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Sr. Network Engineer

Medline Industries, Inc.
Mundelein, IL 60060
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Job Description
Here is a great opportunity to join a great company! Medline Industries has enjoyed DOUBLE DIGIT GROWTH for 51 of the past 52 years! We've again been named to the Chicago Tribune's Top Workplaces, and we're again on the list of Becker's Great Places to Work in Healthcare.

The Network Engineer III is a key member on Medlines Network Core Team. This position includes implementing new network hardware/software, maintaining existing products or services and participating in troubleshooting operational issues. The role will collaborate with vendors, operational staff and peer organizations to ensure the stability and integrity of Medlines Network infrastructure. In addition, it is vital that the Network Engineer successfully integrates knowledge of business and functional priorities.

Configure, deploy and maintain networking solutions of Medlines LAN, WAN, WLAN, SDWAN, Cloud and Network Security focused infrastructure.
Develop and recommend strategies for network growth, data center network security and enhancements by maximizing functionality of network equipment such as switches, routers, wireless infrastructure and firewalls.
Participates in regular meetings and conference calls with customers and IS staff to help qualify opportunities and technical solutions for optimizing the network. Drives design solutions through deployment.
Acts as a point of escalation for other IS teams regarding network infrastructure issues.
Acts as Tier II/III line of support for Network Core trouble tickets.
Maintains monitoring of network infrastructure, including alert configuration, new device provisioning and general day to day functioning of the monitoring tool set.
Analyzes performance data and metrics, identifies problem areas and provides actionable insight to problem resolution.
Develops and documents models, plans, diagrams, illustrations, and procedures in support of engineering activities and network related business initiatives.
Experience as a technical leader on enterprise level projects.
Reviews and responds to trouble tickets generated for the team by the corporate help desk; works with end users through resolution as necessary.
Drives issues through closure engaging all appropriate cross-team resources.
Performs complex and routine maintenance tests for designated areas of engineering; identifies, isolates, and escalates issues to appropriate personnel.
Participates in off-hours support rotation of designated network resources.
Collaborate with other Network Engineers for business continuity review and execution.

Job Qualifications
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Engineering or similar, or equivalent relevant work experience.
8 years of experience providing operational support for predominately Cisco networking technologies and infrastructures in a large enterprise environment.
One or more of the following: CCDP, CCNP, CCSP, or CCIE.
Experience implementing SDWAN Viptela Solution a plus.
SDN experience especially with Cisco ACI a plus.
Advanced experience with WAN technologies such as MPLS, Ethernet, T1s, and LTE.
Advanced knowledge of Cisco equipment (Routers, Nexus switches, ASA VPN Appliance, Wireless controllers) required. Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI) knowledge a plus.
Advanced knowledge of routing (BGP, OSPF, HSRP, VRRP and VRF).
Strong knowledge of VOIP, including QoS on LAN and WAN.
Experience with Security, Layer Two & Three Switching, VLANs, VPNs.
Strong interpersonal skills with a desire to collaborate with internal and external business/technical teams.
Knowledge of CheckPoint firewalls a plus.
Knowledge on based network applications such as proxy servers, network monitoring tools (ExtraHop, SolarWinds, Cisco Prime, Netflow Scrutinizer).
Knowledge of Industry best practices when it comes to network design, network monitoring and security.
Avaya Enterprise Experience a plus.
Ability to work out of any of Medlines Chicagoland area facilities on any given day.
Up to 10% overnight travel may be required.

More About Medline:
Medline is the largest privately held manufacturer and distributor of healthcare supplies in the United States, providing more than 550,000 products that serve the entire continuum of care. Our innovative products and programs can be found in most hospitals, extended-care facilities, surgery centers, physician offices, home care dealers, home health agencies and retail outlets.

Founded in 1910, Medline has grown from a small manufacturer of aprons, surgical gowns and uniforms to a thriving $12 billion global enterprise because of our dedicated people, entrepreneurial spirit and honest values.

Again named one of the countrys "Best and Brightest Companies to Work For, and once again named to Chicago Tribunes Top Workplaces, Medline has experienced fifty-plus years of consecutive annual growth, and is headquartered in Northfield, IL.

Posted: 2020-01-08 Expires: 2020-02-06
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