Lead Network Engineer

Overview

Local Remote - Must live within 2.5 hours of our Milwaukee WI or Brentood TN office.

 

**Looking for someone with techical expertise in NetApp and Citrix.**

 

Make Lives Better Including Your Own.

 

Relationships and integrity are the heart of our culture. They help us create a welcoming and inclusive community among our residents, associates and patients that feels like family. They guide us to be open in our communication with each other, and enable us to make the right decisions for the people who have entrusted us with their care. Our relationships and integrity work together to create a positive impact in the lives of the people we touch.

 

The happiness of those we serve is dependent on the happiness of our associates, so you’ll receive a competitive compensation and benefits package with additional perks designed to make you smile. The work you do will be challenging yet rewarding. You’ll earn more than a paycheck; you can find opportunities to grow your career through professional development, as well as ongoing programs catered to your overall health and wellness – physical, mental, emotional, and financial. Most of all, we believe you can find purpose, meaning, and the chance to be a part of something bigger than yourself.

 

If you want to work in an environment where you can become your best possible self, join us!

 

Veterans, transitioning active duty military personnel, and military spouses are encouraged to apply.

 

We believe that in order to best serve our residents and patients, we need to first serve our associates.  One way we do that is through our benefits.  Our offerings include, but are not limited to: 

 

Full-time and part-time associate benefits:

·         401(k) Retirement Savings Plan

·         Benefit plan package

·         Pre-tax Commuter Benefit

·         Associate Compassion Fund

·         Associate Discounts

·         Identity theft protection

·         Pet savings and insurance plans

·         Voluntary benefits available

 

 Full-time associate benefits:

·         Extensive Insurance Plans, including medical, dental, vision, flexible spending account, health savings account and more.

·         Paid Time Off

·         Adoption Benefit

·         Tuition Reimbursement

·         Company-provided life insurance and accidental death and dismemberment (AD&D)

·         Voluntary STD and LTD

 

 

Please note, Brookdale is committed to complying with all applicable laws and regulations regarding mandatory COVID-19 vaccination.

Responsibilities

Under general direction, manages the purchase, installation, and support of network communications, including LAN/WAN systems.

 

  1. Conducts internal studies of network performance and traffic analysis.
  2. Plans large scale system projects through vendor comparison and cost studies
  3. Train/Mentor entry level Network Engineers
  4. Identifies, diagnoses, and resolves connection, reliability, or performance issues.
  5. Designs, configures, or upgrades local/metropolitan/wide area networks (LAN/MAN/WAN).
  6. Develops configuration standards across network equipment in order to ensure integrity of the systems and service.
  7. Maintains information technology inventory records of wide-area and local-area network hardware and software as well as coordination of repairs and quality control tests.

 

This job description represents an overview of the responsibilities for the above referenced position. It is not intended to represent a comprehensive list of responsibilities. An associate should perform all duties as assigned by his/her supervisor.

Qualifications

Education and Experience
Bachelor’s degree in computer science, engineering, or related area (B.A. or B.S.) from a four-year accredited college or university; Minimum five to seven years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Experience with Windows NT and HP-UX preferred. Requires expert knowledge in LAN/WAN systems, networks, and applications.

 

Certifications, Licenses, and Other Special Requirements
None

 

Management/Decision Making
Applies existing guidelines and procedures to make varied decisions within a department. Uses sound judgment and experience to solve moderately complex problems based on precedent, example, reasonableness, or a combination of these.

 

Knowledge and Skills
Possesses extensive knowledge of a distinct skill or function and a thorough understanding of the organization and work environment. Has a working knowledge of a functional discipline.

 

Physical Demands and Working Conditions

 

  • Standing
  • Requires interaction with co-workers, residents or vendors
  • Walking
  • Sitting
  • Occasional weekend, evening or night work if needed to ensure shift coverage.
  • Use hands and fingers to handle or feel
  • Reach with hands and arms
  • Stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl
  • Talk or hear
  • Ability to lift: Up to 25 pounds
  • Requires Travel: Occasionally
  • Vision

 

Brookdale is an equal opportunity employer and a drug-free workplace.

Lead Network Engineer

Regular Full-Time
ID: 2022-170659
Information Technology - Network Administration & Ops
Apply IT Infrastructure & Ops-MKE
Brookdale Corporate - Milwaukee
6737 W. Washington St.,
Milwaukee, WI 53214
field26665 Corporate

Regular Full-Time
ID: 2022-170659
Information Technology - Network Administration & Ops