Network Engineer in Westchester, IL

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

KAR Auction Services   •  

Westchester, IL 60154

Industry: Manufacturing & Automotive


5 - 7 years

Posted 16 days ago

The Network Engineer must develop an understanding of IAA's core and branch architecture along with all deployed network technologies in this space. Person in this role will be responsible to keep up with the current state of deployed technologies and must work with more senior members of the team to implement process and technological improvements. This position will be the escalation point for internal teams.

Responsibilities include (but are not limited to the following:

  • Experienced in working with Carriers, Vendors and Technology partners
  • Efficiency in using network analyzing/management tools, network sniffers and monitoring platforms (Solar Winds, Netscout G2, Ekahau).
  • Ability to Troubleshoot and Resolve network problems.
  • Working knowledge of Juniper routers and switches.
  • Working knowledge of firewall technologies (Palo Alto, Fortinet), Load balancers (F5) and VPN.
  • Working knowledge of VOIP, QOS and WAN Optimization.
  • Ability to create logical and network drawings, to create procedural response guides.
  • Ability to prepare and maintain project plans and related technical documentation is required.
  • Able to follow direction and work under guidance of more experienced team members
  • This person will be required to be a part of an on-call rotation and may be required for after hour change windows.

Job Requirements:

  • 5 - 7 years' experience with large structured corporate LAN / WAN environments.
  • 5 - 7 years' experience with Cisco Routers, routing protocols (BGP, OSPF) , Switching and Wireless
  • Experienced in working with Carriers, Vendors and Technology partners

Preferred Qualifications and Skills:

  • Candidate must have a 4-year degree (or equivalent experience) and a minimum of seven years prior experience in Networking.
  • Experience with Cisco wireless infrastructure will be viewed extremely favorably. Preferred candidates will have experience with: Cisco Nexus switches, Cisco wireless, F5 load balancers, Fortinet and Palo Alto firewalls.
  • Certifications preferred CCNP or Higher.

Valid Through: 2019-10-30