Network Engineer Jobs in Melrose Park, 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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University of Illinois at Chicago - Chicago, IL (10 miles from Melrose Park, IL)
Hands on experience with Cisco network infrastructure equipment. Strong troubleshooting, analytical, interpersonal and communication skills....
2 days ago
Siemens - Hoffman Estates, IL (23 miles from Melrose Park, IL)
ofoverall technology trends + Workexperience in network communication, routing protocols, network security + Enterpriselevel Networking knowledge in multiple technical areas including :Networks ( LAN...
1 day ago
West Monroe Partners, LLC - Chicago, IL (10 miles from Melrose Park, IL)
BS/BA degree with preference for major(s) in IT, MIS, Computer Science, Business, Math, or related field, or equivalent experience required....
2 days ago
Walgreens - Deerfield, IL (18 miles from Melrose Park, IL)
Responsible for managing a team of network engineers ensuring timely delivery of departmental and enterprise projects, staff development, process improvement, performance management, hiring and release...
1 day ago
AvantCredit - Chicago, IL (10 miles from Melrose Park, IL)
Company Description Avant Credit Corp ("AvantCredit") is a fast-growing startup that offers tremendous advancement opportunities to its employees. Since its launch in late 2012, AvantCredit, a...
1 day ago
FES - Further Enterprise Solutions - Chicago, IL (10 miles from Melrose Park, IL)
Company Description FES- Further Enterprise Solutions a leading provider of engineering services, turnkey solutions, and software solutions, Founded in 2002 by wireless industry veterans, FES has...
1 day ago
IBM - Chicago, IL (10 miles from Melrose Park, IL)
systems: Windows Servers, RHEL, Ubuntu, CentOS Linux Working knowledge with one or more programming tools: Bash, PowerShell, Python, Ruby, etc....
5 hours ago
Burwood - Chicago, IL (10 miles from Melrose Park, IL)
interconnect architectures including VPLS, EoMPLS, OTV, and long distance VMotion Cisco network routing and switching platforms including Nexus, Catalyst, ISR, and ASR Arista network products and technologies...
2 days ago
IBM - Chicago, IL (10 miles from Melrose Park, IL)
The Network Engineer position is an individual who is an accomplished engineer with experience in network engineering and network operations....
3 days ago
Ramy Infotech - Hoffman Estates, IL (23 miles from Melrose Park, IL)
Hot Requirements Ref-IdT : RA145774 Title : Network Engineer Term : Contract Duration : 6 Location : IL-Illinois/Hoffman Estates Skills & Job Description : The ideal candidate would be a network engineer...
3 days ago
Verizon - Schaumburg, IL (14 miles from Melrose Park, IL)
A degree in computer science or electrical engineering. Experience with Red Hat Linux, virtualization (KVM), Experience with cloud architecture....
3 days ago
Verizon - Schaumburg, IL (14 miles from Melrose Park, IL)
Operating Systems: IOS, XR-IOS, NX-OS, JunOS, Nokia OS....
3 days ago
University of Illinois at Chicago - Chicago, IL (10 miles from Melrose Park, IL)
Hands on experience with Cisco network infrastructure equipment. Strong troubleshooting, analytical, interpersonal and communication skills....
3 days ago
JPMorgan Chase & Co. - Chicago, IL (10 miles from Melrose Park, IL)
About this job Job type: Full-time Role: DevOps, System Administrator Industry: Financial Services Company size: 10k+ people Company type: Public Technologies sysadmin, java, design Job...
4 days ago
Chicago Transit Authority - Chicago, IL (10 miles from Melrose Park, IL)
Experience with cyber security hardening and mitigation of networks CCNP (Cisco Certified Network Professional) within areas of Data Center, Switching/Routing, Security, and Wireless required....
4 days ago

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Salary for Network Engineer Jobs in Melrose Park, IL

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

$67,130

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Highest Education Level

Network Engineers in Melrose Park, IL offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (41.9%)
  • Master's Degree (20.6%)
  • Associate's Degree (16.1%)
  • Vocational or Certification (12.8%)
  • 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 Melrose Park, 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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