Designs, implements, and maintains local and wide area networks that typically link to numerous computer platforms and network topologies across a widely dispersed geographical area. Acts as a consultant to business units on networking requirements. Interfaces with business users to obtain requirements. Qualifies solutions for the network environment. Manages the most complex technology implementations. research and apply new technologies to reduce costs and improve productivity and network reliability for network data transmission products and services. Develops new designs and documentation to improve current network operating procedures.