General Electric Staff Network Operations Engineer in Waukesha, Wisconsin

Role Summary:

Hands-on Network Engineer with a strong passion for technology. Support design & deployment of infrastructure solutions. Responsible for leading network operations including WAN, LAN, WLAN, and the connectivity of shop floor technology into the Brilliant Factory OT infrastructure.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Drive and contribute on a variety of infrastructure projects to deliver high quality results

  • Responsible for incident troubleshooting, change implementation, vendor relationships, and problem analysis

  • Lead operational infrastructure activities (voice/data/network/security)

  • Execute efforts for disaster recovery planning, strategic growth and technology upgrades

  • Effectively operate as a strong team player to solve problems and actively incorporate input from various sources

  • Enforce and execute policies and procedures regarding the use of network resources Qualifications/Requirements: Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Management, Electrical Engineering

  • Minimum 5 years of work experience in technical role

  • CCNA or equivalent certificationEligibility Requirements:

  • Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job

  • Must be willing to travel 10%

  • Must be willing to work out of an office located in Waukesha, WI Desired Characteristics:

  • Ability to lead and support multiple projects simultaneously, proven project management experience / including project initiation, scoping, resourcing, scheduling, budgeting, risk management and communication

  • Strong understanding of routing / switching / wireless technologies

  • Strong understanding of how to configure network devices and IP address management

  • Strong understanding of network protocols and services (TCP/IP, HTTP, FTP, DNS, DHCP,

  • Understanding of technologies such as firewalls, NAT, IPS, load balancing

  • Understanding how compute / applications interact with the network

  • Ability to use network tools to aid in troubleshooting / monitoring the network

  • Ability to understand network utilization / analysis to manage network capacity

  • Experience in 24/7 Manufacturing Environments

  • Experience with windows server administration

  • Experience with CCTV, PBX, Security and Paging systems

  • Ability to effectively interact with a diverse group of staff located in multiple sites

  • Self-motivated and passionate about learning new technologies, research and evaluate emerging technology, industry and market trends to assist in project development and/or operational support activities

  • Proactively engages with cross-functional teams to resolve issues and design solutions using critical thinking, analytical skills and best practices

  • Open to change (positive or negative) in response to new information, different or unexpected circumstances, and/or to work in ambiguous situations #DTR About Us: GE is the world’s Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.At GE Digital, we are creating technology and solutions to enable social, mobile, analytical and cloud capabilities for the Industrial Internet. The Industrial Internet is an open, global network that connects people, data and machines. It’s about making infrastructure more intelligent and advancing the industries critical to the world we live in. At GE, we believe it’s about the future of industry—energy, healthcare, transportation, manufacturing. It’s about making the world work better. GE is transforming itself to become the world's premier digital industrial company, executing critical outcomes for our customers. Explore how you can drive greater asset reliability, lower operating costs, reduce risk and accelerate operational performance with our Predix platform and software solutions.GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www.ge.com/sites/default/files/15-000845%20EEO%20combined.pdf . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Locations: United States; Wisconsin; WaukeshaGE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.