Posted Date: Nov-15-2018
Job ID: 12682
Job Type: Full Time
Job Function: Information Technology
Store: Eastgate Headquarters
Come join the REI Network team as a Senior Network Engineer. We have some exciting efforts underway – Campus Move, Cloud Connectivity, Mobile Workforce, new SDWAN and many others. We are making significant investments in technology at the co-op, and it is an exciting time to join the team. As a Senior Network Engineer, you will contribute to REI’s success by leading the design, development and implementation of enterprise-wide telecommunications and network infrastructure plans. We are looking for someone who can conduct feasibility studies on strategic and tactical plans for development of new telecommunications or network systems to meet current and projected business needs.
You’ll also evaluate the costs and benefits of proposed and existing Wide Area Network (WAN) services, Internet services or voice services. You’ll use your skills to oversee complex infrastructure network or telecommunications projects, including planning, resource assignment and monitoring. You’ll ensure that it works by monitoring network system state in compliance with current capacity plan guidelines. And if there is an issue, you’ll conduct complex incident management and problem resolution for network and voice systems. You’ll do all of this in a highly collaborative environment while working with the best of our Information Services staff and business personnel in the creation and turnover of solutions for production-level operations.
At REI we offer an enviable work environment that has been recognized on the "100 Best Companies to Work For" list since the award's inception – 20 years in a row! Sure, we work hard, but it’s balanced with time off to play—a strategy that works for us as we continue to grow and thrive. Want to enjoy a workplace where you can be yourself, be heard and be respected while having a job that challenges you? This is the place.
With more than 140 retail locations (and growing), REI offers unique competitive benefits to its more than 12,000 employees, including healthcare, gear and apparel discounts, free equipment rentals and challenge grants to help employees reach personal outdoor goals, generous retirement plan contributions, public transit subsidy, adoptions assistance, paid sabbaticals, and more.
REI is an Equal Opportunity Employer