaluation, improvement, and/or implementation of Vail Resorts IT systems while adhering to IT standards
  • Manage telco circuits including new installations, monitoring, renewing contracts, and canceling unused circuits
  • Basic firewall troubleshooting. Logs, DHCP Helpers, interface configuration, etc.
  • Assist in creation and enforcement of network standards for the company including PCI compliance, device configuration, and infrastructure layout
  • Cloud Genix basic configuration and troubleshooting
  • Manage local resort infrastructure budget including balancing and creating requisitions
  • Train and develop network analysts; both professionally and technically
  • Outdoor work required in range of temps and ability to lift 40 lbs.
  • Assume a leadership role practicing effective communication, & provide assistance where required to the local resort teams and broader senior network analyst team
  • Approach company standards and/or problems from the standpoint of a local resort and the entire enterprise
  • Be a Vail Influencer by living and promoting the company’s Core Values: Serve Others, Do Right, Be Inclusive, Drive Value, Do Good, Be Safe, & Have Fun.




  • Knowledge of network models and applied troubleshooting
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, as well as organizational, time management, & presentation skills
  • Demonstrated project management experience
  • CCNA certification with 5+ years of networking experience
  • Proficient knowledge of Solarwinds Network Management
  • Proficient knowledge of telecom phone systems
  • Proficient knowledge of Aruba Products
  • Earn qualification to ski or snowboard on-mountain to complete job duties (if required by resort & free lessons are available for employees).
  • Network security knowledge required – securing network infrastructure
  • Checkpoint Firewall experience
  • Complete Vail Resorts Leadership Essentials


  • Network automation experience with Python
  • CCNP certification
  • ACMP certification
  • ACCP certification


The budgeted range starts at $80,000 - $97,700 + annual bonus.  Actual pay will be adjusted based on experience.


The perks include a free ski pass, and a set of benefits including... 

  • Medical, Dental, Vision insurance, and a 401(k) retirement plan  
  • Hourly employees are generally eligible for accrued Paid Time Off (PTO), Extra Time Off (ETO) and Sick Time.  Salaried employees are generally eligible for Flexible Time Off (FTO) 
  • Paid Parental Leave for eligible mothers and fathers  
  • Healthcare & Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts  
  • Life, AD&D, and disability insurance 


We offer a variety of career opportunities at our world-class resorts and corporate headquarters near Boulder, Colorado in fields like Finance & Accounting, Human Resources, Information Technology, Legal, Public Affairs & Sustainability, Marketing, Sales & Communications and more. Our corporate team shares both a passion for the outdoors and a drive to re-imagine the mountain resort experience around the world. Learn more at www.vailresortscareers.com

Vail Resorts is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other status protected by applicable law.

Requisition ID 287087

Nearest Major Market: Denver