Network Engineer

Information Technology · Chicago, Illinois
Department Information Technology
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced

Exegy has a full-time internal Network Engineer opening in our Network Engineering group. This is a hybrid role with some remote time and some time in our Chicago office. Must be local to Chicago.

 

Key Responsibilities:

 

  • Provide day-to-day support & assistance to Exegy Network Engineering team on network issues across business critical Exegy Production, Corporate and Development networks. 
  • Perform day-to-day network administration and maintain all network and security devices and systems to allow Exegy Network Engineering team to concentrate on design and execution of network management handover for SuperFeed, DMA and Metro products to relevant vendors.
  • Work with vendors providing network support to troubleshoot and resolve issues or roll out changes to hosted production environments.
  • Work with Exegy Network Engineers to plan and implement network changes to support business decisions.

 

Knowledge, Skills & Experience required: 

Essential: 

  • Solid technical background with 5+ years’ experience in a hosted services environment including infrastructure networks, hardware and telecommunications.  
  • Strong experience in installing, configuring and maintaining network services, equipment and devices. 
  • Proven experience with Juniper, Cisco, Arista devices. 
  • Experience with routing protocols including but not limited to BGP / OSPF. 
  • Good understanding of subnetting, VLANs, VLAN tagging, NAT.  
  • Strong experience configuring IPSec VPNs, GRE tunnelling.  
  • Demonstrate good network security practices.  
  • Ability to collaborate with stakeholders across a wide variety of teams in a fast paced environment. 
  • Ability to gather relevant information systematically to troubleshoot and resolve issues.  
  • Capable of working effectively and efficiently in a team environment. 
  • Contribute to technical aspects of project delivery, planning and risk management. 
  • Effective communication, interpersonal and organisational skills. 
  • Degree in Computer Science, Software or Electronic Engineering or other related discipline; or a proven track record of practical experience in a similar environment. 

 

Desirable:

  • Datacentre experience including racking and patching of devices. 
  • Knowledge and experience configuring and maintaining Checkpoint, Cisco ASA firewalls, Fortigate. 
  • Knowledge of multicast, PIM, IGMP.
  • Understanding and experience of PTP. 

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  • Location
    Chicago, Illinois
  • Department
    Information Technology
  • Employment Type
    Full-Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Experienced