Senior Network Engineer

Addison, Illinois, United States
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We have some of the most experienced, creative, and smart IT people on the planet, and we’re looking to add to our team. We’re seeking a mid-level Systems Engineer who is passionate about helping clients with their technical and functional information technology needs. The ideal candidate has a passion for recognizing potential problems and taking appropriate preventative action, strong end-user interaction and communication skills, and the ability to support a wide variety of users through phone, email, and personal interactions. 

We’ve been on an upward growth trajectory and have numerous awards that recognize our success. Want to be part of our future?  The position of Systems Engineer – Advanced Solutions Group is a technical position that supports our clients either remotely from our local office locations or onsite at the client’s location. 

This role must be able to support complex IP networks and switching environments, as well as intricate system projects from design inception to delivery. The ideal candidate will have knowledge of the following technologies: 

Primary Accountabilities 

  • Installing, configuring and validating networking, wireless and security solutions
  • Assist Solution Architects with Scope of Work creation 
  • Developing and maintaining processes and procedures to help streamline the functions for our Internal teams and clients 
  • Developing reports to show the value we bring to our clients in the form of work done, health of equipment, etc. 
  • Performing onsite and remote assessments to gather all information required to determine client needs for solutions 
  • Identifying process improvements to help streamline and automate common tasks. 
  • Attending events and training in order to achieve certifications and stay current with technology and industry knowledge 

Qualifications

Required 

  • 5+ years of similar experience required 
  • Experience with Aruba Clearpass, Mobility Solutions and Switching required
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Management of Information Systems, or a related degree, or equivalent education and work experience required 
  • Switching and Routing: Cisco, HPE/Aruba certification required 
  • Networking certification is required; CCNA or other ACMP/ACMA certification required, Nexus a plus 
  • IPsec VPN, SSL VPN, Spam filtering, content filtering experience is required 
  • Experience with Active Directory, Radius, DHCP/DNS, TCP/IP, and VPN is required. 
  • MS office applications and MS Visio are required 
  • Must have experience with the following solutions; Aruba ClearPass, Aruba Airwave, Cisco ISE, Extreme Networks Switching and Wireless, Juniper Networking, Cisco ASA with Firepower, Sophos Firewall and End Point Protection, SonicWall Firewall, Fortinet Solutions, Wireless Aruba, Cisco/Meraki, Extreme/Aerohive, and Ekahau 

 

Additional Information

Key Contacts

  • Advanced Solutions Group Team
  • Client Executives
  • ITsavvy Clients
  • ITsavvy Project Management personnel 

ADA Specifications

The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Physical Demands: While performing duties of the job, the employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms; talk and hear. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.
  • Work environment: The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.