ProAmpac Holdings, Inc. Network Engineer in Hanover Park, Illinois
The IT Network Analyst is responsible for effective provisioning, installation/configuration, operation, and maintenance of Network/Server hardware, Software, and related Infrastructure. This individual participates in technical research and development to enable continuing innovation within the infrastructure group. This individual ensures that system hardware, operating systems, software systems, and related procedures adhere to organizational values.
Essential Duties and Tasks
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential job function satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made, upon request, to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Provides Network/Server support services, including hardware/software installation, troubleshooting, and problem resolution with emphasis on networking and VMware
Manage and monitor all installed computer systems, server, storage, network and telephony infrastructure on premise and cloud based
Proactively maintain infrastructure to ensure security and availability for end users
Administer servers, network equipment, software deployment, updates, and patches of network related server systems
Investigate and recommend new technologies and products that would benefit the overall server/network infrastructure
Provide 2nd and 3rd level end user technical support
Work with vendors and other IT staff for project development and problem resolution
Completes work requests and special projects, as assigned
Performs related duties as required
Who We Are
ProAmpac is a leading global flexible packaging company with a comprehensive product offering. We provide creative packaging solutions, industry-leading customer service and award-winning innovation to a diverse global marketplace. We continue to grow and would love for you to join our team!
At ProAmpac, our culture is key to our long-term success. We strive to be authentic as we live out the heritage of our small business culture. We value the connections we’ve created, and our employees feel empowered in their shared efforts to innovate successfully. ProAmpac was founded on the idea that a focus on material science will drive innovative and sustainable solutions for our customers, supported by our five core values – Integrity, Intensity, Innovation, Involvement, and Impact – that foster a culture of speed, simplicity, and self-confidence.
Our company is made stronger by challenging ourselves and each other, while we move what matters forward. With a focus on performance and a passion for our work, we are not bound by organizational hierarchy. We are committed to serving our customers and the communities in which we work and live.
By joining us, you become an integral part of an entrepreneurial company in a fast-paced and stable environment that provides varied opportunities for professional and personal growth .
ProAmpac is building a wellness culture through its PRO360 initiative: An interactive, fully integrated wellbeing program designed to engage, encourage, and reward all team members on their personal pathway to better health, wealth, growth, and community involvement. Our goal is to ensure 100% of team members achieve a basic level of wellness. Additionally, subject to applicable eligibility requirements, we offer full-time employees a variety of benefits including:
Medical, dental and vision insurance
401(K) with exceptional company match
Generous paid time off (PTO), plus 11 holidays per calendar year
Free life and short-term disability insurance
Wellness, employee discount and rewards programs
Career growth and development opportunities!
Qualifications and Experience
Must be able to travel (up to 30%)
5 – 10 Years of experience supporting a multi-site enterprise environment
5 - 10 Years of experience with Networking (Aruba/Cisco switching, routing and Wi-Fi, layer 2 VLANS; layer 3 routing, TCP/IP, VPN, VOIP)
2 – 5 Years of Experience with Active Directory/ADFS/IIS/Microsoft SQL/Microsoft Exchange/SharePoint
Network Experience with modern Palo Alto and Fortinet systems
Aruba ClearPass Experience
Azure Networking and SDWAN Experience
VMware ESXi 7 in a multi-site configuration
Microsoft server operating systems 2008 R2 through 2022
Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio, SharePoint, and Outlook
Ability to communicate effectively with all levels of the organization and cross culturally
Proven problem-solving skills from problem assessment to solution selection; ability to identify alternatives and make contingency plans
Must be capable of understanding project and business requirements; and how these requirements apply to complex enterprise systems and interfaces
High degree of initiative and independent judgment; perform duties and makes decisions and recommendations under limited supervision, applying a broad knowledge of principles, practices and procedures
Advanced organizational problem solving, consensus building and conflict resolution skills
Proven leadership skills to lead the team and business through change
Bachelor’s Degree in Information Technologies, or equivalent combination of experience, relevant IT certifications and credentials
Area of Interest: IT
Work Place Type: Remote
ProAmpac is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled.