Network Engineer Jobs in Itasca, 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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Randstad - Chicago, IL (18 miles from Itasca, IL)
We are seeking a Senior Infrastructure Engineer to join our Corporate IT team, branded Information & Collaboration Technology (ICT). As a primary focus, the senior engineer will collaborate in a...
2 days ago
Microtek Staffing Services - Chicago, IL (18 miles from Itasca, IL)
Network Engineer Job Duration : 3 months contract to hire Job Location : Downtown Chicago Job description: As a network engineer, you'll have responsibility for setting up, developing and maintaining...
2 days ago
City of Chicago - Chicago, IL (18 miles from Itasca, IL)
Qualifications Minimum Qualifications Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or a field of study directly related to...
1 day ago
Chicago, IL (18 miles from Itasca, IL)
Principal Network Engineer (DevOps & Server Architect) - Remote Prestige Staffing Chicago, IL Full Time Job Details Server architect Network architect DevOps DevOps projects Understanding business architecture...
Remote Work
1 day ago
Nitel - Chicago, IL (18 miles from Itasca, IL)
Operations Center in identifying, troubleshooting, and resolving network problems....
18 hours ago
Deloitte - Chicago, IL (18 miles from Itasca, IL)
Required Qualifications Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Management Information Systems, or equivalent education or work experience 1+ years of experience with planning, developing...
1 day ago
Silgan Containers LLC - Westmont, IL (12 miles from Itasca, IL)
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Chicago, IL (18 miles from Itasca, IL)
Storage Area Network Engineer Arganteal, Corp....
8 hours ago
Burwood - Chicago, IL (18 miles from Itasca, IL)
Senior Network Consultant Who We Are Burwood Group is not your average technology consulting firm. We are an innovative, culture-driven, industry leader and we are growing our team by leaps and...
1 day ago
Uline - Lake Bluff, IL (23 miles from Itasca, IL)
Lake Bluff, Illinois Senior Network Engineer Bring your Cisco network and data center experience to a talented team thats revolutionizing our infrastructure with next-gen, software-defined technologies...
1 day ago
Heineken France - Chicago, IL (18 miles from Itasca, IL)
Nearest Major Market: Chicago Job Segment: Network, Electrical, Information Systems, Computer Science, Administrative Assistant, Technology, Engineering, Administrative...
2 days ago
Clearwing Consulting - Chicago, IL (18 miles from Itasca, IL)
Technical Skills: * Strong knowledge of operating systems, including Linux and Windows * Working knowledge of Machine Learning concepts and technologies (PyTorch, TensorFlow) * Knowledge of cloud services...
8 hours ago
Verizon - Rolling Meadows, IL (7 miles from Itasca, IL)
Even better if you have: Bachelors or Masters degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Technology Management, MBA, or any other related fieldfrom a top-tier educational institution....
9 hours ago
United States Foods - Bensenville, IL (4 miles from Itasca, IL)
Job Information US Foods Sr Network Engineer in Bensenville, Illinois Join Our Community of Food People!...
2 days ago
The Judge Group - Deerfield, IL (15 miles from Itasca, IL)
The Network Engineer will preferably have experience with one or more network automation tools and/or programming languages....
2 days ago

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Network Engineer Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Hands-On Labs in Google Cloud for Networking Engineers
Networking is a principal theme of cloud computing. It's the underlying structure of Google Cloud, and it's what connects all your resources and services to one another. In this series of hands-on...

Preparing for Google Cloud Certification: Cloud Network Engineer
87% of Google Cloud certified users feel more confident in their cloud skills. This program provides the skills you need to advance your career as a network engineer and provides training to...

Security Engineer

Youll master the foundational skills necessary to become a successful Security Engineer. This program will focus on how to protect a companys computer systems, networks, applications and...

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Salary for Network Engineer Jobs in Itasca, IL

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


Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Network Engineer positions.

Highest Education Level

Network Engineers in Itasca, IL offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (42.5%)
  • Master's Degree (20.8%)
  • Associate's Degree (15.9%)
  • Vocational or Certification (12.4%)
  • High School or GED (5.7%)
  • 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 Itasca, 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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