IT Network/Telecom Analysts

at WEC Energy Group
Published November 18, 2022
Location Chicago, IL
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  

Description

WBS, a subsidiary of WEC Energy Group, is seeking IT Network/Telecom Analysts (IT Infrastructure Consulant) in our Green Bay, WI, Milwaukee, WI, and Chicago, IL locations. This position offers flexibility for a hybrid work arrangement (remote/on-site) with time spent in the office.

This position is part of a job family (Associate IT Infrastructure Consultant / IT Infrastructure Consultant / Senior IT Infrastructure Consultant). Experience will be the determining factor.

Job Summary

IT Infrastructure Consultants work as members of a team to support the company’s IT infrastructure and is involved in both design & engineering and operational activities. Specific functional areas include, but are not limited to, LAN/WAN systems, telecommunications, voice/wire/RF/optical systems, server and desktop hardware, cyber security, mainframe, system software, storage management, applications, and databases. This role designs & engineering tasks include planning, evaluating, designing, and testing of systems in these functional areas, in addition to consulting, budgeting, cost analysis, and vendor analysis. Operational duties include implementing, configuring, testing, and debugging the systems in these functional areas, in addition to consulting, problem resolution, performance and monitoring, production control, and physical database design.

Job Responsibilities

  • Implement, operate and support various devices and systems requiring evaluation, selection and substantial adaptation and modification of standard techniques, procedures and criteria. Devise new approaches to problems encountered. Assist in systems planning, scheduling and implementation.
  • Design & engineering tasks include planning, evaluating, designing, and testing of systems, in addition to consulting, budgeting, cost analysis, and vendor analysis and management.
  • Extensive background in working with and troubleshooting, BGP, OSPF, and ISIS.
  • Working understanding of the following products: Cisco Nexus platform, Cisco ASR, and Nokia SAR.
  • Create and maintain complex network designs and schematics for the WEC Enterprise.
  • Operational duties include implementing, configuring, testing, and debugging systems including LAN/WAN systems, voice over IP, configuring and troubleshooting VPN's, in addition to consulting, problem resolution, performance and monitoring, production control, and physical technical designs.
  • Utilize networking tools such as SevOne, Cisco DNA, Cisco ISE, Aruba, ACI, and infoblox/DHCP. These tools will be used on a daily basis to proactively troubleshoot issues.
  • Ability to understand schematic drawings for IDF's and MDF's.
  • Maintain key performance and process metrics to evaluate the efficiency and effectiveness of processes, procedures, and systems.
  • Build productive working relationships internally and externally.

This position will be involved in an on-call rotation, and may require travel to our other locations periodically.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Management Information Systems, or related degree

Preferred Qualifications

  • Infrastructure experience preferably that includes switching and routing in a Cisco environment
  • VPN design and configuration within a Cisco environment
  • CCNA certification
  • Experience with (VOIP, Skype for Business)
  • Knowledge of Checkpoint, Palo Alto, and Fortinet firewalls
  • Technical project management experience (Network)

End Date: 12/04/2022

We reserve the right to modify the application deadline or discontinue accepting applications for any position if deemed necessary.

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Location:

Milwaukee, WI, US, 53203 Chicago, IL, US, 60601 Green Bay, WI, US, 54307-9001

Company: WEC Energy Group (WEC)

Req ID: 2282

Nearest Major Market: Milwaukee