LRS has prospered for over 30 years because our corporate
philosophy embraces honest, ethical and hard-working people. If
that describes your approach to IT consulting, we need to talk!
LRS Consulting Services is seeking a Network Engineer for a
contract to to hire role with our logistics client in Bolingbrook,
LRS Consulting Services has been delivering the highest quality
consultants to our clients since 1979. We've built a solid
reputation for dealing with our clients and our consultants with
honesty, integrity, and respect. We work hard every day to maintain
that reputation, and we're very interested in candidates who can
help us. If you're that candidate, this opportunity is made for
The Network Engineer will interact with all levels of users in
the company, including senior executives. He or she independently
performs and coordinates preventive maintenance on Information
Technology equipment on a continual basis; coordinates the
installation, discontinuation, and relocation of equipment;
completes required logs and reports of maintenance activities;
develops reference materials and procedures that will become
guidelines for others; and ensures diagnostic tools and service
aids are in appropriate working order. The incumbent participates
in the administration, engineering, planning, coordination, and
installation of new or modified equipment and local area networks;
performs troubleshooting, diagnostics, research, evaluation, and
documentation of various data/voice communications solutions and
alternatives; coordinates the installation of equipment, lines, and
software necessary to meet the requirements for the site; prepares
instructions and documentation for installation and monitors
project status. He or she is responsible for adhering to company IT
standards and would participate in incorporating industry best
practices into operations.
Install and maintain site equipment such as, but not limited to,
Local Area Networks, voice and data communications, firmware,
software and hardware infrastructure. Directly or indirectly assist
other individuals within IT Services to help them complete their
specific tasks. Maintain high levels of internal customer
satisfaction with utmost respect and dedication. Meet or exceed
mutually established annual objectives. Maintain high level of
customer satisfaction with verbal and written communications.
Maintain high level of technical skills and strive to expand on
technical knowledge through self-education or company provided
education. Documentation of infrastructure, changes and processes.
Management of infrastructure inventory and adherence to best
practices. Follow and enforce IT corporate standards and policies.
Perform on-call responsibilities including 24x7 emergency
The individual must be familiar with the concepts of supporting
end-user computing environments with the following skills:
Installing and administrating local area networks, managing wide
area networks, network devices, wireless, VoIP Cisco configuration
experience with switches and firewalls is required. Experience with
Palo Alto firewalls, Velo SDWAN, Juniper and Barracuda appliances
is a plus. Configure, install and support network Ethernet and
fiber channel switches, firewalls, SDWAN appliances, wireless
controllers, wireless access points, load balancers and other
network appliances. Tuning of wireless environments is a plus.
Configure VPN tunnels for both site to site and client endpoints.
Configure LAN and WAN for VoIP, managing for performance and QoS.
Monitor LAN and WAN environments with tools such as Solar Winds in
order to manage network performance and security. Utilize tools
such as Teneble Nessus for identifying and remediating security
risks. Configure and manage web filtering for content restrictions
and security. Configure endpoints such as laptops, wireless and
cellular endpoints for proper wireless communication with the
network. Utilized Service Desk software in order to track and
resolve customer requests and issues. Assist Systems Engineer in
support of server hardware, SAN, VMWare, Windows, email and voice.
Use IT asset management disciplines, asset procurement and
understanding of software/firmware distribution and patch
management concepts. Scripting experience is a plus. Assist all
levels of support in order to provide excellent customer service.
Must demonstrate contribution to project planning and
implementation of new technologies. Must have disciplined approach
to change control processes. Understanding of ITIL processes is a
plus. Must demonstrate a good understanding of information security
principles as it relates to system and network security. Contribute
to a disaster recovery plan and testing. Demonstrate an aptitude
toward network management and backup/recovery disciplines.
Conceptual understanding of data communications equipment, network
switches, wireless access points and protocols such as SDWAN, VoIP,
TCP/IP, DNS, DHCP, SMTP, SFTP Candidate must be able to effectively
communicate in English (written & verbal) Candidate must have
permanent authorization to work in the USA for any employer Corp to
corp candidates will not be considered Colorado salary range -
$20/hr to $125/hr
LRS is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants for employment
will receive consideration without unlawful discrimination based on
race, color, religion, creed, national origin, sex, age,
disability, marital status, gender identity, domestic partner
status, sexual orientation, genetic information, citizenship status
or protected veteran status.