Network Engineer Jobs in Wood Dale, 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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Infrastructure Engineer With Pareto Intelligence

  • Pareto Intelligence
  • Chicago, IL
  • 2 days ago

science, computer information systems, etc.); related work experience can be substituted for educational requirement. 3 to 5 years of relevant work experience Experience with IT ticketing systems,...

Senior Firewall Network Administrator- Contract to Hire

  • InfiCare Technologies
  • Chicago, IL
  • 2 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....

Systems/ Infrastructure Engineer

  • Randstad
  • Chicago, IL
  • 3 days ago

Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related experience ? 2+ years of systems engineering experience using Linux distributions (Centos, Debian) ?...

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...

Network Engineer Remote Contract

  • Chicago, IL
  • 3 days ago

Network Engineer (Remote Contract) Premier Staffing Partners Chicago, IL Full-Time Apply on company site Job Details favorite_border Network Engineer (REMOTE Contract) Looking for a Network Engineer...

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Network Engineer

  • University of Chicago (UC)
  • Chicago, IL
  • 1 day ago

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

Advanced skills with MPLS, VPLS, WAN, LAN, SD-WAN and wireless networks, VPN technologies, QoS (data, voice and video), NAT, VLANs, HSRP, BGP and IGP (EIGRP and OSPF) routing protocols and switching...

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Network Engineer MSP

  • Bowman Williams
  • Schaumburg, IL
  • 1 day ago

, Cisco Switches, Cisco / Meraki / Ubiquiti WAPs Configuring and managing firewalls, switches, TCP/IP, LAN / DMZ / WAN, DHCP, DNS, Routing, Switching and Firewalls, and other network appliances Network...

Science, a related field, or applicable work experience 5+ years of progressive IT engineering experience in Storage, Compute, VMware and including Hardware Platform Administration Must have expert...

Senior Network Engineer

  • Verizon
  • Rolling Meadows, IL
  • 2 days ago

Proficiency in at least one of the following areas: Data networking and communications, wireless technologies, digital communications, operating systems and applications, telecommunications, or power...

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Infrastructure Engineer

  • Sdi Presence Llc
  • Chicago, IL
  • 2 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...

Experience with Cisco SD-WAN designing and implementation. Designing the QoS policies and implementing at core network segments....

Tier 2 NOC Engineer - Remote

  • INOC
  • Des Plaines, IL
  • 4 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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Senior Network Engineer - Remote

  • CURO Financial Technologies Corp
  • Chicago, IL
  • 3 days ago

Come and work for a Fintech company that has distinguished itself from competitors with quality product offerings, genuine customer service, robust operating systems, state-of-the-art call center, and...

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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...

Security Engineer
Gain the highly sought-after skills to protect an organizationOs computer networks and systems from security threats or attacks.

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Highest Education Level

Network Engineers in Wood Dale, 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 Wood Dale, 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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