Network Engineer - Local Remote

Overview

This position is local remote. Must live within 2.5 hours of Milwaukee WI or Brentwood TN.
 
Make Lives Better Including Your Own.
 
If you want to work in an environment where you can become your best possible self, join us!  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. 
 
Full suite of health insurance, life insurance and retirement plans are available and vary by employment status.  Additional benefits offered include, but are not limited to:
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Pet Insurance
  • Adoption Reimbursement Benefits
  • Variety of Associate Discounts
Veterans, transitioning active duty military personnel, and military spouses are encouraged to apply. 
 
Please note, Brookdale is committed to complying with all applicable laws and regulations regarding mandatory COVID-19 vaccination.

Responsibilities

Performs the engineering, configuration, installation, maintenance/support, and upgrade of networks, including servers, routers, switches, firewalls, remote access systems, and network management systems. Provides technical support to various departments and users with regards to LAN/WAN. Serves as a liaison with vendors and other third-party providers.

  1. Researches, evaluates, and recommends networking hardware and software such as servers, routers, switches, firewalls, security appliances, storage, remote access systems, and network management systems.
  2. Configures and upgrades local/metropolitan/wide area networks (LAN/MAN/WAN).
  3. Installs network/system and performs analysis on network/system applications.
  4. Identifies, diagnoses, and resolves connection, reliability, or performance issues.
  5. Validates configuration changes on network behavior and performance prior to deployment.
  6. Provides implementation activities within the network infrastructure.
  7. Assists in support and maintenance of enterprise hardware environment.
  8. Ensures software and hardware are compatible with existing network and systems.
  9. Assists in developing and enforcing security policies and procedures.
  10. Performs maintenance on network hardware and servers.
  11. Participates and performs in capacity planning and network monitoring, as required.
  12. Ensures proper system security procedures are in place.
  13. Serves as Tier 2/3 escalation contact for End User Services

 

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 Information Technology, Engineering or other related area required. Minimum two years information systems experience, including one year experience directly with networking technologies required; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

 

Certifications, Licenses, and Other Special Requirements
None

 

Management/Decision Making
Makes standard and routine decisions based on detailed guidelines with little independent judgment.  Problems are generally solved with clear, detailed guidelines or by reporting them to a supervisor.

 

Knowledge and Skills
Has a basic level of a skill and can follow written or verbal instructions. Has basic technical skills to complete a few repetitive and well-defined duties.  Has a basic knowledge of the organization in order to answer basic questions. Must have working knowledge of networking principles.

 

Physical Demands and Working Conditions

 

  • Standing
  • Requires interaction with co-workers, residents or vendors
  • Walking
  • Sitting
  • 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
  • Vision

 

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

Network Engineer - Local Remote

Regular Full-Time
ID: 2022-183467
Information Technology - Network Administration & Ops
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Brookdale - Corporate - Milwaukee
6737 W. Washington St.,
Milwaukee, WI 53214
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Regular Full-Time
ID: 2022-183467
Information Technology - Network Administration & Ops