Job Name:
Network Engineer

General information

Location: Minnesota, MN
Andersen Corporation
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Job Category:
Information Technology

Description & Requirements


This network engineer position will be responsible for planning, designing, and delivering network solutions for a large manufacturing environment.  The candidate should possess project management skills and work effectively with cross-functional teams.  This position leverages vendor relationships to provide the best-in-class solution for the business.  This role requires meeting enterprise objectives to deliver products within time/budget guidelines.  The candidate should have strong interpersonal and presentation skills, and be able to design with considerations for design, cost, and level of effort.  The candidate will have the ability to create and implement networks to best-practice for manufacturing networks, while maintaining network security and integrity. 


  • Participate in the strategic planning, engineering and design of complex Network systems.
  •           Participate in project and annual planning as necessary.
  •           Participate in developing and maintaining equipment and system configuration standards.
  •           Identify network technology gaps and develop solutions.
  •           Adhere to network best practices during design and implementation.
  •           Participate in the development, establishment and review of secure practices and procedures.
  •           Manage small to medium size infrastructure technical currency projects.
  •           Experience working in the manufacturing industry is a plus.
  •           Ensure change management practices and guidelines are followed.
  •           Execute and lead problem management and root cause analysis for critical incidents.
  •           Experience working with network automation and/or network programming.
  •           Identify process improvement opportunities and lead implementation of them.
  •           Ensure technical support documentation is current, relevant and archived appropriately.
  •           Maintains technology relationships and acts as technical liaison with vendors.
  •           Participates in the negotiation and renewal of maintenance agreements.
  •           Provide Tier 2 issue diagnosis, troubleshooting and resolution for problems requiring escalation.
  •           Provide on-call duties, weekends and after hours support as required
  •           Mentors and acts as a resource for peers with less experience.


  • Core/Data Center, Distributed, IT/OT network development experience (Juniper platform experience preferred)
  •  L4-7 service experience (F5 and Palo Alto Network preferred)
  • Data/voice/video network design and troubleshooting
  • WAN technologies including private cloud, PTP, and Hybrid solutions.
  • Palo Alto Prisma Access (SD-WAN).
  • WiFi design and planning, including 802.1x, captive portal, WPA2
  • Security, PKI, PCI, DMZ design, NAT