Festival Foods IT Network Engineer in Onalaska, Wisconsin

Job Summary

Job Title: Information Technology Network Engineer II

The IT Network Engineer II is responsible for analyzing, designing, installing, configuring, maintaining and repairing of network infrastructure and application components. The IT Network Engineer IIperforms a wide variety of

evaluation, maintenance, installation and training tasks to ensure the computer network performance meets

company and user satisfaction. Provides direction, information, and recommendations regarding network configurations, security, and installations. Manage relationships with and serve as a liaison with external technical support and vendors.

Job Description

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Configure and setup Cisco Firewalls, VPN and Security appliances for access to vital business applications.

  • Design, setup and configure complex switching environments.

  • Design, setup and configure complex wireless networking that supports open or secured access and the ability to support voice and video applications.

  • Maintain a thorough understanding of Local Area Networking.

  • Assist in the design of multi-server environments including IP address schemes, DNS, WINS, etc.

  • Configuring and installing network software for upgrading and maintaining network and telecommunication systems.

  • Managing assigned projects and program components to deliver services in accordance with established objectives

  • Manage and maintain monitoring systems (e.g. Solarwinds preferred)

  • Responding to inquiries from staff, administrators, service providers, site personnel and outside vendors and etc. to provide technical assistance and support.

  • Supervising the administration of systems and servers related network to ensure availability of services to authorized users.

  • Troubleshooting malfunctions of network hardware and software applications, telephones and security systems to resolve operational issues and restore services.

  • Maintain a thorough understanding of the basics behind the Internet and its workings (DNS, Security,

  • IP Routing, HTTP, VPN, Email Routing, SPAM, etc.)

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field or combination of experience

  • 5 Years or more experience as a Network Engineer

  • Demonstrated critical thinking and analytical skills

  • Excellent verbal, written, and communication skills

  • Current CCNA or CCDA Certification

  • Security certifications and experience required

PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORK ENVIRONMENT

  • Sitting at a computer 50% of the time

  • Bending, stretching, and occasional lifting of up to 30 lbs. is required

  • Professional presence and proper phone etiquette is required

WORK SCHEDULE

The Information Technology Network Engineer II is a full-time contract position.

Festival Foods serves guests in over 31 full-service, state-of-the-art supermarkets throughout Wisconsin. At Festival Foods, we're not simply selling groceries; we're on a mission! Every business decision we make is based on our "Boomerang Principle"--empowering our associates to make decisions and take actions that will "Bring the Customer Back". We are proud to be a family and employee-owned company.

Requisition ID2018-5578

Category (Portal Searching)Support Office

Location : NameOnalaska Support Office