Network Engineer Jobs in Aurora, IL

Design and build networks. Network engineers (or network architects) work with a wide range of network sizes and types, including local area networks (LANs), wide area networks (WANs), and intranets. This career requires strong knowledge of a company’s business plans when designing the system’s layout and ensuring the network is situated to best meet the organization’s goals. They are also responsible for establishing what hardware is needed and determining how it will be placed around the logical network, including offsite locations.

Network engineers manage previously established networks as well, though this consumes significantly less of their time than planning new ones.  When flaws in the security system are discovered, they employ patches and other remedial measures to repair these weaknesses. Additionally, they use data regarding current traffic to predict whether any changes will be necessary to maintain functionality.

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Exponent, Inc. - Warrenville, IL (4 miles from Aurora, IL)
Science or Information Technology* 15+ years of IT experience with a broad background in IT infrastructure* 10+ years in a lead architecture role* Professional services industry experience is highly...
1 day ago
Ace Hardware - Oak Brook, IL (17 miles from Aurora, IL)
engineers managing a network infrastructure for a medium to large, 24x7 business organization with at least 5 geographically dispersed, interconnected business sites....
9 hours ago
AGEATIA - Joliet, IL (17 miles from Aurora, IL)
Description CCNA, Network Engg Network Admin Note: No Background issue for past 20 years like criminal or felony Recommended skills Network Routing Network Planning And Design Network Engineering...
2 days ago
Signature Consultants - Lisle, IL (9 miles from Aurora, IL)
Senior level Cisco Network Engineer that needs to be a very strong and well-rounded Cisco tech with experience with Cisco wireless LAN controllers, Cisco switches, strong Cisco ASA firewall experience...
1 day ago
Altorfer Industries - Addison, IL (16 miles from Aurora, IL)
Other assigned duties Qualifications BS in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics, or MIS preferred, education requirement can be substituted with demonstrated commensurate experience...
2 days ago
Diocese of Joliet - Crest Hill, IL (17 miles from Aurora, IL)
QUALIFICATIONS Bachelor's degree in computer science or related areas and previous work experience. Must support the Mission and values of the Diocese of Joliet and the Roman Catholic Church....
2 days ago
Global Eagle Entertainment, Inc - Lombard, IL (14 miles from Aurora, IL)
Education/Experience Baseline technical aptitude and a hunger to learn more Networking (LAN/WAN) knowledge Strong communication skills (oral and written) Must be computer proficient using Microsoft...
1 day ago
Sentinel Technologies - Downers Grove, IL (12 miles from Aurora, IL)
We are looking for an experienced Network Engineer who has the desire to grow their career....
11 hours ago
AGEATIA - Burr Ridge, IL (17 miles from Aurora, IL)
Windows Server - Containers: mandatory Docker, Kubernetes, optional: Chef, Terraform, - IoT: development, security - Architecture: High availability, Disaster Recovery - Network: TCP/IP, routing, firewalling...
3 days ago
Global Eagle Entertainment - Lombard, IL (14 miles from Aurora, IL)
Education/Experience Baseline technical aptitude and a hunger to learn more Networking (LAN/WAN) knowledge Strong communication skills (oral and written) Must be computer proficient using Microsoft...
4 days ago
AIT Worldwide Logistics Inc. - Itasca, IL (17 miles from Aurora, IL)
The Network Engineer, based at AITs headquarters in Itasca, Illinois, will provide a supporting role in AITs Infrastructure Team....
4 days ago
IGNW - Lisle, IL (9 miles from Aurora, IL)
Experience with Microsoft® Windows desktop and server operating systems. Driver's License with clean Motor Vehicle Record (MVR)....
4 days ago
Agility Computer Network Services, Inc. - Schaumburg, IL (19 miles from Aurora, IL)
Network Engineer / Network Consultant: Job Description Computer Network Consultant - Leading I.T. Consulting Firm in Chicago's I.T....
5 days ago
Connection - Schaumburg, IL (19 miles from Aurora, IL)
Clearly communicating and following expectations of all firewall, server, and networking engineering tasks....
7 days ago
Connection - Schaumburg, IL (21 miles from Aurora, IL)
Clearly communicating and following expectations of all firewall, server, and networking engineering tasks....
7 days ago

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Salary for Network Engineer Jobs in Aurora, IL

This is the average annual salary for Network Engineer jobs in Aurora, IL as reported by the BLS.

$67,130

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Network Engineer positions.

Highest Education Level

Network Engineers in Aurora, IL offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (42.0%)
  • Master's Degree (20.6%)
  • Associate's Degree (16.1%)
  • Vocational or Certification (12.7%)
  • High School or GED (5.9%)
  • Doctorate Degree (1.4%)
  • Some College (1.1%)
  • Some High School (0.2%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Network Engineers in Aurora, IL
  • 4-6 years (30.7%)
  • 1-2 years (23.0%)
  • 6-8 years (15.9%)
  • 2-4 years (13.1%)
  • Less than 1 year (13.1%)
  • 8-10 years (4.0%)
  • 10+ years (0.3%)

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