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Network Engineer
Ref No.: 17-02776
Location: Westmont, Illinois
Network Engineer
Westmont, IL
1 Year Contract

Job Description
  • Installs, removes, and replaces network equipment as well as its components according to manufacturer instruction and requirement
  • Installs, removes, and replaces patch cables (fiber, Ethernet, etc.) professionally, measuring signal level, cleaning connector if needed per specified procedures
  • Assists troubleshooting hardware and cabling problem, often required to work with other groups or entities interactively
  • Coordinates, instructs, and oversees third-party access and work at POPs
  • Coordinates with third-part warehousing and sparing; prepares and tracks shipments, including shipments for install, de-install, replace, RMA in regular and urgent situations
  • Cleans and organizes POPs and storage's routinely
  • Documents installs and changes, updates to web portal, updates hardware and cross-connect database
  • Requires frequent night maintenance work and travel
  • Performs other duties as assigned
Education/Experience
  • 1-3 years' experiences
  • BS degree preferred – Associate level required
  • Good written and oral communication skills
  • Good computer skills required (Word, Excel, Visio, Telnet/SSH etc.)
  • Experiences and knowledge of network cabling (Ethernet, fiber, etc.)
  • Basic knowledge of network equipment (such as Cisco, Juniper)
  • Out of State travel – 10-20% of job is travel and may require night work
  • If not traveling night work may be needed once every few weeks
  • Some hands on experience would be preferred but manager is willing to training.