Kelly Services Network Engineer in Portland, Oregon

Role: Network Engineer

Location: Portland, OR 97202

M-F 8:00am to 5:00pm


Duration: contract role The Network Engineering team is responsible for the implementation of approved network architecture and designs. Under limited supervision, the NE assists in the planning, forecasting, implementation and identification of resource requirements for network systems of basic complexity.

As a member of the team, you will develop and implement network enhancements while following corporate standards. You will be sought after for recommendations for improvement and assists in staff development efforts.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS : Proactively and consistently support all efforts to simplify and enhance the customer experience.

Hands on involvement in network planning, network architecture design and engineering. Integrates communication architectures, topologies, hardware, software, transmission and signaling links and protocols into complete network configurations.

Evaluates new products, performs network problem resolution. Assists in the development and documentation of technical standards and implements approved methods of procedure. Contributes in designing corporate standards and develops network enhancements Works on projects/systems/issues of varying complexity surrounding network planning, configuration and optimization. Provides tier support across organizations.

Leading project teams that maintain and improve network operations. Acts as a mentor to junior staff Knows, understands and follows company policy. Performs other duties as requested by supervisor. Adheres to industry specific local, state, and federal regulations, as applicable.


Basic knowledge of related industry specifications and standards IEEE, ANSI, Physical Media Multimode Fiber, Single mode Fiber, UTP, etc. , Bridging, Switching, Routing, Ethernet and Transport technologies and protocols Basic knowledge in network design, network architecture, protocols and network topology Basic knowledge in TCP/IP and the OSI Model Basic knowledge in using ticketing and software tools to support the current operations.

Basic knowledge of basic network devices and basic network appliances Basic knowledge of network designing software, such as Visio Ability to perform duties in a very fast pace environment and ability to learn new technology quickly Ability to use the following office equipment telephone, copier, fax, and calculator Ability to use personal computer and software applications Knowledge of Microsoft Office Ability to read, write and speak the English language to communicate with employees, customers, suppliers, in person, on the phone, and by written communications in a clear, straight-forward, and professional manner Ability to use personal computer and software applications Ability to work in a team environment

EDUCATION: Bachelor s Degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or related field or equivalent work experience

CERTIFICATIONS: Cisco Certified Network Associate CCNA Industry and vendor specific certifications and training Cisco, Juniper, Alcatel-Lucent, etc

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.

Last year we found 8,000 opportunities for IT professionals. Let us help advance your career


AboutKelly Services ®

As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 people around the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network of talent suppliers and partners. Revenue in 2017 was $5.4 billion. Visit and connect with us on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter .

Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females,

Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and is

committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity

is The Law.