Kelly Services IT76 - Network Administrator in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Network Engineer Direct Hire Role in Minneapolis, MN

Please apply direct to Kristie Schmitz with Kelly IT

952 232 4883

Kelly IT has partnered with a new client to help them in their search for a network engineer.

This company has had their IT needs (Networking specifically) created, maintained and supported by a third party IT company but as this company has grown they now have the need for a Network Engineer onsite.

This person will sit in the Minneapolis, MN branch or River Falls, WI (dealer’s choice)

The current environment this person will walk into is

1500 -2000 employees but only about 400 desktop/laptops

4 plants

Data Center

Projects to be completed

Reviewing Wireless Infrastructure

Essential Functions

  • Design, configure, and implement enterprise networks including routing, switching, firewalls, wireless, VPN, MPLS, etc.

  • Develop network documentation and best-practices; create and maintain technical policies and procedures regarding LAN/WAN activities

  • Coordinate and implement network related hardware and software installations/upgrades

  • Maintain all aspects of network security, stability, updates, and policies • Monitor network systems and troubleshoot issues

  • Escalate support to third-party support vendors as needed for network and infrastructure issues including connectivity, WAN/LAN performance, MPLS circuits

Qualifications (Education/Experience)

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science related discipline and/or equivalent experience

  • 3+ years of experience in a local area network environment designing and analyzing network systems

  • In-depth knowledge of switches and configs, VLANs, MPLS topology, and firewalls

  • CompTIA Network+ certification desired

  • Strong knowledge of Extreme and HP/Aruba brand switches, SonicWALL firewalls, Aruba and Ubiquiti Access Points

Why Kelly ® ?

With Kelly, you’ll have direct connections to leading IT organizations in the best companies around

the globe—offering you the chance to work on some of today’s most intriguing, innovative and high-

visibility projects. In a field where change is the only constant, our connections and opportunities

will help you take your career exactly where you want to go. We work with 95 of the Fortune 100™

companies, and more than 3,000 IT hiring managers turn to us each year to access the best talent:

people like you.

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AboutKelly Services ®

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