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Laitram®

IT Network Engineer

Location:

New Orleans, LA

Category

Information Technology

Division

Laitram LLC

Hours

Days
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Laitram, LLC offers an unparalleled opportunity for those who want to work for an established, global, yet consistently growing company, with opportunities for continuous improvement and career advancement.    

Our Information Technology Services Department has an opening for a Network Engineer, reporting to the IT Infrastructure Manager. The primary responsibilities for this position include the ongoing design, installation and support of our Global LAN/WAN environment.

At Laitram, more than 2500 employees located around the world work collaboratively to provide innovative products and solutions for our customers.  The work we do provides us with endless opportunities and challenges, and we value every contribution made towards exceptional company performance.  Laitram, L.L.C. has been recognized for innovation and workplace excellence, including the New Orleans City Business “Best Place to Work” award and the Times Picayune/NOLA.com “Top Employer” award. For more information, visit www.laitram.com.

Responsibilities

  • Design, implement and provide 3rd level support for various global systems, including, but not limited to:
  • Cisco based LAN/ WAN environment
  • Global MPLS Network
  • Global Routing Protocols (EIGRP, BGP, etc.)
  • Nexus 7K, 5K and 2K
  • Participate/lead projects intended to continually improve/upgrade our Network Infrastructure
  • Identify opportunities and recommend solutions for improving service efficiency and effectiveness with a focus on the business.
  • Author technical installation, configuration and support documentation.
  • Maintain effective communication with business-users and team members.
  • Perform planned system changes and upgrades with minimal impact to business operations which may require after hours or weekend work.
  • Work collaboratively with vendors and contractors to provide innovative business solutions.
  • Global travel opportunities as business needs require.
  • Participate in a 24x7 on-call rotation.

Requirements

  • B. S. in Computer Science, MIS or related field or related experience
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in network engineering.
  • Proficient in designing, implementing or supporting Cisco LAN/WAN environment.
  • Experience planning and leading IT related projects.
  • Strong organizational, analytical, and problem-solving skills.
  • Self-managed and works well in a team environment.

EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled

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