Network Engineer Jobs in Palos Hills, 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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Senior Firewall Network Administrator- Contract to Hire

  • InfiCare Technologies
  • Chicago, IL
  • 3 days ago

QUALIFICATIONS: Typically 4-7 years of work experience in IT or business environment and/or BS/BA or MBA/MS in computer science, engineering, information systems, math or business....

Network Engineer

  • University of Chicago (UC)
  • Chicago, IL
  • 2 days ago

Experience using Cisco, Juniper, or Brocade routers, switches, and firewalls. Experience with TCP/IP networks including DNS, DHCP, VPNs, and firewalls....

Network Analyst

  • Chicago, IL
  • 2 days ago

Science, Computer Engineering, Information Security Communications, or related field 3 years of experience with LAN and WAN technologies, including multiple network operating systems, topologies, and...

Infrastructure Engineer

  • Sdi Presence Llc
  • Chicago, IL
  • 3 days ago

., CCENT, Network+, CCNA) knowledge of at least one or more network operating systems (LAN or WAN) Excellent written and verbal communication skills Results-oriented and self-motivated with the ability...

Tier 2 NOC Engineer - Remote

  • INOC
  • Des Plaines, IL
  • 20 hours ago

Requirements Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience in Networking, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Telecommunications or related field or four years of relevant optical and Ethernet network...

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Strong knowledge of IT/Infosec guidelines, VLAN, firewall, content filtering, and network infrastructure Expert level experience with Firewall technology Network performance monitoring and operations...

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Authentication and Authorization of network endpoints o ACLs o Guest Access and Registration Cisco Wireless o 9800 Series WLC o Site Survey Cisco Firepower o FMC o FTD Cisco Prime Infrastructure Checkpoint Firewall...

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Network Engineer

  • University of Chicago
  • Chicago, IL
  • 3 days ago

Experience using Cisco, Juniper, or Brocade routers, switches, and firewalls. Experience with TCP/IP networks including DNS, DHCP, VPNs, and firewalls....

Project Coordinator - Network Engineering & Integration

  • Jacobs Engineering Group Incorporated
  • Chicago, IL
  • 1 day ago

Project Coordinator - Network Engineering & Integration - ( PFO0003C0 ) Your Impact: We have an excellent opportunity with our Telecom Team for a Telecom Project Coordinator, aimed at the flawless...

Junior Network Engineer

  • Peerless Network
  • Chicago, IL
  • 19 hours ago

Essential Functions Implement custom network solutions for carrier and enterprise customers. Develop and document processes and solutions for internal distribution and cross-team training. Assist...

Infrastructure Engineer - Telecommute

  • UnitedHealth Group
  • Chicago, IL
  • 8 hours ago

systems, such as Windows Server 2012 2022 Assist and support with designing and implementing public cloud infrastructure for future scalability and reliability (OCI, Azure, AWS, etc.)...

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Cloud Infrastructure Engineer

  • AEP Energy
  • Chicago, IL
  • 8 hours ago

Knowledge & Skill Requirements: Hands-on experience designing and efficient architectures for high-load enterprise-scale applications or big data pipelines Hands-on experience provisioning and utilizing...

Remote Mobility Infrastructure Engineer 5606

  • TCI Technology Consulting Inc
  • Chicago, IL
  • 7 hours ago

TCI has an immediate need for a Remote Mobility Infrastructure Engineer. This is not a C2C opportunity. This is a long-term contract opportunity with probable extensions and possible hire. SUMMARY...

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Infrastructure Engineer

  • Corus360
  • Elmhurst, IL
  • 3 days ago

Recommended Skills Amazon Web Services Cisco Firewalls (Computer Science) Infrastructure Management Linux Servers Machinery...

Senior Network Engineer Contract

  • Burtch Works
  • Chicago, IL
  • 2 days ago

Network Engineer Job Responsibilities: Design and deploy functional networks (LAN, WLAN, WAN) Configure and install software, servers, routers, Firewalls, and other network devices Monitor network performance...

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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. Its the underlying structure of Google Cloud, and its 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...

Mathematics for Engineers
This specialization was developed for engineering students to self-study engineering mathematics. We expect students are already familiar with single variable calculus and computer programming....

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Highest Education Level

Network Engineers in Palos Hills, IL offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (42.7%)
  • Master's Degree (20.9%)
  • Associate's Degree (15.9%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (12.2%)
  • High School or GED (5.6%)
  • 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 Palos Hills, IL
  • 2-4 years (45.4%)
  • 4-6 years (27.3%)
  • 10+ years (9.1%)
  • 6-8 years (9.1%)
  • Less than 1 year (4.6%)
  • None (4.6%)

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